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Pacifico

Pilatusstrasse 15 | 6002 Lucerne, Lucerne 6003, Switzerland
+41 41 226 87 87
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Overview
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good24%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“fajitas” (33 reviews)
“guacamole” (11 reviews)
“spare ribs” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mexican, South American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Pilatusstrasse 15 | 6002 Lucerne, Lucerne 6003, Switzerland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We ate here for dinner it’s was very good. The wait staff was fast and friendly. The prices are high but they are high in Switzerland. If you are in the mood for Mexican in Switzerland it’s a must.More

Thank lpsmith1970
Schiller_Gastronomie, Quality Management at Pacifico, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear lpsmith1970 Thank you very much for your visit at Pacifico Mexican Cantina & Bar and your feedback. We are happy that we could convince you with our food quality and service. All the best to you! We are really looking forward to welcoming you...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious Fajita & Pork Ribs. A Bit expensive and staff not so professional. The dropped our margaritas twice.More

Thank RalphACLebanon
Schiller_Gastronomie, Quality Management at Pacifico, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear RalphACLebanon Thank you very much for your visit and your feedback. We are happy that we could convince you with our fajita and pork ribs. In addition, we are pleased to inform you that we offer every lunch (Monday to Friday) a 2-course menu...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited this restaurant as wanted options other than veal and calf's liver which was extremely prevalent in Lucerne. We asked to view the menu first and then sat down at a table and were promptly served our drinks. I ordered the Mexican chicken sandwich with...More

Thank Clapham12345
Schiller_Gastronomie, Quality Management at Pacifico, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Clapham12345 We would like to thank you for your visit at Pacifico Mexican Cantina & Bar and for your positive feedback. We are happy that we could convince you with our food quality and are looking forward to welcoming you soon again! Best regards,...More

Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

Host found a table for us instantly in a full house. That was good. Margherita, the fruit ones were so good. My wife was happy with those. Ribs were nicely done, not dry but salty. Burrito was great for a few bites but the salty...More

Thank dudeman8
Schiller_Gastronomie, Quality Management at Pacifico, responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2018

Dear dudeman8 We would like to thank you for your visit and for your feedback. We are happy that we could convince your wife with our margherita. Our chefs try to cook as authentic as possible but take the European preference into consideration. It may...More

Reviewed 27 June 2018 via mobile

A burrito that would cost $6-7 in the USA, would be $42-45. There was nothing to explain the exorbitant price for an average burrito. The nachos were also $18 and minimal. Some of the items come with peanut sauce which I associate with Thai food,...More

Thank Terry S
Schiller_Gastronomie, Quality Management at Pacifico, responded to this reviewResponded 28 June 2018

Dear Terry S Thank you very much for your visit and your feedback. The perception of the prices is very individual and the impression if they are perceived as moderate or high is at the moment strongly linked to the currencies. The Swiss Franc is...More

Reviewed 5 June 2018 via mobile

Sometimes you just want some chips and salsa, maybe a margarita or two. We saw this place walking from the train station to our hotel and the cravings started. For dinner that night we went back and sat outside. We would not have been able...More

Thank tnantx
Schiller_Gastronomie, Quality Management at Pacifico, responded to this reviewResponded 6 June 2018

Dear tnantx Thank you for your detailed and interesting review about your experience at Pacifico Mexican Cantina & Bar. We are happy that we could convince you with our food quality and are looking forward to welcoming you soon again! Best regards, Sheila Quality Management

Reviewed 3 June 2018

The guacamole was great, they make it table side. My shrimp fajitas was decent- it came with all the different sides (beans, guac, sour cream, shredded cheese, pico de gallo), but the shrimp lacked flavor. They also had a nice number of large salad selection...More

Thank nrzou
Schiller_Gastronomie, Quality Management at Pacifico, responded to this reviewResponded 4 June 2018

Dear nrzou Thank you very much for your visit and your feedback. We are happy that we could convince you with our guacamole and are looking forward to welcoming you soon again! Best regards, Sheila Quality Management

Reviewed 20 May 2018

We enjoyed delicious Mexican fajitas (yes, really authentic and delicious), with very friendly service. They have outside tables as well as inside tables, and the restaurant is wheelchair accessible via the hotel entrance. Food and drinks were great, but beware that prices are elevated in...More

Thank Edouard F
Schiller_Gastronomie, Quality Management at Pacifico, responded to this reviewResponded 22 May 2018

Dear Edouard F Thank you for your visit at Pacifico Mexican Cantina & Bar and a special thank-you for taking the time to share your feedback on TripAdvisor. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your visit and were satisfied with our service quality....More

Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

Came without a reservation towards 6 PM; we were received very friendly nonetheless. They found us a table though it needed to be empty by 7.30. No prob: great Mexican food, very very decent size portions (be careful to not overorder as we did), the...More

Thank SwizerlandRoisindubh
Schiller_Gastronomie, Quality Management at Pacifico, responded to this reviewResponded 22 May 2018

Dear SwizerlandRoisindubh Thank you very much for your visit at Pacifico Mexican Cantina & Bar and your great feedback. We are happy that we could convince you with our service and food quality. We are looking forward to welcoming you soon again! Best regards, Sheila...More

Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

Been here probably 15/20 times over the last decade & obviously liked it enough to keep returning. A truly awful evening this time ! Waited 45 minutes from ordering but a nearby table - who ordered 10 minutes after us - had finished both starters...More

Thank XS-Baggage
Schiller_Gastronomie, Quality Management at Pacifico, responded to this reviewResponded 15 May 2018

Dear XS-Baggage Thank you for taking the time to write a review. Customer’s feedback is very important for us and we are sorry we obviously didn’t meet your expectations. We put a lot of effort to serve genuine Mexican Food prepared with fresh ingredients. We...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$19 - US$24
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Monday
11:30 AM - 12:30 AM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 12:30 AM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 12:30 AM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 12:30 AM
Friday
11:30 AM - 2:30 AM
Saturday
11:30 AM - 2:30 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Pilatusstrasse 15 | 6002 Lucerne, Lucerne 6003, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Lucerne  >  Lucerne
  • Phone Number: +41 41 226 87 87
  • E-mail
  • This restaurant is at Renaissance Lucerne Hotel
Description
Enjoy ever-popular fajitas, juicy steaks, home-smoked spare ribs and Cajun wings in a stunning ambience. The Pacifico's celebrated cocktails and margaritas are highly recommended before and after a meal. In summer our terrace is open too. Bienvenidos!
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