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1529 W Chicago Ave, Chicago, IL 60642-5237
+1 312-850-0288
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good18%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (16 reviews)
“tasting menu” (50 reviews)
“ceviche” (47 reviews)
Open Now
17:00 - 22:00All hours
Mexican, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
1529 W Chicago Ave, Chicago, IL 60642-5237
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Reviews (452)
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Reviewed 6 days ago

I have to admit- I was blown away by the interesting and creative flavors. Oh- and the top rate ingredients. Had the pork tostada's and the beef tartare- both excellent!! Loved the tostada's! The pork belly and chile relleno- both fantastic. Very nice service- just...More

Thank James C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I went to Mexique after learning about Chef Carlos from Top Chef. We went there on a business dinner, and were thoroughly impressed with the cooking and just how nice and friendly chef Carlos is. From the subtleness of the appetizer to the bold flavors...More

Thank Rob C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wanted Mexican so we asked our bellman. He recommended Mexique. The seating was a little tight but the overall experience was very nice. Prices were in line with other nice restaurants and the food was seasoned perfectly. The portions were just right. All in all...More

Thank cajunfun
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The finest restaurants bring together all aspects of the dining experience. From the service, to the environment, the decor, the ambience, and of course, the food. Its appearance, its presentation, and taste and flavor. It is in this latter category, that while Mexique excels in...More

Thank nostromo53
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Had an incredible tasting/alcohol pairing menu at Mexique. Service was outstanding, food was vibrant in color and left a lasting impression on the palate. Will be back for sure and will refer all our friends!

Thank AJH
Reviewed 20 May 2017

I have been at Mexique twice now and I must rate the service, the quality of the food and the atmosphere outstanding. The menu is varied although not large, but everything is well thought of, clearly very fresh and the presentation is lovely. You leave...More

1  Thank Marianne M
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

First and foremost, this restaurant is absolutely phenomenal. It was my first visit and I came here partly because it was a Friday night and other restaurants were swamped (this one too became busy as the evening progressed). Nothing fancy on the exterior, but the...More

2  Thank Tate W
Reviewed 29 April 2017

Let me start by saying that I always try to get to Mexique when I visit Chicago. The food at Mexique really shines. The octopus ceviche was incredible, the mussels remain a bright and shining star. The sauce/broth on both is absolutely amazing. Trout entree...More

1  Thank rburdmd
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

I found Mexique on trip advisor while looking for a new place for lunch with my wife. After eating here, her confidence in my restaurant picking skills was again validated! Mexique lived up to the others reviews. It was nearly empty at lunch but there...More

Thank jwbdine
Reviewed 7 February 2017

The food was exquisite. The chef walked around checking with his guests how they were enjoying the food. Lovely atmosphere. I was visiting from Ireland and wanted to experience the taste of Chicago. The food had Mexican flavors with a lovely French Flair. Absolutely a...More

1  Thank EagleRiverDesPlaines
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Matt R
Are there options for people with gluten and dairy allergies?
22 January 2016|
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Response from FoodieRM | Reviewed this property |
I don't know unfortunatel y
Do they have a full bar?
9 December 2015|
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Response from bigmac75 | Reviewed this property |
They do not offer a full bar. Wine, beer and Sangria!!
Ana Maria F
Is there parking nearby?
12 September 2015|
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Response from lobar45 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there's parking on the street, and there may be a valet during busy hours.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 30 - US$ 30
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1529 W Chicago Ave, Chicago, IL 60642-5237
    (Chicago and Ashland)
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > West Town
  • Neighbourhood: West Town
  • Phone Number: +1 312-850-0288
  • E-mail
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