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Nuevo Leon Restaurant

3657 W 26th St, Chicago, IL 60623-3823
+1 773-522-1515
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good13%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
3 Oct 2017
“Awesome authentic food!”
7 Aug 2017
“Delicious authentic Mexican food”
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Mexican, Latin, Spanish
3657 W 26th St, Chicago, IL 60623-3823
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Went here last night for dinner and am blown away at how bad the food actually was for a restuaurant that gets such hype and good reviews. We were greeted and seated immediately by the friendly staff. The place was full but not crowded. Decor...More

Thank charlek2016
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Great little place hidden in plain sight. Neighborhood can get sketchy, but during the day is very pleasant with many authentic touches of Mexico on the northern exposure of Chicago’s Southside. This place is AWESOME! Great food, great service, great people, great prices, PERIOD! Super...More

Thank Chris D
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is great, it is not easy to find authentic Mexican food. This place has it and at a very reasonable price. Service is great as well.

Thank Leon A
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

This restaurant by far has the best authentic Mexican food around! Staff is really friendly. Service is great. Prices are very reasonable. Live entertainment on the weekend. The only drawback is no parking but if you don't mind walking this restaurant is worth the trip...More

Thank Raquel O
Reviewed 21 April 2017

Our first visit to the restaurant. The staff was friendly, their recommendations excellent, and the restaurant very clean. There was abundant parking on the street near the restaurant. I would highly recommend this restaurant for excellent, authentic Mexican food.

Thank Ob1955
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

Service and food AWESOME. The service is fast and efficient. Food is delicious and authentic. Very sanitary 100% recommend

Thank MRS01cha
Reviewed 22 July 2016

Great food, great atmosphere, fantastic service. Nuevo Leon on W 26th street is a gem! The neighborhood is family-friendly, safe, and vibrant. Great for walking.

1  Thank Patricia Y
Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

Very friendly family restaurant with good home made Mexican style food. Many restaurants have shortcuts when it comes to some of their staple dishes..Not here. Frijol machacado is clearly done the old fashion way. Very friendly staff and owners.. live music on Sundays adds to...More

Thank juan e
Reviewed 10 June 2016

I read about this restaurant and how it has been a family-owned community staple of the Pilsen neighborhood, so I decided it would be a good place to go for lunch when I was on a work trip to Chicago. It was a drizzly, depressing...More

Thank oliviap14
Reviewed 21 December 2015

My husband and I visited this restaurant on a Sunday afternoon. It was not too busy but the atmosphere was great. They had a live singer serenating the crowd. There's almost no need to order appetizers here as they bring you chips, two kinds of...More

1  Thank Roxyjc
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
7:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
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7:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3657 W 26th St, Chicago, IL 60623-3823
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago
  • Phone Number: +1 773-522-1515
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