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English first
Aurora, Illinois
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36 reviews 36 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

You don't have to go to an upscale Mexican Restaurant to get excellent homemade Mexican food at an excellent price! The guacamole is homemade as you order it. The tacos and burritos are awesome! I'm a retired Aurora Police Officer and still go there with my family. I can never go back to Taco Bell or Chipotle because of the... More

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Geneva, Illinois
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14 reviews 14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

My kids and I stopped in for lunch. We all enjoyed the food--very fresh and not greasy. The salsa was delicious! Very nice staff.

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1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

I haven't had a better mexican food in the area, real mexican flavor..Will be back soon and often............

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Chicago, Illinois
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17 reviews 17 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2013

After living in Aurora for years a friend told me about Taqueria Muniz. It was less than two miles from my house! It instantly became our go to place for authentic Mexican. When you pull up you'll notice police cars and other local business cars. It's because everyone knows where the good food is. Once inside you'll sit down to... More

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Chicago, Illinois
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2013

My first time there. I'm in Aurora for a conference and wanted to eat some good mexican food. After reading the reviews from here, thought I'd give it a try. We went for dinner and they were not busy. I can see why, the food was very average. It is not worth it for the price! Chips were stale, food... More

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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2013

Had a wonderful cochinita pabil burrito and a large horchata. The place is not fancy but the food is very good. We started with the guacamole. The flavor was good but i prefer a chunkier guac than they offer. Theirs is a little too smooth for me. My wife had the queso fundido and would have liked a little more... More

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Chicago, Illinois
Top Contributor
336 reviews 336 reviews
268 restaurant reviews
102 helpful votes 102 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2013

I just ate here after a friend insisted. It does not look like much but it is AWESOME! Inspired: entire staff - each one went out of their way to be nice and helpful Pro: parking, location, all the food we ordered was amazing Con: zip - place is great! Return: I am counting the days till me return

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Aurora, Illinois
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16 reviews 16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2012

This is a family run Taqueria. The salsa and taco sauce are made fresh daily and are delicious. I'm not sure if I'm there for the meat or the salsa/sauce! The meat is seasoned and delicious. I would love to know how the chef does it. The meat has no gristle, fat etc. We have eaten here for approximately 2... More

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aurora,il
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2012

Second visit to this restaurant. Food is consistent. The tacos are great and very authentic with the cilantro and onions. The guacamole is creamy and a nice portion with chips. The flautas are crispy and very tasty. The atmosphere is very friendly and the service is great!

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Aurora, Illinos
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18 reviews 18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2012

I am from California and have an office in Aurora. I read about this place and asked our operations lady if she had heard about it. I showed her the reviews and we all decided to try it, this was four months ago, today we just had our third great lunch here. Good food with great flavor in a pleasant... More

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Additional Information about Taqueria Muniz

Address: 518 South Lake St, Aurora, IL
Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Aurora
Cuisine: Mexican

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