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Pepito's Tex-Mex Bar and Grill

€€ - €€€Mexican
4820 Chicago Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55417-1009
+1 612-822-2104
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Overview
  • Excellent27%
  • Very good26%
  • Average19%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible14%
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“fajitas” (8 reviews)
“queso” (5 reviews)
“beef” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mexican
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
4820 Chicago Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55417-1009
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1 - 10 of 107 reviews

Reviewed 23 October 2017

We have been going to Pepitos for 20-30 years, and have always enjoyed the guacamole and chips, margaritas and large portions. It is a true neighborhood hangout. Now that there is talk of it closing, (we hear they have given up their liquor license), we...More

Thank Deborah K
Reviewed 8 May 2017

I know this is a very popular restaurant, so I was a bit concerned that we wouldn't get in, but the lunch hour is definitely not the busy time. We were able to get in and sit at a table immediately. Our food was fantastic....More

Thank J F
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

This used to be a great, authentic Mexican restaurant. The food is mostly ok, but you don't get much for your money. Most of the dishes that we ordered didn't have anything on the side. No rice or beans. The chips and salsa are free,...More

Thank AndyB5542
Reviewed 26 April 2017

The place looks kind of scruffy, but adorable and authentic. Tucked away in a residential neighbourhood away from the beaten touristy path. Surprisingly cheap.

Thank Ogutarts
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

This place is totally awful on so many levels. EVERYTHING is very dirty. I walked past the kitchen to the restroom...fortunately saw nothing crawling but would't have been surprised. The kitchen is dirty as well. I honestly don't know why the health dept hasn't shut...More

1  Thank summerone2013
Reviewed 11 April 2017

I was there recently for the second time. The enchilada sauce is hands down the best I have ever tasted! Service is great too.

Thank MKEGUY53066
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

i have grown up on the food at pepitos and it has just gotten worse over time. tonight was my final night eating there. i ordered the taco/ enchilada combo and asked for the lettuce and tomato in the side, i was sharing my food...More

Thank vanthorrisms
Reviewed 18 March 2017

We just finished lunch at Papito's. I had a burrito with beef and black beans, served encellada style (topped with cheese and mole sauce), recommended by our server. My wife had the same thing, only with chicken. Both were absolutely delicious! Salsa and chips was...More

Thank John L
Reviewed 7 March 2017

This is the worst restaurant in the Twin Cities. I ordered floutas, the dish I was served looked like someone was once told what floutas are but had never seen or eaten them before. Everything has canned olives on it, completely bizarre. I ordered a...More

1  Thank A_A_Ron55419
Reviewed 10 January 2017

I had a combination plate of a soft taco and an enchilada. Both were very good but the cheesy, gooey deliciousness of the queso dip is to die for. Best chips, salsa and queso in town.

Thank Elizabeth M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:30
Friday
11:00 - 23:30
Saturday
11:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4820 Chicago Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55417-1009
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Minneapolis
  • Phone Number: +1 612-822-2104
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