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La Bamba

1731 S Macarthur Blvd, Springfield, IL 62704-4027
+1 217-698-5945
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good55%
  • Average9%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible9%
13 Mar 2018
“Just passing through!”
6 Sep 2017
“Tasty cheap eats”
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Mexican, Fast food
1731 S Macarthur Blvd, Springfield, IL 62704-4027
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Reviewed 14 March 2018

This is a good place to eat. Period! Of course I always order the big burrito. Its fun to watch them assemble it then warm it up on the griddle. Hum? Now I'm hungry for one. If your going to stop here please pick up...More

Thank Rodger L
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Open late and the Torta sandwiches are the bomb. they have burritos as big as your head. Homemade horchata and lemonade.

Thank Lily1912
Reviewed 4 September 2016

Like Mexican food ? You'll really like La Bamba. The sign says burritos as big as your head. You better believe it. A friend and I stopped for lunch and I ordered a small for her and a large for me. They're prepared right in...More

Thank Les E
Reviewed 16 March 2016

I had been craving this place for a while and finally got to get some great Burritos. Their motto is "Burritos as big as your head".

Thank SusanJ1417
Reviewed 6 January 2016

Typical Mexican food designed for Gringo tastes. Food was good but nothing exceptional. The dining area was "fast food" spartan and lacked the usually festive Mexican ambiance.

Thank Martel2016
Reviewed 19 December 2015

How often can you eat at a restaurant that serves burritos as big as your head? Not a question that comes up all that often. But if you find yourself in Springfield, IL you might want to ask that question and then go to La...More

Thank Daniel K
Reviewed 12 April 2015

Great Mexican options. Specialty is burritos, but all meals we have had are great. We love their refried beans. They even have chilled horchata if you like that.

Thank Dawnie_Bird
Reviewed 19 January 2015

Also known as "Burritos as big as your head", this is quick, but authentic Mexican food. The prices are reasonable and the portions are large. This is one of the few places in Springfield to have a late night sit down meal on weekends. They...More

Thank Chris L
Reviewed 27 December 2014 via mobile

Maybe i was there on an off day because i was not impressed at all. The rice was very dry and my charizo was way over cooked. I.e. nothing had any moisture to it left. I also thought the prices were extremely high and I...More

Thank Userguym
Reviewed 25 June 2014

Ok, I am from CA and the Mexican food in Springfield is terrible...but there is hope! If you want real Mexican food, with fresh ingredients made to order...this is the place. The steak burritos is totally awesome smothered with their homemade sauce. I get the...More

Thank AuntieSusie
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 3:00 AM
11:00 AM - 3:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1731 S Macarthur Blvd, Springfield, IL 62704-4027
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Springfield
  • Phone Number: +1 217-698-5945
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