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Flash Taco #2

1570 N Damen Ave, Chicago, IL 60622-1942
+1 773-772-1997
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  • Excellent14%
  • Very good28%
  • Average35%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible19%
19 Mar 2017
“A Wicker Park tradition”
3 weeks ago
“REAL Mexican food”
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All hours
CUISINES
Mexican, Latin, Fast food, Spanish
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LOCATION
1570 N Damen Ave, Chicago, IL 60622-1942
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1 - 10 of 21 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Look, Big Star just a block away has many attributes as I stated in my review for them, great drinks, music and patio, the food here is better. If you have spent any time in Mexico or California then you will taste the difference. Got...More

Thank louiscarl23
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed a great specialty steak burrito. Soft tortilla with delicious filling. Steak was especially good for the price. Generous portion for a small. Take out only. No seating. Cash only. Catering available. Open late.

Thank revlisad
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

Low ingredients quality and not a joyful meal. We took taco and burrito. Very far away from the taste we found in Mexico.

Thank Qendresa K
Reviewed 19 March 2017

It is your basic Mexican but in a cool location. To me it is a perfect spot for a quick snack but Im sure you could have a whole meal here. Getting on or off the trade or just passing through Wicker Park this is...More

Thank Teahan
Reviewed 30 October 2016

If you are in Wicker Park hitting up bars, I suggest Flash Taco being your very awesome late night snack. It's right off the blue line so you cant miss it. It's CASH ONLY and does NOT have seating. So it's either order to go...More

Thank kaitlin8899
Reviewed 18 July 2016

Stopped at around 3 am on Saturday night for the standard I've been drinking all night and now I need food stop. Cash only, but there is an ATM right outside. Steak tacos were amazing, not impressed with the chorizo though. Outside was a food...More

Thank JQH_10
Reviewed 28 September 2015

Good lunch of pan fried Tilapia topped with Pico De Gallo & Mango Salsa on flour tortilla with a Mexican pineapple soda. Simple & quick in a small clean open to street dinning area in busy Wicker Park neighborhood.

Thank SMLeek69
Reviewed 19 September 2015

Good drunk food, but nothing to write home about. You also must pay in cash. Sometimes service can be a bit slow, but that just makes you more hungry and therefore makes the tacos more delicious when you finally get them.

Thank Mark N
Reviewed 4 June 2015 via mobile

Flash Taco is a great place to go if you have a hankering for traditional tacos. Simple. Tasty. And the horchata is delicious. I love how late they're open. There is nothing better than a lengua taco at 2am. Oh wait...there is...TWO lengua tacos at...More

Thank Leelu18
Reviewed 22 May 2015

After reading some of the reviews of this place I think you should manage your expectations a bit before coming here. These tacos are very simple and more traditional style. They don't load up the tacos with sauces, toppings, and sides like some other more...More

Thank Chad D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 04:00
Monday
11:00 - 04:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 04:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 04:00
Thursday
11:00 - 04:00
Friday
11:00 - 05:00
Saturday
11:00 - 05:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1570 N Damen Ave, Chicago, IL 60622-1942
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > Wicker Park / Bucktown
  • Neighbourhood: Wicker Park / Bucktown
  • Phone Number: +1 773-772-1997
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