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Jalapeno Charlie's

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Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Spanish
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218 Peachtree St NW, Atlanta, GA 30303-1503
(404) 581-0884
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
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Rochester, Minnesota
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80 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Very bad service. Took awhile for wait staff to take our order. Margaritas and water for all 3 and dinner entrees for 3. 15 minutes later nothing. Restaurant was not busy. We finally saw our margaritas on the bar counter where they sat until the waitress brought out our meals. We had to ask her for the drinks and remind... More 

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Thank KAFMinnesota
Charleston, South Carolina, United States
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65 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We eat here every year during DragonCon, and the staff are always so kind - we usually have a group of between 10 and 20 people, randomly wandering in and out and ordering drinks and food, and they manage it so well! The food is pretty awesome too!!

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Thank Alysia O
Akron, Ohio
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Dragoncon comes around every year, and I give a lot of slack to wait staffs for delays since it's such a busy time...so long as crowds are being controlled. Much like other reviewers on this page, I saw multiple servers standing around not looking for anything to do while others hustled around trying to get tables bussed, while a large... More 

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Macon, Georgia
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96 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Its DragonCon weekend so they should have been anticipating a crowd. People are waiting in line. Tables are empty all over the restaurant. Waitresses and hostesses are twiddling their thumbs. I don't know if the they were trying to manage the load on the kitchen or if they just didn't see all those empty tables. Our food and beverages took... More 

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Thank lizzeyriley
CARROLLTON
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Food good. Wish they had beef tacos. Service great. Nice upper deck outside patio. Great view of Peachtree

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Thank LOUK194
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We decided to leave our hotel and go for a walk downtown Atlanta we couldn't figure out what we wanted to eat then stumbled upon your place and enjoyed some chips cheese salsa and some drinks low-cost fun atmosphere I would recommend it to anyone visiting the downtown Atlanta area!!

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Toronto, Canada
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60 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2016

This restaurant is above fast food, but still economical. We had a great, basic, Mexican dinner. They did mess up 2 of our orders, but were able to provide the right order quickly.

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Thank Jim E
Madison, Alabama
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4 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2016

As soon as we walked we should have turned around and walked out as the host was so rude. He told us it would be about a 45 minute wait but there were empty tables all around the room. We stood close to the host stand and within 5 minutes one of the waitresses came by and asked how many... More 

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Thank dccirish
Ithaca, New York
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2016

Went to dinner. Staff setting up large table, which understandably takes time. We do expect however, when person at front desk comes back to make eye contact, even say 'be with you in a minute'. But no, comes back and ignores us and others. We walked out, as did another couple. Here if conference - will do best to make... More 

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Thank Chris W
Bratislava, Slovakia
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68 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2016

I was surprised to see so many bad reviews since I found this place quite nice. Location is great, it has nice decor and vibe. If its not too hot, balcony seating is pleasant. Ok, food was average but it was tasty and generous, and prices more than reasonable for the location. Service was just ok. I would recommend to... More 

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Thank Milica D

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Spanish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 218 Peachtree St NW, Atlanta, GA 30303-1503
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Atlanta>  > Downtown
  • Neighborhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: (404) 581-0884

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?