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Jalapeno Heaven

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$$ - $$$Mexican,
40 N Main St, Branford, CT 06405-3022
+1 203-481-6759
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good36%
  • Average15%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“nachos” (6 reviews)
“burrito” (12 reviews)
“steak” (2 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern
$$ - $$$
40 N Main St, Branford, CT 06405-3022
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Reviewed October 19, 2017

Had one of the best margarita of my life when I went their with my sister last week. The food was outstanding too!

Thank Daniel T
Reviewed October 10, 2017 via mobile

We ordered 3 burritos, 2 chicken and one steak, a side of guacamole and a bacon cheeseburger with fries for a total of $41. The kids did not like the burritos for some strange reason so as “waste not” parents... we ate them! Food was...More

Thank war1today
Reviewed October 2, 2017

Went there for lunch and ate outside. Guacamole was very good. Had 3 types of corn tortillas plate. My girlfriend loved the nachos, big portions.

Thank bilasi
Reviewed October 1, 2017

I have been eating at Jalapeno Heaven for years. Most Americans think of "Tex-Mex" when they want Mexican food, and tend to miss out on the experience of eating traditional Mexican cuisine... that is not the case at Jalapeno Heaven, where portions of food are...More

Thank Adrian B
Reviewed September 30, 2017 via mobile

This place is amazing. Mary and her staff were so nice. The salsa was so fresh, and the food was delicious. We came in from Texas, and you can't find Mexican food like this there. The staff was so wonderful. They serve local sodas, which...More

Thank McPherson28
Reviewed September 18, 2017 via mobile

My hubby and I are from Texas so naturally I am a lover of Mexican food. The food here is delicious and the patio provides a nice atmosphere. Also, the patio is dog friendly and my pups enjoy it. The only suggestion I would make...More

Thank Denise W
Reviewed September 11, 2017 via mobile

How did I not know about this place. I have a bunch of Tex-Mex places that I go to. All good but not as good as Jalapeño Heaven. This was my first visit and I was thoroughly impressed. The food was very tasty and delicious....More

Thank billmO2003YI
Reviewed July 5, 2017

The food is and service are great. Real authentic Mexican food. The wait staff are excellent. The restaurant is always clean. Recommend this place to everyone. If you have not had a meal here you must give it a try. They are open for lunch....More

1  Thank debvq
Reviewed May 30, 2017

had dinner there a week ago. the margaritas were good and reasonably priced. the salsa tasted fresh, maybe made on the premises. the mains were well prepared and flavorful. bottom line: not a knock-out, but definitely ok.

Thank jklugmn
Reviewed May 9, 2017

Lots of menu choices for carnivores or vegetarians. The chicken tacos are my favorite with the crabcakes coming in second. House margarita is yummy but expensive. Highly recommend this place!

Thank Nadine L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40 N Main St, Branford, CT 06405-3022
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Branford
  • Phone Number: +1 203-481-6759
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