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Mexique

1529 W Chicago Ave, Chicago, IL 60642-5237
+1 312-850-0288
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Overview
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good18%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (20 reviews)
“tasting menu” (55 reviews)
“ceviche” (49 reviews)
Open Now
5:00 pm - 10:00 pmAll hours
CUISINES
Mexican, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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Value
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LOCATION
1529 W Chicago Ave, Chicago, IL 60642-5237
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1 - 10 of 424 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had family dinner here late Jan 17 . Mexican - French fusion ,ver unique. Food was very different and very good. It’s worth a shot for sure. Veg options were limited but excellent . Quiet place .

Thank Prasad W
Reviewed 1 week ago

The place is unassuming but the food is really a big surprise. I found interesting the preparation of French dishes with Mexican ingredients such as the Duck at tamarind. Preparation is excellent and the dishes are not too filling. I believe that is unique and...More

Thank Juan M
Reviewed 2 December 2017 via mobile

From the street we had some reservations even with a good yelp rating - however - the waiter Raoul), the wine selection - the Mex/Franco flavors - the excellent salmon main dish - and I was Wowed with the experience. Well worth the rating!

1  Thank Charles A
Reviewed 1 December 2017 via mobile

I had the NY Strip with goat cheese fondue and it made me a better person. My wife’s meal was even better than mine and she had fish... when do you ever hear that a fish beat a perfectly cooked NY Strip? The intricately delicate...More

1  Thank Eric F
Reviewed 17 November 2017 via mobile

Just an impeccable place. Beautifully presented food, with a unique combination of French and (truly) Mexican flavors. The service was extraordinarily friendly and effective. Chilaquiles for brunch were the perfect ending to a wonderful experience.

1  Thank cpinerua
Reviewed 10 November 2017

A not crowded Wednesday night in West Town. Basically one server, one manager helping and a the cooks in the kitchen. We thought the service was inattentive (but pleasant). The menu has gotten noticeably smaller since they first opened 9 years ago. They do have...More

Thank John D
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Mexique is a modest restaurant in a Mexican neighborhood in Chicago. It features mexican food created using french techniques. The result is amazing, and quality of dishes outstanding. It is very recommendable to order the tasting menu, that lets you taste a bit of the...More

Thank R S
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

We tried the tasting menu plus the wine menu. What a dinner. The chef is a master at creating surprising dishes with great tastes and texture out of raw produce you can find and afford most places. E.g. raw fish with a strong well balanced...More

Thank Anders H
Reviewed 20 October 2017

We came for my adult son's birthday. The place does not look like much from the outside, but we enjoyed a magnificent meal here. I would have to say one of my favorite parts of the evening was the obvious pride our server has in...More

1  Thank Susan P
Reviewed 16 October 2017

Enjoyed a magnificent meal on Saturday night. Chef Carlos Gayton and his team (Brandy-our waitress) rolled out a meal for the ages. Each dish-- brilliantly composed. From sea urchin pannecotta; to steak tartare over guacamole; to PEI mussels with saffron beure blanc; to ceviche; to...More

2  Thank TrolleyDodger
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Matt R
22 January 2016|
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9 December 2015|
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Response from bigmac75 | Reviewed this property |
They do not offer a full bar. Wine, beer and Sangria!!
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Ana Maria F
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
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 30 - USD 30
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
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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