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El Famous Burrito

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589 S Route 59, Naperville, IL 60564-9539
+1 630-527-1187
10:30 - 23:00
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50 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 May 2016

My husband has to stop here anytime we are in the area. This time we even stopped on the way out of town for 4 burritos to go. This is in a strip mall, nothing fancy but it is clean and oh so good! HUGE menu. The biggest burrito I have ever seen. The small was even bigger than I... More 

Thank RTR24
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135 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2016

I love going to El Famous Burrito. One of my favorite dishes is the steak quesadillas. The service is pretty fast and the restaurant is clean. Great place to get fast Mexican food, and not have to go to Taco Bell.

Thank Renee E
Geneva, Illinois
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714 reviews
593 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 173 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 March 2015

We came here for lunch. I had chicken tacos and a horchata. My husband had a steak, pork and chicken taco. His favorite was the pork. My tacos were delicious, as was the horchata. The menu is super large and posted all over the restaurant. It's a fun place with great salsa that you can take to the table. Very... More 

Thank larryd6578
Grandville, MI
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235 reviews
139 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 March 2015

My wife and I were staying in Naperville and looking for a convenient place for a meal. We found El Famous Burrito in a strip mall near our hotel. We both ordered a burritio, and we needed to take half of them back to the hotel to finish them. They were huge. She had a fish burrito, and I had... More 

Thank DWbiker
aurora, il
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83 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2014

Every time I visit I've only ordered the steak burrito. Great place to visit late or for dinner but if there are more than a few people in line I feel the wait is too long. This won't deter me from coming here many more times though..

Thank bbus72
Elgin, Illinois
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79 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2013

First off, I've been going to El Famous for a while..dating back to when the Summit shop was the only location. I also hit the Bloomingdale Rd location earlier in the week. So that said, It takes a lot for me to get to a point where I'd bash a place but this location has it coming. I ventured in... More 

Thank DigitalNomadIL
chicago, il
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75 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 February 2013 via mobile

Love the food and personnel. Only thing I would change is for the kitchen to squeeze the juice from taco meat so the tortillas are not so hard to handle. Juice goes everywhere and easy on shirt when you bite on the taco. Other than that. Ohh yes yummy yummy!!

Thank higienista
Naperville, Illinois
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88 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2012

We are regulars at the location on 75th and Rickert. Love their wide selection of food, all very tasty and made fresh. We are headed in to try their breakfast menu too. Ample room to sit and enjoy the food, have a beer with dinner or sweets for desert. Prices are very reasonable. Great for late night munchies too.

Thank AOL3
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8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 June 2012

Great Mexican food. Well made and with generous portions. However I do not recommend the over priced and poorly made Churros. If you have never tried the Sangria Señorial I highly encourage you try it. It is a grape flavored soda.

Thank Cjb_Texas
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2,005 reviews
1,301 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1,170 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2012

My wife and I stopped here for lunch. We were totally unimpressed. It did not even come close to authentic Mexican food. The burritos were bland and tasteless. The prices are way too high for the amount and quality of food they give you. We will not be returning to El Famous Burrito.

Thank WorldTravelers34

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 10
Mexican, Latin, Fast food, Spanish
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats
Open Hours
10:30 - 23:00
10:30 - 23:00
10:30 - 23:00
10:30 - 23:00
10:30 - 23:00
10:30 - 23:00
10:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 589 S Route 59, Naperville, IL 60564-9539
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Naperville
  • Phone Number: +1 630-527-1187

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