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Prickly Pear Southwest Cafe

328 S Main St, Ann Arbor, MI 48104-2141
+1 734-930-0047
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good36%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“enchiladas” (20 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
328 S Main St, Ann Arbor, MI 48104-2141
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Reviewed March 17, 2015

We stopped in for lunch the other day and had the most amazing lunch and we were shocked by how reasonable the prices are, especially for how much food you get!!!! Can't wait to go back!! In the warmer seasons, they open up outdoor seating!

Date of visit: March 2015
Thank marnielain
Reviewed March 8, 2015

PP has the best south west food around, and great friendly service. Many vegan options and lighter fare than "mexican " places. Great taste and value, not to be missed!

Date of visit: February 2015
Thank Gina B
Reviewed January 11, 2015 via mobile

Went for Sunday brunch. You can have lunch or a small selection of breakfast items like a chorizo omelette or southwest Eggs Benedict. Chips and salsa were served. The food was fresh and tasty. Loved the salsa. Mimosas and other drinks available.

Thank juliekenben
Reviewed January 11, 2015

Visited Prickly Pear this weekend. Kind of tight getting into the entrance. In fact, my wife thought we were going in the wrong door! On a cold Ann Arbor night the entrance set up was problematic. The food was a bit pricey. It tasted okay....More

Date of visit: January 2015
Thank ILoveIreland2011
Reviewed January 3, 2015 via mobile

I took my daughter out for lunch in Ann Arbor. I ordered the cheese enchilada and a cup of chili. Was not impressed with the enchilada as the sauce was sweet rather than tangy and mildly spicy. The chili on the other hand was flat...More

Thank 719ronaldv
Reviewed November 17, 2014

We just went to the Prickly Pear. The food was great, the service was good, but this is a tiny restaurant, and seating is pretty cramped. I think a group of 2 would be okay, but 4 of us and a toddler were seated in...More

Date of visit: November 2014
Thank Bill W
Reviewed November 9, 2014

We were very disappointed with our experience here. I have a frozen lemonade which I can only describe as weird tasting and not at all lemon. The meal started well with a delish crab cake with a pumpkin based sauce but the main courses were...More

Date of visit: November 2014
Thank KathyKenai
Reviewed November 6, 2014

We ate here on a recent trip to Ann Arbor and, since we are from Southern California, I wasn't sure I was up for mexican food since that is a staple of our diet. I'm very glad I went as this was a cut above...More

Date of visit: November 2014
Thank Melody B
Reviewed October 15, 2014

We came in to tour University of Michigan and had 1 night to go out. We picked this restaurant because of the moderate price point, interesting menu and the location. We were not disappointed. We ate in their back patio which was lovely and fully...More

Date of visit: September 2014
Thank bikingmom
Reviewed October 1, 2014

We went with out family for lunch and found the server not very knowledgeable of the menu items. Also, the drinks, Bloody Mary (with a request of not too spicy) tasted bad, so bad it was sent back, which our party rarely does. The dishes...More

Date of visit: July 2014
Thank Pamela P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$31 - $50
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 328 S Main St, Ann Arbor, MI 48104-2141
  • Public Transportation: There is a bus stop at Fourth and William Streets.
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Ann Arbor
  • Phone Number: +1 734-930-0047
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