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Pancho Villa

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361 Elgin St, Ottawa, Ontario K2P 1M7, Canada
+1 613-234-8872
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good42%
  • Average17%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“enchiladas” (16 reviews)
“chicken” (14 reviews)
“guac” (4 reviews)
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Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
361 Elgin St, Ottawa, Ontario K2P 1M7, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were really craving Mexican food and the El Camino was having a private party so we ended up here, knowing what we know now, we would've had Chinese. So, we walk in grab a table and there was only two other couples in the...More

Thank IrishBlueTraveller
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

When I walked in I noticed the place was very clean, warm, and inviting. All the servers and hosts were very attentive and fast. Allison took care of our large surprise party group effortlessly. She didn't let anyone go without a drink. ( The group...More

Thank naomidamphouse
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

Great Mexican food excellent price I had the nachos when their own homemade nacho sauce. Very good sauce extremely tasty excellent value for the money well worth the visit.

Thank revmarty
Reviewed 20 October 2017

we ate there for dinner. The cocktails were nice but not so alcoholic. food was good, though not unforgettable.

Thank silviola86
Reviewed 16 October 2017

We stopped by here recently for dinner. The food was OK: the enchiladas were somewhat dry, and a little bland, but the "gringo chicken" was pretty good. Overall I would say this is pretty average Mexican food. The staff were very friendly though, and drinks...More

Thank James W
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

Anyone who has read any of my many hundreds of reviews will know that I always try to find the good amongst the bad when reviewing, however, on this occasion I have nothing to say that could be construed as good, or even average. It...More

1  Thank Kevin A
Reviewed 7 October 2017

this is not fine Mexican food as we have had in the Yucutan. It is respectable for what it is: good food, good portions, friendly staff, and the choices are all the standards. good bar. we both had enchiladas, and they were nicely prepared, mine...More

Thank jeffrey k
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

This was a wonderful evening of food, service & drink with friends. Our waitress was fabulous! I wish I could remember her name! She was pleasant, funny & knew the menu. My son who is usually fussy loved the Super Nachos and still tracks a...More

Thank Angela M
Reviewed 30 September 2017

We dropped by when we were in the area looking for a place to eat. Wouldn't say it's the best Mexican food around, but it's tasty enough and the atmosphere is quite nice.

Thank Bufoid
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

It is difficult to find a consistently good restaurant in Ottawa, but luckily this venue is an exception. The food is always good with decent portions. Great drink menu, and very friendly staff. Would highly recommend

Thank S S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 361 Elgin St, Ottawa, Ontario K2P 1M7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa
  • Phone Number: +1 613-234-8872
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