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Adobo Grill

) #273 of 7,906 Restaurants in Chicago €€ - €€€ Mexican, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly
1610 N Wells St, Chicago, IL 60614-6002
+1 312-266-7999
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good45%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“guacamole” (111 reviews)
“enchiladas” (13 reviews)
“churros” (6 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
1610 N Wells St, Chicago, IL 60614-6002
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This used to be my favorite place to get Mexican in the city. It suffered a fire and relocated around the corner and across the street from the original location. The new location has outdoor seating which is great. The food, has gone downhill since...More

Thank brink9
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This place is delicious. The guacamole is made infront of you! The blackened Tuna was perfect. It can get a little loud inside.

Thank Nathan G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The place is very nice especially when you sit outside on a cool summer evening. The food is OK - it's more or less the same Maxican fare you get in many other Mexican restaurants. The Guacamole with crispy tortilla chips was very good and...More

Thank yossi_spiegel
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

Really good mexican food, the place is nice, service was excellent, the waiters are friendly and quick! We try tacos, enchiladas and tortilla chips, the guacamole is prepared on your table, so is fresh and spicy. We really have and excellent dinner!!

Thank cruzed
Reviewed 13 July 2017

My husband and I and our good friend immediately loved this place! The inside has beautiful color and awesome artwork and the outdoor area has sun and shade, lovely foliage, and some really cool art on the building wall. We stopped in after an afternoon...More

Thank Sandra C
Reviewed 2 July 2017

Try to sit outside or have a drink at the outside bar. It's a great patio that isn't right on the street. Strong drinks, had a mojito, but heard the margaritas were very good. We had guac and chips, salsa, salad, salmon and a very...More

Thank susalcarp
Reviewed 23 June 2017

Being from Texas, we know the difference between Tex-Mex & Mexican food. While Adobo had good food, it really wasn't good examples of either. The tamales (special of the day) needed softer, fresher masa/tastier filling and the poblano stuffed with steak had a soft, soggy...More

Thank Hippotx
Reviewed 19 June 2017

What a sweet little "different" Mexican restaurant with EXCELLENT food, drinks, and service! And get this---I'm by no means a guacamole freak, but I even devoured the delicious guac! Splurge and enjoy a pitcher of Sangria too, as it goes great with the chips/salsa/guac. So...More

Thank Julie D
Reviewed 5 June 2017

This wonderful restaurant is located in the lively Old Town section of Chicago, right across from Second City. The menu is not large, but has a good selection of tasty, creative Mexican food. The guacamole is made at the table (if you are seated inside...More

Thank Airfrere
Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

Awesome food and really fabulous service . The place was crowded as we wakes in on Wednesday evening. 20 minute wait and got a table ... Great Guacamole and plenty of veg options on nachos, enchiladas etc., excellent Margarita served on the table .... great...More

Thank Kash8813
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anne k
30 November 2016|
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Response from Matt K | Reviewed this property |
The location on Wells burned down. New address is 215 W. North Ave. Just a block around the corner from old location.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:30
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1610 N Wells St, Chicago, IL 60614-6002
    (North Avenue and Wells St)
  • Public Transportation: Brown Line - Sedgewick El stop North Ave bus
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > Near North Side
  • Neighbourhood: Near North Side
  • Phone Number: +1 312-266-7999
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