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Adobo Grill

) #245 of 7,846 Restaurants in Chicago ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Mexican, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly
1610 N Wells St, Chicago, IL 60614-6002
+1 312-266-7999
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good45%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“guacamole” (108 reviews)
“tamales” (11 reviews)
“flank steak” (3 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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1610 N Wells St, Chicago, IL 60614-6002
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really good mexican food, the place is nice, service was excellent, the waiters are friendly and quick! We try tacos, enchiladas and tortilla chips, the guacamole is prepared on your table, so is fresh and spicy. We really have and excellent dinner!!

Thank cruzed
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I and our good friend immediately loved this place! The inside has beautiful color and awesome artwork and the outdoor area has sun and shade, lovely foliage, and some really cool art on the building wall. We stopped in after an afternoon...More

Thank Sandra C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Try to sit outside or have a drink at the outside bar. It's a great patio that isn't right on the street. Strong drinks, had a mojito, but heard the margaritas were very good. We had guac and chips, salsa, salad, salmon and a very...More

Thank susalcarp
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Being from Texas, we know the difference between Tex-Mex & Mexican food. While Adobo had good food, it really wasn't good examples of either. The tamales (special of the day) needed softer, fresher masa/tastier filling and the poblano stuffed with steak had a soft, soggy...More

Thank Hippotx
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a sweet little "different" Mexican restaurant with EXCELLENT food, drinks, and service! And get this---I'm by no means a guacamole freak, but I even devoured the delicious guac! Splurge and enjoy a pitcher of Sangria too, as it goes great with the chips/salsa/guac. So...More

Thank Julie D
Reviewed 5 June 2017

This wonderful restaurant is located in the lively Old Town section of Chicago, right across from Second City. The menu is not large, but has a good selection of tasty, creative Mexican food. The guacamole is made at the table (if you are seated inside...More

Thank Airfrere
Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

Awesome food and really fabulous service . The place was crowded as we wakes in on Wednesday evening. 20 minute wait and got a table ... Great Guacamole and plenty of veg options on nachos, enchiladas etc., excellent Margarita served on the table .... great...More

Thank Kash8813
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

The table site preparation the guacamole is wonderful. Margaritas are shaken tableside. This place is a good value for the money. The entrees are okay. Excellent service

Thank Didi33133
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

After suffering a devastating fire, Adobo Grill reopened in a new location directly across the street from Second City in Old Town on North Avenue. We chose the new Adobo Grill based on recommendations of friends and also having recently sampled their catering at another...More

Thank Sandra G
Reviewed 4 May 2017

I've eaten a lot of ordinary Mexican food, and I'm happy to say, Adobo was not ordinary. The Chicharron de Pollo was really interesting and delicious. The Spicy Pepino cocktail is made with cucumber and fresh pineapple, with some serrano spice, and was a perfect...More

Thank Jackmsw
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anne k
30 November 2016|
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Response from Matt K | Reviewed this property |
The location on Wells burned down. New address is 215 W. North Ave. Just a block around the corner from old location.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 21 - US$ 30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:30
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1610 N Wells St, Chicago, IL 60614-6002
    (North Avenue and Wells St)
  • Public Transportation: Brown Line - Sedgewick El stop North Ave bus
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > Near North Side
  • Neighbourhood: Near North Side
  • Phone Number: +1 312-266-7999
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