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Buen Apetito

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3605 N Vermilion St, Danville, IL 61832-1128
10:30 - 21:00
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Sun 10:30 - 20:30
Mon - Thu 10:30 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 10:30 - 22:00
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Danville, Illinois, United States
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113 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

reasonable Mexican food ; the best guacamole in town. A lot of the entrees have too much fat and grease. The staff is friendly and caring. Bar prices are reasonable. This is a good place for a slowly paced private lunch with a friend. The staff does not rush you out the door.

Thank janecS1001XO
Danville, Illinois
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2016 via mobile

Friendly wait staff and willing to explain items on the menu. Allows for substitutes and has a great drink menu. Option to sit inside or outside on the large wrap around porch. Building sits back towards the woods so don't miss the turn.

Thank aliciamZ8175VD
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37 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 June 2015

Good food and pleasant atmosphere. Restaurant is clean and has a outdoor seating area wrapped around it. The outdoor seating is nestled among the trees giving it a private feel.

Thank calico1960
Austin, Texas
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2014 via mobile

I am from Texas. So glad I tried this restaurant because after ovine here I had concluded that my love affair with Mexican food was over. This will never be as good as TexMex BUT it's the closest one will find to authentic Mexican or TexMex in Danville (perhaps all of Central IL). Great service, nice atmosphere. Chips were not... More 

Thank JenniferMae1974
Danville, IL
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36 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 May 2014

We were meeting friends here for our Friday night dinner club. I hadn't been here in many years and had a bad experience that time when we left before the food arrived because of the horrible service. We were greeted promptly when we arrived and seated in the middle of the restaurant. A waitress came over immediately and took our... More 

2 Thank Dawns206
Danville, Illinois
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2013

This was the third of the three Mexican restaurants in Danville that we tried. It also falls last in the ratings for us. The waitress seemed pleasant enough, but didn't speak English. The drinks were weak, the appetizer order was wrong, and neither my husband or I was pleased with the dinner. The restaurant itself was clean and nicely decorated,... More 

2 Thank DZionic
Mahomet, Illinois
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200 reviews
128 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2013

My granddaughter wanted Mexican food today and I have not lived in Danville for 30 years but we saw a sign for Buen Apetito along the main street in North Danville - Vermilion Street and decided to try it. It is not very visible from the road but worth looking for! My first impression was how clean and neat it... More 

1 Thank jodyt821
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291 reviews
227 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 March 2013 via mobile

This by far has the best Mexican cuisine in the area...next best would be Little Mexico in Lafayette, IN. Great service, big helpings, and very good prices...everyone we have ever taken here comes back on thier own as well...highly, HIGHLY recommend this restraunt if your looking for great Mexican in Danville

1 Thank Roger47993
Des Moines
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161 reviews
120 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2012

The restaurant appears to be a family owned restaurant. They are very good at honoring special requests. Decently priced. Generous amount of food. Very tasty.

1 Thank Cyndeetrek

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Open Hours
10:30 - 20:30
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3605 N Vermilion St, Danville, IL 61832-1128
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Danville

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