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Taqueria Toluca

820 10th St, Waukegan, IL 60085-7410
+1 847-244-7851
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  • Excellent14%
  • Very good86%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
20 Nov 2016
“Just the dive you are looking for”
3 Jan 2014
“Best meal after 9pm”
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Latin, Mexican, Spanish
820 10th St, Waukegan, IL 60085-7410
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Reviewed 20 November 2016

Great little dive taqueria. We come here sometimes when we are on our way to the Genesee Theater. They are quick, inexpensive, authentic, satisfying and delicious. My favorites include the Tostada de Ceviche and the Carne Asada Taco. They do a really tasty Ceviche. It...More

Thank Hpmicks
Reviewed 3 January 2014

Taqueria was delicious, and a great choice if you are looking to get food after 9 pm (only take out after 9pm). Everything on the menu was under $11.99 and the portions were large. I got the Tacos de Barbacoa the tacos were enjoyable. The...More

1  Thank nmjosiah
Reviewed 29 July 2012

Taqueria Toluca provided a fantastic experience. The Huevos con nopales (Cactus and eggs) was by and far one of the better meals I have had in recent memory. Substantial portions and definitely priced right - 6.99. Fresh ingredients - cucumber, avocado, red onion and tomato....More

1  Thank maverickdirk
Reviewed 14 May 2012

They have so many choices of Tacos and it was on 1.75 for one taco that was REAL, real meat real corn tortilla and cilantro and onion with lime. BETTER then paying for Taco Bell. I had El Pastor- Cecina, Arrerecha, and Asada. Delicious. I...More

1  Thank fran m
Reviewed 27 March 2012

Very good food and not your standard Taco Dishes. Liked the Chicken in Mole Sauce and also the whole Catfish. Prices are reasonable and "outstanding, friendly" service! Now this is not your romantic getaway place but it is very nice and very busy (Saturday 7:00PM)...More

Thank MeinhardG
Reviewed 19 July 2011

I visited Toluca on Washington at 1pm on a Saturday and it was PACKED. No parking, screaming children running wild... The food was well worth it. We were immediately brought chips and four different salsas, my favorites were the green salsa (cilantro, lime, tomatillos) and...More

Thank Flat_Earther
Reviewed 10 March 2008

As far as taquerias go (and there are plenty to choose from in Waukegan), Toluca is the best due to its extensive menu (including plenty of vegetarian options), quick service and ambience/live entertainment. My husband always gets the burrito al pastor, and I have tried...More

2  Thank Vicsite
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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Average prices
US$5 - US$12
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 820 10th St, Waukegan, IL 60085-7410
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Lake County  >  Waukegan
  • Phone Number: +1 847-244-7851
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