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Bien Trucha

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410 W State St, Geneva, IL 60134
+1 630-232-2665
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17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 15:00
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Tue - Thu 17:00 - 21:00
Tue - Fri 11:00 - 15:00
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 22:00
Sat 12:00 - 15:00
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Geneva, Illinois
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21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant offers a wide variety of unique small plates with the intention that the couple or the group order several each and then everyone can share and sample all of them. The fact that every night there is a line waiting to get in (they do not except reservations) is an indication of just how popular and good this... More 

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Thank Colin C
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful Mexican cuisine. Prepared with high quality ingredients served with a gourmet attention to taste and detail. Always fresh and exciting. The cocktails are inventive and tasty.

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Thank Rosietravelers
Geneva, Illinois
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33 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Can;t get any better Mexican food anywhere in Chicagoland! Service is fun and friendly. Summer outdoor patio and bar is most fun in the area.

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Thank DebraGGeneva
Geneva, Illinois
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The creative drinks are outstanding, but don't drink more than two! The food is wonderful. I wish reservations were taken, as I do not want to stand in line for an hour.I try to go right when they open or for a late lunch.

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Thank sharicb
Batavia, Illinois, United States
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

One of our favorites in the western suburbs. Always a line so go early or on a weeknight if possible.

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Thank Debbie_Craig_12
Joliet, Illinois
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48 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great Mexican food and margaritas! My husband and I had a few different types of tacos, which were all delicious! I highly recommend the shrimp taco. We also had great margs.. my friend got a dash of jalapeño in hers, which I hadn't seen before, but it was delicious! I will say I think it is a bit pricey (especially... More 

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Thank mkcro16
Chicago, Illinois
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

Outside of any of Rick Bayless' downtown Chicago restaurants, you will not find a more flavorful and/or quality driven Mexican establishment! This place is the real deal...you can't go wrong with anything on the menu or with the cocktails, especially the margaritas! Caveat: you must get there early to get a table and, at times, I've felt rushed by the... More 

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Thank famoustraveler
Barrington, Illinois
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

Have been here a bunch of times and it never disappoints. They had oysters for fish of the day and they were awesome. along with a couple pelpinos can't beat it great atmosphere as well.

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Thank eroc8
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 14 March 2017

I love this place. The food and drinks are delicious, and the service is typically on point. The only drawback to this place is how small the restaurant is. You'll be cramped next to many other visitors while you're eating. If you have a large party, perhaps this might not be the place for you. However, it's perfect for a... More 

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Thank Jordan L
Geneva, Illinois
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

I have gone to this restaurant at least four times in the last few years. The experience has been consistently disappointing. The food was good but the arrogant attitude of the staff made a very negative impact on the meal. I would not go back even if they offered the food for free.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 15
Cuisine
Mexican, Latin, Spanish, South American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Tuesday
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 410 W State St, Geneva, IL 60134
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Geneva
  • Phone Number: +1 630-232-2665

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