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Wholly Frijoles - CLOSED

5414 Grand Ave, Gurnee, IL 60031-1704
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good28%
  • Average11%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible5%
12 Oct 2013
“This restaurant is Closed”
14 Jul 2013
“Wholly frijoles.. Where are the frijoles??”
Restaurant Hours Closed
5414 Grand Ave, Gurnee, IL 60031-1704
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Reviewed July 6, 2012

Went for my bday when first opened. Will never go back!!!!!

Thank katieinillinois
Reviewed May 8, 2012

Cute place with a nice ambiance that has some good vibes..loved the food and the portions. Quite reasonable and the service is good. A place to definitely try. If you are a chicken lover, dont miss the half chicken with baked potato and for vegetarians,...More

Thank colorNspice
Reviewed May 3, 2012

When you first walk up, you may think this will be dine and dash fare...but you're about to be surprised. This is a first-class Mexican restaurant with food that rivals any I've sampled here or in Mexico. Try the Paella - out of this world....More

1  Thank StanClement
Reviewed April 25, 2012

Relying on the other reviews here on Tripadvisor and because it was close to my hotel (from out of town on business) I decided to give it a try. The place was quite full but not uncomfortable. I didn't have to wait long at all....More

1  Thank mehodgsonsr
Reviewed April 21, 2012

One of my favorite Mexican places in the area. Good homemade food, Service is great and everyone is very friendly!!!!

1  Thank karen a
Reviewed March 29, 2012

We dined here for my daughters birthday, and the service was great. The salsa had the perfect amount of heat, and the chips were very tasty. We ordered margaritas on the rocks which were also great. The meals are large, and you get a choice...More

Thank JLMChicago
Reviewed March 27, 2012

Entrees come with choice of soup or a salad with a cilantro ranch dressing. Unlike most Mexican restaurants the food takes some time to prepare, which I didn't miind. Had carne asada and a cheese enchilada. Both were some of the best I have ever...More

Thank valpo_95
Reviewed March 27, 2012

Was excited about going to Wholly Frijoles as the friend I went with had been there before and raved about it. I was not disappointed at all in the food. What an eclectic menu. Some very basic Mexican dishes but many traditional menu items with...More

Thank deflepp25
Reviewed February 29, 2012

I had noticed this little restaurant from the street and assumed it was a take out taco place, maybe a step above a Taco Bell. I stopped in and was surprised to see a white tablecloth restaurant! I looked the menu... definately not a Taco...More

Thank tcsquared
Reviewed January 17, 2012

I was totally in awe at the superb food this restaurant served. I ordered the Chicken a las brasas. It consisted of a half chicken with lime garlic cilantro green onions and full of spices on skin of chicken. The flavor was unbelivable. It was...More

1  Thank Michael L
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5414 Grand Ave, Gurnee, IL 60031-1704
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Lake County  >  Gurnee
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