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Chili Pepper

100 Texas 118, Terlingua, TX 79852
+1 432-371-2233
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good39%
  • Average21%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“tamales” (16 reviews)
“burrito” (14 reviews)
“shredded beef” (4 reviews)
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8:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
Mexican, Southwestern
100 Texas 118, Terlingua, TX 79852
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Reviewed 5 November 2017

If you're looking for great, authentic Mexican food this is the place. They can sometimes get quite busy but the wait is worth it!

Thank BGage
Reviewed 29 October 2017

We were hungry when we arrived, having gone first to another place with a 45 minute wait. Well, that's about how long we waited. Food was good but that seemed excessive.

Thank Foodandfrolic
Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

Good food and service from a nice waitress. Locals and visitors come here often so must be good. No A/C that we could feel so wouldn’t recommend in summer.

Thank Charles S
Reviewed 23 October 2017

We decided to stop by this restaurant at the end of our long day of travel to check it out. We found the atmosphere to be pleasant, fans were running to cool one off on a hot day, the waitress was very friendly, and the...More

Thank robertrconley
Reviewed 22 October 2017

The food here is good; the problem is the time in preparation. We arrived when three other tables were occupied but waited over 45 minutes after ordering for the food to arrive. If you're in a hurry, best to pass by.

Thank madqdog
Reviewed 10 October 2017

great food ! nice place cool location next to Bee Mountain give Chili Pepper a try,100 Texas 118, Terlingua, TX 79852 Eddie DeLuca

2  Thank TheHitManMine
Reviewed 8 October 2017

Came in for something different and authentic. Food was excellent and staff very nice. Doesn't look like much from outside but a very good place to try.

Thank lynnhH9929OF
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Great food. Burgers, enchiladas, tacos. You name it. Never had anything bad. Selections ate large. Good selection of Mexican sodas. Eat inside on a hot day or on the patio when cool.Locals eat here,

Thank Vivian H
Reviewed 5 October 2017

Just what we were looking for on our last morning before a final tour of the Big Bend National Park. Small, friendly and tasty food

Thank cev1940
Reviewed 12 September 2017

Ate here with my wife, daughter and daughter's husband (our son-in-law). Our son-in-law worked in Big Bend a bit in the past and recommended it. Good call. If Chili Pepper were in San Antonio, breakfast would have been just as tasy but I'd only give...More

Thank William-Porter
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 Texas 118, Terlingua, TX 79852
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Terlingua
  • Phone Number: +1 432-371-2233
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