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El-Farol

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6136 S Archer Rd, Summit Argo, IL 60501-1647
708-563-1022
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  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 stars
The Best Short Order Mexican Food in Chicagoland

I have been visiting El Faro for over 20 years. It's gone from being a great 24 hour post-party late evening or early morning treat to a nostalgic lunch or dinner. I go for the enormous Combo Burritos (Pastor and Steak) in extra crispy tortillas, the pickled jalapenos and carrots, and the salsas... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed December 7, 2014
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Chicago, Illinois
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Central Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015

The best steak burrito I've ever eaten! Old, but very clean place. It's a bit out of the way, but worth the drive.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

I have been visiting El Faro for over 20 years. It's gone from being a great 24 hour post-party late evening or early morning treat to a nostalgic lunch or dinner. I go for the enormous Combo Burritos (Pastor and Steak) in extra crispy tortillas, the pickled jalapenos and carrots, and the salsas. I've had burritos all over the U.S.... More 

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Bridgeview, Illinois
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2009

Football burritos

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 6136 S Archer Rd, Summit Argo, IL 60501-1647
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Summit Argo
  • Phone Number: 708-563-1022

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?