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Pepito's Tex-Mex Bar and Grill

4820 Chicago Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55417-1009
+1 612-822-2104
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good26%
  • Average18%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible14%
Travellers talk about
“fajitas” (8 reviews)
“queso” (5 reviews)
“beef” (3 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
$$ - $$$
4820 Chicago Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55417-1009
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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 7 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

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 7 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 19 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

Thank A_A_Ron55419
Reviewed 11 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
Reviewed 2 January 2017

We had dinner here last week and we were really surprised by the poor quality of the food. The service was great but the food was not. We've visited this neighborhood gem for over 25 years and we were very disappointed with our meal. We...More

Thank Kathleen V
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
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
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 23:30
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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