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The Prickly Pear Cantina

3421 Blackhawk Plaza Cir, Danville, CA 94506-4610
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Ranked #24 of 121 Restaurants in Danville
Price range: $30 - $30
Sun 11:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tue - Thu 11:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Mexican
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Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: Camino Tassajara and Blackhawk Road
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Alamo, California
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148 reviews 148 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

My friends and I enjoyed a hot East Bay evening overlooking the fountains and ducks. The food was very good and satisfying. The guacamole was delicious. My burrito was enormous (took almost 1/2 home!) and delicious. My friends had fish tacos and a yummy looking salad. We all liked our meals and the wine. Drinks served at neighboring tables looked... More

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Oregon City, Oregon
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23 reviews 23 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

This was the second time our family dined here. The first time was a busy Sunday afternoon and the place was packed, and I honestly don't have any recall of the experience as we were watching the clock to get to the airport on time. This second time was a Friday afternoon and we, ( 8 of us ), dined... More

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Harshaw, Wisconsin
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183 reviews 183 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
119 helpful votes 119 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014 via mobile

OK Main stream Mexican food. I was a bit disappointed. There were a couple of unusual items on the menu, but for the most part is was the usual fajitas, burritos, tacos, yada yada yada. The refried beans were so dry they were crusty. The outside seating was nice and the prices were reasonable..

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Elizabeth, Colorado
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25 reviews 25 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

The Prickly Pear is in the Blackhawk Plaza and was always one of my first picks for good Mexican food and tasty margaritas when I lived in the area. They have a nice outdoor patio, which is perfect on a hot east bay evening. Good friendly service. I really like their chicken nachos!

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Danville, California
18 reviews 18 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

It's Cheers in Blackhawk, food is very good, service is great, and a fun vibe. They are very creative with the margaritas.

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San Jose, California
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29 reviews 29 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Had lunch @ Rodney Worth's Prickly Pear, Danville. Menu is extensive, should be choices to suit everyone's taste. Those who ordered Margaritas enjoyed the unusual preparations. Environment is very upscale and in the same location as the Blackhawk Auto Museum.

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San Francisco, California
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014 via mobile

When we are in the mood for good Mexican food we always come to The Prickly Pear. They always treat us well and have great outdoor seating.

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Decatur, Georgia
13 reviews 13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

I found this restaurant on Tripadvisor while visiting family in the Walnut Creek, CA area. A wonderful outdoor patio on the plaza. Ordered Chile Relleno and Famosa burrito which could easily shared by two.

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Danville, California
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54 reviews 54 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

Prickly Pear replaced Coa and, like many in the Worth Restaurant Group, they come close, yet miss. In my opinion, all of the restaurants in the group are OK, but rarely more. The group has grown very rapidly in recent years and has had a lot of success. The cuisine, however, is not what I would call anything better than... More

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Walnut Creek, California
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207 reviews 207 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Normally I love the Prickly Pear - the Chile Relleno on the regular menu is to die for. I went to a banquet event there and the taco/fajita buffet was very average.It was a disappointment because I really lime the food off the menu. The staff was friendly as always and despite it being a buffet event they actually provided... More

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Additional Information about The Prickly Pear Cantina

Address: 3421 Blackhawk Plaza Cir, Danville, CA 94506-4610
Phone Number: 925-984-2363
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Danville
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 11:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 11:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday 11:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday 11:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday 11:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 30 - 30
Cuisine: Mexican

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