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    El Molcajete Mexican Restaurant Menu and Delivery in Plainfield

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    15932 S Lincoln Hwy, Plainfield, IL 60586
    Sunday
    9:30 AM - 8:30 PM
    Monday - Friday
    10:00 AM - 8:30 PM
    Saturday
    9:00 AM - 8:30 PM

    El Molcajete Mexican Restaurant

    4.8 (138 ratings) • Mexican • $
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    15932 S Lincoln Hwy, Plainfield, IL 60586
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    If you love taco dinner takeout like most users in Plainfield, you'll be pleased to know it's offered at El Molcajete Mexican Restaurant. Wish you could ask someone what's recommended here? The Asada Taco is one of things that gets the most orders of the 130 items on the menu at this evening go-to. • $ • Mexican
    • Mains
      • Salad
          • Asada Taco Salad
            Steak, rice, beans, cheese, lettuce, tomato, avocado, and sour cream.
          • Al Pastor Taco Salad
            Marinated pork, rice, beans, cheese, lettuce, tomato, avocado, and sour cream.
          • Pollo Taco Salad
            Chicken, rice, beans, cheese, lettuce, tomato, avocado, and sour cream.
          • Picadillo Taco Salad
            Ground beef, rice, beans, cheese, lettuce, tomato, avocado, and sour cream.
          • Barbacoa Taco Salad
            Beans, rice, lettuce, tomato, cheese, avocado, sour cream.
          • Carnitas Taco Salad
            Beans, rice, lettuce, tomato, cheese, avocado, sour cream.
          • Chorizo Taco Salad
            Beans, rice, lettuce, tomato, cheese, avocado, sour cream.
        • Nachos
            • Steak Nachos
              Nacho cheese, beans, lettuce, tomato, sour cream, and guacamole.
            • Chicken Nachos
              Nacho cheese, beans, lettuce, tomato, sour cream, and guacamole.
            • Pastor Nachos
              Nacho cheese, beans, lettuce, tomato, sour cream, and guacamole.
            • Picadillo Nachos
              Nacho cheese, beans, lettuce, tomato, sour cream, and guacamole.
            • Chorizo Nachos
              Nacho cheese, beans, lettuce, tomato, sour cream, and guacamole.
          • Caldos ( Broths)
              • Menudo
                Priced by add-ons
                Available only on weekends.
              • Caldo de Res
                Beef, corn, potato, carrots, cabbage, squash, cilantro, onion, diced jalapenos, and tortillas.
              • Caldo de Pollo
                Chicken, corn, potato, carrots, cabbage, squash, cilantro, onion, diced jalapenos, and tortillas.

