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Jalapeno Restaurant

38 Ph_m Ngu Lao Street | Phu Hoi Ward, Hue 530000, Vietnam
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“nachos” (68 reviews)
“burrito” (54 reviews)
“beef” (15 reviews)
Open Now
06:00 - 23:30 Hours
Mexican, Vietnamese, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
38 Ph_m Ngu Lao Street | Phu Hoi Ward, Hue 530000, Vietnam
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Jalapeno Restaurant
1. Fantastic service
"Great service good food and nice service."
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2. Good foods
"Very tasty food, friendly atmosphere."
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3. Great dinner!
"It was fried noodles with chicken."
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1 - 10 of 743 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We visited this restaurant twice. The restaurant did not look appealing but the food was really great. We especially loved the Bun Thit Nuong, so delicious!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Tom S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food is delicious, great food quality we had the house dish pho beef soup and avocado dip both were great, staff is really nice!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank ItamarEliakim
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Popped in while walking past, menu is extensive but was craving a Banh Mi. Was just a baguette with heaps of lettuce and a few bits of chicken and masses of grated cheese. No sauce or flavour at all. All of the street food I...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Antarisha
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Husband and I were looking for something near our hotel and this place popped up on trip advisor. Decided to give it a chance due to the positive reviews. I have to say it was delicious. We had the Vietnamese-fusion dishes, specifically their bahn mi...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank NDSuzieQ
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely evening meal. Just arrived in HUE and this restaurant set the standard. Mexican food is beautiful and so is the Vietnamese. Wonderful service. We haven’t met many Vietnamese people but Pha was so friendly and kind. We loved meeting here and as a waitress...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank JL_896
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great service from very friendly staff. Food is amazing. Fresh and good variety. Must eat here when you visit Hue.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 168kimc
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a little gem.... love the place... great service and great staff... food is dynamite Was not sure abbout Mexican in Vietnam but was not dissapointed

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Ian A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After 7 days Vietnam the best choice we have made. Very good cook for a very nice price. And a lovely service of the whole staff. What do you want more ? So we went back the day after and same nice experience.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 2belgen2
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Was pretty skeptical about eating at a Mexican restaurant in Vietnam but we tried it anyway. Glad we did. The beer was cold, the margaritas were buy one get one free, the food was great and the service was comparable to every where else. If...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank usaffiremanboyd
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

So, my wife and I stopped in jalapeños because it started to rain. A quick drink turned into singing karaoke with the staff of the restaurant. They were so much fun, so nice, and made our afternoon absolutely incredible. And, they have really good enchiladas....More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank E2614KHandrewh
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Questions & Answers
10 December 2018|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Matthew R | Reviewed this property |
Hi, while i can't help you with the website issue i can tell you broadly about the menu. the Mexican options available are essentially the same as a Mexican restaurant here in Australia. the range is good. like many... More
7 January 2015|
Response from TruongThiH | Property representative |
Hello again dear customer, Thanks again for your email. We totally agree with everything that you have written. Our restaurant at 38 Pham Ngu Lao has had three names in the last three years. Before it was Why Not? Restaurant... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$10
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
06:00 - 23:30
06:00 - 23:30
06:00 - 23:30
06:00 - 23:30
06:00 - 23:30
06:00 - 23:30
06:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 38 Ph_m Ngu Lao Street | Phu Hoi Ward, Hue 530000, Vietnam
  • Location: Asia  >  Vietnam  >  Thua Thien - Hue Province  >  Hue
  • Phone Number: +84.54.3846868
  • E-mail
Jalapeno Restaurant is located in the heart of Hue city. This is a great place for you to enjoy delicious Hue specialties, Vietnamese and Western food. Besides that, we have the best Mexican food in town! You will be conquered by the exquisite and delightful dishes. Cooked by experienced chefs who are full of enthusiasm and a thoughtful, attentive service of the staff.
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