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Pepitos

127 London Road, Derby DE1 2QN, England
+44 1332 360663
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Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good31%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“fajitas” (26 reviews)
“refried beans” (5 reviews)
“guacamole” (6 reviews)
Opens in 14 min
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CUISINES
Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
127 London Road, Derby DE1 2QN, England
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1 - 10 of 307 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Not the best Mexican I have ever had but a reasonable place, at a reasonable rate. Staff is friendly enough and I liked the settings. I’ll be back.

Thank Dogb30
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a great little place, quite busy for a midweek evening which is always a good sign. The menu offers a good selection and my vegetarian friend was well catered for. The portions were smaller than I’m used to in the States were I have...More

Thank SixtySpeedTwin
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was a truly brilliant meal from the start. The staff were incredibly friendly and welcoming, also had great banter with us. I've never had a sparkler served up in my Peroni before. The food was terrific. Definitely want to go back b

Thank DangerousPaddy
PepitosM, Manager at Pepitos, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hola DangerousPaddy, Muchas gracias for your review. We're glad you had a brilliant meal with us and you're always welcome back. We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went there for a date-night! Upon entering we were greeted by warm and friendly staff, who made us feel very welcome! We had booked a table for two, which had been located at the front of the restaurant, but noticing we were on a...More

Thank Phill T
PepitosM, Manager at Pepitos, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hola Phill T, Muchas gracias for taking the time to write your review. We are proud of our staff and love that they go the extra distance to make each person's night extra special. We glad you approve of us and we hope to see...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Four of us out for a Mexican meal on a Saturday evening. Busy, but we'd booked and it wasn't jam-packed anyway. Good service for drinks and starters, a little slow for mains, but one was complex and so this was justified. Staff very helpful and...More

Thank JeffB64CPR
PepitosM, Manager at Pepitos, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hola JeffB64CPR, Muchas gracias for taking the time to write your review. We are happy you enjoyed your time with us, even though our coffee machine let you down! Next time, have a shot of tequila to round off the meal :) We hope to...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Finally got round to leaving a review for this amazing restaurant! Came here with friends a while back and loved it so much I brought my large (very fussy) group of family members here to celebrate my graduation in July! With how fussy they all...More

Thank simk1612
PepitosM, Manager at Pepitos, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hola simk1612, Muchas gracias for taking the time to write your amazing review. We are thrilled to hear your family were all satisfied and that you were happy with our service. We look forward to welcoming you again soon!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Pepitos is one of my favourite places to go for date night. My partner and I always enjoy the cocktails, food and good service. The décor feels very authentic, although a little to intimate at times having been sat directly next to another couple so...More

Thank Holjm
PepitosM, Manager at Pepitos, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hola Holjm, Muchas gracias for taking the time to write your review. We do like to create a comfortable and enjoyable atmosphere for all occasions, and although it's nice to dine in an intimate environment, I apologise you felt it to be a little too...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My family visited Pepitos yesterday to celebrate my sister's birthday. Food, drinks, service...everything was spot on. Thank you! We all had a wonderful time and will definitely be visiting again in future. It also gave us the funniest video ever of my sister having her...More

Thank estokoe14
PepitosM, Manager at Pepitos, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hola estokoe14, Muchas gracias for your review. We are thrilled to hear you had an enjoyable time with us and apologies for the confusion with the booking. We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed September 9, 2017 via mobile

This is the second time we have been here. We were so impressed with the food, drink and staff service that when we were travelling to Newcastle from Devon we had to stop for the night in Derby and of course go to this lovely...More

Thank ColintGrant
PepitosM, Manager at Pepitos, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hola ColintGrant, Muchas gracias for taking the time to write your amazing review. We work hard to ensure that our customer's visit are enjoyable from the moment they enter to when they leave our restaurant. We hope you and your wife will pay us a...More

Reviewed September 4, 2017

Large choice of meals on menu. Food was excellent along with first rate service. Would recommend this restaurant. Unexpected bonus too, as we visited on Sunday before 7pm, received 20% off bill.

Thank Dinofrost
PepitosM, Manager at Pepitos, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hola Dinofrost, Muchas gracias for your review. We are glad to hear you enjoyed your time with us and we hope to see you again soon!

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Jollyfagman
June 15, 2016|
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Response from PepitosM | Property representative |
Hola Jollyfagman, Yes all of our meats are halal except the steak.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$23 - $27
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Reservations, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Large groups, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Monday
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
1:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
1:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
1:00 PM - 10:15 PM
Saturday
5:30 PM - 10:15 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 127 London Road, Derby DE1 2QN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Derbyshire  >  Derby
  • Phone Number: +44 1332 360663
  • E-mail
Description
We have been serving fresh, high quality and authentic Mexican food in the local community and beyond since January 1997. As well as serving known Mexican favourites such as Fajitas, Burritos, Tacos, Nachos, we have created our own unique Pepitos Special dishes with a variety of steak and chicken dishes. How ever you like your food, whether it's hot or mild, we cater for everyone from grandma to the kids and we have a great vegetarian selection too. So come down and bring the family or bring a whole group. Whatever the size or occasion, we cater for all. See you soon!
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