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La Potosina

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3349 N Vermilion St, Danville, IL 61832-1318
+1 217-446-1596
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Danville, Illinois
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107 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 March 2017

Great margaritas, fajitas and pechuga fritas. Staff is always friendly and prices are very fair. Good place if you are craving Mexican food!

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Thank AlexandraPate
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5 reviews
Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

We had a good meal and the $1.99 margarita special was great. The chicken fajitas was enough for two to share, but he had the Potosina Burrito which was also good.

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Thank Joan H
IL
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26 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 February 2017

I love their salsa, their guacamole, and pretty much ANYTHING on the menu. It is Mexican food, but you could order something American if needed. Have visited this establishment many many times, by myself, or in a big group. Always great service, and the food is always good, and if there is something ever wrong they always make it right.... More 

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Thank Travelteam2
Champaign, Illinois
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 8 February 2017

The food was overall pretty good! My husband ordered his steak spicier than usual and they were able to accommodate his bolder request :) My kids ordered the steak with nachos and white cheese. The steak was really tender and my kids ate it all! I had the chicken enchilada. The chicken tasted like maybe it was canned or something,... More 

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Thank Explore_72702016
Chicago, Illinois
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

Stopped at this "Mexican" restaurant on my way home to NWI after a short road trip. I based my decision on all the positive reviews I read on trip advisor. I ordered the combination plate and was served a plate of over salted slop. Literally the worst food I've eaten since grade school lunch. Would never recommend and would not... More 

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1 Thank Sabina D
Danville, Illinois
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

The service is great. The food is the best Mexican place in town. You get chips and salsa as u wait on your food. The price is right. With an abundance of quality food. The drinks are the best with the price is good.Come and check out LaPotosina

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1 Thank KellyHawaii
Columbus, Indiana
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50 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 September 2016

We were hungry for mexican food. This place fit the bill. Greg got a sampler platter. 2 platters came. Really a 2 person meal. He loved it. I got a taco salad especial. Really good, It came with shrimp, Chicken and beef. Meat had the perfect spices. The crispy shell tasted home made. Prices were reasonable. Good service. I would... More 

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Thank Donna W
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

We think the food is good at both locations, but prefer the North location for atmosphere. Food is hot and fresh. Good salsa and cheese dip!

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Thank pziegler77
Reedsburg, Wisconsin
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3 reviews
Reviewed 8 August 2016

This restaurant was recommended by our hotel. The food and service did not disappoint. I would recommend to anyone visiting the area.

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Thank msiedschlag
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 29 July 2016

I have been to both North location is worse than the south one. They both don't taste very good. The group that I was in charge of had 3 of the 7 orders were not right. I can not refer any one to eat here sorry.

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Thank Russ T

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3349 N Vermilion St, Danville, IL 61832-1318
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Danville
  • Phone Number: +1 217-446-1596

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