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Mean Weiner

532 Sheridan Rd, Highwood, IL 60040-1311
+1 847-433-3701
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good30%
  • Average13%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“tacos” (20 reviews)
“tortas” (4 reviews)
“italian beef” (5 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM Hours
Mexican, American, Fast food
532 Sheridan Rd, Highwood, IL 60040-1311
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I went here with my family, and I ordered a cheeseburger, and it was really good. It was much better than any burger from McDonald's. My sister got a taco, and I tried it, and it was also really good. The service is great, and...More

Thank Adam T
Reviewed 15 November 2017 via mobile

Found out many visit this spot for Mexican (fast) food. First time I️ visited I️ had enchiladas and wasn’t impressed. Second time I️ had tacos and they were very good. Fish and veggie tacos were tasty. Others I’ve eaten with like beef and shrimp too....More

Thank Judy S
Reviewed 29 September 2017

People raved about Taco Wednesday but not for us. The price went up to 1.95 each and had such meager meat portions and next to nothing in toppings. Two bite tacos and left hungry.Order taker/cashier seemed to be perturbed about questions even after telling her...More

Thank Nicki P
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

In an ocean of bland and generic fast food outlets, it is always refreshing to eat at locally owned food joints. Now, if you prefer gluten free, organic, tofu and such thus probably not the best choice for lunch. If you want good quality, full...More

Thank John R
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

I've visited this place twice now for quick a quick bite and both times have been pleasantly surprised. It can be quite busy, but turns over quickly and the food is a great buy for the money. The mean weiner and steak tacos are excellent...More

Thank pmr2
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

Saw this place on trip advisor and tried it. Trip Advisor came thru again! Had 3 tacos (at only $2.25 each, $1.50 on Tuesdays) and frankly, 2 would have been enough. The chorizo and pork were simply outstanding! The beef wasn't hamburger based, it was...More

Thank Bob M
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Can't find a place in NM that serves them :( On a recent round-the-West vacation, had a stop-over in Chicago, and after getting the rental car, our 1st stop was Mean Wiener for an Italian Beef. As great as always. Service great, prices still very...More

Thank Susan2904
Reviewed 7 March 2017 via mobile

Hey, who says you can't be called Mean Weiner and serve excellent Mexican food, a good Italian beef, and a variety of other stuff? My favorite is the chorizo quesadilla and the Hubbs enjoys the francheezie. We have had almost everything at one time or...More

Thank Humplov
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

Great dogs great tacos and surprisingly-- great philly cheese steaks! Who wooda thunk it. Greesy fries wifh a dollup of ketchup- fagetaboutit.

Thank JohnSpagnola
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Don't be deceived by the exterior appearance of this tasty little restaurant. The food is amazing. Their Tortas are fabulous!

Thank Denise Z
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 532 Sheridan Rd, Highwood, IL 60040-1311
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Lake County  >  Highwood
  • Phone Number: +1 847-433-3701
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