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La Cabana Restaurant

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835 S River St, Aurora, IL 60506-5912
+1 630-859-8885
Today
10:00 - 20:30
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Hours:
Sun - Mon 10:00 - 20:00
Tue - Thu 10:00 - 20:30
Fri - Sat 10:00 - 21:30
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

We always come here when we are in town. It has always had great food and great service. A must for everyone to try!

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Thank Randy J
Montgomery, Il
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20 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016

Love, Love, Love this restaurant!! Eat there probably at least once a month. Great staff, great atmosphere and most of all Great Food!!

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Thank GrammaDeb48
Chicago, Illinois
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102 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 July 2016

Restaurant is right on the Fox River. Nicely decorated. Definitely family-oriented, no music, nothing fun about it. Lots of church people gather there on Sundays. Food is typical American-Mexican food--what you'd get in any cheap Mexican restaurant in the Chicago suburbs. Also, the food is good for cheap eats, but Not great. However, the Sangria is Excellent and the Staff... More 

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Thank Carole L
Nashville, Tennessee
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656 reviews
326 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 162 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2016 via mobile

Food was under seasoned and bland. Prices not worth the food that we had. Chips were stale and salsa just ok. There are so many Mexican food restaurants in Aurora that are much better than this one. So sad because it used to be really good.

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Thank fizzy1991
Chicago, Illinois
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240 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 128 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 December 2015

La Cabana is our go-to lunch restaurant. We love their combo choices, as well as their crabmeat enchiladas. Last time there, I was able to have a Margherita. Very tasty, just the right size for lunch and reasonably priced.

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Thank ClioChicago_Illinois
Western 'burbs
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2015

One of our local favorites, this place has consistently good food. I have never had anything here that I didn't like. I particularly like their pina coladas . They are large and very reasonably priced. Reason enough to check out the restaurant!

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Thank sarlis
Montgomery
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39 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2015 via mobile

Several friends always want to go here when they visit and we always enjoy it. The Mexican menu has good food and good drinks. The staff is friendly and authentic. It is usually not crowded. This restaurant is not on the beaten path but worth going out of your way to find - right next to the Fox River, but... More 

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Thank Mary V
Big Rock, Illinois
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38 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2015

La Cabana serves decent Mexican food. It is not the best in the area but still holds it's own. I especially like their salsa. Our food in general was a little on the bland side except for the rice. The rice was very flavorful. The restaurant is very neat and clean and the service was good.

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Thank WestAtHeart
Montgomery, Illinois
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29 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 June 2015

I've been eating here for 20 + years and still love it. The fresh chips and salsa are fantastic and they let you eat all you want. The owner is almost always on site and very nice. The place is clean and the food is great.

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Thank Dave R
Morris, Illinois
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19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2015

Always love eating from here. It's one thing I crave! Love the chips and salsa, and the chicken flautas are great, add a Pina Colada and the trip will be golden

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Thank Christina R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 20:00
Monday
10:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 20:30
Wednesday
10:00 - 20:30
Thursday
10:00 - 20:30
Friday
10:00 - 21:30
Saturday
10:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 835 S River St, Aurora, IL 60506-5912
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Aurora
  • Phone Number: +1 630-859-8885

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