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Carlos & Pepe's 17th St

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Mexican
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1302 SE 17th St, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316-1708
(954) 467-7192
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5:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Sun 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Late Night

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  • 42
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  • 24
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  • 34
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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Great food for our Vegan diet

Our waitress offered us skinny margaritas which is a great option without all the sugary syrups most places give you. We were told which items conformed to our vegan diet and the homemade chips and food were very yummy! The atmosphere was great and the place was a close walk to our hotel. Very... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 29, 2015
DoctorPonce
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Scottsdale, Arizona
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Scottsdale, Arizona
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68 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015 NEW

Our waitress offered us skinny margaritas which is a great option without all the sugary syrups most places give you. We were told which items conformed to our vegan diet and the homemade chips and food were very yummy! The atmosphere was great and the place was a close walk to our hotel. Very pleased!

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Marathon, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015 NEW

Best Cobb Salad! Big- too big! Fresh ingredients! Nice avocados- the best - I stop here whenever in the area!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015 NEW

We all enjoyed our meals and there was plenty of food to share. The prices were a bit high compared to what we expected for the location and atmosphere. The waiters were attentive and helpful. Might go back if we're ever in the area.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 128 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

This restaurant is in close proximity to all the hotels that service the cruise ship port. It is a easy spot to hit if you want a short cab ride or even walk from some hotels. For Mexican food it is expensive and the host was less than helpful. We reviewed the menu before sitting down and realized that everything... More 

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Wilmington, North Carolina
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

We had eaten at Carlos and Pepe's some years before and remembered the experience favorably. Times change; so do restaurants. The margaritas are still delicious, but like all else in life, are the victim of significant price inflation. Nevertheless, this house specialty is still a hallmark about which they can brag. And, that is about all. We waited too long... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

The food was great, their service fantastic, and the atmosphere was awesome!! Really looking forward to going again!!

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

We had gone to buy a birthday present for my daughter at Essentials which by the way was awesome. Because it was in the same plaza we decided to have dinner at Carlos & Pepe's as we all being local had been there before. The food was good as well as the service. Our mistake was not asking how much... More 

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Cordova, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

I have never in all my travels experienced an authentic Mexican restaurant like this. Every dish was amazing. The service was a TEN if they had a rating passed FIVE. Lol

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

😜 well I guess I should have a little bit more to eat before I had two of their delicious margaritas because I got a little bombed but once I got some of that delicious guacamole and salsa in my system on my started feeling much better I came in with my family and all of us were very happy... More 

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West Bend, Wisconsin
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

We always enjoy the food and service at this pl;ace. The price is a bit high but the quality is worth the price. The margaritas are well made and great tasting.

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Additional Information about Carlos & Pepe's 17th St

Address: 1302 SE 17th St, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316-1708
Phone Number: (954) 467-7192
Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Fort Lauderdale
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday 5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday 5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Average Prices: USD $30
Cuisine: Mexican

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1302 SE 17th St, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316-1708
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Fort Lauderdale
  • Phone Number: (954) 467-7192

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD $30
  • Cuisine: Mexican
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?