Provecho - Latin Provisions

4.7
157 reviews
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Latin / Spanish
In Spanish and Latin cultures “Buen Provecho” was a way to wish good eating to family, friends, and neighbors. The ancient phrase means “may this food be good for your health and sit well with you.” It was a cultural way to convey the sincerity of our love through a meal. In that same spirit, Provecho brings a fine dining experience with a unique mixture of exquisite Latin American and Spanish culinary specialties, paired with expertly handcrafted drinks.
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1 review
Dined 4 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Garrick is the best server I’ve had in a long time!! Down to earth, professional, friendly, very knowledgeable, takes great ownership of his tables. I was so excited to find this restaurant in Crown Point. It stands out from everything else available in NWI by a long shot. Pricing is fair and menu is both interesting and executed well. Can’t wait to go back!

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OT
Chicago
1 review
Dined 5 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Excellent Latin fare! Empanadas were fantastic and the plantain split was over the top

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RK
Chicago
1 review
Dined 5 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

Food was amazing and our server Brook did a great job explaining the menu and their cocktails.
We were seated in the bar area so it was a little loud but not to bad. We will be back soon.

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D
Hawaii
6 reviews
Dined 5 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

A WONDERFUL ADDITION TO NW INDIANA. VERY DOWNTOWN CHICAGO-ESQUE. COOL VIBE WITH WONDERFUL SERVICE. GREAT COCKTAIL AND WINE MENU.

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RR
1 review
Dined 5 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

Different and delicious Latin food! The mix of flavors and textures is almost like a religious experience! So good! The pork belly tacos and sweet plantans are AMAZING!

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LF
1 review
Dined 6 days ago
Overall 4food 4service 5ambience 4

Drinks were fantastic and food presentation always stunning! Garrett was a fantastic server. Bar area can be a bit lively, so definitely sit away from that area if you are wanting a more intimate feel.

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AB
1 review
Dined 6 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

The variety of food choices was welcomed and seemed to be in line with adequate pricing. Our service was impeccable. Everything we ordered was exceptional, with the exception of a couple of empanadas. We are eager to go back and try more things.

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t
1 review
Dined on March 9, 2019
Overall 4food 5service 5ambience 4

Food and service was good. First time dining. Had early reservations because they appear to book up fast. Everything was nice with exception of loud obnoxious people at bar. We could not believe they were permitted to carry on the way they did with foul language. Made the evening uncomfortable. Once we were done eating and ready to leave, they turned on music to drown out sound. Disappointing

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DK
Chicago
2 reviews
Dined on March 8, 2019
Overall 4food 2service 4ambience 4

The food was average and the portions were very small for the price.

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A
New Orleans
1 review
Dined on March 2, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Downtown feel in NW Indiana. Great food and cocktails. Attentive wait staff. A little on the noisy side, but overall excellent experience.

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OT
1 review
Dined on March 1, 2019
Overall 4food 4service 5ambience 4

Took my wife here for the second time, the first time was opening week of the restaurant. We both agreed they are much improved overall in both service and food preparation, flavor, presentation, etc. Great atmosphere, but the space is a little small. It’s a bit pricey, $40/strip steak, $78 for a tomahawk that’s shareable, but definitely a nice place to have dinner on occasion.

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ML
1 review
Dined on March 1, 2019
Overall 4food 4service 2ambience 5

Good food but recommended multiple plates and delivered all at same time. So some items got cold. Better if delivered over time

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OT
Chicago
3 reviews
Dined on February 22, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Ambiance, cocktails and menus are always amazing. Can’t believe this gem is in NW Indiana, as it feels like you’re in Lincoln Park. I’ve been there for dinner, cocktails and brunch and loved it every time. Can’t wait to check out their patio space when the weather warms up.

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AS
Chicago
2 reviews
Dined on February 16, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Excellent food and service.

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r
Chicago
1 review
Dined on February 16, 2019
Overall 4food 4service 5ambience 4

The salsa (pick) was fantastic as were the smoked oysters. The steak tacos and pork wings were also great. The only negative worth mentioning would be the music. Not sure why some restaurants like to jack up the music to the point where you can’t hear what people are saying to you. You don’t go to a restaurant to listen to music. Other than that, it was a good experience.

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CS
Chicago
4 reviews
Dined on February 14, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

We dined in for Valentine’s Day and went with the pre-fixed menu. I started with Guacamole then had tortilla soup and the one pot chicken. To be expected everything was delectable! I had the tres leches for desert it was amazing!! My husband had the fundido, salad and fillet. To top it off he added on the 25oz lobster!

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RC
Indiana
1 review
Dined on February 14, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Valentine's Day dinner date for my wife and I. Our second visit since mid-December. Enjoyed the Valentine's Day four course special menu. We rate the food, service and atmosphere highly....now on a short list of our favorite "go to" restaurants in NWI. Definitely worth a visit......

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H
Indiana
20 reviews
Dined on February 14, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Valentines Day

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OT
Chicago
4 reviews
Dined on February 14, 2019
Overall 1food 2service 1ambience 5

My wife and I ordered there 4 course meal. We were on our second course when three other tables were sat. All three tables received there third course (main entrée), my wife and I still at this table did not receive our main entrée. Spoke to a manager, the checked on our meal, a second manager came out and have our meal to a different table. Long story short my wife sat over and hour waiting for our entree on valentine’s Day

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OT
1 review
Dined on February 14, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

I went there expecting to like it. I was blown away. This place is almost out of place where it is located, it is so good. It is a dining experience. You cannot get these drinks anywhere else, and they're paired beautifully to match entree ingredients. There are very few restaurants in the area offering this caliber of a fine dining experience. I highly recommend it for anyone looking for more than the local usual in Latin-based cooking. It was wonderful.

