Taco Joint - Ontario Street

Mexican •
4.3 out of 5 stars 5
  • Full Menu
    11:00am to 9:00pm
  • Monday
    11:00am to 9:00pm
  • Wednesday
  • Friday
  • Thursday
  • Saturday
  • Tuesday
  • Sunday

Popular Dishes

Trio
$12.00
Steak Carne Asada
Grilled sirloin, griddled queso panela, vegetable escabeche, black bean salsa spread
$8.00
Barbacoa
Marinated braised beef, roasted red jalapeño salsa, onion, cilantro
$3.50
Cochinita
Yucatan style pulled pork, habanero salsa, pickled red onions
$3.00
Al Pastor
Marinated grilled chicken, tangy tomatillo salsa, onion, cilantro, grilled pineapple
$3.50
Ceviche
Citrus cured white fish, lemon-serrano vinaigrette, avocado, cucumber, pico de gallo
$3.50
Rajas
Creamy tomatillo-poblano peppers & onions, black bean salsa, queso fresco
$3.00
Baja
Beer battered white fish, arbol chile-slaw
$3.50
Churro Donut Holes
Cinnamon & sugar, chocolate-hibiscus sauce
$3.50

Guacamoles 'N' Chips

Always fresh & hand mashed. Mix and match from one, two or three, served with corn tortilla chips
Single
$6.00
Trio
$12.00
Pair
$9.00
Chips 'N' Salsa
Corn tortilla chips, roasted tomato salsa
$3.00

Antojitos

Street snacks to share
Flautas
Braised beef, red guajillo salsa, cabbage, crema, avocado salsa, queso fresco
$7.00
Street Corn
Grilled corn on the cob, mayo, queso cotija, chile piquin
$4.50
Tamales
Hand-rolled, pulled chicken, tomatillo salsa, crema
$6.00
Queso Fundido
Queso Chihuahua, queso fresco, roasted poblano peppers, house-made chorizo
$7.00
Chicharrones
House-fried flour rinds, ancho chile, lime, valentina hot sauce
$3.00

Tortas

Pressed and grilled sandwiches
Steak Carne Asada
Grilled sirloin, griddled queso panela, vegetable escabeche, black bean salsa spread
$8.00
Chicken Al Carbon
Marinated grilled chicken breast, cilantro pesto, griddled queso panela, vegetable escabeche
$7.00
Grilled Cheese 'N' Peppers
Griddled queso panela, blistered sweet peppers, black bean salsa spread
$7.00
Drowned Pork
Braised pork, spicy tomato broth, black bean salsa spread, guacamole, pickled red onions
$7.50

Tacos

All-natural braised and grilled meats, hand-pressed tortillas and salsas made from scratch
Barbacoa
Marinated braised beef, roasted red jalapeño salsa, onion, cilantro
$3.50
Cochinita
Yucatan style pulled pork, habanero salsa, pickled red onions
$3.00
Al Pastor
Marinated grilled chicken, tangy tomatillo salsa, onion, cilantro, grilled pineapple
$3.50
Ceviche
Citrus cured white fish, lemon-serrano vinaigrette, avocado, cucumber, pico de gallo
$3.50
Rajas
Creamy tomatillo-poblano peppers & onions, black bean salsa, queso fresco
$3.00
Baja
Beer battered white fish, arbol chile-slaw
$3.50
Chicken Tinga
Pulled chicken, Puebla style mole, toasted sesame seeds
$3.00
Cheese 'N' Shrooms
Griddled queso panela, red guajillo chile mushrooms, black bean salsa, arugula
$3.50
Steak Fajita
Grilled marinated sirloin, roasted red bell & poblano pepper, grilled onion, queso fresco, homesty...
$4.00
Mole-q Carnitas
Confit pork shoulder, Puebla style-BBQ sauce, creamy avocado slaw, toasted sesame seeds
$3.50

Soup, Salad & Sides

Rice 'N' Beans
Green Mexican rice, chipotle black beans
$3.50
Tortilla Soup
Pasilla chile broth, queso cotija, avocado, crispy tortilla strips, toasted pasilla chile, crema
$5.00
Taco Joint Salad
Romaine, kale, roasted corn, black beans, red onion, carrots, queso fresco, crispy tortilla strips...
$7.00
Blistered Sweet Peppers
Grilled, salted, lime ‘n chile seasoned sweet peppers
$2.50

Desserts

Churro Donut Holes
Cinnamon & sugar, chocolate-hibiscus sauce
$3.50
Piña Colada Tres Leches
Vanilla sponge cake, piña colada-tres leches sauce, whipped topping, pineapple drizzle, toasted co...
$4.00

Soft Drinks

Mexican Coca Cola
$3.00
Fanta Orange
$3.00
Squirt
$3.00
Coke
$2.00
Diet Coke
$2.00
S. Pellegrino Lemon
$2.50
S. Pellegrino Blood Orange
$2.50

Popular Dishes

Trio
$12.00
Steak Carne Asada
Grilled sirloin, griddled queso panela, vegetable escabeche, black bean salsa spread
$8.00
Barbacoa
Marinated braised beef, roasted red jalapeño salsa, onion, cilantro
$3.50
Cochinita
Yucatan style pulled pork, habanero salsa, pickled red onions
$3.00
Al Pastor
Marinated grilled chicken, tangy tomatillo salsa, onion, cilantro, grilled pineapple
$3.50
Ceviche
Citrus cured white fish, lemon-serrano vinaigrette, avocado, cucumber, pico de gallo
$3.50
Rajas
Creamy tomatillo-poblano peppers & onions, black bean salsa, queso fresco
$3.00
Baja
Beer battered white fish, arbol chile-slaw
$3.50
Churro Donut Holes
Cinnamon & sugar, chocolate-hibiscus sauce
$3.50

Taco Del Dia

Mr.Taco
Grilled sirloin, crispy queso Chihuahua, roasted tomato salsa,onion, cilantro, queso fresco, lime
$4.00
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Taco Del Dia

Angry Bird Pulled Chicken
Slow roasted, smoked pulled chicken, spicy morita chile paste, creamy avocado-slaw, pickled sweet...
$3.50
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Currently Unavailable

Taco Del Dia

Battered Shrimp
Adobo marinated pork belly, sweet ‘n’ spicy pineapple salsa, cilantro
$4.00
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Currently Unavailable

Taco Del Dia

Pork Belly Al Pastor
Adobo marinated pork belly, sweet ‘n’ spicy pineapple salsa, cilantro
$4.00
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Currently Unavailable

Taco Del Dia

Coca-Cola Braised Beef
Smoky chipotle rub, Mexican Coke braised beef, pasilla salsa, lime cured onions
$3.50
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Currently Unavailable

Taco Del Dia

Chori-Queso
Grilled queso panela, house-made chorizo, roasted tomato salsa, onion, cilantro, queso fresco
$3.50
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Currently Unavailable

Taco Del Dia

Pozole
Marinated braised pork, crispy hominy, avocado salsa, radish, chile flakes
$3.00
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About Taco Joint - Ontario Street

(312) 337-8226 • 158 W Ontario St, Chicago, IL 60654

Taco Joint brings the different flavors found throughout the streets and marketplaces of Mexico to Chicago. The menu includes a selection of tacos made with braised and grilled meats, homemade salsas and handmade tortillas including; Barbacoa from Central Mexico, Cochinita Pibil from Yucatán and Birria from Jalisco. Other street fare includes flautas, tortas, elotes and huaraches.