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Cafe Salsa

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9932 W 55th St, Countryside, IL 60525-3612
+1 708-352-5100
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Today
11:00 - 21:30
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All hours
Hours:
Sun 11:30 - 09:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 21:30
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:30
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I frequent this restaurant quite often. The cashiers leave a little to be desired, but the wait staff is great. They know their menu & their friendly. Little fun fact: They have the best fries ever!

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Thank burbankmom
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have been taking my family to Cafe Salsa for 25 years. The food has never changed and is not only high quality with great flavor but plentiful. I have never had to send back a single item and often referred friends from out of town here. The service though is by far the best feature ever. Chendo and Juan... More 

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Thank Mike B
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 May 2016 via mobile

Cafesalsa has the best tortillas and salsa. We pick them up for parties and friends look forward to eating them. The atmosphere is fun and welcoming. The food is tasty with an extensive menu. Service is always terrific and prices are reasonable.

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Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Wheaton, Illinois
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116 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 May 2016

I went here with a group of 17 people. The servers were very attentive with us, bringing each person their own bowl of salsa and lots of chips. Whenever the chip bowl was low there were more chips coming without having to ask more. The chips and salsa were great. I had the steak burrito and that beast was fantastic.... More 

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Thank xQuizx
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38 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 May 2016 via mobile

Came 5/4 to beat cinco de mayo rush..every table full...and people were waiting to be seated..chicken mole was outstanding..service excellent..prices fair..

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Thank Mike M
Brookfield, Illinois
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121 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 April 2016

Excellent food! Try the Fiesta platter. Great service, free chip and salsa refills. Daily specials, Wednesday is $4 margaritas!

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Thank Susan S
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3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 April 2016 via mobile

Best Mexican sit down place in all of lagrange area hands down. Stuffed Carne Asada I highly recommend. But seriously, everything is good. Best complimentary chips and salsa around. None of the other Mexican in the area comes even close to beating this place and quality of food. Coming from a true foodie and Mexican food enthusiast

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Thank James M
Chicago, Illinois
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83 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 February 2016

I'm always looking for new Mexican restaurants to try and have been meaning to try this place for awhile. I think I was expecting the restaurant to be a little fancier on the inside, rather than the typical cheesy-outdated-Mexican décor. I'm not even sure if this was considered Mexican décor as they were playing Backstreet Boys. The chips seemed very... More 

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Thank Leanne S
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2016

Food is average, price tag is high. Staff is clueless to customer needs, seem much more intent on hooking up with each other than serving customers. Much better choices in the area, for much more reasonable prices.

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Thank Robert L
Palos Hills, Illinois, United States
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137 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2015

We have passed this place many times and stopped for dinner. It was a busy Friday night and the place was busy. Upon being seated while looking around I noticed that the pattern on the booths/tables was very floral from the 1980's or before. The rest of the décor was okay it was just the bold floral patterns that threw... More 

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Thank Ruthann K

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 20
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 09:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:30
Thursday
11:00 - 21:30
Friday
11:00 - 22:30
Saturday
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9932 W 55th St, Countryside, IL 60525-3612
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Countryside
  • Phone Number: +1 708-352-5100

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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?