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Pancho Villa Mexican Restaurant

2539 Nicollet Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55404-4249
+1 612-871-7014
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good33%
  • Average14%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“pork loin” (2 reviews)
“guacamole” (3 reviews)
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2539 Nicollet Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55404-4249
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Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Great Authentic Mexican Food, their fresh avocados makes the best guacamole in the twin cities. Margaritas are excellent

Thank Critiques2017
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

I've been here a handful of times and every time has been great - they let you order off the menu and the food is just all around good. I love ordering the pork skin - it is amazing.

Thank Danae_H
Reviewed 1 June 2017

Located along the heart of Minneapolis' Eat Street District, Pancho Villa is the perfect stop along your way from the MIA to Uptown. It has delicious Mexican food for fair prices and a comfortable setting. During the summer, they offer seating outside where you can...More

Thank Emily D
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

Someone had made a comment about this restaurant and I was uncertain - a lot of it seemed like a stereotype from the outside. But my husband wanted Mexican food and so I said sure. I'm so glad we went! They definitely have food to...More

Thank Danae_H
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Have some unique Mexican drinks, very tasty, with free chips start, a little bit expensive Meats smells some wired but very tasty, with sauce

1  Thank Anthony W
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

I had the beef burrito dinner, and the flavors were great, but there was hardly any ground beef in it. Bummed cause I do love this place normally. Wait staff is wonderful.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

Art visiting MIA we stopped on Nicollet, in walking distance from the art institute. The service was prompt. And it took her order and came back several times to make sure everything is going OK. The enchiladas were good. Food was fresh and served quickly.

Thank BB343434
Reviewed 16 November 2015

We had a group of 11 adults and kids that came here for lunch before going to the Children's Theater on a Sunday afternoon. The two waitresses, both named Abbi, were very attentive and patient with our large group. We ordered many various Mexican foods....More

Thank Curt H
Reviewed 2 August 2015

Celebrated a Birthday. great selection of all of the Mexican Classics. Friendly service and wide variety of cocktails

Thank Paul L
Reviewed 25 July 2015

One of my all time favorite staples in uptown is Pancho Villa. I have held my birthday dinner here for years. The spinning wheel, Mexican karaoke, drink specials and the staff. They are so popular that over the years they have expanded. When you walk...More

Thank Marc_C55412
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$30
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Delivery, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2539 Nicollet Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55404-4249 (Formerly Pancho Villa)
    (26th Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Minneapolis
  • Phone Number: +1 612-871-7014
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Pancho Villa Mexican Restaurant has a vast menu of authentic Mexican cuisine. From tacos, enchiladas to soups and tamales. Our restaurant is open from 11:00 am until 2:00 am, 365 days out of the year. Pancho Villa's is the perfect place to go for sporting events, parties, or a fun night out. Home of the "Best Margarita" and 2x1 Margarita, draft beer and all wines ALL DAY Monday thru Friday. We are located in the South of Minneapolis at 2539 Nicollet Ave S. Mpls
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