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Jacala Mexican Restaurant

€€ - €€€Mexican, , Gluten Free Options
606 West Ave, San Antonio, TX 78201-4349
+1 210-732-5222
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good20%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“taco” (16 reviews)
“enchiladas” (29 reviews)
“combo plate” (6 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:45 Hours
Mexican, Southwestern, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
606 West Ave, San Antonio, TX 78201-4349
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Reviewed 15 January 2018

Have been to Jacala between 8-10 times in the last couple of months. Truly impressed with the food- well prepared, served hot and ample amount., The service, however is the worst. The wait staff never writes down our order and the orders, more often than...More

Thank TexasKirby
Reviewed 3 December 2017

We were kind of in the area (Within 15 miles) and decided to stop by and get our lunch special 801. Anna took good care of us and made the lunch even more enjoyably. They have the Christmas decorations up next to the holiday Tree....More

Thank Texascouple9290
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

My husband and I went after work on Friday, hoping for happy hour margaritas. Unfortunately their happy hour ends at 3 o'clock on Friday. We ordered anyway. They have a regular size and a large. We ordered a Mexican plate. The puffy tacos are small...More

Thank Kathy K
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

This is a bustling neighborhood place where the locals go. I'm glad my friends introduced me to it. The puffy beef taco was quite good while the queso chalupa was only so-so. The cheese was just average, but the guacamole was outstanding. Very fresh, as...More

Thank HistoryBuff075
Reviewed 9 October 2017

I ordered delivery from here and it was delicious. I got the chips and queso, and flautas. I liked the queso a lot. The flautas were wonderfully crispy, but could have used a bit more flavor. The chips were great. It wasn't the greatest meal...More

Thank Sarah B
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

This wasn't my favorite Mexican food in San antonio but everything was good, would eat here again. Our service was very slow. The menu isn't in English so you have to Google everything to know what you are getting. Since the service was slower the...More

Thank Jennifer G
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

People please read this review and don't make the mistake we made by giving oir money to this establishment!!! We found this place online and it showed a 4 star rating. That rating is probably made by their own people hyping the place up. First...More

1  Thank Juan G
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

First of all let me say we have eaten at this restaurant for years and the food is some of the best in San Antonio. That is why we chose this place to take our monthly church "lunch bunch". I made reservations four days in...More

Thank Phil R
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

Wow we went out last night and the driver , who had lived in San Antonio his whole life recommended Jacala. He seemed like a well worn local and we lined him so we took his recommendation. We were so glad that we did! This...More

1  Thank Heather B
Reviewed 21 June 2017

We're from San Antonio and have been eating here for years but lately the service is bad, the food is okay but usually a lot better. It's as if the prisoners are running the prison. Our waitress was completely unavailable to we had to flag...More

1  Thank Mitch M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Mexican, Southwestern, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:45
11:00 - 21:45
11:00 - 21:45
11:00 - 21:45
11:00 - 21:45
11:00 - 22:45
11:00 - 22:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 606 West Ave, San Antonio, TX 78201-4349
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  San Antonio>  > North Central
  • Neighbourhood: North Central
  • Phone Number: +1 210-732-5222
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