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The Pepper

13 City Hall Place, Ste 1, Plattsburgh, NY 12901-4933 (Formerly The Smoked Pepper)
518-566-4688
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Ranked #55 of 117 restaurants in Plattsburgh
Price range: $10 - $15
Cuisines: Mexican
Dining options: Late Night
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Dining options: Late Night
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English first
Holly, Michigan
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Had the poblano rellano. You should get it too. It was by far the best I've ever had. Margarita's are great. Great atmosphere.

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Senior Contributor
44 reviews 44 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

My wife and I come here quite a bit! She always orders the Carnitas and I order the cheese and asparagus enchilada. Old habits are hard to break. We have ordered tacos before and liked them. We'll order nachos too if we're really hungry. My son orders the Burrito when he comes with us. It's huge, so you better be... More

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Montreal, Canada
Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

We visit the Pepper after a long day at Plattsburgh beach. The restaurant is small and very crowded. There was a waiting of 45 minutes for seating outside. So we decide to go inside. For the drink, we try the Mimosa and Sangria. Very good and not expensive (3$ each, it was on special). Chips and salsa were served at... More

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Rochester, NY
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17 reviews 17 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

Hard to believe such great food about as far away from Mexico as you can get. Great meal and service. Highly recommend.

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Plattsburgh, New York
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2014

We paid 27.00 for two meals take-out. Way overpriced. The rice and beans tasted microwaved and/or boxed. My chimichanga had large peppers of every kind and not much else in it. The beans were very runny, and practically sliding outta the box. The. Meals were very expensive and poor for taste, I will not go back or recommend it.

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Dannemora, New York
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

The Pepper is alwasy busy. I think this is because you can always find something that you will like. Excellent margarita's. My favorite dish is their mussel appetizer. When I was there last for an early dinner I tried, for the first time, their mole chicken dish, which was very good. I would have it again. The wait staff is... More

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Montreal, Canada
Top Contributor
67 reviews 67 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2014

It looked run down from the outside, so I went in to check it out ahead of lunch. The place reeked of what I suggest may have been a bug spray, and the menu was dull-typed & not very clean. Sorry, it would need to get up to par to suit me. I wouldn't eat there.

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Colchester, Vermont
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19 reviews 19 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2014 via mobile

We have been starved for good Mexican food and thought to give this a try. Salsa is good but not much else. Fish tacos were passable but rice and beans were terrible. Pass this one by.

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Montreal, Canada
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19 reviews 19 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2013

Was on a quick day trip in Plattsburg and wanted to luch for something better than juck food from a chain. Saw this pretty place driving down the streets. I was epexting for mexican food, but was more "tex-mex" food. But any how, I'm happy of my choice, food was excellent and fresh, and the place is very pretty, will... More

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New York City, New York
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33 reviews 33 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2013

i like their mexican a lot. nothing else around the only place with good mexican food. i like their cocktails. the decoration is good and the staff always friendly

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