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La Casa De Isaac & Moishe

2014 1st St, Highland Park, IL 60035-2406
+1 847-433-7400
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good54%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (2 reviews)
“enchiladas” (8 reviews)
“guacamole” (7 reviews)
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Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
2014 1st St, Highland Park, IL 60035-2406
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Reviewed 11 June 2016

This restaurant serves the usual Mexican fare, but it has interesting specials which enhances the dinning experience. The décor is traditional Mexican and is a very comfortable place to dine. Service is efficient and friendly.

Thank easyflier
Reviewed 18 May 2016

They actually have two restaurants in the area: this one in Highland Park and the other one not too far away in Highwood. If you are meeting people who have not been there before, make sure that they make sure which of the two places...More

Thank GlenSco19
Reviewed 3 May 2016

If you want real Mexican cusine, not your ordinary taco joint, this is the place to go. The food is fresh and delicious and the service is excellent in this family owned and operated gem. They are open for breakfast, lunch and dinner, and if...More

Thank Tuscanytour2014
Reviewed 9 February 2016

The food is pretty average. Last time I ordered steak tacos and the steak tasted a little strange and the meat what cut up in really big chunks. I do not find the flavor in their food authentic and find it overpriced for what it...More

Thank Jackie O
Reviewed 13 September 2015

I stared off with the sangria which I did not like. It should have been fruiter and was over iced and watery. I had the Rico Suave Steak, "Broiled hanger steak served with poblano cream sauce rice, garlic mashed potatoes and sauteed vegetables" It was...More

Thank bobs850
Reviewed 15 June 2015 via mobile

My husband & I just attended the Mariachi Divas concert at Ravinia Festival in Highland Park, IL. Google Maps directed us to Cafe de Isaac & Moishe when we told Google we wanted to enjoy Mexican food after the concert. We shared a delicious chicken...More

Thank RoMaWa
Reviewed 10 May 2015

Without a question this was the worst restaurant experience I have ever had. I have visited this restaurant three times. Each experience was horrendous. The first time I went with dear friends who had heard great things about the restaurant. I asked the waiter for...More

Thank Anthony D
Reviewed 9 January 2015

this is a great Restaurant that has been around for awhile closed on Friday at sundown and reopens at sundown Saturday so it works great in winter but a little late is the summer really great selection of Tequila and also good margaritas food is...More

Thank Donald S
Reviewed 9 December 2014

As I have said to my husband several times---somebody here really knows how to cook! Moshe tells me it was his brother, Israel this time. I tried their new dish, El Dorado----and it was wonderful! And beautiful! Lots of vegetables and delicious fish--- mahi mahi...More

Thank Suburbanmom123
Reviewed 19 August 2014

When we first moved to the area, everyone raved about this place. I have been several times with the same result. If a guest of mine wants to go then I will, as it isn't bad. But this is not my first choice. It is...More

Thank Joe R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$29 - US$31
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 PM - 3:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2014 1st St, Highland Park, IL 60035-2406
    (Elm Place)
  • Public Transportation: Metra Stop 2 blocks away, (Highland Park Stop)
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Lake County  >  Highland Park
  • Phone Number: +1 847-433-7400
  • E-mail
La Casa de Isaac and Moishe’s Restaurant is the second Mexican restaurant established in Highland Park by the Nava family from Huitzuco, Guerrero, Mexico. As family owned and operated establishments, the Nava family has brought some unique Mexican dishes to Chicago’s North Shore. Isaac’s Mother’s Favorite Enchiladas – a recipe developed by their mother, Florencia – continues to be a customer favorite. New specialty items are added continually with an emphasis on local favorites from their home region. The Nava family maintains a strong commitment and loyalty to the community by offering unique Mexican dishes with excellent service. They appreciate the support and patronage of their customers.
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