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Pancho's Restaurant

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Mexican, Bar, Pub
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3615 Highland Ave, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266-3298 (Rosecrans Avenue)
+1 310-545-6670
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Today
11:00 - 02:00
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Hours:
Sun 10:00 - 01:00
Mon 11:00 - 23:00
Tue 11:00 - 00:30
Wed - Thu 11:00 - 01:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 02:00
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

Terrific Mexican food restaurant. We go often and is always delicious and consistent. Coupons are distributed in the area and it's very cost effective. Love it!

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Thank Nelia M
Germantown, Maryland
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92 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016

Delightful setting as if you are sitting outside, yet inside. Plants and sunlight abound. The table service is amazing, I just wish the food matched the ambiance and service. Guacamole lacked flavor. The dishes, although plentiful, taste like every other Mexican Restaurant in SoCal. Now with all this said, I will return and try some of their specials and then... More 

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Sacramento, California
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8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

We were visiting from Sacramento, CA and noticed Pancho"s near the housenwhere we were staying. It was a Friday and we called around 6 for reservations and nothing availble unti 8:30 so for sure make reservations early. We got in 15 mi. Early and had to wait another 15 after the 8:30 resi. It was a hot day and hot... More 

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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2016

We had eaten at Pancho's years ago on another visit to Manhattan Beach and the food, service and atmosphere was still great.

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Thank John A
Manhattan Beach, California
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28 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

Order the bacon wrapped shrimp. Best thing on the menu. If you want authentic mexican food , go up the street to el Terasco. Friday saturday night band rocks.

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1 Thank John D
Fresno, California
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 June 2016

We went here with a party of 14 to celebrate a birthday and it was great! Very good food! Chips and salsa were awesome! Our family who lives nearby love this place and they are vegetarians. The restaurant seating is two story and has white lights and greenery everywhere. Very nice wait staff.

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15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 June 2016 via mobile

Came here dinner, was pleasantly surprissed by how nice it was inside. They rocked the decoration, loved it. Interior patio makes you feel you are in Mexico. Server was ok, not too friendly, seemed they were super busy but not that many people. Food was great, true Mexican Flavors, take it from somebody that has eaten a lot of Mex... More 

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1 Thank J M
Manhattan Beach, California
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63 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2016

We'Ve been going to Panchos for well over forty years. The margaritas are about the best we have had!! The food is very traditonnally Mexican? Nothing fancy/unusual but goodi! The service is ALWAYS excellent! Decor is fun as well!

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Potomac, Maryland
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32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 May 2016

Wow, this place is amazing. Very interesting decor in the restaurant. The food and service were terrific. Queso was so interesting and delicious, then the Wahoo Tacos were sublime. The Margaritas are worth going for on their own, ask for the big glass if you are going to have more than one, or share it with your date! The service... More 

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Thank Greg K
Manhattan Beach, California
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206 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 April 2016

Why go to Pancho's? Here are some reasons ... - You want a margarita or cocktail with your Mexican food. - You want to sit down at a table and have a real waiter bring your food. - You don't want to sit at the counter at El Tarasco (around the corner). - You couldn't get into Sharkeez, or don't... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 14 - US$ 26
Cuisine
Mexican, Bar, Pub
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 01:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 00:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 01:00
Thursday
11:00 - 01:00
Friday
11:00 - 02:00
Saturday
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3615 Highland Ave, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266-3298
    (Rosecrans Avenue)
  • Public Transportation: Bus stop on Rosecrans. Hotel trolley stop in front of restaurant.
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Manhattan Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 310-545-6670
Description
Authentic Mexican cuisine, award-winning margaritas, world-class service and nightly entertainment.

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