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Juan Pedros Cantina

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921 Alter St, Hazleton, PA 18201-1871
+1 570-454-3004
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17:00 - 22:00
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Tue - Sat 17:00 - 22:00
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Hazleton, Pennsylvania
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118 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 May 2016

Juan Pedro's has been closed for over a year & I'm happy to see it's reopened. The prices have gone up but the quality & portions are the same as before. My favorite is the carne asado burrito which was huge & stuffed with steak. The salad with house dressing didn't disappoint either. The menu has changed from before as... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2015 via mobile

Absolutely disgusting. I ordered the Mexicalli Chicken which was supposed to be chicken in a Mexican red sauce, cheese, scallions and jalapeño peppers. This slop came out swimming in what was like tomato sauce, with huge strips of sweet peppers, giant strips of onions and mushrooms??? Is this Mexican or Italian? At $16.00 you expect a good meal...this was sheer... More 

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hazleton, pa
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83 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2015

I took a friend to Juan Pedros Cantina for a relaxing Mexican dinner. I had not been there for several years. It was midweek and not too busy. I always used to order the chicken burrito. When I saw it still on the menu, I ordered it again. It was the same as it was years ago. Very good. The... More 

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Harrisburg, Pennsyvania
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2014 via mobile

Food was below average. My friend had to send back her meal because it was burnt. Service very slow. Wasn 't the waitress' fault. Only pne waitress for the entire dining room. She ran around while the owners sat at the bar! Very poor. Will never go back. Was better before new owners

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Pennsylvania
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104 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2014

My wife and I had been regulars to this restaurant but after a recent visit we were extremely disappointed. There was a change of ownership and a slight change to the menu but it was mediocre at best. The biggest surprise was the rise in drink prices. We won't be going back for awhile. It was a comfortable place but... More 

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Pennsylvania
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152 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2012

If you don't have 2 hours (no matter if they're empty or packed), Juan Pedros is not for you.

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Sugarloaf, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 January 2012

This Mexican restaurant is one of the best in our area. Food is always prepared at time of ordering and served hot and delicious

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Pennsylvania
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104 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2011

A place where the locals go. Good food at a reasonable price. We go to this restaurant on a regular basis

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican
Restaurant features
Waitstaff
Open Hours
Tuesday
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 921 Alter St, Hazleton, PA 18201-1871
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Pocono Mountains Region  >  Luzerne County  >  Hazleton
  • Phone Number: +1 570-454-3004
Description
mex tex cuisine direct from San Diego and made from scratch. @0th and Alter st hazleton pa 18201 570-454-3004

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?