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“Excellent meal!”
Review of Pancho Villa's

Pancho Villa's
Ranked #588 of 2,754 Restaurants in Edinburgh
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: USD 20 - USD 29
Cuisines: Mexican
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Restaurant details
Good for: Child-friendly
Dining options: Breakfast, After-hours, Dinner, Reservations
Neighbourhood: Old Town
Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

Friendly staff,good atmosphere, quick service, excellent meal.. only gripe didn't have their usual draught lager. Definitely will return.

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Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Decent Mexican food. I ordered a Burrito which was ok. Service was quick. Staff was helpful. They serve a lot of dishes with rice on the side. Card payment is accepted. On pricing, it is not the cheapest one in the area. Personally given the taste and over all ambience, I feel they charged a bit more then they should have had. But all in all you won’t come out disappointed. One star knocked off as it is good but not an out of the world experience.

Thank anvayonline
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Reviewed 23 March 2018 via mobile

Had a starter of mixed nachos followed by a vegetable fajita
Really nice and tasty but the portions are big so you need a hearty appetite
Enjoyed the meal

Thank Glenn R
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Reviewed 21 March 2018 via mobile

Because of the recent reviews, we passed this restaurant several times, until the Inn on the Mile Pub refused our reservation because we had children with us (age 10 and 12 - nothing posted on reservation or website to indicate any issue with children) Pancho Villas invited us in and were so friendly and helpful. Every dish we had (nachos, quesadillas, and tacos) were delicious and reasonably priced. I do not understand the bad reviews for this restaurant. As a southern American familiar with Mexican food, everything was delicious and generous portions. Don’t let the bad reviews deter you from coming here. We were happy with our entire experience.

Thank Tara E
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Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

When we first entered we were standing for over 5mins before any staff arrived to greet us. No apology, greeting or even smile from the man server who the full dinner very clearly didn't want to be there.

The food was very lovely and speedy service. The young girl server was very friendly too asking us how our meal was with each course.

Definitely room for improvement however with the amount of meat in their meals as the tacos and enchiladas felt very empty.
Also there isn't any atmosphere in the place caused by a lack of personality mainly from the staff who stood eating biscuits on their phones at the bar the full time.

I would still return however as the food was enjoyable.

Thank JenFleming13
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