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Amerikas, Oak Park, IL
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Amerikas

4.8
4.8
655 Reviews
$30 and under
Latin American
Amerikas represents that very essence of American cuisine. Amerikas’ concept is dedicated to blend its Latin roots with flavors from around the world to create that unique taste

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2 people

10:30 PM


Booked 23 times today

Order delivery or takeout

Other options

  • Order online

Dining areas

Additional information

  • Dining style

    Casual Dining

  • Cuisines

    Latin American, Fusion / Eclectic, Latin / Spanish

  • Hours of operation

    Brunch Daily 9:00 am–4:00 pm Dinner Wed, Thu 4:00 pm–9:00 pm Fri, Sat 4:00 pm–10:00 pm Sun 4:00 pm–8:00 pm

  • Phone number

    (708) 613-4254

  • Payment options

    AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa

  • Dress code

    Smart Casual

  • Executive chef

    Armando Gonzalez

  • Neighborhood

    Oak Park

  • Cross street

    Oak Park

  • Parking details

    Street Parking

  • Public transit

    Oak Park Green Line

  • Additional

    Bar/Lounge, Beer, Cocktails, Counter Seating, Full Bar, Gender Neutral Restroom, Gluten-free Options, Happy Hour, Late Night, Non-Smoking, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Takeout, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine

Offers

  • Half Price Margaritas!

    Multiple dates available
    Tue - 4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    Half-price Margaritas on Tuesday's!

Popular dishes

What 655 people are saying

Overall ratings and reviews

Reviews can only be made by diners who have eaten at this restaurant

4.8
4.8 based on recent ratings
  • 4.8Food
  • 4.8Service
  • 4.6Ambience
  • 4.6Value

NoiseModerate

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  • Near West

    Best Overall

  • Near West

    Best Food

  • Near West

    Best Service

  • Near West

    Best Value

  • Near West

    Healthy

  • Near West

    Great for outdoor dining

  • Near West

    Lively

  • Near West

    Most Booked

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  1. XP

    XimenaP

    Chicago

    72 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    72 reviews

    Dined 2 days ago

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Great service great food totally recommend….
  2. A

    Andre

    Chicago

    1 review

    vip
    5.0

    1 review

    Dined 5 days ago

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    The food and service was phenomenal!
  3. KR

    KrystleR

    Chicago

    5 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    5 reviews

    Dined 6 days ago

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Loved the food and drinks! Great place for brunch!!
  4. AH

    AdeleH

    Phoenix

    19 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    19 reviews

    Dined on January 16, 2023

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    I totally recommend the pork jibarito. It's a messy eat, but oh that flavor! Can't go wrong with the tacos either, or the breakfast dishes, or the jalapeño margarita. It's all good, really.
  5. e

    efhh

    Washington DC

    78 reviews

    vip
    4.0

    78 reviews

    Dined on January 14, 2023

    overall4food5service5ambience4
    Our first time. Food was excellent. Loved the Cabaza dish. Also the crabcake. Even have two desserts, mousse and churro sundae. Both delicious.
  6. JC

    JeanetteC

    Chicago

    3 reviews

    5.0

    3 reviews

    Dined on January 5, 2023

    overall5food5service4ambience4
    Amerikas is an Oak Park Gem. Favorite dishes include the Carne Asada, Coliflor and Pulpo.
  7. DP

    DanaP

    New England

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on January 1, 2023

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Incredible food. Fantastic flavors.
  8. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    Chicago

    2 reviews

    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on January 1, 2023

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Amazing for any occasion or random day of the week!
  9. ME

    MarciaE

    Chicago

    16 reviews

    5.0

    16 reviews

    Dined on December 31, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Brunch was lovely and a good value. A little noisy but worth it.
  10. CM

    ColleenM

    New England

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on December 31, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Love Amerikas! Victor is fabulous. Food, service and vibe are great!!
  11. DW

    DianeW

    Chicago

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on December 29, 2022

    overall5food5service4ambience4
    Our new favorite local place! Excellent affordable meals. Breakfast and lunch meals have been great. You can’t go wrong with their tacos. We have not been there for dinner yet.
  12. C

