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Las Asadas Restaurant

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356 Lee St, Des Plaines, IL 60016-4610
847-298-3393
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2016 via mobile

Great large steak burrito for a decent price, good and quick service, great business hours. Will be one of my regular stops.

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Thank Renegades B
Rotonda West, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2015

We have been going to La Posadita in Chicago for 30 years. Tony who we knew there, opened this restaurant in Des Plaines and it hasn't lost anything. Great Mexican food served fresh. Not sure why another reviewer said they microwave the food. Yes, they microwave the taco tortillas which is perfect for tacos. We live in Wisconsin but if... More 

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Thank Travelbound44
Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

Love this place... kind of grimy, but they serve up some delicious steak burritos and chile relleno tacos. Definitely the most authentic in the area.

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Thank Leo E
Chicago, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013 via mobile

We love this place... Been coming for years. I love the chicken burrito, hubby loves the steak. Its always busy and workers are friendly and helpful. Very authentic... never disappointed.

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Thank Lori H
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22 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2013

Walked in thought it would be decent but hostess unfriendly didnt say hi can i help you just stood there till I was ready to order three others walked in got the same treatment even one time she turned her back to them . tables I had to ask if they can clean it . Steak tacos we're dry wasn't... More 

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Thank Blktoy
Des Plaines, Illinois
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2013

I saw on Trip Advisor that this restaurant was highly recommended so I went there. It was not good, it was over priced and the cook put everything in the microwave. One of the worst meals I have ever eaten.

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Thank etapp24
Mount Prospect, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2013

I have not found another taco place around des plaines that has barbacoa, this is the only place that cooks it to perfection. It's flavorful and super tender, amazing tacos, sopes and burritos and it's not too crazy on you wallet either. I reccomend this place

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1 Thank lucas23
Libertyville, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2013

If you've got the taste for real authentic fast Mexican, this is the place. The place is a real hole in the wall, but the food is outstanding. Yum.

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Thank Steve G
Champaign, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2012

The food is great (typical burrito shack food done very well). The restaurant is shoehorned into a small building with only a few seats and a bathroom that you have to access through the kitchen. The sink for the bathroom is outside the toilet stall in the kitchen itself, and a cooler drains into the sink. There was a pile... More 

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Chicago
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2011

I've been coming to this place for years. Don't let the look of the building deter you. They make the best tacos, quesadillas and burritos around. All of the meat is very fresh and well cooked. Such a good flavor and Very authentic! You won't better food around!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    2 of 5 stars
Average prices
$20
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Good for
Dining on a budget
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 356 Lee St, Des Plaines, IL 60016-4610
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Des Plaines
  • Phone Number: 847-298-3393

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