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La Palma Puerto Rican Restaurant

1340 N Homan Ave, Chicago, IL 60651-2318
+1 773-862-0886
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible14%
12 Aug 2017
“Wonderful Puertorican cafe”
12 Sep 2015
“Great Puerto Rican food ”
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LOCATION
1340 N Homan Ave, Chicago, IL 60651-2318
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Reviewed 12 August 2017

This is a typical Puerto Rican restaurant serving authentic dishes. We had the Jibaro sandwich with lechon between plantain as the bread. It was delicious. I saw bistec con cebolla, cod fish fritters, boiled root vegetables like I find in Puerto Rico. Loved this place...More

Thank RusPat_704
Reviewed 12 September 2015 via mobile

We drove over 30 miles each way to eat here. Worth every mile! Highly recommended if you like Puerto Rican food. Tostones, carne asada... All great!

1  Thank dkaplan435
Reviewed 10 September 2015

They catered our pre-wedding party & everyone raved - including my Puerto Rican in-laws. The Pastleon was the biggest hit. Their staff went out of their way to make this a great event.

Thank tmkuecker
Reviewed 3 July 2015

As a gringa, I have no knowledge of Puerto Rican food. I just know American cheese when I taste it. The concept of using fried plantains is a welcome alternative to bread on a pork sandwich. The rice has great flavor (like dirty rice). As...More

Thank ZamGram
Reviewed 24 December 2014

I called and the lady answered and said i got a big order in front of me! With a hyper tone of voice - i was just caling for their hours - geez - this was my first time contacting business to consider giving them...More

Thank ChiTownMichelle
Reviewed 12 November 2014

My husband is a picky Puerto Rican and he really enjoyed this place. It is nothing fancy, it reminds you of the food places you actually find in PR, with murals of El Morro,and coquis painted on the walls and with salsa music playing in...More

Thank Eva C
Reviewed 19 June 2014

Loved the beans, tostones, bacalao & goat stew, the flavors were as good as mi abuela's; prices good, cozy, NOT fancy . Although could use a good cleaning.

Thank T O
Reviewed 23 December 2013

We had a profound and unresolved sense of being wronged, so I thought to post this review and let readers decide for themselves. $16 for a plate of food that normally costs $9-$10!?! We entered La Palma to discover the traditional buffet-style service sitting behind...More

2  Thank Scoutings
Reviewed 29 September 2013

My wife and I enjoy the food. We drive an hour and half twice a year to get our fix of some Puerto Rican cuisine. We usually spend between $25.00 to $50.00 at the resturant in the cuisine we like. Before we leave we will...More

1  Thank 902Jose_R
Reviewed 2 June 2013

The place does not look like much, I mean is not a fancy place by far. Food is serve sort of cafeteria style but it is REALLY good! I travel an hour for it! The carne guisada is better than my mom's shhh! And their...More

1  Thank KMValles
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Lunch, Dinner
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Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 18:00
Monday
11:00 - 18:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 15:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 15:00
Thursday
11:00 - 15:00
Friday
11:00 - 15:00
Saturday
11:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1340 N Homan Ave, Chicago, IL 60651-2318
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > Northwest Side
  • Neighbourhood: Northwest Side
  • Phone Number: +1 773-862-0886
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