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LA Bamba Mexican Restaurant

129 E Beaufort St Ste E, Bloomington-Normal, IL 61761-3009
+1 309-452-2243
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“tamales” (2 reviews)
“burrito” (5 reviews)
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129 E Beaufort St Ste E, Bloomington-Normal, IL 61761-3009
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a very unique place. It is a Mexican place with a sushi bar. Both styles of food are delicious. Also the prices make it easy to try lots of what is on the menu. It is scary to try sushi from a Mexican...More

Thank Nick_BMI
Reviewed 11 July 2017

This is one of my all-time favorites places to eat over the past 2- years. The restaurant is nothing special decor-wise, but the food is fresh, made to order, fast, and excellent every time. Be prepared to get your hands messy. They added an entire...More

Thank Oliviababy2016
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

I have been to the Cham - Bana locations but not here.The sushi looks good and is offered at a good price.With a wide variety of rolls,soup,etc. I was in the mood for tacos and ordered the taco special. 2 tacos, tomale,and beans and rice.the...More

Thank Jeff M
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

All throughout pregnancy I craved the dickens out of this place. Its made right in front of you. huge burritos fantastic lemonade spicy salsa. The service is friendly just hard to understand sometimes.Nothing to complain about :)

Thank hinatameow
Reviewed 26 June 2016

I have been a fan of La Bamba since the first one opened over 20 years ago in champaign. Authentic Mexican food, made by, and owned by Mexicans. Big monster super burritos, and delicious taco's are a great filler after a hard night of charging....More

Thank Beachman2142
Reviewed 14 February 2016

so wanted dinner went to another place that was busy and could not answer a question if a certain dish was still available. went driving around town thought I would give these guys a try. tried the Sushi Sashimi combination. I have had better but...More

Thank Calvin S
Reviewed 15 October 2015

Does your friend want a burrito, but you were craving sushi? Crazy, but true, La Bamba now offers sushi and it is GOOD!!!

Thank Athena_Eng
Reviewed 1 July 2015

We eat here pretty often, we always order the same thing and the staff recognize us and know what we will want before we order. This is a casual place, very quick, and maybe not very healthy, but tastes good.

Thank kathy2062015
Reviewed 17 April 2015

I have to say, I was a bit surprised to see a Sushi chef working behind the counter, but everything looked fresh and it was priced right so I took a chance and ordered the California Roll and Sunset Roll to try. They were both...More

Thank Mo C
Reviewed 10 December 2014

I'm a big fan of LaBamba's and have been a regular since they opened in 1991. My order, every time, is a regular sized burrito with chorizo and pork with avocado and sour cream with all of the other standard stuff. They know my order...More

Thank DEPluma
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  • Address: 129 E Beaufort St Ste E, Bloomington-Normal, IL 61761-3009
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Bloomington-Normal  >  Normal
  • Phone Number: +1 309-452-2243
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