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Alta Calidad

552 Vanderbilt Ave. Send to Phone
Prospect Heights Mexican restaurant from chef Akhtar Nawab.

Dinner nightly
  • Dress code: Casual

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Alta Calidad Restaurant Review

: Chef Akhtar Nawab's Prospect Heights restaurant serves dishes like pig’s feet carnitas, Coca-Cola ribs and queso fundido “complicado” with chorizo, artichoke and poblano. The setting sports a mural by Marysia Schultz and hues of black, white and blue.
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