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Bien Trucha

410 W State St, Geneva, IL 60134
+1 630-232-2665
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good19%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“tacos” (106 reviews)
“guacamole” (75 reviews)
“arrachera” (8 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
410 W State St, Geneva, IL 60134
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had lunch at Bien Trucha on a Sunday afternoon. It was not very crowded and I was seated immediately with no reservation. Water, chips and refried beans come right away and are complimentary. Both are delicious, but the chips are the very fattening deep-fried variety....More

Thank Cord-69
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Specialty, "high end" Mexican food that didn't work for my wife and I, who both like Mexican food usually. Guacamole was good, but the tacos had a different/weird taste that we didn't care for. Very dark and small, so it is really hard to see...More

Thank FrankS83
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve been dining here for years and it’s still my number one place for fine Mexican dining. Pros: The food, the service, and definitely the cocktails. Cons: The small space. I wish they would expand. It would limit the sometimes horrible wait times, long lines.

Thank MJtwelve
Reviewed 5 January 2018

Bien Trucha gets a lot of publicity all around Chicago land area and it lives up. If you are hungry for some good upscale mexican and a good stiff drink or margarita, come here. All tacos are good, favorites are the pescado and the bien...More

Thank rmcunningham
Reviewed 5 January 2018

This every expanding gem in the heart of Geneva is a must visit for the adult food and beverage adventurer. Be aware of long waits during peak time, but it's worth it. Get there early and start with their Cazuelitas de Champinones. (wild mushrooms, chile...More

1  Thank Martha S
Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

Bien Trucha is one of our favorite Mexican restaurants, and it seems like it is for a lot of others as well! They do not take traditional reservations, I think they do a call ahead wait list, but generally if you go there before opening...More

1  Thank Dlgu32
Reviewed 16 December 2017 via mobile

Although I have been a Geneva resident for fourteen years, I have only just recently made it to Bien Trucha, and it certainly lived up to its reputation! We sat outside in the beautiful garden area on a summer night, and I felt as though...More

Thank Geneva_IllinoisJanet
Reviewed 14 December 2017

I'd heard the great reviews so went for lunch right when it opened at 11:30. The food was good and I knew it was pricey but I was really put off by how our server hustled us out the door in only 45 minutes. She...More

Thank elaineking2017
Reviewed 10 November 2017

So I have the inside scoop... They by far have some of the best foods I have ever tasted!!! The menu is very different but OMG is the food amazing, and amazing doesn't even cover it! I can't suggest just one thing because they are...More

Thank Cyndee C
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Just had an outstanding meal. Cocktails are excellent, music is excellent. Go with a crowd, get a variety of tacos and share. Reservations for large parties only, otherwise plan to wait in line but it's worth it.

Thank debbogs
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Questions & Answers
27 August 2017|
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Response from Katie N | Reviewed this property |
If you mean does it have a kids menu, the answer is no, so if your kids will eat the regular adult menu items, then it IS kid friendly.
8 February 2016|
Response from Tina M | Reviewed this property |
They are closed on Sundays. Trip Advisor will not let me post their web site, but it's the name of the restaurant.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 410 W State St, Geneva, IL 60134
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Geneva
  • Phone Number: +1 630-232-2665
  • E-mail
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