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le mex

930 W Custer Ave, Pontiac, IL 61764-1067
+1 815-844-4564
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Overview
  • Excellent40%
  • Very good39%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
3 Aug 2016
“Good and fast”
3 days ago
“Great Fathers Day Dinner”
Open Now
11:00 - 21:00All hours
CUISINES
Mexican
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
930 W Custer Ave, Pontiac, IL 61764-1067
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1 - 10 of 23 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great service and food at La Mex. I had the Peach Margarita and the nachos supreme. Loved both of them. Always a great option in Pontiac.

Thank erica_gen1
Reviewed 20 October 2016

I enjoy the food and the staff is friendly. I never know what night the specials are, but if they have one when I am in I consider it.

Thank Dan R
Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

Staff were efficient and kind. The fajitas were generous in portion and fed two of us to satisfaction. My wife and I both remarked at how exceptionally clean the restaurant was. Side point: some one put a tremendous amount of work into their handmade chairs...More

Thank Brian F
Reviewed 3 August 2016

We dine here frequently, generally having camerones rancheros, chicken quesadilla dinner, chicken chimichanga -- and the food is always good! Service is excellent, and especially Luis and Oscar couldn't be friendlier or more accommodating. Each meal starts with chips and salsa -- some of the...More

Thank joewillie1268
Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

I'm from Texas and the Mexican food is way different there! LA mex is ok! Not one of my favorites but we go occasionally, it's extremely expensive! The service is always outstanding! I love the chips and salsa, a little dark in the restaurant and...More

Thank crystal a
Reviewed 26 March 2016 via mobile

Service was friendly and good. Food came right away. Salsa was good, chips just ok. Tacos however were excellent. We had the steak and carnita tacos. Seasoned very well. Soft corn shells were great. Rice and beans avg. We would definitely hot this place again...More

Thank miles2404
Reviewed 24 March 2016

Everytime I walk in, I am always greeted with a smile and a friendly hello. The fajitas are always sizzling when brought out, the shrimp Quesadas are phenomenal and my favorite... Pork chimi! Huge and will fill you up. But one cannot leave without their...More

Thank rposhard
Reviewed 21 March 2016

The food is traditional Tex/Med and good. The service was attentive and quick. Atmosphere was bright and cheery, very typical of a Mexican restaurant. Prices are reasonable. If you're looking for Mexican food you won't go wrong here.

Thank gdagesse
Reviewed 23 January 2016 via mobile

I was impressed with Le Mex. very good Mexican food for being in such a little Illinois town. Very friendly staff and nice and clean establishment.

Thank HotelQualityControl
Reviewed 21 December 2015

Staff is friendly and food great. Burritos and Margareta make a wonderful meal for lunch or dinner. Very busy with locals and that is a good sign

Thank Dan R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 930 W Custer Ave, Pontiac, IL 61764-1067
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Pontiac
  • Phone Number: +1 815-844-4564
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