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Jalapenos

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13130 Kingston Ave, Chester, VA 23836-5725
804-530-2787
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner

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  • 26
    Excellent
  • 23
    Very good
  • 5
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great Food

I usually stop thru on lunch and always receive fast service with great food, The menu has prettygood options and the service is always wonderful

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 18, 2015
Dre M
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2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

This place is the best! Friendly staff. 100% beef. Lots on the plate. Very good price. We love going here. Very clean and lots of exelent food.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015 via mobile

I love this place so much, been going for a decade. I live in Richmond now but if I'm nearby I stop in for chimichangas and cheese dip. The cheese dip is addictively good. I stop in once every few months and the manager still recognizes me.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

So many Mexican restaurants are the same. What makes this stand out it it has is the best salsa. Service can be a little slower than the fast-paced other places offer, but that gives you more time to eat more salsa.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015

This restaurant is near the Residence Inn. I would rate the food average. We had a meat dish, and two salads. One salad was very good, one just average. The beef dish was not good-near so tough it was hard to chew. Mexican food is not something we eat often so we are not too experienced but on an enjoyment... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

I usually stop thru on lunch and always receive fast service with great food, The menu has prettygood options and the service is always wonderful

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015 via mobile

Lots of Mexican type restaurants out there, but this place always makes me feel at home. From the great food to perfect Margoronas, they keep us coming back for more. The service, love it! They treat us like family and are always glad to see you. The amount of food you get is nothing unusual. I always have left overs.... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015 via mobile

I have been part of food service for 30 years, i also have cook for the president of the united states in the past and for high ranking generals in the military and the service i got from jalapeno and the food taste and presentation was the worst i ever seem.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

In Chester for soccer tournament and needed a vegetarian friendly place. I had the fish tacos which were very good, and my daughter had the vegetarian burrito and a bowl of black bean soup All three dishes were very good. The chips and salsa were also very good. Not a fancy place, but nice. And the staff were all so... More 

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Chester, Virginia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Come here most Sundays after church. It's a bustling, happy place; the manager always has a smile and a hand shake to welcome you. No matter what you order, it is always good. Love the guacamole! The Quesadilla del Mar is my husband's favorite dish. The only reason I didn't give it a 5 rating is because in the cold... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

We had 8 golfers on the way home from Myrtle Beach stop for lunch, and they were good enough to seat us right way in two adjoining booths. Half of us thought the food was good, other half reported it to be bland and tasteless. My chicken burrito was good. Dining area is nice, and the inside looks huge compared... More 

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Additional Information about Jalapenos

Address: 13130 Kingston Ave, Chester, VA 23836-5725
Phone Number: 804-530-2787
Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Chester
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisine: Mexican

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 13130 Kingston Ave, Chester, VA 23836-5725
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Chester
  • Phone Number: 804-530-2787

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?