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El Jalisco

) #188 of 644 Restaurants in Tallahassee €€ - €€€ Mexican
2915 Kerry Forest Pkwy, Tallahassee, FL 32309-7802
+1 850-668-1002
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good32%
  • Average10%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“guacamole” (2 reviews)
“tacos” (3 reviews)
“mexican food” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
€€ - €€€
2915 Kerry Forest Pkwy, Tallahassee, FL 32309-7802
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Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

Sat on the patio so we could watch the FSU basketball game. They played it on both TVs so we could see it easier. Had a pick 2 with a relleno (YUM!) and burrito. Meal was delicious. Bean-cheese dip was yummy. Order received quickly too....More

Thank JSandTS
Reviewed 3 January 2017

This is one of our favorite Mexican restaurants in town. Food is always great, service excellent, and I am so happy that went back to 2 for 1 Margaritas!!

Thank andy890
Reviewed 27 September 2016

So after we drove back from Thomasville, Ga from our game on Saturday, our coach set up a team dinner here. What a great idea as they were awesome at handling our TWO TEAMS, yes,, nearly 80 people I bet. Food was very good and...More

Thank Eddie H
Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

Best place for Happy Hour margaritas. Service at the bar is super quick and easy, ask for Jessica. You can have a bite at the bar and watch the game! You will always need a to go box. 😎

Thank Farzana770
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Our family runs the gamut from beast lovers to veggie lovers -- and it's all here. Wet or dry tacos/tortillas all are so very good. Plates are large, portions are large - I figure one order is at least two full meals, so prepare to...More

Thank GoThere88
Reviewed 25 July 2016

El J's has been a pretty good place to eat on the north side of Tallahassee. Recently, they changed their work attire, changed their menu and changed their prices. Problem is you still get the inconsistent service and the portions are still the same. Not...More

Thank Mike O
Reviewed 13 July 2016

Great food at a great price! Don't forget the two for one margaritas. The chicken and beef taquitos are my favorite.

Thank dolphinsmom
Reviewed 27 May 2016 via mobile

This used to be our go-to place after church on Sunday. Good food, nice portions and affordable. For some reason they decided to change the menu and try to fancy it up. Now you get less food at a higher price and the quality isn't...More

Thank Keith P
Reviewed 23 May 2016 via mobile

Worst El Jalisco ever, but also one of the worst restaurant experiences ever. Constant, long, wait to be seated for everyone. Half of the tables were empty. We eventually just took a table outside. Employees keep asking who our server was. Eventually I saw a...More

Thank Enrique C
Reviewed 7 May 2016 via mobile

Another one in town that you can easily have a great lunch for less than 10 bucks. Decent Mexican food and the salsa is addicting!

Thank builder23
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$21
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2915 Kerry Forest Pkwy, Tallahassee, FL 32309-7802
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Tallahassee
  • Phone Number: +1 850-668-1002
El Jalisco is a family restaurant in Tallahassee, Florida, serving up the best Mexican food in Kerry Forest. Stop by for our world-famous fajitas tonight.
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