I had to have some work done on a tire at Walmart in Kankakee and I had time to kill. I stopped at this little Mexican place right next door. I ordered a Modelo to drink. I then order the paella. I had never had...More
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We stopped at El Mexicano on our way home from a road trip from Arkansas to our home in Michigan. The reviews were good and the restaurant didn't disappoint. The food was delicious and the portion sizes were huge - my husband's chicken fajitas would...More
Decent food, but not much of a selection. Quality left something to be desired. Found some pepper stems in the chimichanga. The sodas tasted like bleach, perhaps from a cleaning chemical.
Great staff and dishes. I enjoy the burrito boy and Bens burrito. The margaritas are great and anything I order has great taste.
We arrived about 18:30 on a Thursday night and the place was packed. There was a short wait of about ten minutes to seat us, chips and salsa were delivered as we were seated, five minutes later our drink order was taken and the food...More
We moved out of this area four years ago but occasionally return to see friends. El Mexicano is always a dinner stop while in town. We highly recommend the paella. Their homemade cheese sauce is what sets this meal apart from other paellas we have...More
This place reminds me of a place we went to in Mexico City. The decor is colorful and depicts the style of Mexico with an American twist. We have always had good service, and the food is excellent. The Margaritas are huge and delicious. I...More