Red Pepper Taqueria

4.8
72 reviews
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$30 and under
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Mexican
Addicted to Tacos! We’re excited to bring a fun new spot to
the neighborhood where you can kick
back, relax and have a great time!
Can you imagine living in a world without
tacos? We can’t either.

From organic ingredients to fresh seafood,
these bold flavors are folded into amazing
dishes. In fact, you'll find many items on our menu were sourced right here in Georgia. We love this food and think you
will too!

Taquería might be our name, but tequila is
our game. We’re shaking things up with
hand-crafted margaritas and over 100 tequilas.
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Atlanta
11 reviews
Dined on April 7, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

The service was awesome and so was the food. Great brunch without the hassle of downtown. I highly recommend it.

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JH
1 review
Dined on April 6, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Bottomless Mimosas $15, they were good. The waitress kept coming by to make sure our glasses were full. I'm vegan and the veggie tacos were pretty good.

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OT
Atlanta
7 reviews
Dined on March 23, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

Fantastic tacos and my husband love his beef quesadilla.

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L
1 review
Dined on March 15, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Came for my cousin's birthday and it was amazing! Pleasant to the palate!

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OT
1 review
Dined on February 17, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Good time all around

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OT
1 review
Dined on October 16, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Perfect place for a work lunch with coworkers. I usually get the kale salad but I opted for the fiesta grilled salad as suggested by our server Maria. Very happy with my choice and glad my colleagues enjoyed as well!

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AA
Dallas
35 reviews
Dined on October 1, 2018
Overall 4food 5service 4ambience 3

Food was delicious.

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MA
1 review
Dined on September 30, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Loved all the tacos choices!! Had a great time with friends, definitely coming back to try their brunch!

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CP
Atlanta
2 reviews
Dined on August 24, 2018
Overall 2food 1service 3ambience 3

Unfortunately, Red Pepper underwhelms. It’s incredibly expensive for Mexican food and the ingredients are mediocre. I personally won’t spend 14 dollars for two tacos and rice and beans. Tack on 12 dollars for a margarita that isn’t pure mix and you’re at 30 bucks for 2 tacos, rice and beans and a margarita. Oh, 6 dollars more if you want chips and salsa for the table :) if that’s what you want to spend your money on when going out for Mexican then please go ahead and consider red pepper.

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JS
Atlanta
5 reviews
Dined on August 3, 2018
Overall 3food 3service 4ambience 2

Speedy service and it’s great to have an option where you can make a reservation for Mexican food but it’s loud and the floor under our table was very dirty and the food was just ok so we probably won’t come again.

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B
Atlanta
66 reviews
Dined on May 13, 2018
Overall 3food 4service 3ambience 3

Had dinner here the other night. Food was good, but service poor. The server was very pleasant but clearly overwhelmed and had too many tables to serve in differing parts of the restaurant.

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JE
Washington DC
4 reviews
Dined on April 22, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

My boyfriend and I went for brunch Sunday. We sat at the bar where we were greeted by a very sweet bartender who took great care of us. The food was delicious and the mimosas were truly bottomless!

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TJ
1 review
Dined on April 21, 2018
Overall 4food 5service 4ambience 4

I was getting some girlfriends together for a Mexican dinner to celebrate our friend's 50th birthday. Booked because there was available reservations on Open Table and positive reviews. This place did not disappoint...Kale shrimp taco was so delicious and the margaritas were made to perfection! We sat on the patio since it was a beautiful day. The birthday girl was happy, given a free birthday shot and accommodated by turning on the NBA playoffs. This first timer will definitely go back :-)

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KP
1 review
Dined on February 22, 2018
Overall 2food 3service 1ambience 1

Made reservations on National Margarita Day in anticipation of it being busy. When we got to the restaurant, the hostess told us “they weren’t taking reservations because they didn’t know it was national margarita day and they only have 3 servers today.” Which is funny, considering all their social media channels and website were announcing it that day. Hostess tried to tell us we would have to wait 45 minutes and we told her that definitely wasn’t happening. We got seated and the waiter was stressed out and it took forever to get food and drinks and checks. There weren’t any special drink offerings either.... nothing out of their normal Thursday special of a $5 skinny margarita. Really lame. Not a great experience and probably won’t be going back. Upper management needs to get it together on “national” days like this.

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OT
Atlanta
4 reviews
Dined on December 25, 2017
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

A great time with great food!

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LA
Atlanta
27 reviews
Dined on December 25, 2017
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Good food! Glad they were open and not super crowded on Christmas Day. Awesome service! The food and drinks were good. A must have Mojito spot!

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Atlanta
7 reviews
Dined on December 25, 2017
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Yummy brunch on Christmas day. Employees were friendly and the food and drinks were excellent!

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h
Atlanta
13 reviews
Dined on August 18, 2017
Overall 3food 4service 4ambience 3

The entrees were fresh and full of flavor. Really good chips and salsa.

