If you’ve lived in Chicago for any stretch of time, you’ve probably been to El Mariachi in Lakeview. The large back patio is a popular spot for group get-togethers, specifically the ones that involve day drinking. While the OK Mexican food here isn’t going to win any awards (the menu has standards like breakfast burritos and tequila french toast), nothing costs over $10.99. So, honestly, you really can’t afford to not come here.
Where we've featured it
When your one and only weekend plan involves drinking copious amounts of prosecco.
More spots in LakeviewSee more
Kanela Breakfast Club
The original location of Chicago’s popular Greek-inspired breakfast mini-chain.
More Mexican spotsSee more
Taqueria El Asadero
Taqueria El Asadaro is a small cash only spot in Ravenswood with amazing steak tacos and burritos.
Suggested by our writers
Filter and browse restaurants near you
Text us for personalized recommendationsLearn more