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Taqueria Don Pedro

1002 W Fayette Ave, Effingham, IL 62401-1940
+1 217-347-2216
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“tacos” (14 reviews)
“guacamole” (12 reviews)
“chorizo” (4 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
1002 W Fayette Ave, Effingham, IL 62401-1940
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Reviewed 2 days ago

While traveling I hate chain restaurants so I use Trip Advisor and try to pick something good and local. This fit the bill. This is a standard local Mexican restaurant. Among our group we ordered fajitas (above average), burrito (bland, but good after queso and...More

Thank David R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great food. Good service. Fun, clean atmosphere. We did the create your own nachos and fajitas. Both were super yummy. Would recommend this place to friends. Don Pedro's even delivers!!!

Thank mfrybeasley
Reviewed 19 March 2017

We love this place! The Chimichanga, Chicken Quesadilla, and Verde Burrito are our family favorites! The chips are fresh and the salsa is medium heat. Fast and friendly service. They have great kids meals and lunch specials. We just wish that they were open on...More

Thank Julie V
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

Picked this from other TripAdvisor reviews. No muss. No fuss atmosphere. Ordered a pork burrito at the recommendation of our service. The flavor was out of this world, but it was a little dry with no sauce. My son had cheese nachos and they made...More

Thank Linney64
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

Did a take out. Very good. Lots of food Plenty. Sauce has a nice taste. Delivery $2 for local. Close to hotels and they will spice to taste

Thank Newburgh_NYJohn
Reviewed 13 February 2017

This is the BEST Mexican restaurant in the area. It serves food similar to what is served in Mexico. The tacos are authentic and not the typical "taco bell" stuff. They don't have lots of cheese and other Americanized versions of Mexican food. Sometimes they...More

Thank travel4sushi
Reviewed 19 January 2017

Good food. Some things are lost in translation so if you like something other than "the # --" Good luck. Also prices for the same objects seem to be different every visit. But food is great and service is too.

Thank Tony C
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

It is a good Mexican restaurant in Effingham...but, I recommend the restaurant, Innova, because it is THE BEST in Effingham.

Thank cbriggerman2001
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

We love Mexican food and typically it's a safe choice for us wherever we go but.... I can't say that about this place. Menu is very basic. The building looked good from the outside but totally different feel inside. Food was bland and we were...More

Thank Michelle C
Reviewed 16 November 2016

Some dishes were more flavorful than others. The flautas had good flavor, but the accompanying rice and retried beans were bland. Caleta burrito was stuffed with too much of the same tasteless rice. Salsa was fresh and homemade, as was the guacamole.

Thank Julie R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1002 W Fayette Ave, Effingham, IL 62401-1940
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Effingham
  • Phone Number: +1 217-347-2216
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