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Senor Jaime's Mexican Restaurant & Cantina


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Dinner, Lunch
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar

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Half order $5.99
Full $8.99
Fajita Nachos
Bean and cheese nachos topped with grilled beef or chicken fajita, sour cream and jalapenos
Table Side Guacamole
Freshly made‏ at your table with fresh serrano peppers herbs and spices
grilled flour‏ tortillas stuffed with Mexican cheese served fresh salsa and sour cream chicken or ground beef
Bean and Cheese Nachos
Crispy corn‏ tortilla halves layered with refried beans and cheese and served with jalapenos
Jaime's Super Nachos
Bean and cheese nachos topped with ground beef, lettuce, and tomatoes. Served with sour cream and guacamole
Bowl $6.99
Cup $3.99
Chile Con Queso
Rich creamy cheese sauce served with tortilla chips
Large Guacamole
Ounces of blended avocado, tomato, onion, cilantro, and lime
Grilled chicken $+3.00
Jaime's Caesar Salad
crisp Romain lettuce tossed with croutons, cotija cheese and creamy caesar dressing
Dinner Salad
Fresh tossed‏ green salad with croutons, cucumber slices, tomato wedges and sliced onion
Cobb a Cabana
Fresh tossed salad topped with rows of grilled chicken, boiled egg, bacon, queso fresco, tomatoes, fresh cilantro and avocado
Taco Salad
A giant flour tortilla shell filled with a crisp tossed salad topped with rice, beans, cheese, sour cream and guacamole choice of dressing chicken or beef
Gema's Lettuce Wraps
Fresh leaf lettuce filled with shredded cabbage, tomato, and avocado slices. Served with mango salsa. Your choice- beef of chicken fajita, fried fish, or veggie.
Enchiladas served with rice, beans and flour tortilla
Beef Enchiladas
Three red corn tortillas filled with seasoned ground beef and covered in traditional meat sauce with beef and cheese
Chicken Enchiladas
Three chicken enchiladas covered in our creamy mushroom sauce and white cheese
Cheese Enchiladas
Three cheese enchiladas covered in our traditional sause
Green Enchiladas
Three chicken enchiladas smothered in a spinach verde sauce topped white cheese and cilantro
Enchiladas Del Mar
Three shrimp and crab enchiladas smothered in sj's own gulf coast sauce and a blend of Mexican cheeses
Enchilada Trio
One beef, one green, and one chicken
Fajitas served with rice, beans and flour tortillas
Fresh avocado $+1.99
Beef Fajitas
Sizzling premium beef fajita marinated in special seasonings served with grilled sweet onions and peppers
Fresh avocado $+1.99
Botana Platter
Beef and chicken fajitas, grilled shrimp, applewood bacon and smoked sausage served with grilled onions, mushrooms and peppers serves two
Fresh avocado $+1.99
Chicken Fajitas
Sizzling tender and juicy whole breast meat served with grilled sweet onions and peppers
For two $20.99
Fresh avocado $+1.99
Mixed Fajitas
Chicken and beef fajitas served on a sizzling skillet with grilled sweet onions and peppers
Fresh avocado $+1.99
Fajitas Especiales
Chicken or‏ beef fajitas topped with a spicy cream sauce served on a sizzling skillet with grilled onions and red peppers
For two $21.99
Fresh avocado $+1.99
Tropical Fajitas
Premium beef fajitas marinated in pineapple juice, drizzled with creamy chipotle sauce and topped with grilled pineapple
Sandwiches served with sj's seasoned battered fries
Mexican hamburger
1/3 Pound all beef patty with smoked ham slices, applewood bacon, sliced avocados pico de gallo
Chicano Cheese Steak
Tender fajita strips grilled with sweet onions and jalapenos covered with shredded white cheese and chili con queso served on a sourdough bun
Toasted French loaf filled with shredded marinated meat topped with shredded lettuce, tomato, avocado slices, and sour cream. chicken, beef, or pork
Monterey Chicken Sandwich
Grilled chicken breast topped with a fire roasted red pepper, monterey jack cheese and applewood bacon slices served open face
Cup $3.99
Bowl $6.99
Caldo Talpeno
Spanish rice,‏ charro beans, and shredded chicken topped with monterrey jack cheese, cilantro and fresh avocado chunks
Cup $3.99
Bowl $6.99
Mamita's Menudo
Weekends only* a traditional Mexican red spicy soup served with side of chopped onions and limes
Cup $3.99
Bowl $6.99
Caldo De Pollo
Chicken with vegetable soup served with spanish rice and pico de gallo
Carne Guisada
Tender beef chunks cooked in a tasty seasoned gravy served with rice and beans and flour tortillas
Giant flour‏ tortilla filled with chicken or ground beef stuffed with beans, lettuce, tomatoes and sour cream with traditional meat sauce and cheese served with rice
Crispy Taco Platter
Three crunchy corn tortillas filled with beef or shredded chicken topped with lettuce, tomato and cheese with a side of cabbage salad and avocado served with rice and beans
Tinga Tostadas
Two crispy corn tortillas smothered with beans and spicy chipotle chicken topped with lettuce, tomatoes and cheese served with rice
tacos Mexicanos
Five mini tacos carne asada or pork carnitas on corn tortillas served with fresh lime wedges, cabbage salad, cilantro and grilled onions
Pollo Monterey
Grilled chicken breast topped with a fire roasted red pepper, monterrey jack cheese and applewood bacon slices served with rice and grilled vegetables
Puffy Tacos
Two ground beef or shredded chicken puffy tacos with rice and choice of beans
Senor-Rito Combo
Giant flour tortilla filled with chicken or ground beef stuffed with beans, lettuce, tomatoes and sour cream served with a tinga tostada
Deluxe Combo
Two enchiladas beef, chicken or cheese side of carne guisada and a chicken fajita taco served with rice, beans and flour tortillas
Flaco Plato
One enchilada beef, chicken or cheese one crispy taco beef or chicken and one chalupa
Steaks served with grilled vegetables and seasoned potatoes or fries
Seasoned potatoes
Side salad with any steak $+1.99
Peppers Stuffed Chopped Steak
Jumbo seasoned ground beef patty filled with jalapenos and seasonings topped with shredded cheese and grilled sweet onions
Seasoned potatoes
Side salad with any steak $+1.99
Surf and Turf
Grilled shrimp and a juicy 8oz USDA choice flat iron steak cooked the way you like it
Seasoned potatoes
Side salad with any steak $+1.99
Mexican chicken fried steak
Hand breaded tender beef cutlet smothered in queso sauce served with fries
Seasoned potatoes
Side salad with any steak $+1.99
12oz Ribeye Steak
You'll love this classic favorite juicy 12oz USDA choice cut steak with great marbling and natural flavor
Seasoned potatoes
Side salad with any steak $+1.99
Flat Iron Steak
Delicious tender choice cut 8oz steak, a little smaller but big on taste
Diablo Shrimp
Jumbo tender‏ shrimp cooked in a devilishly hot salsa served with rice, beans and flour tortillas
Camaron al Mojo de Ajo
Large gulf shrimp smothered with roasted garlic butter on a bed of marinated cabbage and served with grilled vegetables and Elote
Seafood Civeche
Fish and‏ shrimp cooked in lime juice mixed with cilantro, tomatoes, cucumbers and onions served with saltine crackers and lemon wedges
Catch of the Day
Delicious local favorites ask your server for details!
Salmon a la Plancha
Grilled lemon peppered salmon topped with mango salsa served with seasoned grilled vegetables and spanish rice
Mexican shrimp cocktail
Mexican style sweet and tangy tomato sauce with boiled shrimp, cilantro, tomato, onions, and fresh avocado chunks served with saltine crackers and lemon wedges
Fish Tacos
Three corn tortilla tacos stuffed with corona beer battered fillet and shredded cabbage served with rice, charro beans, chimayo sauce and mango salsa
Blackened Tilapia with Sj's Own Gulf Coast Sauce
Pan seared tilapia fillet blackened and topped with a creamy shrimp and crab sauce served with rice and vegetables
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Reviewed 25 September 2018 via mobile

