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La Casa de Isaac Mexican Restaurant

431 Temple Ave, Highland Park, IL 60035-1428
+1 847-433-5550
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good32%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“enchiladas” (10 reviews)
“guacamole” (11 reviews)
“chorizo” (3 reviews)
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10:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
$$ - $$$
431 Temple Ave, Highland Park, IL 60035-1428
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Reviewed 9 November 2017

Keeping this brief: My friend enticed me to try La Casa de Isaac one evening; I had my doubts...but boy am I glad we came. I've had plenty of Mexican food and plenty of kosher and kosher-style food; I could not imagine how the two...More

1  Thank George B
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

It was a nice evening sitting outside at Casa de Isaac. The skinny margaritas were excellent. The salsa and ceviche were also very good. The main course of tacos was a little disappointing - they weren't as flavorful as anticipated. The service was rushed, the...More

Thank Schmooglet
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Great guac, margaritas, and traditional Mexican fare. My friend loves Isaac Mother's favorite salmon enchiladas, but I haven't been daring enough to try them.

1  Thank Jeannelb
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

This charming restaurant has my favorite burritos - the vegetarian Burritos Compestre. Other favorites are the fish tacos and Mama's Enchiladas. The recipes come from Mexico, and the decor makes me feel as if I'm there. In nice weather you can sit outside. For religious...More

1  Thank Miriam S
Reviewed 26 June 2017

Authentic mexican food. Service was prompt and friendly. Slightly off the beaten path but certainly worth the trip. Will definitely return.

1  Thank Lisa I
Reviewed 8 May 2017

A friend and I went here for lunch on May 5!! Yes, you know what day that is. Anyway, we had a wonderful afternoon with delicious food. We both ordered Isaac's Mother's Favorite Enchiladas, and they were just so tasty. We ate everything on our...More

1  Thank Mary_Goes_West
Reviewed 4 May 2017

I always enjoy eating at either of the two locations run by two brothers who are dedicated to giving you the best---the food at Casa de Issac is always delicious! One of my favs is the vegetable burrito....doesn't sound good? It is delicious! Also love...More

1  Thank MJPapich
Reviewed 28 April 2017

The food was outstanding. Way above average for Mexican Restaurants. My wife has a garlic allergy, and they were able to accomodate that, and give her a meal she enjoyed. I opted for the Isaac's Mother's Favorite Enchiladas ( the Enchiladas De Pato ) duck...More

1  Thank Alan F
Reviewed 5 April 2017

They actually have two locations on the North Shore, one in Highland Park and this one in Highwood. Plenty of street parking in downtown Highwood for this location. I have never had to make reservations here over the years, although it can get busy in...More

1  Thank GlenSco19
Reviewed 11 February 2017

The food here is amazing! We just returned from Mexico. We strongly feel that Casa de Issac had better more authentic food. The service is great too. We try to eat there at least twice a month. The owner is a great guy and you...More

1  Thank Tod N
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 431 Temple Ave, Highland Park, IL 60035-1428
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Lake County  >  Highland Park
  • Phone Number: +1 847-433-5550
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