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Panchos Cantina

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129 High Street, Rayleigh SS6 7QA, England
+44 1268 772479
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Rayleigh, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 18, 2015 via mobile

We want here new years eve . I love Mexican food and this did not disappoint. I had chicken jambalaya. Not much atmosphere for NYE but guess it's only a restaurant but we were given sombreros whilst there. Will return

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Thank CraigRayleigh
Essex
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19 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 13, 2015

Celebrated our Granddaughters 18th, first time for us in Panchos Cantina. A very pleasent evening, great food and plenty of it, staff were very attentive and prices suited the pocket. Recommended

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Thank DingalingEssex
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19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 4, 2015 via mobile

Great food, half price cocktails, waitress was very good, price was £160 for starters, main course, plenty cocktails,was given £5 voucher for next visit, and will definitely go back there, it's a lovely restaurant, all round great night

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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 17, 2015

This is a great place if you love Mexican food. Good value and serves great cocktails too. I've been here a couple of times to eat and also just popped in for some cocktails with a friend one Saturday evening .. can't wait to go back

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Thank Emma C
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13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 8, 2015

went here for my daughters birthday on a Saturday night, very busy but seated within 10 minutes very lively atmosphere food was nice , service good I thought it was a bit expensive for the type of food served but over all quite pleasant .

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Thank Gary B
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 7, 2015 via mobile

Food was lovely, service was great and we are booking to go again with some friends. The quesadillas were amazing! Yum!!

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Thank NatalieBrand
Essex
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 16, 2015

Service is a little on the poor side but not so bad you want to leave. Food is very tasty, we love the buffalo wings with blue cheese dip for starters, and the mixed burritos for main. £19 for a starter and main course, no idea how people can say it's expensive, I think some are too used to McDonalds... More 

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Thank Nick H
Rayleigh, United Kingdom
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39 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 15, 2015

Just love Panchos. Top bit of scoff (wings with blue cheese sauce to die for) and the wine is always extremely nice. I usually chose Panchos for special treat nights and have never had anything that has been anything less than gorgeous. Wait staff are great too - highly recommended. They have cheap cocktails during the week and a very... More 

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Thank Jane K
Essex
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 14, 2015

I would like to thank the staff for looking after my daughter and her friends on her 18th meal there last night. They raved about the food saying how big the portions are and what good quality. They were also very impressed with the cocktails which again they said were really great and lasted for ages. The atmosphere was great... More 

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Thank 2Mays
Rayleigh, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 30, 2015 via mobile

Yet again we still haven't learned that places don't get better. This is the second time we have tried Ponchos in Rayleigh. I wasn't that thrilled the last time some 3 to 4 years ago. But we had a voucher so decided to give it another try. The food is overpriced and not particularly good. I had Fajitas which had... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Special occasions
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 129 High Street, Rayleigh SS6 7QA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Rayleigh
  • Phone Number: +44 1268 772479

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