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Pepitos

127 London Road, Derby DE1 2QN, England
+44 1332 360663
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good31%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“fajitas” (25 reviews)
“guacamole” (6 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
127 London Road, Derby DE1 2QN, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visit on multiple occasions & have been twice for my birthday, enjoy the sombrero & tequila shot! Lovely food & piña colda! Pleasant staff & clean building. Would always go again.

Thank Sinjoh26
PepitosM, Manager at Pepitos, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hola Sinjoh26, Muchas gracias for your 5 star review of us! It is always a pleasure to hear from customers who have had a great time at Pepitos and we hope you dine with us again soon! :)

Reviewed 1 week ago

We went again on the off chance because we couldn't make our minds up where to go as we walked in we were greeted with a friendly smile and a warm welcome, we ordered a bottle of wine and a beer then looked through the...More

Thank 877lawrenceh
PepitosM, Manager at Pepitos, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hola 877lawrenceh, Muchas gracias for taking the time to write your review. We couldn't be more pleased that you were well looked after and had a great experience from the moment you walked in until the moment you left. We always work hard to improve...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

This is quite simply our favourite Mexican we have ever tried in the UK. The food was delicious, we loved the nachos, steak fajitas were to die for and my husband thoroughly enjoyed the chilli. Reasonable in price, authentically decorated, very friendly service, wish it...More

Thank cherie0
PepitosM, Manager at Pepitos, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hola cherie0, Muchas gracias for taking the time to write your review. We are so happy to hear that you loved your time so much with us you are coming back for more :) We do hope that we continue to deliver a 5 star...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent steak fajitas after an exhausting day at Alton Towers. Good location, easy to find parking lots (after 8:00 pm).

Thank Harald M
PepitosM, Manager at Pepitos, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hola Harald M, Muchas gracias for taking the time to write your review. We're happy we topped off an exhausting day with our tasty fajitas :)

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A few years since we have been here last as we normally go for a curry , this time we had prawn fajitas and the meat combo , both were delicious. So nice to have fresh quality food and lovely staff too, even provided some...More

Thank Alison G
PepitosM, Manager at Pepitos, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hola Alison G, Muchas gracias for your review. We're glad that on your return visit to us since a few years ago that we did not let you down, and we hope you won't leave it as long until you choose to dine with us...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Girlfriend is visiting friends so decided to pop along here whilst staying in a nearby hotel. Already new what I fancied, I love fajitas.. Hand on heart these were the best fajitas I've ever had. The "ratio" of "wrap" to meal was out, 5 succulent...More

Thank Christopher L
PepitosM, Manager at Pepitos, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hola Christopher L, Muchas gracias for taking the time to write your review. We don't mean to brag, but we also think our chicken fajitas are one of the best around ;) However, it is better hearing it from a customer and we are happy...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Second visit to this restaurant and again no complaints! Happily fit us in on a Saturday evening and gave us a choice of tables. Efficient and friendly service! Strawberry margarita is highly recommended! Food amazing! Recommend as one of my favourite restaurants in Derby!

Thank Michelleee91
PepitosM, Manager at Pepitos, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hola Michelleee91, Muchas gracias for your review. After two visits, we are thrilled to find out that we rank as one of your favourite restaurants in Derby and we hope to continue pleasing you on each of your future visits!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wife and I called in around opening time at 5:30 ish and we were impressed with this place. The Mexican decoration was lovely and the service very good and attentive. I had the best Mexican starter that I've ever had followed by a Rioja steak....More

Thank Howard B
PepitosM, Manager at Pepitos, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hola Howard B, Muchas gracias for your review. We are thrilled to hear you had an excellent meal and we look forward to having you dine with us again!

Reviewed 5 July 2017

We have been going regularly to Pepito's in Derby for several years, travelling from Burton Upon Trent. This is the best Mexican restaurant we've been able to find in the midlands. I have been to many, and in many countries, and this is still one...More

Thank cmsdloma
PepitosM, Manager at Pepitos, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hola cmsdloma, Muchas gracias for taking the time to write your review. As you quite rightly said, we are soon to undergo a rebrand and we are adding a couple of new exciting dishes to the A La Carte menu, drinks and dessert menu, so...More

Reviewed 27 June 2017

stumbled across pepito's and glad i did. very friendly staff, nice food and relaxed atmosphere. a nice choice of dishes; somthing for everyone.

Thank chiclid
PepitosM, Manager at Pepitos, responded to this reviewResponded 28 June 2017

Hola chiclid, Muchas gracias for your review. It is always a pleasure to have satisfied customers on their first visit to Pepitos and we hope to welcome you again!

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Jollyfagman
15 June 2016|
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Response from PepitosM | Property representative |
Hola Jollyfagman, Yes all of our meats are halal except the steak.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$22 - US$26
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Reservations, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
17:30 - 22:00
Monday
17:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
17:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
13:00 - 22:00
Thursday
13:00 - 22:00
Friday
13:00 - 22:15
Saturday
17:30 - 22:15
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 127 London Road, Derby DE1 2QN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Derbyshire  >  Derby
  • Phone Number: +44 1332 360663
  • E-mail
Description
We have been serving fresh, high quality and authentic Mexican food in the local community and beyond since January 1997. As well as serving known Mexican favourites such as Fajitas, Burritos, Tacos, Nachos, we have created our own unique Pepitos Special dishes with a variety of steak and chicken dishes. How ever you like your food, whether it's hot or mild, we cater for everyone from grandma to the kids and we have a great vegetarian selection too. So come down and bring the family or bring a whole group. Whatever the size or occasion, we cater for all. See you soon!
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