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Jalapenos Mexican Restaurant

€€ - €€€Mexican
1030 S Broadway, Lexington, KY 40504-2681
+1 859-281-5171
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good31%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“fajitas” (10 reviews)
“chicken soup” (4 reviews)
“pollo” (3 reviews)
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1030 S Broadway, Lexington, KY 40504-2681
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Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Love this place! Great food and at great prices. The chips and salsa is great and complimentary as pretty much all Mexican restaurants are. And their burritos (which I go there for) are incredible. Good service and nice workers.

Thank Andrew A
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

We have been going here for over 10 years!! We have tried others but none have measured up to Jalapeños!! Hands down best Margaritas with a kick! Pollo Parilla is my favorite dish ( chicken breast fillets smothered with real cheese, grilled onions and pablano...More

Thank JujuGolden
Reviewed 12 October 2017

We really like Jalapenos food in general, but their chicken soup is unlike any I've ever had anywhere and it is fabulous! It has items you wouldn't think of adding - at least I wouldn't have before - that make is scrumptious: chicken breast of...More

Thank diane p
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

Had a pork torta and it was very good. Staff is very friendly and accommodated our party of 12 very easily. Nice atmosphere.

Thank danielmudge81
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

I say almost authentic because Tex-Mex isn't real Mexican food but it is good! Having said that the asado is unbelievably good ....some people call it a "bowl of red "others call it authentic San Antonio Texas style chili. It is chunks of roasted pork...More

Thank Ernie M
Reviewed 22 August 2017

Stopped for supper on apthe advice of the hotel staff. Well worth the stop. Service was fast. Food was excellent.

Thank Toddbrenda
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

Very good Mexican food...but they didn't have my favorite...Chicken Fajita Quesadillas. I survived and enjoyed the company of friends!

Thank Billy M
Reviewed 6 June 2017

service was good, food was just your average mexican that you can get just about anywhere. we got in and out in a reasonable amount of time

Thank Andy L
Reviewed 22 May 2017

The food was quite good and also reasonably priced. The chips and salsa were very good and they don't charge you for refills on them like some places do. I would definitely recommend if you're looking for Mexican food.

Thank Joshua G
Reviewed 5 May 2017

This very busy Mexican restaurant had pretty good food served quickly. Any additional attention from the server, however, was very lacking. It seemed as if the staff wanted to get us out of there as quickly as possible. The restaurant is very loud, but it...More

Thank tpliska
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, 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 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1030 S Broadway, Lexington, KY 40504-2681
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Lexington
  • Phone Number: +1 859-281-5171
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