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Elbarrio Restaurant

336 N Independence Blvd, Romeoville, IL 60446-1816
+1 815-372-1100
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10 Jul 2017
“Great lunch”
17 Jun 2017
“Great place for a quick authentic Mexican meal--nothing fancy!”
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336 N Independence Blvd, Romeoville, IL 60446-1816
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Reviewed July 10, 2017 via mobile

I was a little apprehensive about this place from the parking lot. It's in a nondescript strip mall. However, from the clang of the cowbell above the front door as we entered, I knew El Barrio would be a winner. The entire staff was attentive...More

Thank Harry_V_2017
Reviewed June 17, 2017

This was a very good experience except for the fact that their air conditioning was not working (upper 80's outside) and they had a run on tortilla chips and we had to wait 15 minutes for them to make more. All said, the food was...More

Thank Mickie T
Reviewed May 19, 2017 via mobile

Small place, that makes me feel like I'm back in Mexico! Great service, food preparation made in view, behind glass. Friendly staff members were a team, and Refilled our chips & salsa & drinks without us asking. Prices are cheaper than others nearby. Pastor y...More

Thank My Info M
Reviewed August 12, 2016

we love this little Mexican restaurant. We always get excellent hot food and the workers are very friendly. Even though there could be some work done to the place the food is excellent.

Thank Trina U
Reviewed June 22, 2016

The food is authentic, flavorful, fresh, served by a friendly, cute little gal. You get to see the whole food-making and cooking process right in front of you. The prices are good, and I always order ahead because it takes time to make it so...More

Thank JoeB1KnoB
Reviewed January 28, 2016

This placed is packed at lunch time, and its because the food is prepared right in front of you, fresh, delicious, and well-priced. Large portions, friendly service, and great location.

Thank JoeB1KnoB
Reviewed January 22, 2016

Discovered Elbarrio a few months back. Best Tacos around, hands down. All food is prepared fresh (by the owners and family) and feels like I am eating in a friends kitchen! Preparation of the dishes takes a while, but keep in mind - whether you...More

Thank buddabird1968
Reviewed October 27, 2015

I was hooked on my first try. This is where Real People go for Mexican food. It's small and clean, very friendly and accommodating server and order taker. And the prices are reasonable. 5 Stars!!

Thank Geri W
Reviewed August 29, 2015

Authentic, tasty, generous portions of food. GREAT salsa, This is where you go when you know good Mexican food! It's a small, mom-and-pop place, and you will DEFINITELY make this your weekly takeout spot.

1  Thank Geri W
Reviewed December 2, 2014

They have wonderful authentic food. The people who work there are the nicest people i have ever met in the restaurant industry!

1  Thank Denise V
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 336 N Independence Blvd, Romeoville, IL 60446-1816
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Romeoville
  • Phone Number: +1 815-372-1100
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