Great food great ppl the best fries I ever had just a great place to eat I will be back for the great food and the friendly staff ty

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Cody L
Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

No sugar coating this review..... Beans..HORRIBLE Rice...HORRIBLE Tacos...HORRIBLE Margarita...HORRIBLE Pina Colada...HORRIBLE How can any place screw up Mexican food that bad??? Need we say...will NOT return!!!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank victoriar124
Reviewed 17 January 2018

Food is excellent and plentiful. Staff is very accommodating. Love this place! And the house margaritas are wonderful!

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank brendahanson
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

One of the best in Corpus Christi! Good fajitas. Fairly quiet atmosphere, clean, ok service, and not too busy.

Date of visit: July 2017
1  Thank Douglas M
Reviewed 20 May 2017

Excellent food from a big selection. The service was good, but I wouldn't say excellent, because of the time it took for the food to be brought to the table. The quality of the food was excellent, and we did have chips and salsa to...More

Date of visit: May 2017
1  Thank roelskm
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Nice atmosphere, ample seating, not enough staff, overall not a bad place to eat. I failed to get the waitress' name, however she did a great job eventhough she was a little overwhemled. I had the fajitas tropical, which is fajitas grilled with pineapple,and other...More

Date of visit: May 2017
Thank GiraMundial2018
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

Awesome food, atmosphere and portions were good. Waitress ( Yvonne) was very friendly and engaging and made us feel at welcome.

Date of visit: May 2017
1  Thank catcarlson
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

My wife and I are always looking for that special place where we can enjoy a great meal and each others company. This will be your destination from now on. The service is/was friendly and answered all our questions about menu items. Best of all...More

Date of visit: April 2017
Thank Mike B
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

One of my favorite places! The decor is so inviting as if you are eating at someone's lovely home, not a restaurant. Nice music playing. Not a loud and noisy place that's for sure. Clean. The lightly seasoned chips with the chunky salsa (nice white...More

Date of visit: April 2017
Thank danidb518
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

I've been here twice and both times the food was very good. Once was as a couple, this time with a large group. Wait staff was good, not great. The keeper is the food. The main course was excellent. I had chicken enchiladas. I'm told...More

Date of visit: April 2017
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