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Cocula Restaurant

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645 Torrence Ave, Calumet City, IL 60409-3816
+1 708-862-7250
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Chicago, Illinois
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23 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

the beef tacos taste.like dog food. the restaurant is nice but need a better cook i guess. very disappointed. not a place to go to when your hungry.

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Thank latoya r
Goldsboro, North Carolina
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36 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 September 2016

I visited this week with family and we were seated right away. I had the skirt steak and it was delicious. The seasoning was not overly done and not spicy at all. I also had an enchilada but it was not filled as much as I'm used to getting. Keep in mind that if you order the tacos, they are... More 

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Thank CarlaMcY
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

We ha a party of 6 & they accommodated is no problem, service & food was as well as expected. Nicely decorated & will definitely come again.

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Thank Felipe C
Calumet City, Illinois
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 August 2016

I went to Cocula's restaurant fora lunch date with friends. The Gucamole was exceptional and the chips were very fresh. This restaurant has some of the best Mexican drinks around. This is a must try.

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Thank Patricia J
Chicago, Illinois
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105 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 August 2016

The margaritas are really good! They don't skimp on the tequila. Guacamole is really good. I had the combo taco, enchilada and tostada. Food was good. Chips and salsa are good too.

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Thank Daybreak42
Nw Indiana
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108 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 March 2016 via mobile

Wide range of mexican dishes. Fast and friendly service. AlPastor tacos are delicious. Large seating area, easy parking lot with lots of spaces.

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Thank valpofred
Port Charlotte, Florida
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54 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 February 2016

Still a good place for Mexican food. Service is spotty. Even though it doesn't seem as good as it used to I still do enjoy this place for lunch. Never been there for dinner.

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Thank brian c
Munster, Indiana
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13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 December 2015

I have never had a bad meal or a bad margarita there. I have eaten there very many times in the last 16 1/2 years and will continue to do so. I do think the wait staff ladies need improving, they are not too friendly.

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Thank Julie C
Chicago, Illinois
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150 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 February 2013 via mobile

This is a great place to get authentic mexican food the food is very good I had the grilled shrip (camarones a la plancha) last time I was there the were a little over cooked but still had a lot of flavor my wife had the shrip cocktail she did mention that it was loaded with shrimp I would stay... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 645 Torrence Ave, Calumet City, IL 60409-3816
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Calumet City
  • Phone Number: +1 708-862-7250

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?