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La Potosina

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3349 North Vermillion St, Danville, IL 61832
217 446-1596
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Excellent Mexican restaurant

We always enjoy both the food and the service. Is it the best I've had? No, but very good and an excellent value.

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 22, 2015
wamdist
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Danville, ill
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Danville, Illinois
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

Wonderful food, wait staff is excellent. Great atmosphere! Great place for a couple or for a group. They go out of their way to make your visit a good food experience,

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Illinois
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

Food is very good. Restaurant is clean. Wait staff are efficient and polite. Just wish staff were a little more friendlier (i.e. smile). Also, wish they would speak more English. Sometimes they will talk unfavorably about their customers in Spanish - which I do understand.

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Danville, ill
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

We always enjoy both the food and the service. Is it the best I've had? No, but very good and an excellent value.

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Danville, Illinois
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39 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

We ate there last night. The atmosphere is okay and it's clean and the service was good despite the crowds.. I had the #3, which consists of a taco, an enchilada and a chili relleno.. The taco and enchilada were all right, consisting mostly of some very good beef. The chili relleno was a disaster. the only bit of chili... More 

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Danville, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

We love "The Pot" so much! I could eat there every day. The endless chips and salsa are enough to fill you up. We've ordered several different food items and were never ever disappointed. Service is quick and friendly, restaurant is clean. Bathrooms are clean. We prefer the south location to the north. Food is just plain great!

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illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

We live close to the north site and eat there often, they recently moved to a new and bigger location. service is always fast and the food is consistently good, our favorite is the pechuga frita, We've never been dissapointed, portions are very generous. The south location is as good or better.

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Louisa, Kentucky
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015

My wife and I get snowed in on our way home . The food here was amazing.one of the best Mexican restaurants that I've ever been too. Great fajitas and my wife had chicken . If you are in Danville stop and try it out .

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Danville, Illinois
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3 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015

My family loves La Potosina, specially the one on gilbert location in Danville, IL we eat at least once or sometimes twice a week there, we wanted to try the other location which is on vermillion & it became a huge nightmare for us. 1. sorry to say but it was fact that employees/waitress were illiterature. I explained 10 times... More 

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Danville, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

Love Lapot. 2 locations in Danville. One location recently moved to a new bigger location just a few blocks from where it previously was located. New location on vermillion is bright decorated very nice with the same friendly staff that was at the formal BIG R location behind Red Lobster. Love the puchoga frita, enchiladas supreme and the fajitas. Great... More 

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Danville, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

They recently made a great decision to move to larger location. Their Quality and service are still as good if not better than their previous location.

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Address: 3349 North Vermillion St, Danville, IL 61832
Phone Number: 217 446-1596
Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Danville
Cuisine: Mexican

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  • Address: 3349 North Vermillion St, Danville, IL 61832
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Danville
  • Phone Number: 217 446-1596

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican

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