    Chino

    Chicago

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on December 28, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Chile Relleno and Taquitos were the highlight of the night
  13. DG

    DanG

    Chicago

    2 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on December 28, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    The food was delicious and the service was great. It’s a great ambience and we tried just about everything on the menu and it was all amazing.
  14. RM

    RyanM

    Chicago

    7 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    7 reviews

    Dined on December 24, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Christmas Eve dinner was excellent. We all agreed we’d like to make it an annual tradition in addition to going back more often!
  15. JH

    JenniferH

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on December 18, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Incredible food! The flavors are amazing and my kids are everything!
  16. l

    lauriecfano

    Chicago

    7 reviews

    5.0

    7 reviews

    Dined on December 17, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Drinks and food were on point! Every bite was seemingly tastier than the last! We had the early seating which was perfect for our double date + one kid. Service was wonderful and we loved how the dishes came out staggered as they were ready. It made for a really nice sharing experience. Can’t wait to come back!
  17. C

    Courtney

    New York Area

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on December 16, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    My hubby and I went for brunch. Amazing food and service! Daniela was our waitress, so attentive and personable! We got the omelette and hueovos rancheros—DELISH! And Daniela was AMAZING—checked in at perfect time intervals and so sweet. Just moved to Oak Park and will definitely be returning!
  18. SM

    SusannaM

    Chicago

    3 reviews

    3.0

    3 reviews

    Dined on December 14, 2022

    overall3food4service3ambience3
    We were 1 of 2 or 3 tables left for a late lunch. The music on the speakers was ridiculously loud. I asked several times for it to be lowered with no real discernible difference. With us as the only table, our food arrived lukewarm sadly. Had a better experience on a busy Sunday brunch. Cautionary tale for anyone who ventures there on a weekday.
  19. PO

    PattyO

    Chicago

    142 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    142 reviews

    Dined on December 13, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    We had an amazing lunch at one of the awesome tables in the front window. I enjoyed the most delicious and generous portion of Pozole Pollo and was lucky enough to bring home leftovers. My husband had surf & turf tacos 🌮…sadly, no leftovers! Our guests loved their selections as well. Did I mention 1/2 price mezcal margaritas 🤩. Warm churros to end a period lunch with friends. Thank you to Andrew!
  20. D

    Dblexpresso

    Chicago

    7 reviews

    5.0

    7 reviews

    Dined on December 11, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    We had a fantastic dinner with friends, the food, drinks and service was outstanding.
  21. KL

    KendallL

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on December 11, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Really eclectic place and menu. Food and drinks are fantastic. Plenty of street parking nearby. Staff is excellent and friendly.
  22. S

    Sam19

    Chicago

    13 reviews

    5.0

    13 reviews

    Dined on December 6, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Everything was fabulous and paced well. My daughter and I enjoyed margaritas, carne asada, crab cake, and a cauliflower dish. The flavors were fantastic. We'll return.
  23. SM

    SusanM

    Palm Springs

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on December 6, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience4
    The food and the wait staff were great. The wait staff was very attentive.
  24. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    Chicago

    1 review

    vip
    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on December 3, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    The food was deliciously different than traditional Mexican fare..Hat's off to the Chef!
  25. TB

    TanyaB

    Chicago

    16 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    16 reviews

    Dined on November 23, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Tiny but amazing!
  26. K

    Kv123

    Chicago

    4 reviews

    5.0

    4 reviews

    Dined on November 18, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    The cauliflower dish is a must! Great spot for shareable dishes.
  27. c

    clin26y

    Chicago

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on November 13, 2022

    overall5food5service4ambience5
    Outstanding! Great margaritas and incredibly delicious combination of flavors, especially the veneras (scallops) and the robalo (bass), but we truly enjoyed everything we tried. Wonderful spot that rivals places in the Chicago proper. If you're in Oak Park, you don't want to miss it!!
  28. AM