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RB
Louisville
12 reviews
Dined on February 9, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Absolutely outstanding dinner tonight. Lucked into getting seated at the chef’s counter where we got to see every dish prepped and served. Everything we tasted was perfect, and we saw half a dozen more dishes to try next time we come in. Chef Chris and his team are amazing!

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T
Indiana
5 reviews
Dined on February 9, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Our server Melissa was so welcoming and helpful. She made our dinner even better. The food is so good and reminds me of my Latin heritage. Will come back soon.

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MK
1 review
Dined on February 7, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 4ambience 5

The food was excellent! Server needed to slow her roll a little...let us relax and enjoy the ambiance...would definitely go back!

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KV
Indiana
5 reviews
Dined on February 6, 2019
Overall 4food 3service 4ambience 4

I had read the reviews prior to making my reservation because most seemed quite favorable. However, I did experience some of the same issues or have the same concerns as others who gave lower ratings. Service was good but not great. It was a slow night so you would think they would be Johny on the Spot. Not necessarily. However, our server was very knowledgeable regarding all things on the menu. She knew ingredients, prep, overall portion size, and made good recommendations. I would suggest wearing a light jacket/sweater as it is quite chilly inside the restaurant as other reviewers stated too. The decor is nice and lighting is good. However, we chose to sit in the bar area and there seems to be so much wasted empty wall space where you could hang a striking picture or mirrors (or my husband said a TV). Such a nice bar area that could be better utilized. The food was fair, drinks were very good and unique. I ordered the Carnitas after reading reviews and wish I would have taken a picture of what was left on my plate for this review. More than 50% of the pork was fat. I'm not a fat person so it kind of turned me off. I would still recommend Provecho for the overall experience, but not sure I'll be back any time soon.

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OT
Chicago
2 reviews
Dined on February 2, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

We love Provecho. Came to celebrate and decided to splurge on the Tomahawk steak. No regrets!! It’s was cooked perfectly and was so delicious. The steak was served over poblano grits that I can’t get off my mind. The tamales never disappoint and the cocktails were amazing, as always. We’re already planning our next visit!!

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JD
Chicago
4 reviews
Dined on February 1, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

This is a lovely addition to NWI— delicious, authentic food from a variety of Latin traditions. The cocktails are not to be missed, either- and definitely save room for dessert. The chocolate tres leches cake is a treat. Am already planning my next visit!

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RP
Chicago
2 reviews
Dined on February 1, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

This restaurant is absolutely the best restaurant in Northwest Indiana. The food and drinks are amazing!

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OT
1 review
Dined on January 29, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

We joined their new wine club. It sounds like a wonderful opportunity!

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k
Chicago
16 reviews
Dined on January 25, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Food and service top notch! If you love Latin with a twist, this is your place. Unique craft cocktails and beer list too.

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C
1 review
Dined on January 19, 2019
Overall 4food 5service 3ambience 4

The place is great and the food is incredible. What I did notice is that the wait staff while very friendly did seem to linger around the corners of the room congregating with each other and looking at phones. The service wasn’t bad but a little annoying waiting 10 minutes for a drink and 6 minutes for salsa. If it was super busy I would completely understand but at the time the place was only half full. Overall I’d recommend this place again and plan on visiting again.

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JM
Chicago
1 review
Dined on January 19, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

I had heard about this restaurant for a while and was not disappointed by the wonderful fusion of eclectic latin flavors! Everything I ordered was amazing and made my mouth water and the custom drinks were to die for. This is hidden gem thats worth the trip and the service was great! Definitely put it on your list!

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K
1 review
Dined on January 18, 2019
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 4

Food is very good. Great service with a smile. A little pricey but well worth it.

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RM
Indiana
17 reviews
Dined on January 13, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Excellent restaurant ..great food and the ambiance is really cool. Our waitress Emma was outstanding

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JZ
Chicago
1 review
Dined on January 13, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Excellent food, great service! The brunch menu was outstanding at fair prices.

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K
Chicago
35 reviews
Dined on January 6, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Went there for brunch on a Sunday. The food was plentiful and delicious. We enjoyed the Mimosa and the Bloody Mary cocktails. We had the guacamole as an appetizer and two empanadas, both were fantastic. Really impressed with the Cuban torta and the steak tacos. Service was attentive, but not intrusive. Overall, a wonderful afternoon meal. Highly recommend.

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o
Chicago
12 reviews
Dined on January 4, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Love this restaurant !!!!! I feel like I am in the City

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BM
Chicago
1 review
Dined on December 30, 2018
Overall 2food 2service 1ambience 3

It was our first time there on 12/30/18 the service was horrible. It was for brunch and not very crowded. Our waitress was never around. The bar service was horrible . Waited over 20 min for a mimosa. Every time we asked for another drink it was the same. My husbands drink took even longer because they didn’t know how to make it. Bloody Maria . It was extremely cold. We had to keep coats on our laps. We asked the waitress to check on heat and nothing was done.. so our first experience here was not the best. We have heard such good things.

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RR
1 review
Dined on December 29, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 4ambience 4

Great upscale but approachable dining option on the square.

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CS
Chicago
4 reviews
Dined on December 29, 2018
Overall 5food 4service 5ambience 5

Always a good experience at Provecho! The server was new since we’ve last dined at Provecho, but very knowledgeable about the menu. The pork belly tacos were our absolute favorite of the night. My husband really enjoyed the shrimp empanada.

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RM
Indiana
17 reviews
Dined on December 27, 2018
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 5

We had seven people of which 5 were young adults and we all enjoyed the food. The fact that we could try a number of dishes and share was even more fun. Love the look of the restaurant and would highly recommend trying

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