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Jalisco Mexican Restaurant


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All reviews enchiladas delicious authentic mexican food this place is the real deal friendly service lake county chips ordering salsa servers
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Reviewed July 11, 2019

We love Jalisco! Service is fantastic and quick, and the food is delicious. Their guacamole is perfect! We like to pack in a bunch of rides at Six Flags Great America early in the day, and then head to Jalisco for a late lunch or...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Thriftstorejunkie
Reviewed March 31, 2019

This place is the real deal. Delicious authentic Mexican food, authentic decor, efficient servers, and a Mexican favorite of the locals.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Charlie4577
Reviewed February 5, 2019

The enchiladas, Chimichangas, cactus tacos and fajitas were awesome. Our waiter was polite, friendly and fast. The drinks and food were prepared and served very soon after ordering. Each dish was delicious as my wife and I ate from each other's plates. Plates were served...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Mark P
Reviewed October 16, 2018 via mobile

The place looks fantastic, waiters are friendly until you order. Then they don't get you napkins limes or a beer refill. Then the waitress said ill be right back bbut never returned until she returned with the check. The food was good and everything smelled...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Alan J
Reviewed October 3, 2018 via mobile

HUGE (and fast!) Portions at fair pricing...Complimentary refills on Chips & Salsa! Good and courteous Service! Definitely worth a Return!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank TheMaddBulldog
Reviewed April 3, 2018 via mobile

The best Mexican food in lake county/Gurnee! They have great great drinks, authentic Mexican decor, great staff, And most importantly the food is amazing! I have tried different dishes and frequent visits and they are always on point!

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank CalebandLisa
Reviewed December 6, 2017

this place is the real deal if you want mexican food. Very good eats and real atmosphere of Mexico.Food is outstanding! You can't go wrong if you go try it.

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank Susan S
Reviewed September 16, 2017

I had ordered food from Jalisco in August, 2017. Not being too far from where we lived, I had really high hopes for finding a good Mexican restaurant. Those hopes were dashed after eating the food from Jalisco. The restaurant itself is cute -- semi-Mexican...More

Date of visit: August 2017
1  Thank Christopher D
Reviewed July 10, 2017 via mobile

Really didn't have any expectations going in since reviews really haven't been the best. Was welcome immediately and seated. The server was very friendly but most important the food was good. I enjoyed the food but the chips and salsa were awesome. Go try it...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank 475joec
Reviewed May 17, 2017 via mobile

Anymore it's hard to find a decent Mexican restaurant. This one is on that list. Nothing special but the food is service was good. Probably wouldn't go out of my way to visit again though.

Date of visit: May 2017
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