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Jalapenos Mexican Restaurant

1030 South Broadway Suite 1050, Lexington, KY 40504-2681
859 281 5171
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English first
Lexington, Kentucky
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

If you want somewhere fairly cheap, this is a good place to go. The atmosphere is pretty dark and not as inviting as other places. You can get a really good cheap lunch special for a good amount of food but I will say it's not the best tasting. Not impressed with the refried beans or guacamole. The fajitas were... More

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Winchester, Kentucky, United States
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26 reviews 26 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

Visited this restaurant twice this month at lunch. The hostess is kind and willing to accommodate your seating preferences. Best salsa around! Love the environment and you can't beat the prices.

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Top Contributor
56 reviews 56 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

Give this place a try, you want regret it. Located in a shopping center so it's not much on the outside. The food is exceptional and the service is quick and friendly. Don't miss out.

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michigan
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16 reviews 16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

The food was very good...I had the chicken flautas and the chicken was fresh and well cooked. The special margarita was delicious. We were a large group and they did a good job of bringing everyone's food out at the same time. Kept fresh chips coming while we waited! The queso is the best I've ever had!

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

We stopped in at Jalapenos because we were craving Mexican food and we were very impressed with both the service and the food. We didn't have to wait to be seated, the service was great, and the food came quickly. It tasted fabulous. I recommend the fruit pastries for dessert (can't remember what they were called, but oh my gosh... More

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Cincinnati
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265 reviews 265 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
106 helpful votes 106 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2013

It's hard to find great tamales, but this restaurant does a nice job with this. Also, service was fast for lunch. I would definitely return.

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Lexington, Kentucky, United States
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2013

I go there often and have for over 15+ years. The staff is always friendly, and the service is always excellent. Best Fajitas around! Love their chicken-tacos! My favorite is the Combination number 5. I get it all chicken. Comes with chimichanga, taco, burrito, enchilada, beans and rice. For some reason, their Pepsi seems to taste better than anywhere else!... More

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Lexington, Kentucky
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22 reviews 22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2013

I only use the word "typical" because there are a lot of really good authentic Mexican joints in Lexington, KY, and Jalepeno's should be included on the list. Hidden away in a mostly derelict shopping center on South Broadway, Jalepeno's is a nice alternative to the local favorites Mi Pequena Hacienda and Rincon Mexicano. Like most restaurants of this caliber,... More

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Mercer, Pennsylvania
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10 reviews 10 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2013

My wife and I are always looking for good Mexican food and were not disappointed here. The area is not the best and the restrooms had an odor, but the food was great. We shared fajitas which were both flavorful and plentiful. Price was reasonable for the quantity and quality of the food.

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3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2013

This is my second review on Jala. Was there last Jan when it was newly opened. Even then I was already impressed with the food, service and the layout of the restaurant. I went back there again end of April and it was amazing how the member of staff recognised me! Kudos to Richard the manager and Chef Rene.

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Additional Information about Jalapenos Mexican Restaurant

Address: 1030 South Broadway Suite 1050, Lexington, KY 40504-2681
Phone Number: 859 281 5171
Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Lexington
Cuisine: Mexican

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