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Jalisco Restaurant

618 Main St, Watsonville, CA 95076-4352
831-728-9080
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Ranked #17 of 115 Restaurants in Watsonville
Cuisines: Mexican
Dining options: Reservations
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Dining options: Reservations
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El Sobrante, California
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56 reviews 56 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014 NEW

We ordered off the lunch specials menu; chile relleno, burrito, enchilada. Came with rice and beans, salsa, tomatoes and lettuce, guacamole, with sour cream. Chips and hot salsa come with the menus. The food was really good. Rice and re-fried beans were standard. My carne asada taco was served "wet"...was expecting a regular "dry" style taco. But, it was good... More

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Top Contributor
65 reviews 65 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Great evening at Jaliscos, starting with the mariachi band and friendly staff. Nice menu, with all the usual choices with some interesting options. We enjoyed the seafood fajitas for four and there was plenty to go around. Lots of locals, which is always a good sign.

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burbank, ca
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159 reviews 159 reviews
122 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

This place was recommended by the hotel front desk an our group was anxious to try Mexican food. Since I'm a Los Angeles native and of Mexican heritage, I tend to be more demanding with this cuisine. The chile relleno was pretty good...not too much batter. But their idea of a sope was disappointing....some shredded chicken and lettuce atop a... More

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Half Moon Bay, California
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

Nice restaurant, but poor maintenance and service, food is ok, takes too long to be deliver to the table plus, place is not really clean, dirty silverware and attitude from waiters, owner or manager at the register will ask if everything is fine but will do nothing is something goes wrong, sorry this was what I experienced and don't like... More

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Watsonville, California
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

This is one of my favorite places to eat in Watsonville. The food is fabulous, the people friendly and the architecture quite lovely. Don't miss their guacamole made at the table!

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Watsonville, California
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15 reviews 15 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

Jalisco's is a Mexican restaurant in a mostly Hispanic town. As a lover of "real" Mexican food -- I do like it hot -- this would be a disappointment especially for those who "like it hot." However, the food is authentic and I would go there. The atmosphere is nice and the people are welcoming. However, they don't have any... More

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Vancouver, Washington
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76 reviews 76 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2014

The hotel recommend this restaurant to us. We were very happy with it! Staff was very friendly and had good food suggestions

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Davis, California
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41 reviews 41 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2013

I followed the reviews and it was close, but this is an overrated restaurant for food. I might be a good place to take a date as the service is good and the affect "fancy" but the food is only ok an not worth the price. I could have gotten as good camerones for half the price at many other... More

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Triad, NC
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114 reviews 114 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2013

I remember a couple of things about my visit to Jalisco. The great Margarita and the fresh guacamole dip prepared tableside. Of course, the mixed grill fajitas were great. I'm not certain it was worth a drive from Morgan Hill, but the food was good. Service and ambiance was great. For a Mexican cuisine restaurant, I'd return. And I don't... More

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Portland, Oregon
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2013

A cab driver suggested this place to me on my first night in Watsonville. Because of the proximity to my hotel, I walked over. I decided to sit at the bar to watch MNF and was promptly greeted and served a beer. After looking over the menu, I chose the rib-eye steak, which looked to be pounded flat. Everything on... More

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