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Cemitas Puebla

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3619 W North Ave, Chicago, IL
+1 773-772-8435
11:00 - 20:30
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93 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 November 2016

If you're looking for authentic Mexican food don't go here. However, if you're looking for a nice environment, good service, and great food then this is the place for you! The food was amazing. I got a carne asada cemita is was a lot of food and delicious. I'm not sure what kind of cheese they put on it but... More 

Thank Nathaly S
Chicago, Illinois
2 reviews
Reviewed 25 October 2016

The Cemitas is one of the best restaurants me and my husband we travel 45 miles to go there it's so worth it we love Cemitas sandwich,wacamoly and there own made chips are so tasty,I recommend this place to everyone,you will love it 👍

Thank sberis
Atlanta, Georgia
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54 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 August 2016

I have heard only excellent things about this place and wanted to go here after my friends raved about it all the time. I was in town and when someone suggested it I could not say yes quick enough. I got the steak, my friend got the chicken, and we split it. Both were awesome. I have heard other sandwiches... More 

Thank Andybacca
Chicago, Illinois
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22 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 May 2016 via mobile

Omg...wonderful! Had the Cemita sandwich thing with steak. Wow...really delicious! So tasty... chips good too and nice staff.

Thank Jillian E
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81 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 April 2016

Really didn't know what to expect when reading reviews online but was pleasantly surprised by the interior and the vibe the restaurant exuded. Our group ordered five sandwiches and all of them were so good.

1 Thank Luke Y
Marietta, Georgia, United States
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115 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 October 2015 via mobile

Good Mexican in west loop market. Fast food atmosphere but sit down prices. Food is worth it, especially the roast pork. Comes in taco or sandwich venues.

Thank Chris H
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121 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 September 2015

My family and I ate here recently and were blown away. We are from Colorado and have traveled all over the USA south west and Mexico. The tacos here are by far just as good as anything authentic we have had. The service is quick and the place is clean. The margaritas are great and not too sugary. Even my... More 

1 Thank Hillary N
Chicago, Illinois
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124 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 September 2015

Truly unique sandwiches, excellent flavors, and at the time I frequented it, Cemitas was family run. I must revisit it; their bread is truly incomparable.

Thank N M
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21 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 July 2015 via mobile

In an area abound with high end and hip places, Cemitas Puebla was a fresh breath of fresh air. Cemitas are Mexican sandwiches and you can choose a variety of meats. Comes with a mountain of quesa fresca. It was perfect sitting on the patio with our cemita, ceviche, and jicama slaw - reminiscent of food truck style eats.

Thank Momo L
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255 reviews
223 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 July 2015 via mobile

We loved the Atomica! Huge sandwich - great to split! We ate at the Fulton Market location. The three sauces provided to enjoy with our sandwich were excellent. We liked the spiciest of the three. Loved this place! If you want to go to a location other than Fulton Market, make sure it is still there. It may have closed.

Thank stevenrealife

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3619 W North Ave, Chicago, IL
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > Northwest Side
  • Neighbourhood: Northwest Side
  • Phone Number: +1 773-772-8435

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