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“Great Mexican Food but long wait for large party” 5 of 5 bubbles
Review of Pericos Bar & Grill

Pericos Bar & Grill
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Ranked #1,311 of 4,589 Restaurants in San Antonio
Price range: $0 - $20
Cuisines: Mexican, Southwestern, Bar, Pub
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Restaurant details
Good for: Dining on a budget, Large groups, Kids, Families with children
Dining options: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Delivery, Full Bar, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Neighborhood: Northwest Side
Austin, Texas
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“Great Mexican Food but long wait for large party”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 4, 2012

The food was delicious at this NW San Antonio location and we had excellent service once we were seated. Large parties beware of excessively long wait times on the weekends. We waited almost a hour and a half when we were initially told about 45 minutes. It was too late and too complicated for all of us to leave and travel to another restaurant so we waited...and waited! Overall, a great choice for Mexican food in a town with so many choices!

Visited January 2012
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English first
San Antonio
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24 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
“Great Margaritas Great Food”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 19, 2012

Happy Hour from 1700-1900
Good Food
Usually busy, expect a wait
Needs a good Mariachi Band for Weekends

  • Visited January 2012
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Food
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alpharetta
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99 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
“fun place to eat”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 2, 2011

Locals suggested it. Very pleasant fun atmosphere to eat it. Good Tex Mex food. Nothing special. Good service. Average price. Good parking. Probably enjoyed the atmosphere as much as the food.

Visited November 2011
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texas
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171 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
“Wonderful empanadas”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 23, 2011

In addition to the usual Tex-Mex foods, Perico's features empanadas that are first-rate.

  • Visited November 2011
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Food
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San Antonio, Texas
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14 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Very Good Breakfast/Lunch”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 18, 2011

My wife and I go for breakfast/lunch at Pericos every couple of weeks. They have good size portions and the prices are a good value. I've tried a few different breakfast and lunch items (barbacoa, carne guisada, puffy tacos) and have always been satisfied with the food. My wife always gets the Caldo de res and says it is some of the best in S.A. The servers are always friendly and very attentive. Not the very best mexican food in the city (Patty's Taco House), but have no complaints.

  • Visited November 2011
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Food
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