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Jalapeno's Mexican Restaurant

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$$ - $$$Mexican,
86 Main St, Gloucester, MA 01930-5710
+1 978-283-8228
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“fajitas” (9 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern
$$ - $$$
86 Main St, Gloucester, MA 01930-5710
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Reviewed July 12, 2015

We were looking for non-seafood in the midst of a seafood filled New England vacation and this fit the bill. Seemed to be a lot of locals eating and we know why. Not the best Mexican food we've had, but all agreed it was very...More

Thank Jonathan T
Reviewed June 9, 2015 via mobile

So it's not the most authentic Mexican food I've had. They do get 5 stars for service. The apricot glazed wings are amazing, soooo good. However, the rest of our meals were less than desirable. I've been here before about a year ago and the...More

Thank appleontheroadagain
Reviewed June 8, 2015

Fantastic menu, great drinks the best Mexican food on the North Shore! Delicious!!!!The hardest part was looking for parking.....Atmosphere is fantastic also!

Thank pineparm
Reviewed April 28, 2015

No one goes to New England for fantastic Mexican food and this place is part of the reason why. Though having had some very delicious and authentic Tex Mex as close as Rhode Island and other points in MA, I perhaps had higher expectations than...More

Thank Robert C
Reviewed March 24, 2015

we had the steak fajitas and what they call carnitas. the fajitas were listed on the menu as being sizzling and were anything but. the steak was tough and unseasoned and the carnitas consisted of a scoop of gelatinous meat with an identity crisis. the...More

Thank cydney04106
Reviewed March 8, 2015

Returned to Jalapeno's with friends to celebrate a birthday and wedding anniversary. Everyone enjoyed the evening, and I'll ook forward to returning. But one has to choose with some care to get good value. The Margaritas were a disappointment. I will assume they were made...More

Thank OldRoadWarrior60
Reviewed February 7, 2015

This has always been my go to place for great drinks etc. We had a reservation for 11 of us and things didn't go well .. They had one waiter and no runners or help for the server. Note to management. Training is key. 1....More

1  Thank cathy2008_8
Reviewed February 4, 2015 via mobile

My Fiance and I frequent jalapenos every few months because we love the food the service and the drinks. Bottomless chips and salsa are always something to look forward to even if we just stop by the bar!

Thank Amanda W
Reviewed October 14, 2014

I love the food here, I always feel healthy when I eat here, home made Salsa. So good I sometimes buy it to go for home. Like chicken genaro, I order the Mexican veggies for a side with the black beans that are healthy. We...More

Thank T W
Reviewed October 5, 2014

Very good and authentic Mexican food, esp for the North Shore of Mass. We had a party of 8 on a Friday night and they seated us fast with a large table in the very back. Our server was super - she provided us great...More

Thank tonytsheng
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Large groups
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
4:30 PM - 9:30 PM
4:30 PM - 9:30 PM
4:30 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 86 Main St, Gloucester, MA 01930-5710
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Ann  >  Gloucester
  • Phone Number: +1 978-283-8228
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