Borinquen

Row 1

Details
1720 N California Ave (at Wabansia Ave.)
Chicago, IL 60647
(773) 227-6038
Caribbean
$ $
Hours
Mon–Sun: 10:00 AM–10:00 PM

Foursquare Tips

  • All Jibaritos comes with a side of arroz con gandules.
  • I can't stand the service here but the food is always good. That's why I get my food to go lol
  • Get the steak jibarito with extra garlic!
  • The jibaritos...oh my! They're so good that there's a mural of one on the back wall.
  • On busy days, be prepared to wait for dine in service. But it's SO worth the wait!
  • Dam this is so good
  • The food is delicious but the service really sucks!!!
  • Steak Jibarito & Cola champagne yummy.....
  • love the food
  • The jibarito is a must-eat!
  • the mofongo is delightful!
  • This is the where the Jibarito, a sandwich with fried plantains instead of bread, was first made.
  • Arroz con gandules were my favorite thing here. Personally think there are better jibaritos in the area, but still solid.
  • Order the rice with gandules and lechon platter. Finger licking good!!
  • Fyi: you're not limited to arroz con gandules when ordering a Jibarito! Feel free to ask for white rice& beans!! Yum!
  • Food is GREAT! I rather take it to go because the restaurant needs a make over. Very old and run down.
  • The pasteles are the best Puerto Rican pasteles I've tried next to my grandma's homemade ones. I was so impressed!! You can't find these anywhere else. #amazing!
  • Agreed!!! Service sucks a$$! But Jibarito is great.
  • Agreed with below service sucks people are kinda stuck up and rude but food is good get it to go!!!!
  • The relleno de papa is sooo FUCKIN awesome!