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Don Pablo's

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Mexican, American, Southwestern
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2692 Madison Rd, Ste I, Cincinnati, OH 45208-1321
+1 513-631-1356
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Alexandria, Kentucky
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

looking for a convenient location to eat dinner. It has been a long time since we had eaten at a Don Pablo's and sounded good. Wife ordered pick two and I ordered pick three. Received very small portions for the cost of the meals. Better value at Taco Bell. The tacos at Taco Bell are actually larger. Will not be... More 

Thank dg67624
Troy, Ohio
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37 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Come here a few times a year and always have an okay experience. Had to wait a bit to order, get refills, and have someone take our money, so there much longer than expected. At least we had plenty of chips. I got the fish tacos and thought it was good. When my son ordered bean enchiladas, the waiter asked... More 

Thank RunningEsme
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great food, great service too bad 2 hours from my house. I wish I could add another 100 words but cannot.

Thank Jeff F
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206 reviews
143 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I saw a number of "iffy" reviews lately, but my friend and I decided to meet here anyway. We figured it would probably not be too crowded & we could linger & talk. We were promptly seated and presented with a basket of chips & salsa. Both were very good -- chips not too greasy and the salsa had a... More 

Thank linnalu
Cincinnati, Ohio
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2017

We go there about once per year - usually because after a year's timeframe we forget how poor the experience is at Don Pablo's. Their food is below average: 1) chips can be too salty, too oily, too thin, too thick 2) their meats (we had fajitas) were very tough - we cut the meat into small pieces so our... More 

Thank Bharat K
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

Well all I can say is , It was pretty average. This the first time for both my wife and I. We were seated quickly and the chips and salsa were pretty good. Our meals came out in pretty quick time for a Saturday. Our meals though had a lot to be desired . My meal was very bland in... More 

Thank Chris R
Richmond, Indiana
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59 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

We stopped at Don Pablo's while shopping at Rookwood Commons. The service was good, and the food arrived quickly. I liked the Chimichurri tacos and my husband liked the fajita lunch special. The choices are a little better than similar restaurants with daily specials. The downside is the dust and dirt on light fixtures and walls at the booths. If... More 

Thank JLM47374
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49 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

What a beautiful historical building, wasted on this restaurant. Dirty bathroom, poor lighting and so so service not worth the drive. I make my own Mexican dishes and these were lacking quality preparation...messy presentation like it was thrown together. Overall, ok food and service, but would not come back and cannot recommend to others. Many good restaurants in the area,... More 

Greater Cincinnati
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

Went for lunch (I also had a coupon which made it awesome). The Fajitas were great. Service was good.

Thank byfaithlinda
Cincinnati, Ohio
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77 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

The meal was very good and the service was excellent. We just went today with family/friends. Have been there a few times and have always enjoyed it. The only comment I would make has to do with the web site. It does not do much good to have a 'menu' online without prices. We wound up getting a pretty good... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 20
Mexican, American, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2692 Madison Rd, Ste I, Cincinnati, OH 45208-1321
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Cincinnati
  • Phone Number: +1 513-631-1356

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?