Tecalitlan Mexican Kitchen + Margarita Bar
1538 N. Clybourn Ave. #A10
Phone: (773) 384-4285
Founded in 1973 by immigrant brothers from Jalisco, Mexico, Tecalitlan quickly garnered a reputation as the go-to spot for authentic Mexican fare on Chicago Avenue.
Today, the restaurant is still family-owned and after decades in business, Tecalitlan still prides itself on sharing delicious Mexican cuisine, coupled with a love for the Mexican culture and heritage, with a new generation of guests.
Through the years Tecalitlan’s menu has grown and so too, have the accolades. Tecalitlan, or ‘Tec’ as it’s affectionately called by those in the know, has appeared on lists celebrating them as having the best margaritas and burritos in Chicago! They have been featured in Sauté magazine, Latina Magazine, Chicago Tribune, and the Chicago Sun-Times as well as on CBS Channel 2. Loyal customers travel from all over the world to taste their burritos and take some back home with them.
Sunday – Thursday: Noon – 9pm
Friday & Saturday: Noon – 10pm
Intermittent daily closures may occur due to COVID-related staffing shortages. Please call ahead to ensure the restaurant is open.