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La Familia Restaurant

201 W 2nd St, Rock Falls, IL 61071-1247
+1 815-626-0158
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“coffee cake” (4 reviews)
“soup” (4 reviews)
“cakes” (2 reviews)
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201 W 2nd St, Rock Falls, IL 61071-1247
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1 - 10 of 39 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

Food was delicious. They even cooked gluten free and dairy free. Cost was reasonable. Everything was homemade, they do not have a delivery but will prepare food to be carried out.

Thank Bob S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

. The food is great but If your a big eater, then your going to have to order more than just a regular item from the menu. I usually just order adult size plates for the kids so I can " help them" finish. I...More

Thank tim p
Reviewed 4 September 2017

We enjoyed our lunch at the restaurant--the food was very good and authentic, the prices were very low, the service good, the restaurant clean. BUT the best part is that you are able to buy Dave's coffee cakes there! We had heard of the cakes...More

Thank Melaney R
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

We are Iowans who previously lived in New Mexico and California. This charming family restaurant meets our high standards. The food is flavorful but not as spicy as in New Mexico. It will be our new favorite lunch spot when driving to Chicago.

Thank MRA1917
Reviewed 14 July 2017

Good food and prices. Easy to get to. Good location. A bit small but that doesn't take away from the food quality.

Thank Daryl H
Reviewed 9 March 2017

Great Food!! I love the soup!! Definitely one of, if not the best Mexican restaurants in STERLING/ROCKFALLS

Thank CJHH91
Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

Let me start by saying that there is no shortage of good, authentic Mexican food in the Sterling/Rock Falls area, but this is our favorite by far!! We have never had bad food or service here, and the prices are great. As mentioned in other...More

Thank Bud-Dog23
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

This was the first time I've visited this restaurant and it won't be the last! We had excellent service. I've never been to a Mexican restaurant that service soup as part of the meal, and let me tell you, it was very tasty! The Homemade...More

Thank Jennifer E
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Some of the best authentic Mexican food around. The owner comes to the table to make sure you are satisfied. Love the personal touch.

Thank Jayne H
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Great food, attentive friendly service and modest prices. Some of the best mole sauce ever. The owner and his wife were so kind and friendly and made our night special.

Thank Philip N
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
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Open Hours
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
8:00 am - 8:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 201 W 2nd St, Rock Falls, IL 61071-1247
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Rock Falls
  • Phone Number: +1 815-626-0158
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