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Pepe's Mexican Restaurant

€€ - €€€Mexican
760 N Green Bay Rd, Waukegan, IL 60085-2236
+1 847-244-7887
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good26%
  • Average0%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible0%
14 Sep 2018
“Best salsa ever ”
18 Jun 2018
“Really good food for really great prices”
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760 N Green Bay Rd, Waukegan, IL 60085-2236
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Reviewed 14 September 2018 via mobile

We go every week and love it Great service and great food every time Delicious You should go .ive nothing left to say But in order to submit this review I need to say 100 words. If you are going here for the first time...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank 777sarahh
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

Their lunch specials are the best... I literally eat in or carry out once a week! Can’t be the lunch special prices. I love the tostadas and chicken flauta. Good beans and rice that come with it too!

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank worldlygirl123
Reviewed 21 September 2017

Love Mexican food and this place was recommended by the hotel clerk. Did not disappoint. Food was amazing. Hot, tasty and very enjoyable. Definitely recommend.

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank Chris106102
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Pepes has been a long standing restaurant in Waukegan. Friendly service and the best salsa in town. They do offer lunch specials during the weekdays.

Date of visit: December 2016
Thank Betty M
Reviewed 29 August 2016

Loved the ambiance and food at Pepe's! Wide variety at a very reasonable price.. Tamales, Chile Relleno and Enchiladas-with cheese is good. Recommended place for sure!

Date of visit: August 2016
Thank Manijoe
Reviewed 20 March 2016

was craving chile relenos and went local.. was completely satisfied, from the wait staff thru the margaritas.

Date of visit: March 2016
Thank Peach T
Reviewed 10 December 2015

We've been here a few times over the years. When this was the only Mexican food in town it was OK but now Waukegan is the Hispanic capital of Lake County. So..... There is a Mexican eatery on every corner.. Pepe's seems to have generic...More

Date of visit: September 2015
Thank hogdog3
Reviewed 28 September 2015

I just ate at Pepes for dinner. I got the chicken fajitas and a margarita. Both were excellent. The chips and salsa, hands down best I have ever had. The place is very clean, cute and cozy. Service was good. Overall I enjoyed my visit...More

Date of visit: September 2015
Thank chris w
Reviewed 24 September 2015

Nice place but a little hidden.....I had Chicken Fajitas that were hands down some of the best I've ever eaten. The Margarita was excellent, not too sweet, not too sour. My wife had Chicken Tostadas and really liked the cheese melted on them. Definitely a...More

Date of visit: September 2015
Thank Jack T
Reviewed 27 February 2015

Food is still great, interior hasn't changed or been updated in 20+ years and could use updating. Parking isn't terribly convenient in the winter especially.

Date of visit: November 2014
Thank Michelle B
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
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Waitstaff, Seating
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 760 N Green Bay Rd, Waukegan, IL 60085-2236
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Lake County  >  Waukegan
  • Phone Number: +1 847-244-7887
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