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Pancho Villa Mexican Restaurant

$$ - $$$
Mexican, Southwestern
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910 S Main St, Culpeper, VA
+1 540-825-5268
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Fredericksburg, VA
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285 reviews
196 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 130 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 24, 2016

I'm mystified by the number of Hispanic people we saw pouring into this restaurant. It is dingy looking and service is minimal. The top of our chip basket held normal looking chips but the bottom was small pieces and brown chips. It made me wonder if the same baskets are just refilled with more chips for the next customer. The... More 

Thank jackandtara
Pretoria, South Africa
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66 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 9, 2016 via mobile

We craved Mexican food and took a detour off the 29. We chose the sampler. A bit dry. Very friendly waitress though.

Thank COS80919
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016

If you like buffets and you also like mexican food, this is the place to go! they have a wide variety of items and they are all made fresh.

Thank Danielle H
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 7, 2016

Although there have been a few times when the food was not as fantastic overall their food has great taste and is served hot and fresh. We enjoy both locations in Culpeper and go there at least once a month

Thank Diana P
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40 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 7, 2016

We have been eating here for the past 10 years. It is our comfort and go to place when we are out and about. Food and service are always great, and Julio is amazing.

Thank Michael A
Culpeper, Virginia
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48 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 26, 2016

Panchos is Culpeper staple and we go there four or five times a year for a "Mexican food fix". The salsa and chips are excellent and the cheese sauce should not be missed. Sometimes we order out just for these items to serve them as appetizers. Panchos offers an excellent variety and it won't cost you an arm and a... More 

Thank hoograp
Bourne, United Kingdom
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88 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 27, 2016

Whilst on holiday in Culpeper my wife daughter & myself had lunch in this very clean and tidy restaurant. The restaurant had been recommended to us by friends who rated it highly for Mexican food. They were not wrong the food was very good and authentic and the portions were most generous. neither of us had an appetizer and judging... More 

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Manassas, VA
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457 reviews
243 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 126 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 21, 2016

I enjoyed the Plato Acapulco. It had the flavors that you would expect, but it was a unique dish. I love being able to get something different, even though I enjoy the typical tacos, burritos, etc. They have a reasonable parking lot and the restaurant was clean and comfy. Our waitress was very friendly and overall it was a very... More 

Thank TravelerTP
Culpeper, Virginia
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65 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 14, 2016

This is one of three Mexican places in Culpeper, and it's my least favorite. The food is on the bland side of average. I expect a little more fresh cilantro, or at least some cumin when I order Mexican. Sadly the salsas and my dish (enchiladas) lacked both. The margaritas were nothing exciting either. Staff was very friendly and service... More 

Thank gibsongirl104
Culpeper, Virginia
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22 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 29, 2016

Recommend the appetizer of deep fried avocado, unique and delish. Lunch prices (excluding the buffet) are a teeny bit on the higher side, but it is GOOD food and good service. This restaurant is a part of chain of local family operated restaurants, it seems that each location can provide a different experience and these inconsistencies can be unfortunate with... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$5 - $25
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Buffet
Good for
Dining on a budget, Large groups, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 910 S Main St, Culpeper, VA
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Culpeper
  • Phone Number: +1 540-825-5268

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