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Garcia's Restaurant

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4749 N Western Ave, Chicago, IL 60625-2012
+1 773-769-5600
Today
10:00 - 01:00
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Hours:
Sun 09:00 - 00:00
Mon - Thu 10:00 - 01:00
Fri 10:00 - 03:00
Sat 10:00 - 04:00
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Chicago, Illinois
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2,938 reviews
2,279 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 489 helpful votes
Reviewed today NEW

We ate at Garcia's Restaurant when another restaurant where we wanted to go was closed on Tuesdays. Garcia's Restaurant is interesting in how it is physically laid out, as there is an entrance on Western Ave., and an entrance on Lincoln Ave. The restaurant is decorated in authentic Mexican decor. The staff was friendly and we asked to be seated... More 

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Thank Allen21096
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33 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Needed somewhere to eat at midnight...this was the place. There was a very lively atmosphere. The wait time was minimal (needed seating for 8). The food was great...very authentic Mexican. Although our waitress seemed to have an attitude...and her tip reflected it.

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Thank NickyNi
Chicago, Illinois
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52 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 30 December 2016

Two things are very important when you go to eat, the food and the service. The good was very good and the service was great. Thank you Evelyn

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Thank Dennis R
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2 reviews
Reviewed 12 March 2016

The one thing I dislike the most about using my credit/debit cards to play for a meal? Being charged a tip amount that I never authorized. Garica's is one of those places! Nothing irritates me more. Although it's $0.13 here, $1.14 there, and $0.52 over there, restaurants/service personnel exercising this type of dirty trick to their customer for their own... More 

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Thank Madchen67
Chicago, Illinois
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36 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 February 2016 via mobile

Love this place ! We've been coming here for years . Food is great place is very clean . Very crowded on the weekends but they try to accommodate you as quickly as possible.

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Thank RAVABRA
Chicago
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163 reviews
113 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 December 2015

Ive been going to garcias for atleast 15 years and never had a complaint but since they remolded a few years ago the food hasnt been the same and ofcouse the prices had went up but i still find myself eating there from time to time

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1 Thank David A
Chicago, Illinois
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57 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 September 2015

If you enjoy Mexican food and lots of people, Garcia's on Western is the place to go. The block is filled with lots of shopping and eateries, but Garcia's has been a main stay in this neighborhood and the restaurant is clean, warm and the wait staff is awesome. I have eaten here several times as it is one of... More 

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Thank Kathy R
Old Man Bay, Grand Cayman
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71 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 August 2015

Went to this restaurant late at night and they were still busy. Good sign. We had the carne asada burrito - outstanding! Could not finish mine as I ate too much guacamole and chips beforehand. I would definitely recommend this restaurant.

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Thank Tracy E
Fort Myers, Florida, United States
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42 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 August 2015 via mobile

My wife and I visited on a busy Friday night. We were promptly greeted and seated. Our server provided great service. She checked on us frequently. The food was served quickly considering the large crowd. I would have rated this restaurant a four except for the rip-off house wine prices. A short pour house wine for $12 is ridiculous. Good... More 

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Thank TANGO T
Chicago, Illinois
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 February 2015

We frequent this place quite often and have never had a bad experience! I love getting the Chicago's Best Burrito!! It is always delicious and I have leftovers for lunch the next day!!! The chips and salsa are very very good! My friend gets the enchilada's every time we dine here. He suggest not getting the ground beef as he... More 

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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
US$20
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 00:00
Monday
10:00 - 01:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 01:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 01:00
Thursday
10:00 - 01:00
Friday
10:00 - 03:00
Saturday
10:00 - 04:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4749 N Western Ave, Chicago, IL 60625-2012
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago
  • Phone Number: +1 773-769-5600

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