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Su Casa Mexican Restaurant

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Near North Side
Mexican, Southwestern
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49 E Ontario St, Chicago, IL 60611-2727
312-943-4041
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10:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Sat - Sun 10:30 am - 3:00 pm
Dining options: Drinks, Dinner, Lunch, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 33
    Excellent
  • 71
    Very good
  • 63
    Average
  • 26
    Poor
  • 22
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
A fun bar experience

We stopped in for a nightcap before heading back to our hotel. Su Casa is a quaint Mexican restaurant in busy downtown Chicago. It's a nice place to just relax. The bar was really fun, with a lively crowd and great service. I must say the tempranillo I ordered was a bit stale. I imagine they... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed May 25, 2015
larryd6578
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Geneva, Illinois
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  • Families with children
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Geneva, Illinois
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375 restaurant reviews
137 helpful votes 137 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

We stopped in for a nightcap before heading back to our hotel. Su Casa is a quaint Mexican restaurant in busy downtown Chicago. It's a nice place to just relax. The bar was really fun, with a lively crowd and great service. I must say the tempranillo I ordered was a bit stale. I imagine they don't get many orders... More 

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Lockport, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

We LOVED Su Casa and recommend to others if travelling to Chicago. I agree with Robert Felderman. If you want great food and atmosphere Su Casa is my choice for Mexican!

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Dubuque, Iowa
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126 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

Wow. Wanted Mexico atmosphere and food, hesitated after some write ups, but we were amazed at how great it is. I've traveled the world, with lots of time in Mexico, this was like being in country. My wife had ground beef enchiladas and me the shrimp (camarron) and beef fajitas. Food was hot, quality and well prepared. Bottomless soda, but... More 

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Found myself in Chicago Friday night without a reservation. Had the hungry family with me so didn't have a flexibility to wait till later. Settled on Su Casa based on a few reviews on Bing. Unfortunately I should have check Trip Advisor and made a different choice. There was a reason that when every other place was busy this place... More 

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Portugal
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

The restaurant has a ice decoration. The staff is very friendly. The margaritas are good and the main courses aspire a more elegant mexican cuisine.

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Manchester
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

This was our first visit by won't be our last. The staff were very friendly, the food was very good and it was good value for money.

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Chicago, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

Great location, festive decor and food that can't be beat make this one of our favorite stops in the city. The chips and salsa are tops and our lunch was served piping hot and was flavorful. We ordered sour cream and guacamole as extras and it really wasn't enough to share. Service was very good.

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Michigan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

We tried to go to a place that was highly recommended on Ontario Street, but the wait was 2 hours. While having a beer a bar waiting, I searched using my phone and found this place. We called and there was no wait. We walked over from the other place and were seated immediately. They have an extensive (and awesome)... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015 via mobile

I popped into Such Casa and was a bit disappointed with the service and food. I was given my bill without evening asking for it. I probably wouldn't come again.

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Saint Joseph, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

Left the Chicago Auto Show in -5 degrees Fahrenheit and walked from Millenium Station to look for a great place to eat. We were freezing and walked into Su Casa. They were so welcoming! They have a large margarita menu and their food menu was a good size. The margarita was probably the best I have ever had. The food... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 49 E Ontario St, Chicago, IL 60611-2727
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > Near North Side
  • Neighborhood: Near North Side
  • Phone Number: 312-943-4041

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 15 - 15
  • Cuisine: Mexican, Southwestern

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 am - 3:00 pm
Monday
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Saturday
10:30 am - 3:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?