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CC
Atlanta
1 review
Dined on August 2, 2017
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

This was my first time eating at the Red Pepper, I absolutely loved it! I came here for a farewell luncheon for a colleague. I will definitely come back and recommend to family and friends!

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Atlanta
1 review
Dined on July 26, 2017
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Place has definitely changed service and food was excellent. Our server Destiny was so sweet and just overall good atmosphere. Come here Atleast twice a month. Do yourself a favorite stop by and have a taco and beer and relax.

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JB
Atlanta
1 review
Dined on January 21, 2017
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 3

Staff is very friendly and recommendations were spot on!

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J
Atlanta
26 reviews
Dined on December 21, 2016
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

We sat outside early afternoon!
There was no one (it Was a bit Chilly!8) on the patio which made the ambience fabulous!!!

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S
Atlanta
5 reviews
Dined on December 11, 2016
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Can't go wrong with bottomless Mamosa's! Brunch is amazing try the which came first.

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OT
Atlanta
5 reviews
Dined on December 8, 2016
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Love this place!!

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S
Atlanta
5 reviews
Dined on December 7, 2016
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

We an excellent lunch at the bar today. Every Wednesday they have a chefs choice taco for two dollars! Can't beat that...

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S
Atlanta
5 reviews
Dined on December 4, 2016
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

Great food , service and ambience! What else can you ask for?!

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OT
Atlanta
1 review
Dined on November 28, 2016
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Great poblano soup and love the draft tables. Will def return!

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OT
Atlanta
5 reviews
Dined on November 25, 2016
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Great drinks, good vibe and amazing food!! The Nachos were spectacular!!! Will be trying their Buckhead location tonight!!

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Atlanta
5 reviews
Dined on November 21, 2016
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

This place was so fun!!! The Kale Me Crazy was my favorite taco and the guac was super fresh. The staff was knowledgeable and super friendly. Will be back with friends!!

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Atlanta
6 reviews
Dined on November 21, 2016
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

This was my first time here, very nice. Took 3 friends from work. Started w Chips, Salsa, and Queso and Fresh Guacamole., really good. Sizzling fajitas to blackened shrimp tacos and fish tacos. WOW what flavor. Cant wait to go back.

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Atlanta
1 review
Dined on October 29, 2016
Overall 2food 2service 1ambience 2

Service and bartender..horrible. And we are very patient and understanding peeps!

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Atlanta
1 review
Dined on October 15, 2016
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 3

First Mexican restaurant I've ever been to that didn't offer free chips and salsa. There are a lot of Mexican restaurants out there that do and that's enough for me to choose other restaurants.

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Atlanta
21 reviews
Dined on September 19, 2016
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Always a good choice for lunch.

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Atlanta
4 reviews
Dined on September 2, 2016
Overall 3food 2service 4ambience 3

It was just meh

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Atlanta
2 reviews
Dined on August 19, 2016
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 4

Good food. My husband enjoys the tacos. I love their kale salad with shrimp. Kids love the kids fajitas and burritos. They are really large portions. Everything is fresh looking and tasting. The live music is a great, festive addition. I am not certain of the nights this is offered. The inside is pretty loud, so if the weather is good, we prefer the patio. Overall, our families favorite "Mexican".

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Nashville
1 review
Dined on August 9, 2016
Overall 4food 5service 3ambience 3

The food was exceptionally good and surprising. I've ordered queso in many Mexican restaurants and have never had it served sizzling, bubbling over hot with REAL cheeses and mushrooms, truffle oil, onions, and corn baked within!! That ALONE is worth going back for in my humble opinion!!! ABSOLUTELY LOVED the food!!
The service and ambience left something to be desired however . . . But the food was exquisite!

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LJ
San Diego
89 reviews
Dined on July 5, 2016
Overall 3food 4service 3ambience 3

Good variety of tacos but unless you eat outdoors, not a very nice ambience. Patio is also loud (esp if football season!). Use caution...

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Atlanta
1 review
Dined on May 14, 2016
Overall 1food 1service 1ambience 1

When we got to the restaurant, we noted that they had a score of 66! I have never seen a restaurant score so low. We decided not to eat there.

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GS
Atlanta
10 reviews
Dined on May 8, 2016
Overall 3food 4service 3ambience 4

We hit RPQ for Mother's Day brunch and were happy with our meal. The shrimp and grits was great, and the tacos (we had several kinds) were all tasty and made with care. The drinks were a generous pour, and the kids menu items were crowd-pleasers. However, the service was a little spotty - some items were brought very quickly, others seemed to be delayed. Overall, a recommended restaurant.

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LG
Tampa
10 reviews
Dined on April 22, 2016
Overall 4food 4service 3ambience 4

The tacos were very good. The service was friendly but could have been more attentive. Unfortunately the live musician played loud enough that no conversation was possible. More of a club feel than a restaurant experience and at 7pm. We were not warned of this before being seated or ordering so we had to leave soon after eating to continue our dinner conversation.

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