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Casa Bonita Mexican Restaurant & Tequila Bar

€€ - €€€Mexican, , Latin
633 N Milwaukee Ave, Libertyville, IL 60048-1911
+1 847-362-4400
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good37%
  • Average20%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“mole” (11 reviews)
“chips and salsa” (16 reviews)
“shredded beef” (2 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
633 N Milwaukee Ave, Libertyville, IL 60048-1911
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We love the option of sitting on the front porch of the restaurant during a crisp fall night. The heaters set up on the front porch are awesome and I promise you won’t be cold. Food is good. We split the combos fajitas and had...More

Thank allisonh471
Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

Paired chips and salsa with red wine sangria. Split the combo chicken and steak fajitas. Fried ice cream for dessert. Friendly and attentive wait staff. Quick and hot food delivery. Highly recommended.

Thank Allan O
Reviewed 29 September 2018

Perfection from the moment we stepped in the door! The hostess Sabrina greeted us immediately offering a comfortable booth. However we are older folks and i noticed that one was in an area where the music was rather loud for us. She didn’t hesitate to...More

1  Thank Flyfreemark
BillV491, Owner at Casa Bonita Mexican Restaurant & Tequila Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 October 2018

Thank you for such a detailed review! Sabrina and Luis are valuable hardworking team members so were thrilled to see them publicly recognized! We appreciate you taking the time to write the review. Hope to serve you again in the near future. Sincerely, Bill Veremis...More

Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

Plenty of food and tasty margaritas! Great, friendly service from Luis P. It's amazing how much of a difference a smiling server affects our perception of a restaurant. The enchilada suizas were flavorful with plenty of cheese and great texture. All the food was appropriately...More

Thank Wayne T
Reviewed 26 August 2018

So we've been to many Mexican restaurants in our lives and they've been good...but Casa Bonita takes the cake! The atmosphere is very lively and fun -- you can't help but already smile walking in the place. The hostesses were very friendly, which helps right...More

Thank Diane S
Bill V, Owner at Casa Bonita Mexican Restaurant & Tequila Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 27 August 2018

Diane, We can't thank you enough for writing such a detailed review. You made our day! We look forward to serving you again soon! Sincerely, Bill Veremis Casa Bonita Mexican Restaurant

Reviewed 15 August 2018

Extensive menu, super tasty, huge portions. Great, relaxed atmosphere and good service. Definitely recommended!

Thank swissfamilybell
Bill V, Owner at Casa Bonita Mexican Restaurant & Tequila Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 27 August 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We look forward to serving you again soon!

Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

Nice atmosphere with great food selection. Nice outdoor patio for dining as well as spacious interior. Moderate pricing for the area.

Thank Mike S
Bill V, Owner at Casa Bonita Mexican Restaurant & Tequila Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 27 August 2018

Thank you Mike for leaving us a review...we look forward to serving you on our year round patio soon!

Reviewed 22 July 2018

Lots of menu choices, good service and nice atmosphere make this place comfortable for families or friends to enjoy good food together. Outdoor terrace is a plus in good weather. Quality of food and service are consistent.

Thank jc555
Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

We started going to Casa Bonita years ago, back when it was still in Waukegan. It’s always been really good. We haven’t been in a while though and went for lunch today. Unfortunately, for us it really seems to have gone downhill. It took about...More

Thank Cudatah
Bill V, Owner at Casa Bonita Mexican Restaurant & Tequila Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 27 August 2018

Thank you for your review and your important feedback. We sorry to hear about your experience. Our team enjoys taking care of everyone who walks through our doors, and we're sorry that you were given a different impression. We make all of our food fresh...More

Reviewed 9 July 2018

Monday’s there were 1/2 price margaritas and they were delicious! The guacamole and salsa were great for appetizers. We shared multiple dishes between the 6 of us. All were very good.

Thank chrismead
Bill V, Owner at Casa Bonita Mexican Restaurant & Tequila Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 14 July 2018

Thank you for your review! We hope to see you again soon! Sincerely, The Casa Team

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Questions & Answers
Ramona S
3 December 2017|
Response from BillV491 | Property representative |
Hi Ramona! Yes last year we had customers asking for Enchilada & Ground Beef Taco Combo so we tried it as the new #1 and it has been a huge seller. We are happy to offer you the old #1 it was enchilada and ground beef bean... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$29
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 633 N Milwaukee Ave, Libertyville, IL 60048-1911
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Lake County  >  Libertyville
  • Phone Number: +1 847-362-4400
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Casa Bonita was awarded "Best of the Best" for Mexican food by the Daily Herald Reader's Choice 2017. Located in the heart of charming downtown Libertyville, Casa Bonita is known for its vast list of over on tap tequilas and the famous "Perfect Margarita." The year round patio is enjoyed even in the winter where heat lamps allow guests to dine alfresco. Unlike the Mexican restaurant chains, Casa Bonita is an independent restaurant featuring a creative take on finely prepared, authentic Mexican recipes. Providing an array of recipe options, our food is made only with the freshest, quality ingredients selected daily from local purveyors. Everything from appetizers to desserts are handcrafted for a memorable south-of-the-border dining experience.
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