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Ay Jalisco

208 N Clark St, Forest City, IA 50436-1512
+1 641-582-2245
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good36%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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“enchiladas” (5 reviews)
“mexican food” (8 reviews)
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208 N Clark St, Forest City, IA 50436-1512
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Oh my goodness! Great staff... ice cold beer with frosty mugs. Chips and salsa upon arrival.... so good. The fajitas are great, I also really like the quesadillas. The chimichangas are also a favorite. It’s close to the theatre.. a great place for getting together!...More

Thank Kim J
Reviewed October 1, 2018

There aren't many choices in Forest City, and we were pleasantly surprised by the quality of food here. Service was very friendly and honest (the Chili Rellenos are made with canned chili), the food was good (don't touch the plate!), and prices reasonable. Can't go...More

Thank Meanderman01
Reviewed August 15, 2018

My test for restaurants is not complicated. Can they get the basic stuff right? If I am not sure about having diner at a new, and especially expensive, place I will simply order a cup of coffee. If the coffee is great chances are good...More

Thank 302tedk
Reviewed August 8, 2018 via mobile

Forest City on a Monday night is slim for dinner. Ay Jalisco was open and was great. Had a good margarita for 5.00. Fajita was good and plenty of food. All dinners I saw pass by looked good. Small bar. Got them to turn on...More

Thank Margaret B
Reviewed July 28, 2018 via mobile

We asked a local for a recommendation of a restaurant. She immediately named Ay Jalisco. Thanks Sarah! What a great little place. They serve good food at great prices. The waiter even spiced up the salsa with some habanero for me. They are planning an...More

Thank Steven B
Reviewed July 18, 2018

The food here is pretty good. The service is fast. I ate here a few times in a week while my motorhome was being worked on at winnebago.

Thank Creeper523
Reviewed June 30, 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed our visit. The waiter was very good and the food was good. I reserve a 5 rating for those that are the best that I have ever had.

Thank A N
Reviewed May 18, 2018

My wife and I ate here on a recommendation from one of the locals in Forest City. We are from Arizona and my wife is Hispanic so our standards for Mexican food are pretty high. This place was great. Some of the best Mexican food...More

Thank BubbaSissyGA
Reviewed January 12, 2018

We showed up with a party of 10 and were warmly accommodated and served excellent salsa, well seasoned with just the right amount of heat. Speedy, friendly service and very reasonable prices.

Thank Marcia B
Reviewed December 26, 2017

My parents live here so we visit every time we're here. Good food always. I especially like the cheese dip.

Thank jmc1202
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 208 N Clark St, Forest City, IA 50436-1512
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Forest City
  • Phone Number: +1 641-582-2245
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