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Prickly Pear Southwest Cafe

328 South Main Street, Ann Arbor, MI 48104-2141
734 930 0047
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Ranked #94 of 506 restaurants in Ann Arbor
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $31 - $50
Cuisines: American, Southwestern
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: William
Transit: There is a bus stop at Fourth and William Streets.
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plymouth, mi
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2009

Prickly Pear is a great place to meet a couple of friends for good drinks and good food. Because they do not take reservations and have very limited seating be prepared to wait--but the wait is worth it. I have never had a bad dish at P.Pear in the years that I've been eating there (since it opened). Not all... More

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Ann Arbor Mi
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17 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2009

Southwest cuisine, great fish, chicken and outstanding scallops. Hands down the best salsa I have ever had, fresh tomatoes, just the right zing of spice. Very reliable, good food, good service. Nice selection of Tequila as well.

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Michigan USA
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2009

My family and I really enjoy this restaurant. The food is a cut above most other casual southwestern places, and some of it is really excellent. The dining area is fairly small and can get very crowded. Seats near the door are hampered by drafts from the continual opening and closing. The Golden Margaritas are a bit too sweet, but... More

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2009

We waited a very long time to get our table (2 hours) but didn't mind as we were having drinks at another wine bar on Main Street. The food was superb - I had the buffalo enchiladas which were awesome and everyone else (party of 7) thouroughly enjoyed their meals - absolutely worth the wait! The margerita pitchers were also... More

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Canton, Michigan
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19 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2009

Best rock shrimp fajitas ever & awesome margaritas

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2008

Rock Shrimp and Salmon quesadillas are incredible.

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Ann Arbor, MI
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2008

fun place to get cheaper food for Ann Arbor. Really busy on weekend nights, staff sometimes gets short probably because they are so busy, but food is good and it is a fun time, will go again

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2008

Awesome southwest food

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2008

great chilli relleno!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2008

Just OK. I'd rather have Sabor Latino

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