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Pepe's Finest Mexican Food

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821 N Placentia Ave, Fullerton, CA 92831-3209
+1 714-528-9291
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07:00 - 22:00
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Sun 08:00 - 22:00
Mon - Sat 07:00 - 22:00
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Orange, California
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12 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

Thank you to the lady taking my order, she convinced me to order 1 taco and not 2. The amount of, in this case, chicken, was enough to fill 2 whole tacos. I was full and the amount was perfect!

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Thank HappyTails2002
Yorba Linda, California
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60 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016

Pepe's has 4 or maybe 5 locations. The same family that has owned it since it was a single store still owns it today. Unlike the Mexican fast food chains whos names we all know, Pepe's is NOT fast food. You DO have to wait. Their food is far more authentic Mexican than the major sit down restaurant chains claiming... More 

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Thank david r
Palm Desert, California
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14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016

Really good Mexican food right outside the hotel, I always get beef crispy tacos,,,yum yum My office orders to go sometimes and never disappointed.

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Thank kayzzze2016
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106 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

Made fresh to order and hot! The biggest burritos around and very inexpensive. Ty their guacamole too (they come smothered on the taquitos!). Chips and pick de gallo are also very tasty :). Definitely a fast food joint, but one worth stopping at!

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Thank Melinda P
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 March 2016 via mobile

I used to work near here. Love this location! Relleno burrito wet with green sauce & tostada guacamole are my go to choices.

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Thank Prple4me
Placentia, California
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16 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2016

Probably one of the most underrated Mexican places in Placentia / Fullerton. The Cali Burrito is not on the menu, but it is a secret item (it has Carne Asada, Fries, Sour Cream, Cheese, and Guacamole). Freakin' awesome! The Breakfast Burrito as a platter with beans and rice is hands down one of the best I have ever had! Give... More 

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Thank Rich Y
Anaheim, California
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204 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2016

Bring sufficient cash since credit cards are not accepted in this hole in the wall restaurant. Parking was not difficult on this Monday during lunch. We wanted to eat in the restaurant instead of going through the drive thru. However, inside seating was full. The interior was small and had no atmosphere. Bring a jacket in case you need to... More 

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Thank Harold H
Long Beach, CA
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474 reviews
193 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 303 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2015

I ordered a combo burrito with asada, beans and cheese. It was tasty and delicious. It is a very large size however, so come hungry to this place. The salsas are a bit on the hot side for my taste, but overall the burrito was great.

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Thank Jon M
Anaheim, California
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57 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2015

This place is a small drive thru with a couple of tables inside if you prefer to eat inside. For what you get, Pepe's is pretty inexpensive. All the Mexican food is great. I'm a sucker for a bean and cheese burrito with red hot sauce. Just one. Pro tip: a small order of fries is more than enough for... More 

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Thank MrWinky
Rancho Mirage, California
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2015

Just went through the drive through as my daughter had to go to McDonald's next door. Plates were all $7.95. Food was very good. Would go again when in the area.

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Thank DannyHmltn

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    2 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20
Cuisine
Mexican, Fast food
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 22:00
Monday
07:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 22:00
Thursday
07:00 - 22:00
Friday
07:00 - 22:00
Saturday
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 821 N Placentia Ave, Fullerton, CA 92831-3209
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Fullerton
  • Phone Number: +1 714-528-9291

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