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La Carniceria Mexicana

1416 S Main St, Bloomington-Normal, IL 61701-6760
+1 309-827-8904
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good50%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“tortas” (3 reviews)
“tacos” (5 reviews)
Closes in 9 min
09:00 - 21:00All hours
Latin, Mexican, Spanish
1416 S Main St, Bloomington-Normal, IL 61701-6760
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Reviewed 9 November 2017

This is a Hispanic grocery plus meat market. Descent place to get your meats or vegetables at a reasonable price. They also have cooked meats for sale like pork tips and or crunchy pork rinds.

Thank Rafael R
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

I know those who think Taco Bell is the standard to judge Mexican food by. They can stay there, as they wouldn't appreciate this place anyway. It is small, seating is tight and food I'd outstanding. Their Pozole is to fight over, the frijoles will...More

Thank dpeppers82
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

I have been on a taco kick the last 2 years. I want to sample the tacos first.I stopped in for tacos on a weekend.It was not to busy. I ordered Carne Asada Tacos. The tacos were large and full.3 were a meal.I enjoy the...More

Thank Jeff M
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

Aside from a language barrier I really like this place. Great tacos! (Gonna try the cabeza tacos next time). Don't expect five star service unless you are fluent in Spanish. The food (primarily tacos and tortas) seem perfect for the working guy getting a hardy...More

Thank Andrew M
Reviewed 9 December 2016

If you live in BloNo or are passing through, this is is the place for decent Mexican food. The menu is not very extensive (which is why just 4 stars) but what they do they do well. I go to Mexico a lot, mostly Mexico...More

1  Thank Arla A
Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

By far we had the best tacos we've ever had here. Looks like a hole in the wall next to a Mexican grocery, but when you walk in the smell will have your mouth watering! Not a lot of seating options, but that didn't stop...More

Thank ddengland11
Reviewed 13 June 2016

This is definitely a hole-in-the-wall type of place and may not look like much from the outside, but it's worth a try. Been going there for a while now and the tacos are delicious and inexpensive. I haven't tried anything other than their tacos so...More

Thank 16StephB
Reviewed 27 April 2016

the food is good not great.its a little bland,the salsas help. i have had 6 different things on the menu,and they are kinda slow also.give it a try its good and not the average southwest fare.

Thank Jeff M
Reviewed 6 December 2015

Do you love to discover little "hole in the wall" places that make amazing ethnic food? Do you love to eat where the locals eat? Then hop on over to La Carniceria on S. Main Street. It has a little grocery store attached to a...More

Thank Athena_Eng
Reviewed 19 October 2014

Hard to find, not all that enticing, in a strip mall, and with really basic facilities, the initial impression is not great... but once you order and get your food the initial impression changes 180 degrees. Really excellent and flavorful food, and an almost entirely...More

Thank Julian W
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Restaurant Details

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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Open Hours
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1416 S Main St, Bloomington-Normal, IL 61701-6760
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Bloomington-Normal  >  Bloomington
  • Phone Number: +1 309-827-8904
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