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Arandas Taqueria

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1721 E Oakton St, Des Plaines, IL 60018-2109
847-390-0899
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Des Plaines, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

A typical Taqueria with a walk up counter across from the grill, staff with limited English but passion for food, and a Mexican program playing on the TV. Another one of those places where Mexican nationals come to eat, so you know it's authentic. The Burrito with Carne Asada was excellent, if a touch salty. Horchata was very good as... More 

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Des Plaines, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015 via mobile

Not the place for a fancy dinner. But great authentic meals. I usually have the burritos of carne asada. It is great for a quick lunch

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2012

The food is excellent, and the prices are low. They bring out a thing with three different salsas. I imagine that I'll be eating there in September when we stay in Rosemont. I can't expect my wife and son to eat taqueria food more than once a day, so they can get dinner near the hotel, and I'll drive on... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2012

Arandas has great food with reasonable prices. Their lunch special starts at $4.25 and is delicious! I stopped eating Mexican food because I was tired of biting into the fat/grizzle part of the meat, but this place changed my mind. I have yet to experienced that here!!! Arandas is definitely the place I go for lunch.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Mexican
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1721 E Oakton St, Des Plaines, IL 60018-2109
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Des Plaines
  • Phone Number: 847-390-0899

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?