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Don Pepe Mexican Restaurant

20744 W Pennsylvania Ave, Dunnellon, FL 34431-6716
+1 352-465-8445
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good30%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible7%
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“cheese dip” (2 reviews)
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Mexican, Spanish
$$ - $$$
20744 W Pennsylvania Ave, Dunnellon, FL 34431-6716
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Reviewed 9 February 2018 via mobile

So... All of a sudden this place is "out of water." They'll sell you sweet tea, soda and coffee. You can go to the bathroom and flush the toilet and wash your hands. But ask a sever for water with your meal and your screwed....More

Thank Jim C
Reviewed 4 February 2018

This is a small family run restaurant in what used to be a house. Although they were busy the service was good and the food also.

Thank Tom B
Reviewed 13 January 2018

The chips were good - the lunch not so good. I generally take leftovers home, but opted to leave what was left for the trash. The bill did not match what we ordered, they hold the check at the register so you have to go...More

Thank Pat F
Reviewed 22 December 2017

This is a very small place so get there early to get a seat or you'll be waiting for a long time. The chips are fresh as is the salsa, although I really wanted salsa verde, but they don't serve it at all (go figure)....More

Thank Penny M
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

I’m from the Southwest I thought the food was terrible. Went once and have never been back. I have heard that the original owner returned but no for me

Thank Ruth R
Reviewed 9 October 2017

Don Pepe's food is like all famly-style cooking--it has it's own flavors and textures to love or not. I love the tortilla chips and fresh salsa. Their meals fluctuate in flavor based on who is cooking at the time. Service tends to be good and...More

1  Thank 5kidsgma
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

We all loved our food. The red sauce on the shrimp for my tacos was excellent. Good portions. The sweet tea is just right!

Thank teresamalmberg
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

Amazing authentic Mexican food. Be careful when you call on the telephone. Read-back everything if you don't have someone that speaks Spanish placing your order. Rest assured that if you don't get what you ordered it'll still be great Mexican food. We live nearby and...More

1  Thank Bj K
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

Good mexican food. Nice old home atmosphere. Interesting "wine" margarita. Very much worth the visit.

Thank Steven W
Reviewed 16 September 2017

It's easy to say this is the best Mexican in town, because it is the only Mexican in town! I have traveled in Mexico on business in the past and this is the Best Mexican I have experienced outside of Mexico. Service was quick and...More

2  Thank Jim E
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Questions & Answers
Lauren K
11 February 2017|
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Response from Beast308 | Reviewed this property |
11am-2pm and 5pm-9pm. Closed Sunday.
17 May 2015|
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Response from Kansas-Mom3 |
Here are their hours....enjoy!!! Mon - Thu: 11:00 am - 2:00 pm 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm Fri - Sat: 11:00 am - 2:00 pm 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
6:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
6:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
6:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
6:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
6:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
6:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
6:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20744 W Pennsylvania Ave, Dunnellon, FL 34431-6716
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Dunnellon
  • Phone Number: +1 352-465-8445
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