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Mixteca

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1390 S. Eastwood Drive, Woodstock, IL
815-334-8460
Today
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations

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Visitor rating
  • 30
    Excellent
  • 11
    Very good
  • 2
    Average
  • 0
    Poor
  • 4
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Muy Bueno!!!

This is a great spot!!! Especially if you like handcrafted, hi quality Margaritas of different varieties!! Cory and AJ, behind the bar, Rock!! Just had the grilled fish tacos, which were phenomenal!!' Will be back on my next trip to Woodstock.

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 5, 2015
Jack D
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Austin, Texas
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Austin, Texas
Senior Contributor
30 reviews 30 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

This is a great spot!!! Especially if you like handcrafted, hi quality Margaritas of different varieties!! Cory and AJ, behind the bar, Rock!! Just had the grilled fish tacos, which were phenomenal!!' Will be back on my next trip to Woodstock.

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Chicago, Illinois
Senior Contributor
43 reviews 43 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2015

I never would have stopped here except a friend recommended it. This is a cozy, slightly upscale, visually pleasing, good service, great food mexican restaurant. The portion sizes are a bit inconsistent between different dishes. I've eaten here three times now and had slightly small, just right, and I'm overstuffed experiences on three different meals - but spent about the... More 

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Langston, Ok
Senior Contributor
46 reviews 46 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

I chose this restaurant because of its great rating. It was good but nothing more. My benchmark is a chicken chimichanga and this one missed the mark. The chicken tasted like it was barbequed and the seasoning was bland.

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Cary, Illinois
Senior Contributor
32 reviews 32 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

This was my wife and my first visit to Mixteca, while it's nothing fancy from the outside; part of a strip mall, we found the restaurant to be clean, the service and food excellent, and the portions generous. My wife had the fish tacos and I had a special; chicken fajitas with portobello mushrooms. We thought it just a bit... More 

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2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

Great place! Hidden jewel. Great margaritas! Service good. I never order chicken, but decided to try special and very happy I went out of my norm. Cant wait to go back and try more!

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Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

We had a great dinner at Mixteca. I had the fish tacos and my hubby had the steak burrito. We both enjoyed our meals and I especially enjoyed my Don Julio Margarita. Loved theat they served Flan for dessert and was happy that I didn't eat too many chips so that I still had room for it. We will definitely... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Spectacular specials both on the margarita and food menu. Must tries include guacamole, ceviche and shrimp/chorizo tacos. Expect a 20 minute wait for a table at dinner time on the weekends.

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woodstock, IL
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18 reviews 18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

You couldn't get a better meal unless you were in Mexico, The owner and her mother make everything from scratch, so you sure to have a fresh meal experience. And don't forget the Margareta's. Each one is made to order by their highly skilled bartenders. They have over 100 top notch tequila to chose from. The absolute best anywhere. I've... More 

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PA
Top Contributor
107 reviews 107 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Expensive and average. Even though the reviews for this place are good... we don't see it. Food was average and not very authentic. Better Mexican in downtown Woodstock.

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Jacksonville, FL
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178 reviews 178 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

Mexican in Chicagoland? I am a Chicago area native transplanted in Jacksonville, Florida. Until I remembered that Rick Bayless ran two of the best Mexican places in the USA in downtown Chicago, I had not planned to eat here. BIG MISTAKE!! We got here at 6:00pm and found the only open table. The menu is loaded with mind-boggling choices and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1390 S. Eastwood Drive, Woodstock, IL
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Woodstock
  • Phone Number: 815-334-8460

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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