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Jalapenos Mexican Restaurant

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7289 Mentor Ave, Mentor, OH 44060-7579
440-918-1503
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Good food and service

I had not been here since they moved from their previous location. We went in a week night and the service was very prompt. We had fajitas for two and it was a generous portion,served sizzling hot. My daughter had the tacos. The chips and salsa and queso dip were very good. We enjoyed our meal and... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed October 14, 2014
Kmfu
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Warren, Michigan
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9 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2015

We really liked this place. The food for the price was excellent. I would for sure go here again if I was in the area.

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Thank Dana T
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014 via mobile

I had not been here since they moved from their previous location. We went in a week night and the service was very prompt. We had fajitas for two and it was a generous portion,served sizzling hot. My daughter had the tacos. The chips and salsa and queso dip were very good. We enjoyed our meal and evening. We will... More 

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Thank Kmfu
Mentor, Ohio
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2013

My husband and I have been going here for years. Everything is home made, and family run... Amazing group of people! Food is priced wonderfully, and you can always find a coupon in the entertainment book, or in the mentor ads.

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Thank Donna M
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2013 via mobile

Had dinner here with a friend and was impressed! Food was well worth the price! We left stuffed with food still on our plates! Went on a Friday night and was busy but not too loud and could enjoy a conversation without yelling

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Thank Bossom509
Cleveland, Ohio
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19 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2013

Jalapeno Loco moved to 7501 Mentor Avenue, just down the road to another shopping center. It changed names when it moved but has since changed back. I went dinner once, prices were average and food was just average. I really wanted to try their poblano white cheddar soup, however, when I asked to substitute it for the tortilla soup listed... More 

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Thank kim2027
Madison, Ohio
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2012

Unfortunately, this Mexican restaurant which prepared good Mexican food has closed its doors and gone out of business.

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1 Thank OHtraveler74
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2012 via mobile

Dont know whats going on here, but this place is going downhill, fast. Went here twice in may, and both times had bad service. Food is average. With so many mexican restaurants around, you can skip this one, and choose another.

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1 Thank Gljmh
Cleveland, Ohio
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34 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2012

This restaurant \has the name Jalapeno Loco on the building and online. I got a $20 for $10 coupon on "LivingSocial.com" just to give it a try. Great food, great service and certainly someplace that I'd go to again. Just enough food for a very nice price. It took a while to get the check. But, the server was very... More 

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1 Thank ScottCLE
Cleveland, OH
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2011

My family and I eat at jalepeno locos regularly and have never had a bad meal or poor service. The food is always tasty and bountiful. Definitely worth the try.

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Willoughby, OH
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2009

They screwed up both of our orders and we both were sick the rest of the night after eating there. The food wasn't very good. I would stay far away from here. It makes Taco Bell look like a 5 star restaurant.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 7289 Mentor Ave, Mentor, OH 44060-7579
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Lake County  >  Mentor
  • Phone Number: 440-918-1503

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 15
  • Cuisine: Mexican

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine

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