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Pepe's Mexican Food

254 Orange Ave, Goleta, CA 93117-3605
+1 805-967-0313
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good34%
  • Average19%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“enchiladas” (7 reviews)
“chips salad” (2 reviews)
“rice” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
$$ - $$$
254 Orange Ave, Goleta, CA 93117-3605
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Have not been Pepe's for 40 years. Was in town for a 50th high school renunion. We were staying at a near by hotel and walked to Pepe's for dinner. Enjoyed very good enchiladas and a wonderful drink made for a nice meal.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was fortunate to have friends that know where to find the best Mexican food in the area. I was not disappointed! As it was a buffet service, I was able to sample a little of everything. I enjoyed it all! Highly recommend.

Thank Neil M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Off the beaten path, but well known and enjoyed by the locals from both Goleta and Santa Barbara. Seems like everyone knows someone else dining at the restaurant, particularly families and kids. (How is so ad so? How did this, that and the other turn...More

Thank PAC626
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Authentic Mexican food and delicious seafood. Tuesday's is buffet day and it is a must try. Margaritas are always on point and the beer always cold and refreshing. We eat here once a month minimum. The shrimp quesadillas are delicious. If you are coming here...More

Thank Marc H
Reviewed 8 August 2017

I love going for lunch, their lunch menu is so affordable and the food is just delicious, their staff is alwasy very friendly.........

Thank Sandovab
Reviewed 23 June 2017

This was my dad's favorite Mexican place back in the old days. Today it still serves good food for pretty good prices. Very Old Goleta!

Thank janahn875
Reviewed 22 June 2017

I love the food and atmosphere at this place. I've been going there for years and it's always good. They've added some items on the menu, but I always ask for the #1 lunch....beef taco, cheese enchilada rice and beans. Yummmmm

Thank Gretchen O
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

Yes peeps have very good good and I like the number 4 in the mune and a very good mexcon beer to and I hilwy roamed every one to ear eat ther

Thank Jeff H
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

It was a simple place with standard fare: enchiladas, tacos, burritos... but they also had a huge all you can eat buffet which seemed to be popular with diners. In addition to salad and entree items they also served Chicken Tortilla soup and had a...More

Thank Kathy H
Reviewed 9 February 2017

The Sunday and dinner buffet is so good. Everything on the menu is great. This has been one of my families favorite restaurants for many generations.

Thank CarolNeumann
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 254 Orange Ave, Goleta, CA 93117-3605
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Goleta
  • Phone Number: +1 805-967-0313
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