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Tacos El Norte

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213 S Rand Rd, Lake Zurich, IL 60047-2281
847-726-9114
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9:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner

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  • 25
    Very good
  • 2
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  • 3
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Best Mexican food EVER!

Best Mexican food! Always delicious, staff is very friendly and the food comes out quick! Prices are very reasonable. Definitely have the guacamole!

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 30, 2015
Elizabeth P
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Lake Zurich, Illinois
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Lake Zurich, Illinois
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW via mobile

Best Mexican food! Always delicious, staff is very friendly and the food comes out quick! Prices are very reasonable. Definitely have the guacamole!

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Barrington, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

Last evening I went to Taco El Norte with my daughter, son-in-law, and two Grandchildren age 20 and 16.. Other than one duplicate meal, everyone had something different. We were seated immediately, and our server promptly took our drink order, and brought us 2 servings of Chips, salsa, and avacato dips, to munch on while we studied our menu's. I... More 

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Detroit, MI
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28 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015 NEW

Whenever I travel to Lake Zurich, I make a stop here. It's in the corner of a little strip mall right next to the Holiday Inn. Had someone not told me about it, I would've missed it. Yummy Mexican food and reasonably priced. Chips and guacamole are delicious!!

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North Barrington, Illinois
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36 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015 NEW

We grab their tacos for takeout. Great staff, yummy tacos, at the right price. Deceptively small from the outside, a lot of seating on the inside.

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Lake Zurich, Illinois
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

LOVE this food LOVE this restaurant.....True authentic Mexican Food..This place is tucked away in the corner of a strip mall, but once you find it you'll keep going back... .Ole'

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

Love Tacos El Norte. Being from Tucson, in always on the lookout for great Mexican food. And this place delivers! Great, supper fast service. Tasty margaritas. Reasonable prices and good, fresh food. It's the whole package!

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PA
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54 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

I visit the area a couple times a year, and always get take out from Tacos El Norte. Sometimes we order take out for family gatherings, and everyone gets their favorite meals. They will spice things up or down, as requested, adjust ingredients as well. LOVE their guacamole! Reasonable prices and great, hard working staff. There are several good Mexican... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015

We LOVE Mexican food and found this place based on reviews on here. Bland food $40 for 2 meals Salsa too spicy for kids to consume Would not recommend this place to anyone.

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Barrington, Illinois
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250 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

Lived in the area for quite a while but have never been to this restaurant until recently. Too bad for me. It is very good. The food is very reasonably priced and the service was pleasant. Can't ask for much more. We'll go back soon. The chorizos tacos were just superb.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

Great Mexican food friendly service and drinks are affordable .you can always ask for something not on the menu and they will make it no broblem .the dinning area needs a little help but over all a good place for dinner

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Additional Information about Tacos El Norte

Address: 213 S Rand Rd, Lake Zurich, IL 60047-2281
Phone Number: 847-726-9114
Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Lake County  >  Lake Zurich
Open Hours:
Sunday 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisine: Mexican

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 213 S Rand Rd, Lake Zurich, IL 60047-2281
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Lake County  >  Lake Zurich
  • Phone Number: 847-726-9114

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?