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Elbarrio Restaurant

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336 N Independence Blvd, Romeoville, IL 60446-1816
(815) 372-1100
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11:00 am - 8:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 6:30 pm
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 8:30 pm

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Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Delicious, fresh, affordable

This placed is packed at lunch time, and its because the food is prepared right in front of you, fresh, delicious, and well-priced. Large portions, friendly service, and great location.

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
JoeB1KnoB
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Calhoun, Georgia
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Calhoun, Georgia
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This placed is packed at lunch time, and its because the food is prepared right in front of you, fresh, delicious, and well-priced. Large portions, friendly service, and great location.

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Lockport, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Discovered Elbarrio a few months back. Best Tacos around, hands down. All food is prepared fresh (by the owners and family) and feels like I am eating in a friends kitchen! Preparation of the dishes takes a while, but keep in mind - whether you order a SOPE or Bistek Mexicana - it is all freshly made from scratch! Two... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2015

I was hooked on my first try. This is where Real People go for Mexican food. It's small and clean, very friendly and accommodating server and order taker. And the prices are reasonable. 5 Stars!!

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Thank Geri W
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015

Authentic, tasty, generous portions of food. GREAT salsa, This is where you go when you know good Mexican food! It's a small, mom-and-pop place, and you will DEFINITELY make this your weekly takeout spot.

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Romeoville, Illinois
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

They have wonderful authentic food. The people who work there are the nicest people i have ever met in the restaurant industry!

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Jacksonville, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 229 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2013

I was just looking for a decent place to eatnd wandered in here. not much to look at from the outside, and the inside isn't upscale or anything but clean and neat. The food however was super. These guys prepare the food like a much more expensive restaraunt. The food was no kidding like the pictures omn the wall. It... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 336 N Independence Blvd, Romeoville, IL 60446-1816
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Romeoville
  • Phone Number: (815) 372-1100

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 6:30 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 8:30 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?