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El Famous Burrito

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1165 Bloomingdale Rd, Glendale Heights, IL 60139-3402
+1 630-682-5882
10:30 - 21:00
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Sun 10:30 - 21:00
Mon - Fri 10:30 - 22:00
Sat 10:30 - 23:00
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Edmond, Oklahoma
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108 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

Found this gem on Trip Advisor. Thursday's are $1 tacos! The whole place was packed and the food was already on counter before I had finished paying for it. Went with ground beef tacos. There is really no need to use the hot sauce because of the great seasonings on the meat. Tacos were wrapped up in two corn tortillas.... More 

Thank Shannon F
Glen Ellyn, Illinois
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3 reviews
Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

I got their chicken tacos with everything on them and they were pretty good. Best part about it, they only cost me a dollar each (tacos cost only a dollar each on Tuesdays/Thursdays). The horchata wasn't that good, but for a buck per taco i was satisfied.

Thank tmsantis
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41 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 November 2014

We have tried a lot of different taco places and this is by far one of the best and good value to. They also offer $1.00 tacos on certain days of the week.

Thank wisconsindellsguest
Glen Ellyn, Illinois
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328 reviews
278 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 July 2014

If you are out and can't make up your mind, you can't go wrong here. Tuesday's and Thursday's are $1.00 taco nights.

Thank Mike A
1 review
Reviewed 19 May 2013

Unkept dining area. Several dirty tables and food on the floor. Spoiled carrots and jalapeños. The food tasted far from good and much more americanized. The rice and beans tasted like it came straight from a can. We will not be coming back.

Thank Sammy343
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97 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 November 2012

$1.00 tacos every Tuesday and Thursday, what's not to like? A great place for carry out. The restaurant is clean but noisy. If you go in later, the floors get cleaned while your eating, and the smell of disenfectant doesn't enhance the flavor of the food. They have chili relleno burritos! and they are excellent, as are the chorizo sopes.... More 

Thank weakglovehand
Chicago, Illinois
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 November 2011

Although the food is good and the service is fast, I found it to be a bit salty; thus an average rating from me.

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Reviewed 14 December 2008

Good food.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Open Hours
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1165 Bloomingdale Rd, Glendale Heights, IL 60139-3402
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  DuPage County  >  Glendale Heights
  • Phone Number: +1 630-682-5882

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