Penny's Palapa


10 Wharf St, Nanaimo, BC V9R 2X3, Canada

Opens at 11:30 AM


Age Verification to order alcohol: 18+ in Manitoba, Alberta and Quebec, 19+ in all other provinces: If the order contains alcohol items, the recipient of this order is required to present a valid government ID to the courier at the time of delivery. This ID must match the name on the order. If the courier is unable to safely verify your ID, or if this condition or any other condition in the SkipTheDishes Terms of Service is not met the order will not be delivered.

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  • Ceviche

    Gluten-friendly. Made fresh, get it while it lasts! Fresh halibut, scallops, and prawns marinated to perfection in a blend of lime juice and spices.


  • Traditional Tortilla Soup

    Crispy tortillas tossed in a thick tomato broth. Topped with queso, sour cream, avocados and pasilla pepper.


  • Penny's Super Nachos

    Gluten-friendly. Corn chips layered with black refritos, salsa, cheese, and jalapenos. Topped with a dollop of guacamole and sour cream drizzle.


  • Layered Black Refritos Dip

    Gluten-friendly. Chipotle mayo & pico de gallo, layered over black refritos and house salsa, topped with a dollop of guacamole. Served with corn...


Let's Taco Bout It!

Choice of corn or flour tortillas. Served with palapa greens or Mexican rice with black refritos & corn salsa.

  • Chili Lime Prawn Tacos

    Three soft tortillas filled with seasoned prawn, pico de gallo, and slow and zesty yogurt sauce.


  • Halibut Tacos

    Three soft tacos filled with grilled halibut, pico de gallo, slaw, and a choice of zesty yogurt or chipotle mayo.


  • Snapper Tacos

    Three soft tortillas filled with grilled snapper, pico de gallo, slaw, and a choice of zesty yogurt or chipotle mayo.


  • Chipotle Chicken Tacos

    Three soft tortillas filled with our chipotle marinated chicken, pico de gallo, slaw, and chipotle mayo.


  • Pork Pastor Tacos

    Three soft tortillas filled with roasted achiote pork.Topped with fresh pineapple, diced onions and cilantro.


  • Holy Guacamole Tacos

    Three soft tortillas filled with black refritos, Mexican rice and slaw. Finished with pico de gallo and a dollop of guacamole.


The Whole Enchilada

Served with Mexican rice, black refritos and corn salsa.

  • Enchiladas Verdes

    Gluten-friedly. Corn tortillas filled with seasoned chicken smothered in a tomatillo-green chili sauce and baked with cheese. Laced with sour cream...


  • Enchiladas Rancheras

    Gluten-friendly. Corn tortillas filled with seasoned chicken covered with Penny's Palpa's tasty rancheras sauce. Laced with sour cream, queso, and...



  • Palapa House Salad

    Mixed greens tossed in a house-made lime vinaigrette, with pico de gallo, slaw, sliced avocado. Drizzled with zesty yogurt and topped with crispy...


Platos Típicos

Served with Penny's palapa greens.

  • Chipotle Chicken Burrito

    Gluten-friendly. A wheat tortilla stuffed with Mexican rice, black refractors, chipotle chicken, cheese, slaw, pico de gallo, chipotle mayo, and...


  • Chipotle Chicken Quesadilla

    A lightly browned wheat tortilla filled with cheese and chipotle marinated chicken served with sour cream and house salsa.



  • Mexican Chocolate Torte

    Gluten-friendly. Dark chocolate flourless torte with cinnamon, chili, and caramel sauce.


  • Mango Sorbet

    Gluten-friendly. Three scoops of refreshing mango sorbet are served in a chilled glass.


Bottle Bebidas

  • Jarritos Mexican Soda


  • Sparkling Water


  • Bottled Water


House Made and Chilled

  • Citrus Mint Iced Tea

    A cool blend of orange, lime, mint, and black tea.


  • Hibiscus Iced Tea

    Organic hibiscus flower tea is lightly sweetened.


  • Fresh Squeezed Limeade

    Fresh squeezed limeade lightly sweetened.


  • Virgin Margarita

    Fresh squeezed limeade served frozen with a salted rim.