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The Jalisco Cafe

100 S Bullard St, Silver City, NM 88061-5314
+1 575-388-2060
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good39%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“enchiladas” (60 reviews)
“sopapillas” (42 reviews)
“guacamole” (28 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM Hours
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
100 S Bullard St, Silver City, NM 88061-5314
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Its good food and a good atmosphere. Kind of slow at times and its Always busy. If you time it right your good but if not your going to wait a while!

Thank Dan C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The first time I ate at The Jalisco restaurant was about 10 years ago. And I was totally fascinated with the food. I visit Silver City after that but with my luck the restaurant was close. Finally after 10 years I got to enjoy the...More

Thank 612liliar
Reviewed July 1, 2018

Spacious Mexican restaurant. Helpful friendly staff. Good food. Nice atmosphere. Good value. Parking on street.

Thank Mark A
Reviewed June 21, 2018

We had a nice dinner here, and a simple "good" would be more accurate than a "very good". The food and service were good. The staff people were efficient. The restaurant is a downtown and a short walk from the Palace Hotel for people staying...More

Thank WestTexastraveller17
Reviewed June 20, 2018 via mobile

The chiles rellenos dinner was exceptional and the margaritas were even better! Will definitely eat here again.

Thank goodlife6976
Reviewed June 20, 2018 via mobile

Best Mexican food this side of the border. Salsa is delicious something we all go buy bags and cups of to party at our own will. Best beef tacos ever.

1  Thank Sarah C
Reviewed June 19, 2018

Jalisco's has been a staple of Siver City, NM for many years and it is always a special treat whenever we're in town. This trip was no exception. We sampled the chicken and shredded beef tacos dorados which were delicious and stayed crispy. Creme Broulé...More

Thank jacoppo1957
Reviewed May 28, 2018

Taco Tuesday - we lived the dream at the Jalisco. We pulled in to town in late afternoon after too many hot hot miles driving across the desert. As it was Tuesday we had no choice but to order two taco combination plates. Fresh homemade...More

Thank woodyacat
Reviewed May 28, 2018 via mobile

This is a nice Mexican place in the old part of town. There were plenty of locals there which is always a good sign. The service was ok, they were pretty busy. The food was good, representative fare available through the southwest. I would have...More

Thank flammulated
Reviewed May 25, 2018 via mobile

Went here for lunch. Discovered that the green Chile is made with a base of cream of mushroom soup (canned)! How authentic is that? I had the tortilla soup, which also appeared to have started as canned vegetable soup—Chicken was cubed and there was no...More

Thank Karen S
Megan M, Manager at The Jalisco Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded May 26, 2018

Hello Karen! I’m sorry to hear about your experience. We do use cream of mushroom in our chile but the chicken tortilla soup is 100% home made cooked fresh daily. I apologize for there being no avocado in the soup. I hope that you will...More

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Questions & Answers
June 4, 2018|
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Response from Jaimė R | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I’m not a vegetarian and didn’t ask. They can put Chile to the side on all dishes and they do have stuff on the menu such as bean and cheese burritos and tostadas.
March 2, 2018|
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Response from Megan M | Property representative |
Hello! The name of the restaurant comes from my great great grandmother being from Jalisco Mexico. The goal was never to make true Mexican food like you would find in Mexico. It was just to make good food and have an... More
March 2, 2018|
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Response from Megan M | Property representative |
Hello! Actual manager of the restaurant here! I just want to make sure you know that grodtzu is not an employee or owner of the restaurant. Everyone is entitled to their own opinion and I’m ok with that I’m sorry to hear... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Local cuisine, Kids, Large groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 S Bullard St, Silver City, NM 88061-5314
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Silver City
  • Phone Number: +1 575-388-2060
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