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Pepe's North Of The Border - CLOSED

1204 Agvik Street, Barrow, AK 99723
+1 907-852-8200
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Overview
  • Excellent20%
  • Very good50%
  • Average27%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
20 Nov 2014
“Great comfort food”
2 Aug 2014
“If you want Mexican in Barrow, this is the place!”
Restaurant Hours Closed
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Mexican, American, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
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1204 Agvik Street, Barrow, AK 99723
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1 - 10 of 64 reviews

Reviewed 20 November 2014

Pretty good Mexican food, considering the logistics of bringing in food via Alaska Airlines. Try it out!

1  Thank Hogandoc1
Reviewed 3 August 2014

Okay not the best Mexican place to eat for sure, but for Barrow the best Mexican place to eat. The owners son is funny as heck, which would likely be your server. Not bad, not the best, if you want Mexican stop buy,

1  Thank Wanderer0213
Reviewed 3 May 2014

We went to Barrow for a little more than a day in Aug 2013. I just literally found out today that Pepe's was burnt down to to ground literally after two days of us leaving Barrow. And I found out that it was Mike Shultz's...More

2  Thank ProverbialYeti
Reviewed 25 January 2014

You really don't think a Mexican restaurant should be this far north but Pepe's is great. Everything this far north is more expensive, appropriately so. Enjoy.

1  Thank Gene H
Reviewed 7 January 2014

Pepe's had great memorabilia but marginal food. Like many other restaurants in Barrow, they served many different kinds of food; Mexican, steaks, burgers, Italian, etc. Kind of expensive but no more so than most of the other places here in Barrow. Not there anymore -...More

2  Thank AKteacher
Reviewed 8 October 2013

Interesting, family style Mexican restaurant. Obviously popular with the locals - which is always encouraging. Very friendly staff and patrons. Food was fine - Mexican food is not that common in Australia. We visited in August 2012 - but the only option we had below...More

Thank Why-5-9
Reviewed 28 September 2013

When you have that 'need' for Mexican munchies there are dozens of places in the lower 48 and even in 'lower' Alaska however in Barrow there is one and only one Mexican place and that is Fran's PEPE'S North of the Border! First, depending on...More

2  Thank Dan S
Reviewed 27 September 2013

We ate here twice during our four-day stay in Barrow. I wasn't too impressed either time. The tortilla chips were very hard and the enchilada tasted like they used expired cheese. Nonetheless, it was a very unique place and for that I am sad to...More

Thank JoClayB
Reviewed 18 September 2013

We visited in June, while we waited for our room this was the first place we visited. Decorated MX theme fun and colorful. Food is pricey but everything is in Barrow. Our waiter was so much fun. He showed us pics of Fran and told...More

1  Thank kellyfh
Reviewed 17 September 2013

Barrow, Alaska is truly an experience and it wouldn't have been complete without a trip to Pepe's. We had dinner there the evening of August 30th and, unfortunately, the place burned to the ground Saturday morning. (They are promising to rebuild) Hope is wasn't something...More

Thank Rick T
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1204 Agvik Street, Barrow, AK 99723
  • Location: United States  >  Alaska (AK)  >  Barrow
  • Phone Number: +1 907-852-8200
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