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El Jalisco

2915 Kerry Forest Pkwy, Tallahassee, FL 32309-7802
+1 850-668-1002
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Overview
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible8%
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CUISINES
Mexican
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
2915 Kerry Forest Pkwy, Tallahassee, FL 32309-7802
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Reviewed November 4, 2018 via mobile

First time eating at an El Jalisco. The food & service was excellent. Our waiter was tentive & helpful. We left full & satisfied. We will definitely be back.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank musclecat67
Reviewed October 26, 2018

So I go with a group to celebrate a birthday. The drinks and orders took a while to arrive. Two us ordered fajitas. They arrived sizzling and looking good. However, there were no soft tortillas, and we were advised they would bring them to us...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Joe D
Reviewed September 16, 2018

A hometown favorite for us. The price is right, the Mexican menu has it all, the food is great. We dine there often. Special deals on various days of the week!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank FSU2
Reviewed March 5, 2018 via mobile

We can always count on great Mexican food when we visit El Jalisco. The salsa is excellent. I love the fajitas. My fiance loves the cheese enchiladas.

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank mike5128
Reviewed February 5, 2018

This El Jalisco is the only uptown full service Mexican Restaurant, so we gave it another try. As you drive up, the building is really authentic looking and is just eye catching and cute. The decor inside is also impressive with so many colors and...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Susan D
Reviewed December 26, 2017

We came in for a late Sunday lunch on Christmas Eve and enjoyed it very much. We were seated and served promptly. The chips and salsa were very good and plentiful. The portions were so large that each person in my party took home about...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank k1986esl
Reviewed November 12, 2017

Although the decor of this restaurant is nice, the service is very, V-E-R-Y slow. We waited all meal for drink refills and then we were never asked if we wanted dessert - which we wanted but decided to get it somewhere else. The server never...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank Janet H
Reviewed October 20, 2017

First I just have to say I saw one of the best employees. The bartender was incredibly busy but stayed on top of things. She was friendly, professional and kept things moving. It was a busy Friday night but my food came out quickly and...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank Hermon D
Reviewed February 12, 2017 via mobile

Sat on the patio so we could watch the FSU basketball game. They played it on both TVs so we could see it easier. Had a pick 2 with a relleno (YUM!) and burrito. Meal was delicious. Bean-cheese dip was yummy. Order received quickly too....More

Date of visit: February 2017
Thank JSandTS
Reviewed January 3, 2017

This is one of our favorite Mexican restaurants in town. Food is always great, service excellent, and I am so happy that went back to 2 for 1 Margaritas!!

Date of visit: December 2016
Thank andy890
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$5 - $21
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Kids
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 - 11:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2915 Kerry Forest Pkwy, Tallahassee, FL 32309-7802
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Tallahassee
  • Phone Number: +1 850-668-1002
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Description
El Jalisco is a family restaurant in Tallahassee, Florida, serving up the best Mexican food in Kerry Forest. Stop by for our world-famous fajitas tonight.
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