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Taqueria Don Pedro

1002 W Fayette Ave, Effingham, IL 62401-1940
+1 217-347-2216
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“tacos” (14 reviews)
“guacamole” (12 reviews)
“burrito” (6 reviews)
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1002 W Fayette Ave, Effingham, IL 62401-1940
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Reviewed 30 November 2017 via mobile

This was our second visit while passing through. The tacos are wonderful. The al pastor was not at all sweet.

Thank David M
Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

Passing through Effingham on our way home and didn’t want any of the fast food places on the highway so we drove the few blocks into town to Taqueria Don Pedro. I’m so glad we did the food was amazing. All home made right there,...More

Thank Jeannieamos
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

Found this restaurant on a travelers app. It was close to our motel while at Corvette Funfest. Sweet little waitress and the owner were very helpful helping me select gluten free items. Cuisine was average but hospitality was outstanding. Will most likely be back next...More

Thank Gloria Jean B
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Great Place! Very clean. Authentic food. Friendly staff! Good atmosphere! If local Mexicans prefer this place, you know it's gotta be good!

1  Thank glp012849
Reviewed 21 July 2017

While traveling I hate chain restaurants so I use Trip Advisor and try to pick something good and local. This fit the bill. This is a standard local Mexican restaurant. Among our group we ordered fajitas (above average), burrito (bland, but good after queso and...More

Thank David R
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

Great food. Good service. Fun, clean atmosphere. We did the create your own nachos and fajitas. Both were super yummy. Would recommend this place to friends. Don Pedro's even delivers!!!

Thank mfrybeasley
Reviewed 19 March 2017

We love this place! The Chimichanga, Chicken Quesadilla, and Verde Burrito are our family favorites! The chips are fresh and the salsa is medium heat. Fast and friendly service. They have great kids meals and lunch specials. We just wish that they were open on...More

Thank Julie V
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

Picked this from other TripAdvisor reviews. No muss. No fuss atmosphere. Ordered a pork burrito at the recommendation of our service. The flavor was out of this world, but it was a little dry with no sauce. My son had cheese nachos and they made...More

Thank Linney64
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

Did a take out. Very good. Lots of food Plenty. Sauce has a nice taste. Delivery $2 for local. Close to hotels and they will spice to taste

Thank Newburgh_NYJohn
Reviewed 13 February 2017

This is the BEST Mexican restaurant in the area. It serves food similar to what is served in Mexico. The tacos are authentic and not the typical "taco bell" stuff. They don't have lots of cheese and other Americanized versions of Mexican food. Sometimes they...More

Thank travel4sushi
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1002 W Fayette Ave, Effingham, IL 62401-1940
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Effingham
  • Phone Number: +1 217-347-2216
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