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Don Pedro Mexican Restaurant

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5317 E Independence Blvd, Charlotte, NC 28212-0501
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Reviewed 26 July 2014 via mobile

I probably will not return pork carnitas were dry and tastless rest of plate the same.It was not authentic mexican

Thank patriceaconlon
Raleigh, North Carolina
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7 reviews
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Reviewed 28 May 2014

This is my favorite Mexican restaurant. The food is excellent. The portions are generous. The selection is unique. The service is great. As far as Mexican food goes, this place is a cut above the rest. Thanks for a wonderful experience.

Thank Drkriste
Fort Mill, South Carolina
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41 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 16 May 2014

This review is for the location at 1009 Chancellor Park Drive, Charlotte NC 28213. This location of Don Pedro is in the University area. I had the Chicken Chimichanga and my husband had the Burrito Deluxe. Service was excellent. Dinner portions are huge, so come with a big appetite. The atmosphere of the restaurant is festive with mostly Mexican servers.... More 

Thank ampalmer10
Atlanta, GA
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124 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 20 April 2014

Was in the University area about a month ago visiting friends when we began looking for a place to eat. It was lunch time on a Saturday and the first 2 restaurants we tried were packed Well lucky for us since our search for a place to eat led us to Don Pedro's. What a pleasant surprise. First they were... More 

Thank Chapsbaby
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83 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 November 2013

November in Pineville and a mix of rain/snow, great night for frozen margaritas. This is a nice looking place inside with Mexican decor, music and waiters in Mexican attire. The service was good except for I don't like them taking the signed copy of the bill while I'm still finishing my drink. Other than that service was good. I compare... More 

Thank rayboy
Harrisburg, North Carolina
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28 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 15 June 2013 via mobile

We have been here twice now, both visits have been greAt. Good food and great service. Portion sizes are large so bring your appetite.

Thank Bevseth
Charlotte, North Carolina, United States
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 10 June 2013

The new Don Pedro on Chancellor Park in University Area was great. Everything seemed clean, the staff was nice, the portion size was large and the food was really good. We enjoyed it thoroughly.

Thank Kimberly N
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66 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 17 February 2013 via mobile

This is our favorite Mexican restaraunt in Charlotte. For one, the restaruant itself is pretty neat inside. Clean and a little on the elegant side, especially for a Mexican restaurant. The staff was VERY friendly and service was fast. The quality of the food was excellent, nice and fresh. And the portions are also HUGE. The twotimes we have gone,... More 

Thank Logan C
Mint Hill, North Carolina
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89 reviews
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Reviewed 13 January 2013

This seemed very similar to Azteca. Everything about it was delightful. I enjoyed a lunch here in a nice atmosphere, with the staff really taking care of us, and the food was outstanding. I'll definately return for more.

Thank jporter704
Charlotte, North Carolina
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 12 December 2012

If your looking for a good amount of food for your money that taste great then this is it. Really nice people from the door to the time you leave. Your going to want to taste everyting !

Thank colleen i

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
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Seating, Waitstaff
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5317 E Independence Blvd, Charlotte, NC 28212-0501
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Charlotte

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?