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El Jimador Mexican Grill

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2711 Alkay Dr, Shreveport, LA 71118-2509
+1 318-686-9199
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good31%
  • Average18%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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“steak” (3 reviews)
“chicken” (2 reviews)
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2711 Alkay Dr, Shreveport, LA 71118-2509
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Reviewed June 15, 2017

Authentic dishes and spices and can provide off the menu heat--which I love. Everything is flavorful and the chips are fresh.

Thank mongoose1020
Reviewed June 9, 2017 via mobile

Our group of business partners/friends met here Tuesday evening June 6. 1. Margaritas are like koolaid. Where is the tequila? 2. Water from ceiling dripped on me as I walked by, trying to avoid the puddles and is a huge slipping hazard. I asked them...More

Thank Joyzinha
Reviewed May 24, 2017

Delicious food, good service, but bring a sweater....air conditioning works great! Large portions, extensive menu, lots of choices. Convenient location with ample parking. Reasonably priced.

Thank 546lovetotravel
Reviewed April 4, 2017 via mobile

Service was great, atmosphere was great, problem was the chicken was not great. Server got everything right, I am a picky eater, and she took care of me with a wonderful vegetable side dish. The chicken was rubbery , steak was just ok. The prices...More

1  Thank dh2000dh
Reviewed April 2, 2017

We wanted to try a new place near the soccer fields after we had finished games nearby. It was mid afternoon, there were other tables, not too crowded, but apparently not staffed for late lunch diners. We were seated quickly and everyone was friendly. Immediately...More

Thank tmitchell001
Reviewed February 12, 2017 via mobile

My wife and I split a meal and still had leftovers. Great unlikely find in Cajun country. Big place, great music, family friendly, and affordable.

Thank Norske303
Reviewed February 3, 2017 via mobile

Had to return appetizer because it was cold. Meals were lukewarm. Others in restaurant were returning items to kitchen as well. And this was a busy Friday night. What gives ?! Too many Mexican restaurants for this !!!

Thank Elizabeth H
Reviewed February 1, 2017

The service here is always great and fast. Margaritas are excellent. I try something new every time I go, and haven't been disappointed yet.

Thank Jennifer R
Reviewed January 30, 2017

Stopped off on way home and the food was really good. service was likewise a winner. Hottest salsa met the requirement and jalapeno was spicy.

Thank davidgZ1554IL
Reviewed January 22, 2017 via mobile

I've had Mexican food all over Shreveport-Bossier and surprisingly this little hole in the wall in Lowe's parking lot is the best! Great staff and great food; very generous portions.

Thank JP H
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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 - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2711 Alkay Dr, Shreveport, LA 71118-2509
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Shreveport
  • Phone Number: +1 318-686-9199
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