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Taco Hide Out

1256 W Berrien St, Galesburg, IL 61401-4228
+1 309-343-5610
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good16%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
6 days ago
“Great Mexican food”
6 Sep 2017
“A local favorite for years”
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1256 W Berrien St, Galesburg, IL 61401-4228
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

An old stand by in Galesburg. We have gone to John’s for years and years. Great comfort food. Great specials. Great service!!! Vicky M and Anita are awesome!! Jack greets everyone too and works his heart out in the kitchen. Try it you’ll like it.

Thank McMomn
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Jack and the crew have been feeding the locals for decades. It is one of the gems of Galesburg. It gets very busy sometimes so plan accordingly.

1  Thank Michael L
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Situated in a house that was changed into the restaurant this Mexican place serves great food! If you get there when they first open at 5 you'll see most of the tables filled. They are only open for supper Wednesday-Sunday and lunch on Fridays. You...More

1  Thank R5896YDcindya
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

Nestled in a residential neighborhood surrounded by rails, Taco Hideout is a legendary family-owned restaurant with reasonably priced delicious Mexican fare, great Margaritas and waitresses who run their legs off, but still give personalized service. It's the type of place where you can go alone...More

Thank lincolnbuff2
Reviewed 6 April 2017

Love this hole in the wall, gem of a place. Prices are very reasonable. I love when I can make it to the Hide out. Their flour tacos, beans and chips and their homemade sauce are the best!!!

Thank miniona l
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

The tacos here are absolutely awesome. Prices very reasonable, food very excellent. Will be back next time we are in Galesburg!

Thank Mjldly
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

Since I moved 50 miles from Taco Hideout in Galesburg, I plan my visits to Galesburg around the opening hours of Taco Hideout. I like that there are several options on the type of taco shell to choose from. Where I live now the only...More

1  Thank xtreme7
Reviewed 16 June 2016

If you only have time to eat at one restaurant, this is the place. They have the best tacos, enchiladas, and homemade hot sauce I've ever eaten--and yes I've eaten in Mexico. Don't let the location or outside deter you--it adds to the charm. Family...More

Thank Jane D
Reviewed 20 May 2016

Been eating her since the 60's. Left for 29 years and was grateful on my return that the Hideout survived. Same great Taste. Who wants Pizza anyway?

2  Thank Ron F
Reviewed 3 May 2016

This is one of the oldest and best mexican restaurants in town. The owner is very friendly and helpful. The taco's and enchilada's are very, very good. Also the bean dip

Thank Jerry T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 1:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1256 W Berrien St, Galesburg, IL 61401-4228
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Galesburg
  • Phone Number: +1 309-343-5610
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