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Tacos El Norte

2122 W Algonquin Rd, Lake in the Hills, IL 60156-1370
+1 847-458-4777
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good40%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“guacamole” (6 reviews)
“tacos” (9 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Spanish
2122 W Algonquin Rd, Lake in the Hills, IL 60156-1370
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Reviewed 11 February 2018

We tried this after someone recommended it. Was actually really good and really decent priced. Ambiance is not as nice as El Molino but would rather come here than go to El Molino for Mexican food. Good local place to go to.

Reviewed 30 January 2018 via mobile

Stopped in one hot day. The place was exceptionally warm inside. I asked the women behind the counter if the air was on. She said she didn't know. I saw the line cooks sweating and wiping their foreheads with their ungloved hands, and continuing garnishing...More

Thank eagle4120
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Authentic Mexican fare. Varied menu,quick and inexpensive. Our go to for Mexican take out for many years.

Thank catiedje
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

The staff is very friendly. Varied menu selections with individual items or combinations available. The food is very tasty. The prices happen to be reasonable. Be sure have horchata to drink with your meal. Our go to place for a great meal.

Thank n82mk
Reviewed 23 May 2017

This little neighborhood restaurant feels like home cooking. It's clean, simple food in a warm and friendly environment. Seriously, their chicken soup could win an award.

Thank mabruski
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Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

Great Customer Service! As soon as Andrea Clocked in she took over. She offered us Chips and Salsa with our Guacamole. Offered the Salsa to go along. Juan or Jose, the cook Made my Torta de MiLAnesa and it was the best Ive tried for...More

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Reviewed 23 April 2017

We went for a late lunch - around 3 or 3:30. The tables were dirty. There were 2 employees sitting at the counter talking. We each ordered a margarita and it was really bad. It was strange, they had a yellow-green color towards the bottom...More

Thank seabsct111
Reviewed 24 February 2017

The wife and I wanted to go some where for a quick meal, so we tried it out, our oldest daughter said the food was good and the meal was inexpensive, so we tried it. She was correct, good authentic food at a cheap price

Thank markpcramer
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

We eat here a lot. Mostly takeout. They are always on point. I always have the carne asada. It's amazing. My husband order different every time. He always loves it. The tacos are great. Their chips and salsa are fantastic.

Thank Jbelle6
Reviewed 16 December 2016

Real authentic mexican food. Burrito Suizo is my favorite. Skirt steak dishes are also very good. Never had a bad meal here. Great prices. Friendly staff.

Thank Sharyn M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 AM
11:00 AM - 9:00 AM
11:00 AM - 9:00 AM
11:00 AM - 9:00 AM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2122 W Algonquin Rd, Lake in the Hills, IL 60156-1370
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Lake in the Hills
  • Phone Number: +1 847-458-4777
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