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Jalapeno Fresh Grill

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$$ - $$$
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1582 Rutherford Rd, Marion, NC 28752-5656
+1 828-652-5154
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Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

We visited on a Sunday evening and were pleasantly surprised by this place. Everything we ordered was fresh, the servings were huge, and the waiter had a super attitude! I wish I could get them to move to my home town! Must try the corn cakes, yummy! The menu is very extensive so get ready for a delicious meal!

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Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

We are here during our stay in Marion. What a great experience! Our waiter was hilarious! He kept us cracking up! The food was amazing also! No corners cut here that's for sure ! Definitely worth trying if you love Mexican food!

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Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

Stopped in after a leisurely Labor Day drive in the convertible 😀 After reading the reviews we decided to try this Mexican place instead of La Salsas, and well let's just say Asti la Vista La Salsas and Hola Jalapeño Fresh Grill!! The combo Fajitas were awesome but the corn cake was the bomb!! We will definitely make the drive... More 

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Greensboro, North Carolina
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Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

We ALWAYS stop here! The food is fabulous! The staff is entertaining! The servings are large! They use fresh produce! I highly recommend the Pollo Valacruz!! And do not miss the corn cakes!!

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Thank LisaA1960
Marion, North Carolina
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Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

I was really surprised at how different Jalapenos is from the 2 competitors nearby. The food is prepared to order, and very generous portions. Truly authentic Mexican food! Waiter is always super friendly.

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Thank Jessica L
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Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

We love this place we go at least 3 to 4 times a month!!! Would go back anytime! We highly recommend ANYTHING on the menu. We have not had bad food ever!

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Thank Canesfam4
Nebo, North Carolina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

We really like the food here. I often just get the steak taco. One is enough for me. It is loaded with steak. The mango salsa is awesome. We love the waiter. He is fun and pleasant. The only con is it could use s bit of redecorating but the food is great.

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Thank Nscrgram
Marion, North Carolina
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5 reviews
Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

Family owned. Food fresh and healthy. Delicious food and great price. This restaurant cantered a Christmas arty I attended. It was delicious and the younger son was so entertaining.

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Thank DebbieW1042
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Reviewed 24 June 2016 via mobile

Went there on a class trip and the food was great all ways a waiter near you and has great cuisine and they are authentic to the Mexican culture

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Thank Dillon B
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Reviewed 24 June 2016 via mobile

I was taken back. Friends raved about this Mexican establishment and I was skeptical. I don't really care for Mexican, but I go to the restaurants for the wife. We've been to many, what would make this place particularly different? We are welcomed by the most charismatic server, Ishmael, who I later learn is the owner's son. He is rolling... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Cheap Eats
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?