              • Posole
                Pork, hominy, cilantro, onion, diced jalapeno, and tortillas.
            • Quesadillas
              • Burritos
                  • Asada Burrito
                    Steak, beans, cheese, lettuce, and tomato.
                  • Picadillo Burrito
                    Ground beef, beans, cheese, lettuce, and tomato.
                  • Al Pastor Burrito
                    Marinated pork, beans, cheese, lettuce, and tomato.
                  • Pollo Burrito
                    Chicken, beans, cheese, lettuce, and tomato.
                  • Carnitas Burrito
                    Pork, beans, cheese, lettuce, and tomato.
                  • Barbacoa Burrito
                    Mexican barbeque, beans, cheese, lettuce, and tomato.
                  • Lengua Burrito
                    Cow tongue, beans, cheese, lettuce, and tomato.
                  • Vegetarian Burrito
                    Bean, lettuce, tomato, cheese, green pepper, onion, and avocado.
                • Sopes
                    • Asada Sope
                      Steak, beans, cheese, lettuce, tomato, and cream.
                    • Al Pastor Sope
                      Marinated pork, beans, cheese, lettuce, tomato, and cream.
                    • Pollo Sope
                      Chicken, beans, cheese, lettuce, tomato, and cream.
                    • Carnitas Sope
                      Pork, beans, cheese, lettuce, tomato, and cream.
                    • Barbacoa Sope
                      Mexican barbeque, beans, cheese, lettuce, tomato, and cream.
                    • Picadillo Sope
                      Ground beef, beans, cheese, lettuce, tomato, and cream.
                    • Chorizo Sope
                      Mexican sausage, beans, cheese, lettuce, tomato, and cream.
                    • Chicharron Sope
                      Pork skin, beans, cheese, lettuce, tomato, and cream.
                    • Rajas con Queso Sope
                      Poblano peppers strips with cheese, beans, cheese, lettuce, tomato, and cream.
                    • Tripa Sope
                      Tripe, beans, cheese, lettuce, tomato, and cream.
                    • Lengua Sope
                      Cow tongue, beans, cheese, lettuce, tomato, and cream.
                  • Chimichanga
                      • Al Pastor Chimichanga
                        Marinated pork, beans, cheese, lettuce, tomato, and sour cream.
                        Served with pico de gallo and guacamole.
                      • Pollo Chimichanga
                        Chicken, beans, cheese, lettuce, tomato, and sour cream.
                        Served with pico de gallo and guacamole.
                      • Carnitas Chimichanga
                        Pork, beans, cheese, lettuce, tomato, and sour cream.
                        Served with pico de gallo and guacamole.
                      • Barbacoa Chimichanga
                        Mexican barbeque, beans, cheese, lettuce, tomato, and sour cream.
                        Served with pico de gallo and guacamole.
                      • Picadillo Chimichanga
                        Ground beef, beans, cheese, lettuce, tomato, and sour cream.
                        Served with pico de gallo and guacamole.
                      • Asada Chimichanga
                        Steak, beans, cheese, lettuce, tomato, and sour cream.
                        Served with pico de gallo and guacamole.
                      • Chorizo Chimichanga
                        Chorizo, beans, cheese, lettuce, tomato, and sour cream.
                        Served with pico de gallo and guacamole.
                    • Gorditas
                        • Asada Gordita
                          Steak, beans, cheese, lettuce, tomato, and cream.
                        • Al Pastor Gordita
                          Marinated pork, beans, cheese, lettuce, tomato, and cream.
                        • Pollo Gordita
                          Chicken, beans, cheese, lettuce, tomato, and cream.
                        • Carnitas Gordita
                          Pork, beans, cheese, lettuce, tomato, and cream.
                        • Barbacoa Gordita
                          Mexican barbecue, beans, cheese, lettuce, tomato, and cream.
                        • Picadillo Gordita
                          Ground beef, beans, cheese, lettuce, tomato, and cream.
                        • Chorizo Gordita
                          Mexican sausage, beans, cheese, lettuce, tomato, and cream.
                        • Chicharron Gordita
                          Pork skin, beans, cheese, lettuce, tomato, and cream.
                        • Rajas con Queso Gordita
                          Poblano peppers strips with cheese, beans, cheese, lettuce, tomato, and cream.
                        • Tripa Gordita
                          Tripa, beans, cheese, lettuce, tomato, and cream.
                        • Lengua Gordita
                          Cow tongue, beans, cheese, lettuce, tomato, and cream.
                      • Tacos
                          • Al Pastor Taco
                            Marinated pork, cilantro, and onion.
                          • Pollo Taco
                            Chicken, cilantro, and onion.
                          • Carnitas Taco
                            Pork, cilantro, and onion.
                          • Picadillo Taco
                            Ground beef, cilantro, and onion.
                          • Chorizo Taco
                            Mexican sausage, cilantro, and onion.
                          • Chicharron Taco
                            Pork skin, cilantro, and onion.
                          • Chile Relleno Taco
                            Poblano peppers strips with cheese, cilantro, and onion.
                          • Asada Taco
                            Steak, onion, and cilantro.
                          • Barbacoa Taco
                            Mexican barbecue, cilantro, and onion.
                          • Lengua Taco
                            Cow tongue, cilantro, and onion.
                          • Tripa Taco
                            Tripa, cilantro, and onion.
                          • Taco Seso
                            Cilantro and onion.
                          • Taco Cabeza
                            Cilantro and onion.
                          • Fish Tacos
                            Two fish tacos served with onion and cilantro.
                          • Quesatacos with dipping sauce
                            Two quesataco
                        • Huaraches
                            • Asada Huarache
                              Steak, beans, cheese, avocado, cilantro, onion, and sour cream.
                            • Al Pastor Huarache
