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El Gallo de Oro Restaurant - CLOSED

2952 W 63rd St, Chicago, IL 60629-2754
+1 773-737-8101
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good0%
  • Average33%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
16 Oct 2015
“Not quite the best burrito in Chicago...but OK”
10 Apr 2006
“There is no substitute!”
Restaurant Hours Closed
££ - £££
2952 W 63rd St, Chicago, IL 60629-2754
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Reviewed 16 October 2015

I saw an ad for this restaurant touting the "Best Burrito in Chicago." Since I like going to off-the-beaten-track places as a tourist, I went to the deep South Side to check this out. On the way I must have passed fifty taquerias. Upon entering...More

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San Francisco
Reviewed 11 April 2006

I've searched for years to find a place like el Gallo. There is no comparison... the burritos are excellent (even when a veggie gets an all-steak one by accident). But, you must be sure to love your burrito and never use a fork or knife...More

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Reviewed 4 March 2005

This place is a legend with generations of University of Chicago students. Good, cheap mexican food that somehow tastes best around 3 in the morning. The burritos are unbelievable. Check it out.

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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2952 W 63rd St, Chicago, IL 60629-2754
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago
  • Phone Number: +1 773-737-8101
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