    AlinaM

    San Francisco

    1 review

    vip
    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on November 13, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Delicious, fresh food, always prepared with high standards. Drinks are interesting and tasty and strong. This is a favorite for us.
  29. B

    Beth

    Chicago

    42 reviews

    3.0

    42 reviews

    Dined on November 12, 2022

    overall3food4service4ambience4
    The food and service was good. However, for some reason, they blasted music in the bathrooms- unnecessary. Also, their bathrooms are single stall, but gender marked women and men when Il requires that they be unisex.
  30. RB

    RobynB

    Philadelphia

    11 reviews

    5.0

    11 reviews

    Dined on November 12, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    There was 6 of us colleagues from all over the country, together for work. Our local friend Dani Sher recommended this restaurant for us to have dinner and it was outstanding! The food was delicious, the atmosphere was bright, and the service was great. Thank you for everything, Amerikas! We loved it!
  31. EK

    444ElaineK

    Las Vegas

    16 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    16 reviews

    Dined on November 11, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience4
    I’m addicted to the chiliquillas, Kale Salad, and cauliflower tacos. I really need to try other items but I can’t bc they’re so good.
  32. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    Chicago

    2 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on November 8, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Excellent food and great service Best restaurant in Oak Park
  33. CA

    ChiAloha

    1 review

    4.0

    1 review

    Dined on November 7, 2022

    overall4food5service5ambience4
    Food was great, tried the pork jibarito. They ran out of plantains though, so had to have bread on half the sandwich. Window seats are very hot at lunch time on a sunny day even in November. Service was great and we enjoyed it.
  34. w

    weezer

    Chicago

    37 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    37 reviews

    Dined on October 29, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Great, fun place yummy and great art too.
  35. AP

    AlisonP

    Chicago

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on October 27, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Great neighborhood spot. Not your typical Mexican food.
  36. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    Chicago

    2 reviews

    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on October 27, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Excellent food and service!
  37. EK

    444ElaineK

    Las Vegas

    16 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    16 reviews

    Dined on October 26, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Delicious delicious delicious
  38. A

    Ayten

    Chicago

    15 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    15 reviews

    Dined on October 24, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience4
    Family visiting from Los Angeles so high mark to meet , but John did not disappoint us with his suggestions. Good was excellent. Presentation well done . Wine list well selected & unusual for Oak Park.
  39. GE

    GoodEats

    Chicago

    291 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    291 reviews

    Dined on October 23, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Loved the chile relleno, coliflor, pulpo, and barbacoa. And the desserts are equally terrific!
  40. CT

    ChiTownVisitor

    Chicago

    49 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    49 reviews

    Dined on October 13, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Never disappoints. Food is amazing.

FAQs

You can order delivery directly from Amerikas using the Order Online button. Amerikas also offers takeout which you can order by calling the restaurant at (708) 613-4254.

Amerikas is rated 4.8 stars by 655 OpenTable diners.

Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable.

Make a reservation

2 people

10:30 PM


Booked 23 times today

Order delivery or takeout

Other options

  • Order online
Google Map for Amerikas

734 Lake Street, Oak Park, IL 60301-1407

Dining areas

Additional information

  • Cross street

    Oak Park

  • Neighborhood

    Oak Park

  • Hours of operation

    Brunch Daily 9:00 am–4:00 pm Dinner Wed, Thu 4:00 pm–9:00 pm Fri, Sat 4:00 pm–10:00 pm Sun 4:00 pm–8:00 pm

  • Cuisines

    Latin American, Fusion / Eclectic, Latin / Spanish

  • Dining style

    Casual Dining

  • Dress code

    Smart Casual

  • Parking details

    Street Parking

  • Public transit

    Oak Park Green Line

  • Payment options

    AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa

  • Executive chef

    Armando Gonzalez

  • Additional

    Bar/Lounge, Beer, Cocktails, Counter Seating, Full Bar, Gender Neutral Restroom, Gluten-free Options, Happy Hour, Late Night, Non-Smoking, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Takeout, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine

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