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Pepe's Finest Mexican Food

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821 N Placentia Ave, Fullerton, CA 92831-3209
(714) 528-9291
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7:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Palm Desert, California
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Really good Mexican food right outside the hotel, I always get beef crispy tacos,,,yum yum My office orders to go sometimes and never disappointed.

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Thank kayzzze2016
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39 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Made fresh to order and hot! The biggest burritos around and very inexpensive. Ty their guacamole too (they come smothered on the taquitos!). Chips and pick de gallo are also very tasty :). Definitely a fast food joint, but one worth stopping at!

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Thank Melinda P
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2016 via mobile

I used to work near here. Love this location! Relleno burrito wet with green sauce & tostada guacamole are my go to choices.

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Thank Prple4me
Placentia, California
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16 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2016

Probably one of the most underrated Mexican places in Placentia / Fullerton. The Cali Burrito is not on the menu, but it is a secret item (it has Carne Asada, Fries, Sour Cream, Cheese, and Guacamole). Freakin' awesome! The Breakfast Burrito as a platter with beans and rice is hands down one of the best I have ever had! Give... More 

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Thank Rich Y
Anaheim, California
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175 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2016

Bring sufficient cash since credit cards are not accepted in this hole in the wall restaurant. Parking was not difficult on this Monday during lunch. We wanted to eat in the restaurant instead of going through the drive thru. However, inside seating was full. The interior was small and had no atmosphere. Bring a jacket in case you need to... More 

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Thank Harold H
Long Beach, CA
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454 reviews
184 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 281 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2015

I ordered a combo burrito with asada, beans and cheese. It was tasty and delicious. It is a very large size however, so come hungry to this place. The salsas are a bit on the hot side for my taste, but overall the burrito was great.

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Thank Jon M
Anaheim, California
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48 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2015

This place is a small drive thru with a couple of tables inside if you prefer to eat inside. For what you get, Pepe's is pretty inexpensive. All the Mexican food is great. I'm a sucker for a bean and cheese burrito with red hot sauce. Just one. Pro tip: a small order of fries is more than enough for... More 

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Thank MrWinky
Rancho Mirage, California
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

Just went through the drive through as my daughter had to go to McDonald's next door. Plates were all $7.95. Food was very good. Would go again when in the area.

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Thank DannyHmltn
Fullerton, California
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16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

Although I live nearby, I hadn't tried this until I saw other reviews. Boy, what a treat I have been missing. The Carnitas burrito is awesome and is hefty! (Please tell me all of that weight is not going to my hips!) :) A new local favorite. I've already returned and will again and again and ....

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Thank M5Stickman
Placentia, California, United States
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32 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2013

I love the food here. Usually get something for breakfast or lunch from here at least once a week or more. While I haven't tried everything, I'd rate their shredded beef tacos, carnitias burrito and Chile rellenos tops! Their rice is mild, but very favorable. If you order a combo plate, taco chips and a glob of guacamole are included.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    2 of 5 stars
Average prices
$20
Cuisine
Mexican, Fast Food
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 821 N Placentia Ave, Fullerton, CA 92831-3209
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Fullerton
  • Phone Number: (714) 528-9291

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?