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Don Pancho's Cantina

1200 Armory Dr Ste D, Franklin, VA 23851-2463
+1 757-516-8622
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good40%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible10%
May 13, 2018
“Best Speedy”
Apr 29, 2018
Closes in 13 min
Bar, Mexican, Pub
$$ - $$$
1200 Armory Dr Ste D, Franklin, VA 23851-2463
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Reviewed May 13, 2018 via mobile

Don Pancho's Speedy Gonzalez is the best value. Very fast and quality service always. When I run over to Franklin to shop, we always stop in and grab a Speedy and aqua and are out for around 10 bucks in less than 20 minutes. Highly...More

Thank TTravelermac2018
Reviewed April 29, 2018

Don Panchos is the most [popular restaurant in town!! The owner has done everything to build his cantina restaurant and bar popular! The food is outstanding and the people who serve you are friendly and accommodating. The inside is decorated very nicely and he even...More

Thank Barbara C
Reviewed January 26, 2018

This was my second visit and I loved the food. The staff are always pleasant and willing to answer all your questions.

Thank Chanel J
Reviewed December 21, 2017 via mobile

Wonderful meal and great service. Newly remodeled. Nice bar area with great restaurant manager. Thanks

Thank Yvette4iv
Reviewed October 30, 2017

The food is OK. The last 2 times I met friends at Don Pancho's, the food was not bad, once they got my order right. The staff is young, scatter brained, and openly bicker. The restaurant has been in mid-renovation since my August visit. No...More

Thank Toni N
Reviewed October 4, 2017

This is our go to place for Mexican. We haven't found anywhere in Hampton Roads that beats this place. We frequent here often. They are remodeling now and are trying very hard not to interfere with their dining guests. It will be noticeable, but hopefully...More

Thank SouthernBelleByBirth
Reviewed June 21, 2017 via mobile

This is my go to resturant in Franklin. It's always good and always seating available. It's standard Mexican resturant fare.

Thank Lori H
Reviewed October 22, 2016

I have to say our server was very attentive, but he was not familiar with the item I ordered off the menu. One of the items came back incorrect and looked mushy. The taste was awful. We might have caught the chef on a bad...More

Thank Nikki R
Reviewed October 17, 2016

We have visited here twice with my family and enjoyed both visits. I would like to return and try some drinks. The Burrito San Diego was excellent!

Thank Terry428
Reviewed August 23, 2016 via mobile

We visit this spot whenever we have a craving for Mexican, which is often! Every dish has been great and it is always served quickly and with a smile! The salsa is a favorite and we always get some to bring home. Pollo Con Creama...More

Thank Maegan W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$4 - $18
Bar, Mexican, Pub
Lunch, Drinks, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Outdoor Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 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 - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1200 Armory Dr Ste D, Franklin, VA 23851-2463
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Franklin
  • Phone Number: +1 757-516-8622
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Welcome To Don Pancho's Cantina Are you in search of that unique blend of flavor, spice and excitement that comes as something exclusive to the experience of dining in an authentic Mexican restaurant? Are you tired of experiencing the same old, generic Mexican themed establishments and want to eat somewhere that tastes and feels like the real thing? Then Don Pancho’s Cantina is the place for you!Don Pancho’s Cantina is the leading Mexican dining establishment in all of Franklin, Virginia. We go to great lengths in order to make sure that we offer our customers the best Mexican dining experience anywhere in the state, and we do so with great passion and pride. In our years of experience operating out of Franklin, Don Pancho’s has cultivated an outstanding reputation for both our superb level of customer service as well as our great food and family friendly atmosphere.At Don Pancho’s we even cater to parties and large group gatherings. Our friendly, dedicated staff as well as our array of live performance bookings all serve to ensure an unforgettable night out. After all, we at Don Pancho’s understand that Mexican dining is as much about the atmosphere as it is about the food and we endeavor to provide it to our clients in the most authentic fashion that is possible!Don Pancho’s Cantina also offers special discount prices on all of our foods for senior citizens as well as our war heroes. Furthermore, our takeout service allows you to take real Mexican food home with you and save yourself the trouble of cooking today make a reservation or come on down!
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