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Jalapeno Fresh Grill

1582 Rutherford Rd, Marion, NC 28752-5656
828-652-5154
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Ranked #2 of 57 Restaurants in Marion
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Mexican
Most recent review
- Jul 27, 2014
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English first
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

I went there on a Sunday. Their buffet had many dishes to choose from. I especially liked the corn pudding! Delicious food!!

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Coconut Creek, Florida
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014 via mobile

The food was wonderful. The amount huge. The owner was very friendly. It was very crowded when we got there, but when we were seated things went quickly. We will definetly return next year. Later we saw friends from Marion and it was their favorite place to eat.

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Palm Coast, Florida
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18 reviews 18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

Passed by this gem several times. After reading TripAdvisor's positive reviews, we decided to give it a try. We were pleasantly surprised to say the least. The staff was so friendly and the food was being prepared as ordered. If you like sweet tea, it was the best. Also a buffet bar set up in case you want to try... More

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Contributor
18 reviews 18 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

Stopped in after checking trip advisor. This place is great. The burritos are huge. The food is incredibly fresh. There is no doubt we are coming back.

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Gainesville, FL
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29 reviews 29 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
186 helpful votes 186 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

It just does not seem like Marion, NC is where you would find one of the best Mexican restaurants out there... but it is! This place is a real treat. I had a combo plate so I could try a lot of things... the taquitos were crispy yet moist in the middle, the tacos were huge, and my favorite was... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

The jalapeño fresh grill is the best place to go in Marion for Hispanic food! My husband and I love to go and split a meal. The food is always fresh and flavorful. The service is very friendly and fast. We would recommend this restaurant to all those who love an authentic taste!

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Top Contributor
55 reviews 55 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

This is by far the best Mexican food you will find. Everything is fresh and very unique. This is not your typical Mexican place. Try the Chimichanga, you have probably never had one like it. The Guadalajara taco platter is also awesome.

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Marion, North Carolina
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

Not very good, the service is okay, the food is okay, and the value is okay. I've given this place several chances and i'm just not impressed.

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Richmond, Virginia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

We found this place on TripAdvisor on our way home from Asheville, and boy are we glad we did. The ingredients were very fresh and the portions large. I loved the salsa bar.

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Dallas, Texas
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48 reviews 48 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

We just wanted a quick bite, and really did not expect too much from a Mexican restaurant in Marion. The place is fairly basic, but the food was surprisingly good. They gave me extra jalapenos, and I realized afterwards that they have a place in the center of the room with all sorts of hot sauces. You need this for... More

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