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Pepe Delgado's Mexican Restaurant

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1601 Monterey St, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401-2929
+1 805-544-6660
11:00 - 20:00
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32 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A lot of time to get the food, a lot of time to get the bill. Combo of enchilada and burrito was virtually tasteless. Seems like family owned business that doesn't care about customer service.

Thank James M
Burlingame, California
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294 reviews
209 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Early dinner of tacos and enchiladas. Food was ok and chips/salsa was great. Margaritas are worth the visit.

Thank travelagentreplies
Pearland, Texas, United States
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41 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

The site was closest to my hotel and i was seated quickly. I ordered the nacho with chicken. The meal was hot large but little on taste. The chicken was dry and lacked salt. Decor of the restaurant was dated but the service was good. I feel meal was over priced for the quality and will not return.

1 Thank Roland W T
Phoenix, Arizona
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

This place was ok but not fantastic. The decor is dated and the food is overpriced. I'm a fan of chili verde but here that means a red sauce not green so that is disappointing. We were promptly greeted and seated by the host who was dressed in a coat and tie. The server came by with chips and salsa... More 

1 Thank R K
Cleveland, Ohio
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19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 February 2017

This is close to Quality Suites and we ate here twice. The usual selection of Mexican dishes. Friendly staff and good service.

1 Thank Oliver S
London, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

We met Barbara and chooey at the Madonna inn the night before and they kindly invite us to their restaurant the following Day. We were visiting from London, England and they made us feel very welcome in their hometown. We had some delicious Mexican food for lunch and loved the decor of the restaurant as well as the fun uniforms!... More 

1 Thank Alicewanderstheland
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139 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

We were hungry and this mexican restaurant was not far from our hotel. It was busy so we thought it must be good however, I think it was the happy hour margaritas that brought the customers. Food was really bad with no flavour. So many other places to eat

Thank lippylinda
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26 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

We have walked past a dozen or more times and decided to give it a try. The staff and service were great and the portions quite large but taste was just okay. I had the Tacos Mexicanos with chicken and was disappointed. The place was pretty full but we will not return.

Thank jonpegSoCal
Morro Bay, California
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26 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 September 2016

Pepe Delgado's used to be the place to go for good Mexican food in SLO. Unfortunately that is not the case anymore. Although the portions were large, they were mediocre at best. The salsa tasted & looked like tomato sauce and the special steak ranchero picado was so chewy it was unenjoyable. The server was attentive, but neglected to mention... More 

Thank Outdrlovr
Waynesville, North Carolina
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55 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Had a family dinner here. Even though it was packed (we did call ahead to reserve a table) service was prompt, efficient, and well timed. Food was very good- lots of vegetarian options. Their chips are great- thin and crispy.

Thank David M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Television, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1601 Monterey St, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401-2929
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  San Luis Obispo
  • Phone Number: +1 805-544-6660

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