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Jalapeno Fresh Grill

1582 Rutherford Rd, Marion, NC 28752-5656
+1 828-652-5154
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good17%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“corn cakes” (7 reviews)
“guacamole” (8 reviews)
“bean dip” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1582 Rutherford Rd, Marion, NC 28752-5656
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Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Very different- fresh and creative menu! Each dish was well presented- good variety- a taste of everything. A little too much food especially at lunch.

Thank Bea S
Reviewed 8 February 2017

My sister and I met for lunch today at Jalapeno Fresh Grill. It was our first visit. We were promptly seated and brought chips and bean dip and they also had a salsa bar. I had the lunch Chicken Fajitas. Delicious and such a large...More

Thank Nita J
Reviewed 6 February 2017

Second time here. Family operation with tasty food that is well presented. Father is a trained chef and the food shows it. They justifiably show pride in their restaurant. Great food, good value, Will be back.

1  Thank Bill P
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

After reading reviews on JFG we gave it a try. Food was good...service a bit slow (they need more waiters)....grilled taco and chile rellenos were good. Other reviewers say it's the best Mexican they've had...that's a stretch...but it's as good as most.

3  Thank CharlotteTraveler7
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Not only were they very friendly but the food was amazing. I am a vegetarian and they had plenty of choices for me to pick from. Also the portion sizes made for two meals, which was perfect for people on a budget.

Thank TheDovers
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

The vegetarian burrito with outstanding with questo sauce on top and the veggie fajitas were excellent too. Chips and bean dip very good plus they had a salas bar. Server was funny and entertaining. Definitely worth stoping if you are in the area.

Thank Lisa M
Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

We were traveling along I-40 and decided to take a short detour to try some Mexican food. We passed by 2 Mexican Restaurants to get to this on. Big mistake. It took them forever to even take out order and then they must have misplaced...More

Thank Keith H
Reviewed 11 October 2016

Meal was very good, abundant, and the waiter was a great guy, very friendly. We didn't have to wait much, the seats were not that great, old bunkets (? banquettes in French) with springs broken. But otherwise, great !

Thank SImon C
Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

Even though the food was good, we will not be back due to the incredibly slow service. We were seated immediately with half the tables empty then waited 15 minutes for someone to take our order. 30 minutes later we still had no food. After...More

Thank Donna H
Reviewed 25 September 2016

Great place! Food was VERY plentiful. Had variety of sauces, Which were very good. Tried all of them. Have from HOT to mild. Waiter was very friendly and enjoyed him!

Thank Linda P
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26 September 2016|
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Response from Linda P | Reviewed this property |
Don't know hours. We went bout 5pm. Not crowded then, but more people were coming in when we left. If you are in Marion NC, definitely good there! Best Mexican food I've had and very friendly people
4 September 2015|
Response from Colaknitwit62 | Reviewed this property |
Maybe you could find it on Yelp?
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1582 Rutherford Rd, Marion, NC 28752-5656
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Marion
  • Phone Number: +1 828-652-5154
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