                              Marinated pork, beans, cheese, avocado, cilantro, and onion.
                            • Pollo Huarache
                              Chicken, beans, cheese, avocado, cilantro, and onion.
                            • Carnitas Huarache
                              Pork, beans, cheese, avocado, cilantro, and onion.
                            • Barbacoa Huarache
                              Mexican barbecue, beans, cheese, avocado, cilantro, and onion.
                            • Picadillo Huarache
                              Ground beef, beans, cheese, avocado, cilantro, and onion.
                            • Chorizo Huarache
                              Mexican sausage, beans, cheese, avocado, cilantro, and onion.
                            • Lengua Huarache
                              Cow tongue, beans, cheese, avocado, cilantro, and onion.
                          • Tortas
                              • Pollo Torta
                                Chicken, beans, cheese, lettuce, tomato, and cream.
                              • Al Pastor Torta
                                Marinated pork, beans, cheese, lettuce, tomato, and mayonnaise.
                              • Carnitas Torta
                                Pork, beans, cheese, lettuce, tomato, and mayonnaise.
                              • Picadillo Torta
                                Ground beef, beans, cheese, lettuce, tomato, and mayonnaise.
                              • Chorizo Torta
                                Mexican sausage, beans, cheese, lettuce, tomato, and mayonnaise.
                              • Chicharron Torta
                                Pork skin, beans, cheese, lettuce, tomato, and mayonnaise.
                              • Chile Relleno Torta
                                Stuffed poblano pepper, beans, cheese, lettuce, tomato, and cream.
                              • Asada Torta
                                Steak, beans, cheese, lettuce, tomato, and mayonnaise.
                              • Barbacoa Torta
                                Mexican barbeque, beans, cheese, lettuce, tomato, and mayonnaise.
                              • Lengua Torta
                                Cow tongue, beans, cheese, lettuce, tomato, and mayonnaise.
                            • Platillos
                              • Tampiquena
                                Grilled steak with a cheese enchilada. Your choice of flour or corn tortillas. Served with rice and beans.
                              • Enchiladas
                                Choice steak, chicken or cheese. With flour or corn tortillas. Served with rice and beans.
                              • Chiles Rellenos
                                Two pieces. Poblano stuffed peppers with your choice of flour or corn tortillas. Served with rice and beans.
                              • Fillette Tilapia al Gusto
                                Tilapia fillet your choice of style a la diabla, Mexicana, mojo de ajo, hot sauce, Mexican style, garlic sauce. With your choice of flour or corn tortillas. Served with rice and beans.
                              • Camarones al Gusto
                                Shrimp with your choice of style a la diabla, Mexicana, mojo de ajo, hot sauce, Mexican style, garlic sauce. With your choice of flour or corn tortillas. Served with rice and beans.
                              • Coctel de Camaron
                                Shrimp served with our special sauce, onion, tomate, cilantro, avocado, valentina hot sauce and crackers.
                              • Bistec a La Mexicana
                                Mexican style steak with your choice of flour or corn tortillas. Served with rice and beans.
                              • Fajitas de Res
                                Steak strips sautéed with red and green bell peppers and onions, with your choice of flour or corn tortillas. Served with rice and beans.
                              • Fajitas de Pollo
                                Chicken breast strips sautéed with red and green bell peppers and onions, with your choice of flour or corn tortillas. Served with rice and beans.
                              • Fajitas Mix
                                Steak and chicken breast strips sautéed with red and green bell peppers and onions, with your choice of flour or corn tortillas. Served with rice and beans.
                              • Taco Dinner
                                Three tacos, with your choice of meat and choice of flour or corn tortillas. Served with rice and beans, cilantro and onion on the tacos.
                              • Burrito Dinner
                                Burrito with choice of meat, Served with rice and beans.
                              • Mar Y Tierra/ Land and Sea
                            • Tamales
                              • Sides
                                • Beverage
                                  • Treats/ Antojos
                                      • Churro
                                        Homemade Churros are a classic piped dough fried to perfection, tossed in cinnamon sugar.
                                      • Elote/ Corn in a cup
                                        Warm Corn with Butter, Mayo Cotija Cheese and topped off with Chile powder for a good kick in your mouth.
                                      • Elote con Carne/ Corn in a cup with meat
                                        Steak meat with Warm Corn with Butter, Mayo Cotija Cheese and topped off with Chile powder for a good kick in your mouth.
                                    • Desayunos/ Breakfast
                                        • Chilaquiles Verdes O Rojos
                                          Fried tortilla chips with cheese and three eggs, your choice of sauce. Served with rice and beans.
                                        • Chorizo and Eggs
                                          Served with rice and beans.
                                        • Ham and Eggs
                                          Served with rice and beans.
                                        • Huevos Rancheros con Bistec
                                          Sunny side eggs with steak covered in ranchero sauce. Served with rice and beans.
                                        • Huevos a La Mexicana
                                          Scrambled eggs with tomato and onion. Served with rice and beans.
                                      5-Star Reviews
                                      Hear from people who love this spot
                                      Padma P.
                                      3 months ago
                                      My favorite place for tacos around here, they're delicious and nothing has ever been incorrect!

