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Loco Pez

$$ - $$$
Mexican, Bar, Southwestern, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
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2401 E Norris St, Philadelphia, PA 19125-2922
+1 267-886-8061
17:00 - 02:00
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Mon - Fri 17:00 - 02:00
Sat - Sun 11:00 - 02:00
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72 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

Not blown away but a decent Mexican restaurant. $4 margaritas on happy hour. Tacos 2-3$. The salsa was a bit flavorless and watery.

Thank stalvik
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197 reviews
116 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016

Great drinks - get a manhattan. You can't go wrong! Flavorful shrimp tacos. Tasty beef. Spicy quacamole with just a hint of cilantro. Sit at the bar and watch the tattoo crowd drift in and out.

Thank Jenna P
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

Let me preface this by adding When I chose to get a house it needed to be within 3 blocks of this place. (Stay with me here) Ever seen the movie Field of Dreams? That's the one with the quote "if you build it, they will come". Well when James Earl Jones walks into the cornfield and disappears in the... More 

Thank Tom L
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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30 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

I love loco pez, great food!! It tends to be busy but it usually doesn't take long to get a seat if none are available. (Also nice there tends to be parking available as well). The chicken tacos are good and I love the tortilla soup!! some different spices in the soup but once you get past the first shock... More 

Thank samantha c
Marlton, NJ
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35 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

Awesome place. Cash only so know that up front. Went for Sunday Brunch and it rocked. All the drinks and food have some neat twists and kicks. The portions are generous and delicious. Will be back here again for sure. Everything tastes fresh and comes out just how you want it. Great place all around.

Thank skyworksvideo
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

In advance of a long evening at Festival Pier I thought it wise to have a full stomach and avoid the high prices at the venue. Loco Pez has been on my radar from some time so we entered and sat ourselves across from the bar. At first glance the place seemed small but offers ample seating in the back.... More 

Thank Scott S
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9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

super good. chill vibe. Great nachos. Get the nachos. Get the quesadillas. Get everything. Waitresses were very kind and personable. Not too loud. Good place for great convos.

Thank Stephanie R
Philadelphia, PA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 July 2016

My 20 something daughter told me about this little place in Fishtown. She said it was amazing and she is correct. She's a vegetarian and was quite happy. Meat lovers will be thrilled at the choices you have to stuff into enchiladas, nachos etc. Lots of food to be washed down by margaritas that taste homemade--no bottle mix.

Thank jeanneinnj
Elmira, New York
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220 reviews
163 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 June 2016

Ok, so the place we wanted to go on our way in to Philly was closed. What an amazing thing that was, because, thanks to Draft Mag, it pointed us in the direction of Loco Pez. The service was awesome, the beer selection great and the food was absolutely amazing. It's a hidden gem that I'm so glad we found.... More 

Thank BudGirl17
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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77 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 April 2016

I really like this place. All tacos have names that I don't rember but Guac is really fresh and Ground beef taco and Carny are great.

Thank Phenom M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$14
Mexican, Bar, Southwestern, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Cheap Eats
Open Hours
11:00 - 02:00
17:00 - 02:00
17:00 - 02:00
17:00 - 02:00
17:00 - 02:00
17:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2401 E Norris St, Philadelphia, PA 19125-2922
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia
  • Phone Number: +1 267-886-8061
We specialize in West Coast taco-truck food and fresh tequila cocktails. Our kitchen stays open until 1am for late night binges. To find out when we're doing one of our famous $1 Taco Days, follow us on Twitter, Facebook or Instagram.

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