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El Campesino -Northview Center

Mexican, Southwestern
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4771 McKnight Rd, Pittsburgh, PA 15237-3424
(412) 366-8730
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Williamsville, New York
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016

Great food, great service! Would recommend this place to anyone! We sat out in the dining area by the open windows which I really liked as I found the inside area a little too dark. Food was great! Portions great and prices reasonable!

Thank Brenda L
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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120 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2016

We usually visit the Robinson location for this restaurant and never had a bad meal. I can't say the same for our first visit to this location. The restaurant was not busy, but service was slow. It took so long to get our drinks that they gave them to us. I ordered three carne asada tacos on corn tortillas. I... More 

Thank James B
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States
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42 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2016

This is the most authentic Mexican Restaurant I have ever eaten in. The decor is very Mexican, the staff is all Mexican, and the food is delicious.

Thank David G
Clarkston, Michigan
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508 reviews
359 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 177 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2016

Stopped in for Dinner. Sat at the bar. Service was good but could have been a little better. Had to ask a couple of time for the same thing. I was never offered a refill and had to wait a while to cash out. Food came out quickly and was hot. I thought it was average Mexican food. it was... More 

Thank JeffreyTravel
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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377 reviews
116 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 145 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015 via mobile

My son suggested this place for a late lunch early dinner; there was no crowd to speak of so seating and service was prompt. The Super Quessadila was good. The rice was dry and a third of the plate was covered in chopped lettuce with a dollop of guacamole. The entry itself was hot and flavorful but the steak knife... More 

Thank G C
Troy, Michigan
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323 reviews
217 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 179 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

I had the Fajita combination (chicken, beef, shrimp). It was served with the usual fare of beans & rice, along with guacamole salad and soft tortilla shells. The chips and salsa was quite good. Service was very good and prompt

Thank Jim M
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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128 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

I reviewed El Campesino before and gave it an average rating. I mentioned some points for the recommendation, such as slow service etc. Well I tried it again today (went alone this time) and happy to say the food is still good. The service was still a bit slow (I sat at my table for 5 minutes before being acknowledged).... More 

Thank Anthony K
Coraopolis, Pennsylvania
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129 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

This Texas transplant is not overly optimistic in finding a good Tex-Mex restaurant in the middle of the Keystone state. Fortunately, we didn't have to travel far from our Coraopolis home to find a place where we could enjoy a very good ( albeit somewhat expensive margarita) and truly cold Coronas. Chips and salsa were placed quickly on our table... More 

Thank Zoimaniac
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

This is our go to Mexican Restaurant in the North Hills. Always friendly service with good food and good service. Recommend it highly.

Thank BillyJazz
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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34 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Great Mexico food and the price is reasonable. Good Service and nice atmosphere. Worth taking the family to if your on a budget.

Thank Stewge2014

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Mexican, Southwestern
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Seating
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4771 McKnight Rd, Pittsburgh, PA 15237-3424
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Pittsburgh
  • Phone Number: (412) 366-8730

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