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Don Pancho Villa

531 Pittston Ave, Scranton, PA 18505-1132
+1 570-342-7442
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good22%
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Dec 17, 2016
“Great Little Mexican Restaraunt”
Feb 19, 2017
“Darn good Mexican!”
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531 Pittston Ave, Scranton, PA 18505-1132
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Reviewed February 19, 2017

Stopped by Don Pancho Villa for a late lunch and were really glad we did. This is authentic Mexican, not Taco Bell imitation. I had an order of nachoes with grilled chicken and my wife had steak tortias. Both servings were tasty and plentiful. We...More

Thank Dave S
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Detroit, Michigan
Reviewed December 17, 2016 via mobile

We ended up here to avoid traffic on the interstate while traveling for Christmas. This was the best discovery we've had in a long time! My wife grew up in Mexico and says this is the best "real" Mexican food she's had in a long...More

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Reviewed April 24, 2016 via mobile

Warm chips and bean dip were served for a complimentary appetizer. Homemade milkshakes, fresh ingredients, and great food.This is an authentic Mexican family owned restaurant (not fancy).Freshly made Pico de gallo complimented our nachos and carnita plates. Rice and pulled pork platters, burritos, and nacho...More

Thank Kristy S
Reviewed April 24, 2016 via mobile

Stopped here as we were passing through for food. Excellent spices and really good. Doesn't seem like the nicest neighborhood and the restaurant was empty, so we weren't sure what to expect. The food was great. Recommend the fajita. PS don't think they serve alcohol,...More

Thank Bill C
Reviewed December 29, 2013

Stopped by and they were gone. Don't know if they moved or what. looking but haven't found them. They where sooooooo good. If you know what happened, please let us know.

Thank designphilly
Reviewed August 3, 2013

Went here based on TripAdvisor reviews and we were not disappointed. The food was awesome. Fajita's were awesome, enchiladas were great. Everything is home made, nothing is from a can. The food melts in your mouth.

Thank rcscowell
Reviewed July 3, 2013

Yup... If you want the real deal, this is the place. Authentic Tex-Mex without any pretensions that it is anything else. Everything is cooked fresh and served hot. Prices are more than fair. Once you have eaten here, you will know what real Tex-Mex is...More

Thank Stephen S
Reviewed April 8, 2013

Authentic Mexican fare - no greasy cheese here - fresh, flavorful an delicious. Any Mexican restaurant that serves Jamaica and Horchata are top in my book. We haven't had Mexican food this great since we lived in Tucson. Highly recommend.

Thank EmilyItaly
Reviewed August 5, 2012

My wife and I were in the mood for something new. We thought mexican so we searched in Scranton,Pa. DPV had great reviews, so we gave it a try. Oh yes, what a dive. Seats about 12 and don't get dressed up. The food was...More

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10:00 am - 8:00 pm
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  • Address: 531 Pittston Ave, Scranton, PA 18505-1132
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Scranton
  • Phone Number: +1 570-342-7442
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