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Don Pancho's Cantina

$$ - $$$, Mexican,
1200 Armory Dr Ste D, Franklin, VA 23851-2463
+1 757-516-8622
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good40%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible13%
17 Oct 2016
“Great for dinning with family or meeting with friends!”
21 Jun 2017
“Always good”
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
Bar, Mexican, Pub
$$ - $$$
1200 Armory Dr Ste D, Franklin, VA 23851-2463
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Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

This is my go to resturant in Franklin. It's always good and always seating available. It's standard Mexican resturant fare.

Thank Lori H
Reviewed 23 October 2016

I have to say our server was very attentive, but he was not familiar with the item I ordered off the menu. One of the items came back incorrect and looked mushy. The taste was awful. We might have caught the chef on a bad...More

Thank Nikki R
Reviewed 18 October 2016

We have visited here twice with my family and enjoyed both visits. I would like to return and try some drinks. The Burrito San Diego was excellent!

Thank Terry428
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

We visit this spot whenever we have a craving for Mexican, which is often! Every dish has been great and it is always served quickly and with a smile! The salsa is a favorite and we always get some to bring home. Pollo Con Creama...More

Thank Maegan W
Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

This restaurant has good Mexican food at a decent price. The service is good and the servings are huge. I could only eat half my burrito, leftovers for the next day. The margaritas are good too.

1  Thank TravelinDeweyIV
Reviewed 17 May 2016

nice food and cheap price enjoy nice location nice service.but bathroom was very nasty smell very bed.

Thank saramayrick
Reviewed 5 May 2016 via mobile

I've been going here for years and the food is always great.They recently built a new outside deck that is really nice to sit outside and enjoy the fresh air while dining. Very popular Mexican restaurant in area

Thank raysquay
Reviewed 12 March 2016

Was down in the city of Franklin Va meeting with the Economic Development Director who suggested that we head to this establishment on Armory Drive just outside the city. Simply impressive. Inside and outside eating (we ate on the porch), fantastic service and a very...More

Thank JimCarroll3
Reviewed 3 February 2016 via mobile

I work at the hospital and we order from here often. Personally love their taco salad. One day was particularly busy, a small group didn't get to the cafeteria before it closed. Thankfully don ponchos delivered an order for us and I can't thank them...More

Thank 959dawnk
Reviewed 8 May 2015

Fast & Friendly, well worth the time. more than enough to eat and very consistent. Would recommend for friends or family.

Thank hjhhhhh
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 4 - USD 18
Bar, Mexican, Pub
Lunch, Drinks, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1200 Armory Dr Ste D, Franklin, VA 23851-2463
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Franklin
  • Phone Number: +1 757-516-8622
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Welcome To Don Pancho's Cantina Are you in search of that unique blend of flavor, spice and excitement that comes as something exclusive to the experience of dining in an authentic Mexican restaurant? Are you tired of experiencing the same old, generic Mexican themed establishments and want to eat somewhere that tastes and feels like the real thing? Then Don Pancho’s Cantina is the place for you!Don Pancho’s Cantina is the leading Mexican dining establishment in all of Franklin, Virginia. We go to great lengths in order to make sure that we offer our customers the best Mexican dining experience anywhere in the state, and we do so with great passion and pride. In our years of experience operating out of Franklin, Don Pancho’s has cultivated an outstanding reputation for both our superb level of customer service as well as our great food and family friendly atmosphere.At Don Pancho’s we even cater to parties and large group gatherings. Our friendly, dedicated staff as well as our array of live performance bookings all serve to ensure an unforgettable night out. After all, we at Don Pancho’s understand that Mexican dining is as much about the atmosphere as it is about the food and we endeavor to provide it to our clients in the most authentic fashion that is possible!Don Pancho’s Cantina also offers special discount prices on all of our foods for senior citizens as well as our war heroes. Furthermore, our takeout service allows you to take real Mexican food home with you and save yourself the trouble of cooking today make a reservation or come on down!
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