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Pepe's Mexican Restaurant

117 S 77 Sunshine Strip, Harlingen, TX 78550-7337
+1 956-423-3663
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good28%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
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“chips and salsa” (15 reviews)
“fajitas” (15 reviews)
“rice” (8 reviews)
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Mexican, Spanish
€€ - €€€
117 S 77 Sunshine Strip, Harlingen, TX 78550-7337
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Reviewed 5 March 2017

Local from Harlingen suggested Pepe's for us non-locals. We should have know when we saw a line waiting to get in and a sign inside the door stating they were recognized as one of the top 50 Mexican restaurants in the US, not just Texas....More

2  Thank Carter G
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

The food is good for one of the 100 Mexican places in town. The tortillas ob the other hand really suck. Might as well give out sandwich bread Other than that awesome

Thank Tony B
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

Happy staff. Very busy place. Home made chips. Good eats. Clean and served beer. Some places don't have liqueur licenses.

2  Thank Barbie K
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

Pepes makes the best soups. Plates are also awesome. I usually get takeout, food is homemade and fresh.

Thank christopherhenn
Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

We used trip advisor to choose this restaurant and as always were not disappointed! Great Mexican food with a friendly atmosphere.

Thank dep043
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Best fajitas in town! We went to celebrate a birthday at lunch and the staff was very accommodating. They set up a few tables and chairs for us to be able to sit together in this small restaurant! Very friendly and attentive!

1  Thank LolaAndJoeJuly2014
Reviewed 12 October 2016

Amazing mexican food. The prices are very reasonable. Fajitas are very tender. Staff is always attentive.

Thank john s
Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

Food is delicious and always hot. The best waiter is a guy named Marcos. We always look forward to eating there . I especially love their bistek ranchero it's soon good . I used to love their chiles rellenos but they are much smaller now.

Thank bellaisme
Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

When I have a craving for beef fajitas, and I don't feel like cooking them myself, I ALWAYS choose Pepe's. Whether you like fajita nachos or fajita tacos, you can't get better fajitas in Harlingen. The always fresh chips and salsa are the way to...More

Thank kmckinney90
Reviewed 25 July 2016

The only reason I did not give them a five is because they charge you for salsa and chips. All Mexican restaurants I have been give you salsa/chips for free. The food is very good, the service was attentive and prices reasonable.

Thank Sandra N
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10 December 2016|
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Response from kmckinney90 | Reviewed this property |
Pepe's enchiladas are okay. They make really good enchilada suizas. They are best known for their fajitas in my opinion. My favorite enchiladas in Harlingen are at Las Vegas Café. I wrote a review for them. Best in town by a... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
07:00 - 21:30
06:00 - 21:30
06:00 - 21:30
06:00 - 21:30
06:00 - 21:30
06:00 - 22:30
07:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 117 S 77 Sunshine Strip, Harlingen, TX 78550-7337
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Harlingen
  • Phone Number: +1 956-423-3663
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