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Depot Nuevo Restaurant

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1139 Wilmette Ave, Wilmette, IL 60091-2603
+1 847-251-3111
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good27%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“paella” (8 reviews)
“enchiladas” (8 reviews)
“guacamole” (5 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1139 Wilmette Ave, Wilmette, IL 60091-2603
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We recently were heading here quite a bit. With frequent visits, the relatively short menu becomes more noticeable. The quality and the novelty of the dishes is very good. Depot Nuevo is often crowded, and there is often a wait. Usually worth it!

Thank Tom H
Reviewed August 14, 2017

Margaritas were super. Chips and salsa, sooo good. Our party had enchiladas, paella,tacos, casadilla. Everything was delicious, hot and very tasty. Service was terrific, very friendly. Nice outdoor atmosphere. Everything was terrific. Will definitely return.

Thank Judyb19
Reviewed August 11, 2017

Excellent central and south American food, excellent tequila and beer choices, including their own "home brew". Best tortilla chips I've ever had--could easily make a meal of Nachos Libre. The appetizers are the best part of the menu. Nice high energy atmosphere, but a little...More

Thank Chris S
Reviewed August 8, 2017

Depot Nuevo outstanding food and tequila bar. Paella not to be missed! Everything very fresh and tasty. Fun alfresco porch dining

Thank drm1215
Reviewed July 30, 2017

We started with Escalade margaritas, and are they ever habit forming! They are so good! We enjoyed the salsa and chips along with the guacamole with homemade chips. Both were very good. We had paella, fiesta salad, carnitas tacos, and trout for our entrees. All...More

Thank Mark333
Reviewed July 16, 2017

If you go after this review, try to eat outside as the inside is extremely noisy and chaotic. We were seated at a table that had a bench for two of us. It was very sticky, and I sat on a cloth napkin that I...More

Thank John M
Reviewed July 3, 2017

Depot Nuevo offers a varied menu of appetizers, entrees, and wonderful drinks, particularly the margaritas. We opened up with wonderful guacamole. Next, we all had their rendition of the classic Spanish dish paella, which was really delicious. What's really great about this restaurant is their...More

Thank Matthew S
Reviewed March 14, 2017

Try the Mayan Goddess margaritas! Yum Yum!! Also the chips (super thin and crunchy with just the right amount of salt) and salsa are delicious too! The menu offers a lot of variety and everything is fresh and delicious! Very friendly and fun staff too!

Thank susan n
Reviewed February 17, 2017

Have gone there many times to enjoy tasty food, outdoor dining in the summer months and great service.Try it, you will like it!!!

Thank clareg304
Reviewed February 15, 2017 via mobile

Being there on Tuesday evening meant no crowds. Warm and accommodating welcome, attentive service and good food. Delicious margarita Will return

Thank Francoise F
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
$12 - $25
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
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Families with children
Open Hours
4:30 pm - 8:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1139 Wilmette Ave, Wilmette, IL 60091-2603
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Wilmette
  • Phone Number: +1 847-251-3111
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Award winning Mexican Restaurant and Tequila Bar and Brewpub. Fresh made Mexican cuisine, fantastic margaritas and a 100 bottle craft tequila list featuring only 100% de Agave tequilas. Beginning in 2016 we began brewing our own beer.
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