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Pepino's Mexican Restaurant

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570 Stillwater Avenue, Bangor, ME 04401
+1 207-947-1233
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11:00 - 21:00
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37 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 April 2017

I've eaten at Pepinos many time. This was my first exposure to Mexican/TexMex style food. I never have had a bad meal at Pepinos. The food is somewhat Americanized, but that is what many people around here like.

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Thank Scotty7777
Belgrade Lakes, Maine
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79 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Met family for lunch, there were 8 of us, we were put out back which was great, we tend to talk and laugh a lot. Service, food, atmosphere was great! We were all well taken care of, very professional and friendly. Margarita were great!!! I would recommend the raspberry Margarita, in jumbo size.... we all had different food, and shared... More 

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Thank Susan H
Augusta, Maine
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59 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 August 2016

Since moving to the Park Street location, everything has changed. The service was terrible. The food was not the same. No more ambiance. Its loud and confusing...crowded. There was no way to identify who worked there vs. who was a patron. Ive been going there for years. I crave it. I dont plan on ever returning again. We left early... More 

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Thank Cheri N
Brewer, Maine
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31 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2016

My husband and I decided to try out the new location on Park St in down town Bangor this past weekend and I have to say I was so disappointed! I ordered the guacamole salad and it was a very large bed of iceberg lettuce, 2 tomato slices uncut, a slice of green pepper and a cucumber (yes, I said... More 

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Thank Tammy C
Hermon, Maine
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 4 June 2016

Go often, every meal has been excellent. Service is friendly and quick. Never have to wait for a table. Chips would be better served warm and with a little salt. Salsa varies -- sometimes it's too hot.

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Thank clusteredspires
Maine
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105 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 May 2016 via mobile

This is the only Mexican place to eat in Bangor. The food is consistently great, service is excellent, and the new location is very downtown hip. We have tried the other Mexican eateries as they opened and always return to Pepino's. I love the cheese enchiladas and jumbo lime margarita, and Husband enjoys the combination plate. Don't forget to try... More 

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Thank Amanda C
Maine
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 22 April 2016

We have been "Pepino's People" since they opened! Followed them to various locations, and even after new ownership, we were there several times a month. Always the food is excellent Tex Mex and they are the only place that makes an excellent lime margarita! The move to downtown increased their business which is great for them, but the set up... More 

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Thank 8summerluv
Portland, Maine
1 review
Reviewed 17 April 2016

For the most part Pepino's has great service - all the staff is very friendly. While the food may not be what some other Mexican restaurants offer we are fine with that as when I order a beef taco I want beef not bean mixed into it.

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Thank lakebound24
Bangor, Maine
1 review
Reviewed 17 April 2016 via mobile

Pepinos is consistently good.. Sometimes they're busy and the service suffers a bit but what restaurant doesn't have that problem..? As a server I feel their pain. Especially when you get a customer like half the people on here who will complain about absolutely anything. My favorites are the chicken chimichangas, fried ice cream, beef enchiladas and of course their... More 

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Thank Megan M
Bangor, Maine
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310 reviews
211 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 112 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2016

We went for dinner, it was at their new location. The place seems smaller. We had a variety dish, quesadilla, and chips and salsa. We shared it all. The variety dish had taco, enchilada and cheese crisp. It was only ok, my issue with it was it had very little flavor. This is Mexican food and should be very flavorful.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
Saturday
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 570 Stillwater Avenue, Bangor, ME 04401
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Bangor
  • Phone Number: +1 207-947-1233

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?