                                      Pranaya B.
                                      4 months ago
                                      It's super delicious hands down the best Mexican food ever

                                      Pranaya B.
                                      4 months ago
                                      Best nachos best hot sauce best tortas what’s not to love

                                      Pravallika Y.
                                      4 months ago
                                      It’s the best Mexican food I’ve ever had. I give it 5 stars 10/10

                                      Rey L.
                                      5 months ago
                                      Amazing

                                      Shyam S.
                                      5 months ago
                                      absolutely love the food here and friendly staff ❤️

                                      Pravallika Y.
                                      5 months ago
                                      they have the best prices for the best food around the area easily. i have never had a problem with the service. they are amazing

                                      Uma U.
                                      5 months ago
                                      best most authentic food around

                                      Shyam S.
                                      5 months ago
                                      food is always delicious !!!!😋

                                      Sushma J.
                                      6 months ago
                                      Cheap food, great service. Always makes my nights better. Thanks El Molcajete!

                                      Deepti K.
                                      6 months ago
                                      Amazing quality and Service

                                      Tulasi P.
                                      6 months ago
                                      Food is delicious and consistent!

                                      Gouripriya M.
                                      7 months ago
                                      I really love the food so much it's always hot and ready and so delicious at least have to order it once a week.

                                      Elizabeth D.
                                      8 months ago
                                      My fave around here. So good!

                                      Sree Bhargavi T.
                                      9 months ago
                                      I love there food

                                      Pravallika Y.
                                      8 months ago
                                      authentic. friendly. delish. near.

                                      Nitesh S.
                                      9 months ago
                                      Best authentic Mexican food in this area

                                      Pravallika Y.
                                      9 months ago
                                      I love their food!!! It’s tasty and well prepared

                                      Leila P.
                                      9 months ago
                                      Always the best!

                                      Karishma K.
                                      9 months ago
                                      Everything is just so good… my kids love their “oily chicken quesadillas” nothing beats the steak

                                      Pola N.
                                      10 months ago
                                      Amazing chicken fajitas!

                                      Subhash Chandra Mahesh K.
                                      10 months ago
                                      Food is delicious and the portions are enough to have left overs for later and or the next day.

                                      Karishma K.
                                      10 months ago
                                      always the best food, my favorite restaurant

                                      Aishwarya Y.
                                      11 months ago
                                      I love this place they have amazing food such good quality! And also hot and very consistent which I love would recommend this place to anyone!

                                      Sai Krishna C.
                                      11 months ago
                                      The chilaquiles rojos are the best !!

                                      Pranaya B.
                                      11 months ago
                                      El Molcajete is the best Mexican food in the area!!

                                      Pranaya B.
                                      11 months ago
                                      Food is always excellent! Good portions and prices!

                                      Father Pat M.
                                      11 months ago
                                      Excellent tacos and guac! I really enjoyed the food!

                                      Jayasri P.
                                      11 months ago
                                      Best Mexican food around and at great prices.

                                      Pranaya B.
                                      11 months ago
                                      Love how their food taste. Very authentic.

                                      Pranaya B.
                                      11 months ago
                                      Food is good

                                      Shravani G.
                                      11 months ago
                                      Great Food and awesome quality. I’ve tried many Mexican Restaurants and this is one of the best so far. Anyone that eats here knows how tasty the food is.

                                      Aishwarya Y.
                                      11 months ago
                                      i love their tacos

                                      Pola N.
                                      11 months ago
                                      It’s always so good! We’ve tried so many things from here and have never had anything bad. Whenever we have people over they always ask to order from here. So good!

                                      Pranaya B.
                                      11 months ago
                                      Honestly the best mexican food in my area and it's super reasonably priced. Love this spot

                                      Sai Krishna C.
                                      11 months ago
                                      Food is delicious and delivery is always prompt and in good condition

                                      Khushboo P.
                                      11 months ago
                                      It’s the most authentic and best tasting Mexican food.

                                      Kathleen S.
                                      12 months ago
                                      Delicious!!!!

                                      Priyanka Y.
                                      12 months ago
                                      They have delicious food. No matter what you order, it’ll be amazing

                                      Aishwarya Y.
                                      1 year ago
                                      Delicious!!

                                      Nitesh S.
                                      1 year ago
                                      The food is always great!

                                      Nitesh S.
                                      1 year ago
                                      They make the best Mexican food in town.

                                      Pola N.
                                      1 year ago
                                      Their meat is well seasoned, always hot and fresh, and they have great portion sizes. Oh, and the pricing for everything is wonderful. If you want real authentic Mexican food without going into the city. This is the place!

                                      Pravallika Y.
                                      1 year ago
                                      burrito good

                                      Karishma K.
                                      1 year ago
                                      irder is always accurate and food tastes great 👍

                                      Sam P.
                                      1 year ago
                                      Always awesome!

                                      Stephen E.
                                      1 year ago
                                      Steak burrito is great. Big burrito

                                      Sam P.
                                      1 year ago
                                      Great food, and they always give you lots of food!

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