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Carlos and Pepe's

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Centre-Ville (Downtown)
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1420, rue Peel, Montreal, Quebec H3A 1S8, Canada (between Ste Catherine and Maisonneuve)
+1 514-288-3090
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Today
11:30 - 23:00
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Hours:
Mon - Wed 11:30 - 22:00
Thu - Sun 11:30 - 23:00
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Montreal, Canada
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51 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I went there on saturday before a concert. The food was ready quickly and very good. Le service était courtois et très professionnel. Belle atmosphère en plein centre-ville. Je le recommande.

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Thank Jc M
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St. Stephen, Canada
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Went here for supper with my husband, another couple and their two small children. Our waiter was very friendly and accomodating. LOts of fun music and the supper was delicious. My husband and I shared an app and the fajitas and deep fried icecream. The deep fried ice cream was good, but not as good as other places I've had... More 

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Hervey Bay, Australia
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205 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016

We decided to go out from our hotel and enjoyed our meal at this establishment very much. The service was good.

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Thank SandyFord16
Long Island
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13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

Food was average Mexican. Bar atmosphere, could be updated. Waitress was good. Would not recommend or go again.

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Thank pshsr
Montreal, Canada
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

Came on a Saturday night, seated promptly upstairs, which has such a cool vibe: bar, lounge area, good music playing. Food and drinks were delicious: had a mojito, guacamole and chicken tacos...My boyfriend had a Corona and chicken quesadillas. Everything was excellent, fresh and served to us within little to no time. Service was also great, waitress and bar staff... More 

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Laval, Canada
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

There is a beautiful cozy dining room downstairs , but the hidden Gem is upstairs at the Bar area , very lively ...service and food were great .....pinball machine, DJ booth,the barber chair is fun for those out of control parties !!!!! Several different Tequilas to choose from , refreshing dos Equis ,Sol & corona beers ,I will definitely revisit... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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184 reviews
125 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 125 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016

During our vacation in Montreal my Wife and I stopped in here for a late night bite to eat. Our first impression almost cause us to leave within the first 2 minutes. We were seated and then brought over 2 plastic glasses of water. The water was warm, no ice and had a very heavy chlorine smell to it. It... More 

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Bracebridge, Canada
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

This place did not live up to the expectation or excitement that had built up. Food was pretty good. Shrimp tacos were excellent. However the service wasn't the best. No warm smiles by the staff upon entering. The server wasn't at his best either and did not seem engaged. I think the owner was present too and walked past is... More 

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Thank shenais
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Not the first time I've been and certainly will not be the last. This time I visited with a few friends and sat in the upstairs area ( very great venue for group events ). The food was delicious, the service was spectacular, and the selection of tequila and special cocktails is unmatched. I would recommend this great Montreal restaurant... More 

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Thank Steven H
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19 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

We stop for dinner to have mexicain food the place was looking good.The restaurant was nice the food was ok for the price but the waiter wasn't there when we needed the employes were all talking together and add no service.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Takeout, Parking Available
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Cheap Eats, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 23:00
Monday
11:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 23:00
Friday
11:30 - 23:00
Saturday
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1420, rue Peel, Montreal, Quebec H3A 1S8, Canada
    (between Ste Catherine and Maisonneuve)
  • Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Montreal>  > Centre-Ville (Downtown)
  • Neighbourhood: Centre-Ville (Downtown)
  • Phone Number: +1 514-288-3090

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

Staying in Centre-Ville (Downtown)

Neighbourhood Profile
Centre-Ville (Downtown)
Montreal's towering skyline is concentrated in the Downtown area, its nexus of commerce and commercialism. A suffusion of luxury hotels, flagship stores, high-end restaurants, and corporate headquarters characterize the neighborhood, which by nightfall transforms from a business district into a youth-culture hotspot, with hip bars, clubs, and restaurants heavily peopled by students and young professionals. The once-seat of millionaire's 'Golden Square Mile', an incongruity of stately mansions and dapper brownstones sit between glass skyscrapers, creating a visually lush urban landscape. Beneath the sidewalks lay the Underground City, the world's largest below-ground mall, a labyrinth of over 1,500 shops and eateries that echo the profusion of cafes, gallerias, cinemas, and fashion outlets above. From the scholarly array at McGill University to the carousing crowds of Rue Crescent, visit Downtown to shop by day for what you'll wear there by night.
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