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Las Palmas Mexican Restaurant

$$ - $$$
Northwest Side
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1835 W North Ave, Chicago, IL 60622-1311 (Honore)
+1 773-289-4991
17:00 - 22:00
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Sun 10:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 17:00 - 22:00
Fri 17:00 - 23:00
Sat 10:00 - 23:00
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Chicago, Illinois
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 January 2017

Something about family owned establishments that make them so warm and welcoming. It's dark lit, cozy, the service is amazing. They make guacamole table side for you. Great tequila selection as well. It's Mexican cuisine with a twist of contemporary located in Wicker Park. The surf & turf entree is absolutely amazing, and it won't put a dent in your... More 

Thank Ludat32
Austin, Texas
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17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 June 2016

This place is crazy good; not your average Mexican restaurant. I live in a City (Austin) that has a Mexican Restaurant on every block it seems and this one would be a standout anywhere. I had the duck breast and it was perfect. I ordered it medium, and it was just right. Done enough on the outside to release the... More 

Thank Horse B
Chicago, Illinois
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32 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 December 2015 via mobile

Las Palmas is a small restaurant in Wicker Park that is run by Rick and Marcos and their family. This is my favorite restaurant in the city simply because of the amazing food, great staff and delicious drinks. The owners and the staff always make us feel welcomed. My favorite dish is hands down Enchayotadas (Corn tortillas stuffed with chayote,... More 

Thank Asiau
Honolulu, Hawai‘i
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 March 2015

I live in a land of very limited Mexican food, so I don't often get to see anything like the wonderful creations at Las Palmas. In one part of the restaurant, an employee was scooping out avocado to make fresh guacamole to order with all of the peppers and ingredients ready to add. I had a wonderful veggie dish in... More 

Thank OahuTraveler87
Chicago, Illinois
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54 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 November 2014

There is no shortage of excellent hole-in-the-wall Mexican food in Chicago but for something more substantial and still casual Las Palmas is perfect. I visited in a group of 6, all ordering different things, and there was not one complaint. There are a variety of vegetarian options as well as 1 vegan, which I ordered. I cannot recommend this enough!!... More 

Thank Paige N
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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332 reviews
157 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 October 2014

A fantastic little gem with a friendly and attentive staff. This is not average Mexican food. Fresh and delicious. Plenty of tasty appetizers to choose from but we enjoyed the cerviche. For entrees I selected the Enchayotadas and I'm still thinking about how wonderful it was. It was two corn tortillas stuffed with grilled chayote, (squash) carrots, portabella mushrooms and... More 

Thank just1backpack
Kalamazoo, Michigan
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224 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 October 2014 via mobile

This was, by far, the most broad and creative Mexican cuisine I have had. Every dish was something I wanted to try. The drinks were expensive, but at least they were very large to match the price. Loved it.

Thank Beaux1980
Asheville, North Carolina
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52 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 September 2014

Great location, great service and food, great value! We've been there twice and will continue to go back. Food is fresh, delicious and packed with loads of flavor. If you enjoy Mexican food, you must go here!

Thank Lauren V
Atlanta, Georgia
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12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 August 2014

Not your typical Mexican fare-ok for some, but not what we expected and very expensive for what it was! would not go back.

Thank snugly03
Chicago, Illinois, United States
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42 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2014 via mobile

I have nothing but great things to say about this place - it's the total package!! Upscale, gourmet, delicious variations on classics with great "craft" margaritas and a wonderful staff. Fresh seafood, produce, great molé and so much more. This place has been here for over a decade (I believe) and hasn't lost any of it's edge - still one... More 

Thank Cory_Warfield

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 21 - USD 30
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Open Hours
10:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1835 W North Ave, Chicago, IL 60622-1311
  • Public Transportation: Damen Blue Line and Wood Street stop on #72 (North Ave) bus.
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > Northwest Side
  • Neighbourhood: Northwest Side
  • Phone Number: +1 773-289-4991

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