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Tio Pepe's Restaurante Mexican

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1134 Commercial Dr, Vancouver, British Columbia V5L 3X2, Canada
+1 604-254-8999
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good51%
  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
4 Sep 2017
“fuLl Of FlAvOuR...”
13 Mar 2017
“Mehhhh”
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1134 Commercial Dr, Vancouver, British Columbia V5L 3X2, Canada
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Reviewed 4 September 2017

sadly this place is up for sale and i just rediscovered it! the owner has already sold it in his mind and is on to something else. 26 years he spent everyday cooking in that restaurant so good on him. i had the crab and...More

Thank Linda E
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Pretty sure our burritos were microwaved. Wasn't a great taste, rice was meh, beans were good. Lathered in hot sauce helped, but not very impressed. Service was good and chips and salsa were also tasty. For $15 I would expect better burritos

Thank spete22
Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

We used to come here all the time but haven't been in a few years. The food is still hearty and tasty but sadly it's not as lively as I remember! Good news for us though—no wait.

Thank mjm1957
Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

I always eat Mexican food at the downtown restaurants but when I discovered Tio Pepes I was happily surprise! I never have been there I always ask for de delivery to my home, the food is really good and they have huge portions for excellent...More

Thank Diana M
Reviewed 17 January 2013

I've been to Tio Pepe's several times and it has always been consistently good. The owner is charming and a great host. Highly recommended!

Thank Vivek M
Reviewed 15 January 2013

Expensive (for what you get), tasteless (rice and beans taste like gyprock), the "chilli relleno" (stuffed pepper) was fried in old frying oil which tasted like fish. Cheap house wine. Atmosphere below 0. To avoid: save your money!

1  Thank sandro f
Reviewed 9 December 2012

We visited Tio Pepe's last night for dinner in search of a good mexican restaurant as there are so few in Vancouver. It is a cozy little place in the great commercial drive area. The salsa was fantastic, flavourful and tangy. We had the chicken...More

Thank johnston4
Reviewed 15 June 2012

The food is mostly southern Mexico fare. It is a cozy, ok small place in Commercial Street in the area that attracts bohemians and the likes. Service is reasonable and the menu, while not overly extensive, offers enough choices. I personally enjoyed the Cochinita Pibil...More

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Reviewed 10 July 2008

This is pretty good Mexican food, including some unusual items, like Mexican pork chops. Nice intimate little setting, and cold Dos Equis!

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Reviewed 29 May 2008

Very good food,great drinks!

Thank Kristine J
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Commercial Drive
Commercial Drive, also called "The Drive," comprises
of twelve sauntering blocks of modest and unfussy
counter-culture. Straddling the line between
sophisticated and unadorned, it is favoured by
students, artists, writers, designers, and start-ups,
and suffused throughout with a healthy off-beat
counter-culture. The kind of neighbourhood which
well-springs thought-revolutions and has the odd bit
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  • Address: 1134 Commercial Dr, Vancouver, British Columbia V5L 3X2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver>  > Commercial Drive
  • Neighbourhood: Commercial Drive
  • Phone Number: +1 604-254-8999
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