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Dos Reales Mexican Restaurant

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1407 N Prospect Ave, Champaign, Champaign-Urbana, IL 61820-2536
+1 217-351-6879
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11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:30
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Dallas, North Carolina
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26 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We love this place! Always great food with fast and friendly service. Try the chicken , steak and shrimp fajitas they are wonderful. If you like guacamole they have the best.

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Thank Catherine B
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

The choices are good, as is the service. We have dined at this location several times. This was my favorite place to go when they made their tamales in house. It seems that they no longer do tgat. The food is served hot and with a smile. Still one of the better restaurants in the area, for Mexican food.

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Thank Denise S
Champaign-Urbana, Illinois
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

Very attentive to the groups's needs--one person in our party didn't realize there were onions in her tacos, so asked to be taken out, only had to wait briefly and the server was so gracious about it. Even the manager came to make sure she was happy, and technically it was her own fault! Food was delicious and perfectly cooked!... More 

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Farmington, Michigan
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46 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2016

Very extensive menu including vegetarian options. Efficient and friendly service and moderate prices at this casual restaurant. The crew at this restaurant make you feel very welcome.

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1 Thank bill c
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016

The chicken here is great...get it in everything, especially the enchiladas with salsa verde. Service attentive and food arrives very quickly.

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Thank Kris H
Jacksonville, Illinois
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112 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2016

Had lunch here and the menu is extensive. We were greeted quickly at the door and the host had us seated within minutes. Like most Mexican places we had the chips and sauce before the meal order. We had lunch, included rice, beans, chili rellano, taco, gauc side all for less than $6.00. Food is served fresh and hot. The... More 

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Springfield, Virginia
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32 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

A solid Mexican find, the Arroz con Pollo and burritos were fantastic, even for a picky Californian. Service was terrific and food was a great value. On our regular rotation list and definitely recommend!

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Champaign, Illinois
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016

Dos Reales has served the Champaign-Urbana area as an outstanding Mexican Restaurant for many years. It seems like we have an abundance of Mexican Restaurants in the Champaign-Urbana area now that we did not have years ago when Dos Reales opened it's doors. When I think of or when I want a great Mexican lunch or dinner I first think... More 

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Carrier Mills, Illinois, United States
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57 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

We live in southern Illinois where we have a few Mexican restaurants to choose from. However, the service isn't always the best. We found this to be the opposite of Dos Reales! Everybody was super friendly, from the hostess to the waiter. My husband got a fajita chimichanga and it was huge! My nachos supreme were big as well. Everything... More 

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United States
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202 reviews
127 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016

I'll tell you what, I have never seen faster-walking, harder working wait staff. They were amazing! The food was good, quick, and the portions were large. Definitely coming back!

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Thank Gozzies

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Television
Good for
Cheap Eats, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:30
Saturday
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1407 N Prospect Ave, Champaign, Champaign-Urbana, IL 61820-2536
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Champaign-Urbana  >  Champaign
  • Phone Number: +1 217-351-6879

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?