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723 S Broadway, Aurora, IL 60505-5101
+1 630-896-2535
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10:00 - 22:00
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Mon - Fri 10:00 - 22:00
Sat - Sun 10:00 - 23:00
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Montgomery, Illinois
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2017

We have always wanted to try this restaurant so we decided to go out an a cold night. We were seated right away and greeted with a bowl of warm salsa and chips. Both were good. After reading the extensive menu, I decided to have the carne a la tampiquena and my wife had the chicken tacos. Both of the... More 

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Sherrills Ford, North Carolina
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84 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

Breakfast this morning was excellent. ...had the steak and eggs...meal starts with chips and warm home made salsa...very authentic place

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Pleasant Hill, Iowa
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23 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

This was a very good place to eat. The night we were there it was very busy however, we were seated quickly. We ordered Margaritas and they were very tasty. Chips & salsa was really good. I had never had cactus and our server brought out a sample before I ordered it to make sure I would like it. I... More 

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Romeoville, Illinois
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44 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

While riding the Gillman trail in Aurora;on several occasions we noticed the filled up parking lot at the restaurant. Today we decided to stop in to check out the food. It felt like you were in Mexico as soon as you step inside. We had steak and chicken tacos and fried smelts. Service was quick and nice. Food tasted great.

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Thank Angie N
Chicago, Illinois
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103 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 July 2016

I ordered a steak torta. What I got was an extra-large hamburger bun, small pieces of dried chopped beef, red salsa, lettuce, tomato, onion. It had no flavor so I threw it in the garbage. What surprised me was that the restaurant was packed with local Mexicans. I figured it had to be good -- like Italians eating at Italian... More 

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Thank Carole L
Shorewood, Illinois
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235 reviews
166 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 May 2016

If it is delicious, authentic, Mexican you like, La Quebrada is the restaurant for you. It's a bit "off the beaten path", but well worth the trip. It's just minutes from downtown Aurora on Broadway. We like to go there before seeing a performance at the Paramount Theater.

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Thank Ron S
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2016 via mobile

Decided to try this place out while on my search for great Mexican food in the Midwest. Started off with a margarita -- mine are far better. Theirs tasted like a pre made mix. Salsa was good and fresh. My husband had the mixture of sizzling fajitas. They were not sizzling but decent. I had chicken flautas they were okay.... More 

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Chicago IL
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114 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2015

I love the shrimp ceviche here! Fresh, made to order, and very generous portion size. What is not to love? The Micheladas are made with your choice of beer and just the right spiciness. My daughter loves that the chicken noodle soup comes with a chicken leg in it. It is a neighborhood gem for those in the know for... More 

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New Lenox, Illinois
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33 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2015 via mobile

Just good Mexican food. Period. No fancy names in the menu. Tacos are good. Service are good. Clean. After a full meal, you can walk in the park nearby. Prices are reasonable.

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Thank arleanmd
Chicago, Illinois
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123 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2015

La Quebrada stays open late, very late in fact - and that is one of it's "edges" if you are looking for a local place to go out for dinner after a concert at River Edge Park for example. This is a no frills, relatively small place with a free parking lot. The menu has most of the dishes you... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 23:00
Monday
10:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 22:00
Thursday
10:00 - 22:00
Friday
10:00 - 22:00
Saturday
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 723 S Broadway, Aurora, IL 60505-5101
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Aurora
  • Phone Number: +1 630-896-2535

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?