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TIA Maria's Mexican Restaurant - CLOSED

730 E State St, Geneva, IL 60134-2365
+1 630-232-9135
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good37%
  • Average23%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible0%
Mar 20, 2017
“Called Jose Maria's now.”
Sep 27, 2015
“Good value Mexican food”
Restaurant Hours Closed
730 E State St, Geneva, IL 60134-2365
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Reviewed March 20, 2017

I eat at this restaurant almost very week because it's simply the best in the area. The Chicken Chimichanga and Burrito Negro are superb. The service is great, and it's run like a little Mom and Pop restaurant - with personal care.

Thank Steve C
Reviewed September 27, 2015

The restaurant is now named Jose Maria's. Apparently the previous owner sold it to one of their waiters. Service is friendly and efficient. The Tacos Pastor were very well done. Presentation of the food (at least what we ordered) was above average for this type...More

Thank YojoaDon
Reviewed March 4, 2014

Always good food and good service. Previously called "Tia Maria's" they have full Mexican menu with delicious meals at very fair prices. Try not to fill up on the chips and salsa which is great and comes \with all meals.

Thank mfcantlon
Reviewed February 23, 2014

While not gourmet, Jose Maria's is more accessible than the trendy Bien Trucha (also in Geneva). Expect a more family friendly atmosphere from this more traditional, compact Mexican restaurant. The staff are young, attentive and anxious to please. The owners are welcoming and take care...More

Thank Dan C
Reviewed October 8, 2013

Tia Maria's is, as of springtime 2013, out of business. There is a new Mexican restaurant in its place.

1  Thank Smythe77654
Reviewed December 8, 2012

Tripadvisor: This restaurant is now called Jose Maria's. Please update! My family has always been big fans of Tia Maria's. We had eaten there for years. We were sad to see the old owners leave, but we were glad to see that the new owner...More

Thank Louise_1980
Reviewed December 1, 2012

This used to be one of our favorite Mexican restaurants. Quality of food far surpassed by other Mexican restaurants in Geneva now. Long time servers left. Need to overhaul the decor as it is quite tired. Would go back again if there was a major...More

1  Thank Sharon J
Reviewed November 25, 2012

I was pleasantly surprised by the good food, excellent service and price point of this restaurant. The name is now Jose Maria's. Our waiter was very friendly and helpful. The owner came around and asked how everything was. The atmosphere is also fun. I would...More

1  Thank larryd6578
Reviewed March 23, 2012

New menu, food seemed about the same. Salsa didn't seem quite as good. I always get enchiladas and always enjoy them. Their black beans are still good.

2  Thank Barbiu
Reviewed February 16, 2012

What happened here? The signs outside say Tia Maria's, but the menu inside now says "Jose Maria's" Not sure when that happened as Tia Maria's has been around for many many years. It's small inside and pleasant Mexican style decor. The menu is extensive. If...More

1  Thank ncocacola
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  • Address: 730 E State St, Geneva, IL 60134-2365
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Geneva
  • Phone Number: +1 630-232-9135
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