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Pepe & Chela's Mexican Restauraunt

) #155 of 293 Restaurants in Topeka ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Mexican
1001 SW Tyler, Topeka, KS 66612
+1 785-357-8332
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  • Excellent12%
  • Very good38%
  • Average24%
  • Poor18%
  • Terrible8%
27 Jan 2017
“Nice place close to the Capitol.”
18 Oct 2016
“For the mild Mexican food fan”
Opens in 25 min
All hours
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
1001 SW Tyler, Topeka, KS 66612
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Reviews (49)
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Reviewed 29 January 2017

Whenever we return to Topeka,my wife and I go to Pepe and Chela's at least once. Went with friends this week and the food, service and cleanliness of the facility was great as always. Great place for all.

Thank BillIBT
Reviewed 28 January 2017

This place has a nice variety of Mexican dishes. I am fajita fan so that's what I have. We also like their guacamole. Their Fajitas Locas are good for dinner. We also go for the burrito bowls sometimes.

Thank Robert S
Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

Nice but bad service. Salsa is bad, food was bland and poor quality. Forgot an order, had a drink special but didn't have the ingredients to make it.

Thank brian r
Reviewed 18 October 2016

If you want to keep it safe when it comes to your Mexican food then this is your place. This is not a chain restaurant but a cool mom and pop place. The food doesn't get extremely creative it is more of what Americans would...More

Thank SocialLittleMan
Reviewed 7 September 2016

This was a good sit down meal in a local Topeka restaurant. The food was good, not very spicy but still tasty.

Thank Topekagirl
Reviewed 30 June 2016

Chips and salsa standard fare but my husband's fajita had lots of meal and veggies enough for two of my size meals. My relleno could have had some zip! Beer on tap was good and this place was within walking distance from our downtown hotel....More

Thank ResourceTeacher
Reviewed 24 December 2015

It all started with the waitress dropping the salsa on the table, splattering it on the table and me. Believe it or not, that was not the worst of it. I ordered a margarita expecting to get something green with salt on the rim, instead...More

Thank Steve C
Reviewed 17 December 2015

It was pretty quick for sit down but not a great deal of flavor if you are into very ethnic taste it will leave you dissappointed.

Thank lwerne_944221
Reviewed 24 November 2015

In the area for work and the first time the service, margarita and food was excellent but they were empty and the manager was my service guy. Next two visits they put me in a lousy location, took 20 min. to get the food ordered,...More

Thank itxena
Reviewed 19 November 2015

This place is near the Capital where I was staying. It seems to be fairly popular and the service was by people who seemed to care. My Margarita was delicious and the Mole was better than average. It wasn't a masterpiece, but it was better...More

Thank keith e
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.47 km away
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1.24 km away
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.39 km away
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1001 SW Tyler, Topeka, KS 66612
  • Location: United States  >  Kansas (KS)  >  Topeka
  • Phone Number: +1 785-357-8332
  • E-mail
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