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Sergio's Mexican Restaurant

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1400 S 16th St, Herrin, IL
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11:00 - 22:00
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Hours:
Sun 10:00 - 22:00
Mon - Wed 11:00 - 22:00
Thu - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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15 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 January 2016 via mobile

Sergio's is wonderful. The food tastes great and always comes out quickly. The staff have always been kind, prompt, and thorough. My favorites are the Sergio Burrito, Cheese filled Chile Relleno, and Sergio Gold Margarita. It's hard to find a good chile relleno but Sergio's delivers the best in the area.

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Thank Brady S
Herrin, Illinois
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104 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2016

Little nervous about the food. Found restaurant to be a little dirty and glasses were not clean. Staff was friendly but questioned how well they were trained.

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Thank mw5five
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2015 via mobile

My wife and I had a Saturday dinner there. There was an older gentleman who was singing karaoke for some odd reason. Our door came & normally the fajitas are good, but this time they were disgusting. It will be awhile before I go back.

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Thank Michael W
IL
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28 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 April 2015

What makes this place awful is the drunken owner who screams at customers if you don't order correctly, and he doesn't understand English even when he's sober!!!

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Thank PJFL
Jonesboro, IL
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2014

We really enjoy going to Sergio's. The atmosphere is great and the food is excellent. It is always a treat to go there.

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Thank Linda J
Chicago, Illinois
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86 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2014

This food is pretty good! Chips come out fresh and hot! Chicken chimichanga is always my go-to and it never fails! Good atmosphere and friendly staff

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Thank ILimplant
Herrin, Illinois
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78 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2014

This restaurant is just down the street from where I live and we visit a few times a year. The food is pretty good and portions are substantial. The atmosphere is what I would call "kitchy" Mexican. The decorations are over done but it can be a fun atmosphere. Cleanliness leaves a bit to be desired but we still keep... More 

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Thank Dan E
Marion, Illinois
2 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 June 2014

Excellent food,never disappointed. Service fair to good. Decor definitely authentic. Prices are good & staff are friendly.

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Thank Foodie48836
The Netherlands
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 May 2014

food is great, service awesome..prices super reasonable...the times we have gone there we have had excellent service,, will return

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 May 2014 via mobile

I am always pleased when dining at Sergio's. Anything with steak is my favorite. My family prefers the chicken though.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1400 S 16th St, Herrin, IL
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Herrin
Description
Phone is 618-942-8085. Locally owned by the Mendes-Rodriquez family who immigrated from the Mexican town of Jesús María, Jalisco as covered by the local newspaper The Southern. Solid Tex-Mex with a great atmosphere. Very festive/ranchero themed with sports on the TV and a lively family/community scene. Outdoors patio. Good service and prices. Unfortunately no mole but otherwise a large menu. I recommend the "molcajete" with red sauce dish. Their original location is in Murphysboro, Illinois with a third location at Marion, Illinois.

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