Bandido's Mexican Cafe

Food & Drink
159 1/2 East Franklin Street, Chapel Hill, NC 27514 159 1/2 East Franklin Street, Chapel Hill Directions
Today 11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Closed All Hours
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90% of 295 customers recommended

If you're headed to Chapel Hill, swing by Bandido's Mexican Cafe for a hearty, mellow Mexican meal. Short on time? Don't wait for a driver — pick it up yourself.

About this Business

  • Cuisine
    Cafe, Mexican, American, Ice Cream, Latin American
  • Meals
    Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Price
    <$15
  • Hours
    Sun
    Closed
    Mon-Thu
    11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
    Fri
    11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
    Sat
    5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
  • Cuisine
    Cafe, Mexican, American, Ice Cream, Latin American
  • Meals
    Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
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  • Attire
    Casual
  • Alcohol
    Available
  • Parking
    Street
  • Delivery
    Yes
  • Takeout
    Yes
  • Reservations
    Yes
  • Vegetarian Options
    Yes
  • Gluten Free Options
    Yes
  • Catering
    Yes
  • Good For Kids
    Yes
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Report | 2 years ago
Dinner was expensive for the quality of food. This is a lunch only place to dine.
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Report | 2 years ago
It's in the basement. Low ceiling. If you're tall, watch your head!
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Report | 2 years ago
Good food, decent service (tho sometimes slow), but overall an enjoyable experience.
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Report | 2 years ago
Margarita Chicken Rice bowl is "On the Lighter Side" on the menu but is actually quite filling and is tasty!
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Report | 2 years ago
We especially appreciated the Salsa bar with multiple sauce options.
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Report | 2 years ago
The lunch service is great. They are super fast and got me and my guest in-and-out within 30 mins.
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Report | 2 years ago
More food during lunch hours but dinner was great!
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Report | 2 years ago
They can make a burrito bowl without the tortilla if you ask.
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Report | 2 years ago
The food here is wonderful if you are in the area don't leave until you try the shrimp enchiladas they are the best!!!
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Report | 3 years ago
Keep up the good work!
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From Our Editors

A relaxed establishment in Chapel Hill, Bandido's Mexican Cafe's tacos, burritos, tamales and more will certainly appease your appetite. With gluten-free dishes and fare that's low in fat, you won't feel guilty about dining out at Bandido's Mexican Cafe. Both the young and the young-at-heart will dig the family-oriented menu and ambience at this restaurant.

Getting your food to go is also an option.

Many diners choose to drive to Bandido's Mexican Cafe, as there are numerous parking options nearby. Store your bike at one of the many racks outside of Bandido's Mexican Cafe.

With tabs typically staying under $15, your wallet (and your stomach) will be happy with a trip to Bandido's Mexican Cafe. Bandido's Mexican Cafe accepts Visa, MasterCard, Discover, American Express, and all major credit cards. Breakfast, lunch, and dinner are all served at Bandido's Mexican Cafe, so come by whenever it fits your schedule. Everyone in Chapel Hill knows the secret to a great place for Mexican takeout is Bandido's Mexican Cafe.

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Bandido's Mexican Cafe

Sun
Closed
Mon-Thu
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Fri
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Sat
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
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