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El Alamo Mexican Grill and Bar

58 N Wolf Rd, Wheeling, IL 60090-2901
+1 847-808-0188
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good27%
  • Average27%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travelers talk about
“burrito” (3 reviews)
“tacos” (3 reviews)
“shrimp” (2 reviews)
Open Now
9:00 am - 9:00 pmAll hours
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
$$ - $$$
58 N Wolf Rd, Wheeling, IL 60090-2901
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1 - 10 of 11 reviews

Reviewed May 6, 2017

Went here with my daughter and her family to celebrate her husband Mike's birthday. We had tried to get in at another popular Mexican restaurant in Arlington Hts,m but the wait time was too long. To be fair it was Cinco de Mayo. So my...More

Thank tom1909
Reviewed April 10, 2017

My wife and I were blown away by the great service and incredibly tasty food at El Alamo. The food prices are in the mid-range, but the quality is very nice. I tried a Villarta Burrito (shrimp and pico) and was blown away by the...More

Thank ViktorTrue
Reviewed January 11, 2016

Great Mexican food. They have a large menu that includes steaks, seafood, and usual tex/mex stuff. I am working my way down their menu, and everything so far has been great. Must try: mocajetes, steaks, tacos, sopa de mariscos

Thank Alex L
Reviewed September 10, 2015

Average Mexican fare, Karaoke on weekend nights are fun and waitstaff attentive. Serves the usual south of the border choices.

Thank James R
Reviewed August 13, 2015 via mobile

The meals were preceded with house margaritas, large enough to bathe in. The $7 price was quite a bargain and exceptionally prepared. Entrees consisted of two house specialities. The presentation and familiar flavors reminded us of days of long ago when we enjoyed similar favorites...More

Thank fcgfcg
Reviewed June 22, 2015

(There are also earlier Tripadvisor reviews listed under Taqueria Alamo.) This is a down-home, put-it-on-the-table kinda restaurant. It's a little noisy, but the food is good and the service is fast. Strip-mall parking.

Thank illinois travelere
Reviewed June 5, 2015 via mobile

Read a review of this restaurant and wanted to give it a try. We were not disappointed at all. Service was great and the food was outstanding. I had the Arrachera al Tequila, a delicious marinated skirt steak that I devoured. My companion had the...More

Thank enewt147
Reviewed May 19, 2015

The food was great, the staff was very patient. Explanation: We have all went to eat on a business dinner with

Thank joehorner
Reviewed February 3, 2015

I was driving around one day craving a burrito. By accident I ended up at El Alamo. When I walked in, the staff was very friendly and the place smelled like there is something good cooking in the kitchen. I ordered a Torta Cubana to...More

Thank Tom R
Reviewed March 20, 2014

My friend just moved to Wheeling, so we went out to visit her and decided to check out the local Mexican joint! We called to order take-out, which was ready in about 15 minutes. I didn't go pick it up, but I guess the place...More

Thank Meredith B
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
$8 - $15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Open Hours
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
9:00 am - 2:00 am
9:00 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 58 N Wolf Rd, Wheeling, IL 60090-2901
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Wheeling
  • Phone Number: +1 847-808-0188
  • E-mail
El Alamo Mexican Grill brings you the best home-made food and service to Wheeling. Come visit us!
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