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127 London Road, Derby DE1 2QN, England
+44 1332 360663
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good30%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“nachos” (29 reviews)
“chimichanga” (15 reviews)
“refried beans” (6 reviews)
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Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
127 London Road, Derby DE1 2QN, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Both had a starter and main course. I had chicken wings that were hot and had a great taste followed by chill con carne. Chilli was not as hot as I thought it should but tasted great. My wife had potato skins and fajitas that...More

Thank David P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Me and my partner have been coming back to Pepito's regularly for the past 2-3 years! My partner loves Mexican food, this place never disappoints us! We have been back numerous times. - The Service is personal and excellent - The food is the best...More

Thank Joe F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent visit- really delicious food and a menu with lots of choice. Great staff too, really friendly. Good value for money. Couldn't fault it.

Thank KABLancs_
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We don’t get out much as we used to as we run our own pub/restaurant so we decided to stay close and went for my partners birthday. Having visited Mexico a while ago and enjoyed the food there, we were told Pepitos was as good...More

Thank hadyn p
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I have been visiting Pepitos for the past 19years. The food is always excellent. Personal favourites include the quesadilla starter and cancun chicken main. The staff are always friendly and helpful. I would definitely recommend this mexican restaurant

Thank sarah d
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After a difficult day at work we decided to relax as long as we could. During our way to the city center we saw pepitos. Looked very nice and at first glance so we entered in. Very friendly reception nice clean space. Decor could be...More

Thank Vasilis P
Reviewed 3 May 2018 via mobile

Visiting Derby for a work conference and decided after walking past on my first night staying to eat here on my second. Wonderful atmosphere, decoration and food. Well priced and excellent service. Would definitely recommend and eat here again if staying in the area.

Thank Lizzie2908
peter j, Manager at Pepitos, responded to this reviewResponded 9 May 2018

Hola Lizzie2908, Muchas gracias for your review. We're glad you popped in and paid us a visit whilst staying here and that you enjoyed your evening with us. We hope to see you again when you're next in Derby.

Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

Visited twice in 2 days staying locally at the Stuart hotel. A really comfortable friendly restaurant with great food well served by pleasant staff. Wholly recommend and really a good place to be if like me you are alone on a business trip

Thank Brusk57
peter j, Manager at Pepitos, responded to this reviewResponded 9 May 2018

Hola Brusk57, Muchas gracias for taking the time to write your review. We're happy that we made your stay in Derby and enjoyable one, and we hope you dine with us again when you next visit Derby.

Reviewed 17 April 2018

Rustic Mexican food that is absolutely delicious with generous portions. The margaritas are great, too! We went for a birthday with my 3 yo and it was a friendly place for children.

Thank Kangaruthie
peter j, Manager at Pepitos, responded to this reviewResponded 9 May 2018

Hola Kangaruthie, Muchas gracias for your wonderful review. We are happy that you and your family had an enjoyable evening with us and we hope to look forward to seeing you again!

Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

We wanted to try this place as a friend recommended it to us,we were not disappointed. The food was fabulous. My husband had had the filled potato skins to start and I had the garlic mushrooms, mains my hubby had chimichanga which he said was...More

Thank 521traceyn
peter j, Manager at Pepitos, responded to this reviewResponded 9 May 2018

Hola 521traceyn, Muchas gracias for taking the time to write your kind review. We're thrilled to hear you had a great evening at Pepitos and we hope to see you and your husband again soon!

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Questions & Answers
30 October 2017|
Response from PepitosM | Property representative |
Hello kb2915, Yes we do provide gluten free meals. If you speak to a member of our staff, they’ll be able to help you select a meal suited for you.
16 June 2016|
Response from PepitosM | Property representative |
Hola Jollyfagman, Yes all of our meats are halal except the steak.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$22 - US$26
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Reservations, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:15 PM
5:30 PM - 10:15 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 127 London Road, Derby DE1 2QN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Derbyshire  >  Derby
  • Phone Number: +44 1332 360663
  • E-mail
We have been serving fresh, high quality and authentic Mexican food in the local community and beyond since January 1997. As well as serving known Mexican favourites such as Fajitas, Burritos, Tacos, Nachos, we have created our own unique Pepitos Special dishes with a variety of steak and chicken dishes. How ever you like your food, whether it's hot or mild, we cater for everyone from grandma to the kids and we have a great vegetarian selection too. So come down and bring the family or bring a whole group. Whatever the size or occasion, we cater for all. See you soon!
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