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El Famous Burrito

3210 Belvidere Rd, Waukegan, IL 60085-6018
+1 847-782-1877
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good45%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“burrito” (8 reviews)
“rice” (2 reviews)
Open Now
08:00 - 22:00All hours
Mexican, Latin, Fast food, Spanish
3210 Belvidere Rd, Waukegan, IL 60085-6018
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Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

It's a bit pricey but it is very good ! My mom constantly wants to eat here. Good portions and very fast. They have a drive thru available.

Thank alexis1121
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

I had heard a lot about this place don I decided to try it. I wss very disappointed with the chicken burrito. Maybe I hit team wrong order, I didn't knew, but it was not what I expected. The fries however were very hot and...More

Thank MandM S
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

Fresh food. Tasty. Authentic. Highly recommended. When you see many Mexicans gather to eat you know it's good food. Clean and well maintained. Not fancy, but excellent food.

Thank Islandboy999
Reviewed 23 March 2017

Stopped here after a show at the Waukegan. Genesee theatre. Had two steak burritos. And a couple tacos. Not too bad.

Thank seanyy11
Reviewed 1 February 2017

I loved the fact that this restaurant has a drive through option (which I chose). The only problem is that you have to have cash on you. They do not accept credit cards....

Thank Anna G
Reviewed 23 June 2016

This no frills place serves up one of the best burrito's in Waukegan area. I usually get the steak burrito, it's excellent! The chips & salsa seem to be homemade along with everything else I've had incl the guacamole. Keep up the great work!

Thank radsrusChicago
Reviewed 25 March 2016 via mobile

I get down to Waukegan every so often and try to eat here. This is the enchilada plate with one each of beef, pork and chicken enchiladas. The rice fell short on a true Mexican rice but everything else was up to par. Worth the...More

Thank Jerry S
Reviewed 28 October 2015 via mobile

First of all when I walked in everything was nice and clean. The staff there was very helpful and knew what was on their menu. The food didn't take as long as no as I thought it would. Food was great had a good time...More

Thank WilliamY170
Reviewed 27 September 2015 via mobile

Over all food is good , the cash only is a little bit of an inconvenience , eat at this place for awhile I just wish the items will get a bit bigger and hold the price down some

Thank lmonchis
Reviewed 19 January 2015 via mobile

Amazing! We came to Chicago to visit friends and they brought us here for lunch. Loved it! Had the fajitas and they were awesome.

Thank LadyElaine1991
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3210 Belvidere Rd, Waukegan, IL 60085-6018
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Lake County  >  Waukegan
  • Phone Number: +1 847-782-1877
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