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Wholly Frijoles

3908 W Touhy Ave, Lincolnwood, IL 60712-1028
+1 847-329-9810
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Overview
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good33%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“tortilla soup” (20 reviews)
“enchiladas” (12 reviews)
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CUISINES
Latin, Spanish
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
3908 W Touhy Ave, Lincolnwood, IL 60712-1028
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1 - 10 of 98 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

This is a great Mexican restaurant. The guacamole was cold and chips were fresh. The skirt steak was tender and cooked just right. The steak or chicken enchiladas with mole sauce were the best. Want good authentic Mexican food this is the place. One drawback...More

Thank RusPat_704
Reviewed 2 September 2017

went to lunch with my brother in law and had a nice lunch. the service was very good and the meal was very good. I had tortillla soup and chicken quesadillas authentic and tasty.the chips and salsa delightful.

Thank rblumen1
Reviewed 13 August 2017

This is authentic cuisine--a cut above your average or even more expensive Mexican restaurant. Emphatically NOT the place where the three or four "typical" ingredients (refried beans, rice, sour cream, guac) are all over everything. Even the house salad is complex. Wait staff is experienced,...More

Thank AdmiralGanteaume
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Followed Trip advisor to Wholly Frijoles. Service was nice. Place is strip mall type restaurant. Had enchiladas, which were really good, especially if you like a lot of cheese with your chicken. Chips kind of bland. Salsa nice. Will go back.

Thank James O
Reviewed 28 July 2017

One of the better chile rellenos I've had in a while. My partner got a (wine-poached) pear salad that was summery and delicious. Both came with a tamarind/fruit soup that was a great idea, but too sweet for my taste. Very inexpensive!

Thank jaz79h
Reviewed 24 June 2017

If you are in the area Wholly Frioles is a mush eat stop for our family. Try to make it a couple of times a year for the last ten years when visiting family in Skokie.

Thank MissouriGoJoeGo
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

Who would have thought you could get great Mexican cuisine in Lincolnwood, IL? This place is so unassuming, sitting in a little strip mall next to a Dunkin Donuts - come on, really? But, amazing Mexican food for sure and it's BYOB. If you don't...More

Thank Goinawae
Reviewed 12 May 2017

We were in town to see family and they recommended this place. It was standard Mexican food fare. Chips and salsa were fine. The service was very good. But I had never had a fried burrito. It was fantastic!! This place is on my future...More

Thank thnk1st
Reviewed 19 April 2017

We went to meet a friend last night at Holy Frijoles for dinner. I haven't been there in some time but I always liked it very much in the past. It was also almost impossible to get a table during busy times. Well the quality...More

Thank tennisdir
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Up scale Mexican fare. Has your normal tacos and burritos but also some outstanding other dishes and sauces. Owner/chef worked at the old Pump Room as the sous chef for a number of years. Great food & leisurely dining experience

Thank Steven H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:30
Thursday
11:00 - 21:30
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3908 W Touhy Ave, Lincolnwood, IL 60712-1028
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Lincolnwood
  • Phone Number: +1 847-329-9810
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