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Los Ranchitos

4172 S Oakwood Ave, Geneseo, IL 61254-9300
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good25%
  • Average19%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible8%
Travelers talk about
“chicken” (3 reviews)
“steak” (2 reviews)
“salsa” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
4172 S Oakwood Ave, Geneseo, IL 61254-9300
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Reviewed June 27, 2018 via mobile

Arrived about 6:30 on a Wednesday night. About 20 cars in the parking lot, that was a good sign. I was greeted, and seated, immediately. The server asked for drink order, and returned promptly with a margarita, and glass of water as requested. The margarita...More

Thank MrCurmudgeon
Reviewed June 27, 2018

We caught the lunch hour specials and they were very good. I liked the salsa also. It is a very colorful restaurant with bright pictures and chairs. We were very warmly welcomed and I am ready to go back.

Thank peonyrose
Reviewed June 9, 2018 via mobile

We have been many times! We enjoy the diverse menu, and many authentic flavors. Very relaxed. Good spot to stop in if you are traveling by. Service is fast and friendly. Great to have them part of the community!

Thank Bruce_and_Valerie
Reviewed July 27, 2017

With a broad, authentic menu that includes beef, chicken, pork, and sea-food, bright and open atmosphere, and friendly staff, Los Ranchitos is a hidden gem in Geneseo. Margarita-night really brings out the locals! My personal favorite is the Los Ranchitos Chimichanga, beef or shrimp! Steaks...More

Thank Arnold T
Reviewed June 9, 2017 via mobile

What a surprise in Geneseo, Illinois! Great food and huge portions. Fast and friendly. I will return here!

Thank Dave H
Reviewed May 24, 2017 via mobile

Small, friendly restaurant has a nice variety of Mexican food. They also have a kids menu containing Mexican and American foods. Good service. Complimentary tortilla chips and salsa. Good for a date night or families.

Thank DLHTravel
Reviewed May 23, 2017

If you want a meal that tastes like it was prepared days before it was served then warmed up in a microwave here you go. The Los Ranchitis in Kewanee is very good. Seething is titight and everyone conversations can be heard.

Thank 348unhappy
Reviewed April 19, 2017

Very busy place alon I-80 in Geneseo Il. Food is pretty good. Great variety. They have beer and mixed drinks as well.

Thank drehman2017
Reviewed December 21, 2016

The atmosphere is a typical Mexican Rest. the food, is ok, not bad, nothing fabulous. The prices are way to high. My family of 4 without appetizers and only 2 sodas spent over $60 for dinner. Not a place we will go out of our...More

Thank Jen117213
Reviewed November 16, 2016 via mobile

Very salty. Doesn't taste fresh. It's hit or miss with decent service. When they are busy it's very loud in there.

Thank Chris R
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George K
June 27, 2017|
Response from DLHTravel | Reviewed this property |
It looks like their phone number is (309) 944-3445.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4172 S Oakwood Ave, Geneseo, IL 61254-9300
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Geneseo
phone (309) 944-3445
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