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El Jalisco Mexican Resteraunt

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Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

We were driving from Knoxville to Savannah and we stopped for a quick bit. Al Pastor tacos and tamales... oh boy! Well sized portions, very tasty, great service... Cannot skip these one if you find yourself around!!!

Thank Leocata
Greer, South Carolina
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278 reviews
175 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 107 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 May 2016

First time at this restaurant was a pleasant experience. We had the cheese dip with the free salsa and chips. All were very good. My wife had a shrimp quesadilla and I had the El Jalisco special dinner. Both were very good. One water and one ice tea and the bill was just $24 before tip. Food as mentioned was... More 

Thank Jackinbama
Greenville, South Carolina
1 review
Reviewed 1 December 2015

GREAT service! The waiters and waitresses were very kind, which made the food that much more enjoyable. One of the waiters, Juan, makes the Flan himself and it is to DIE for!

Thank AthenaChild
Greenville, South Carolina
1 review
Reviewed 25 August 2013

Gringos, do NOT waste your pesos in this wannabe mexican restaurant!! This was by far the worst, what should have been mexican food I have ever had! Actually, it had very little to do with anything mexican! Chicken quesadilla and beef quesadilla filling tasted like some slab out of a can from a horror movie! Guacamole was most likely some... More 

Thank Jay H
Greenville, South Carolina
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106 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 115 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 May 2013

This restaurant was awful. My meal was ok (chicken and vegetables) but my husband’s meal was inedible. He got the taco, enchilada and chile relleno plate and it was disgusting. The chile relleno was a piece of a chile over gray meat stuff. The same green meat stuff (which we believe to be some sort of hamburger) was in everything.... More 

Thank Monica041
Piedmont, South Carolina
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91 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2012

Went there for lunch today and my food was not that great. Ordered the Pollo Fundido which when I have ordered it at other restaurants in the past it was creamy and delicious. This was just the opposite! It was so thin & watery that it felt like eating soup. The taste was not great either. Asked to speak to... More 

Greenville, South Carolina
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26 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 December 2007

Great service! Food has a little different flavor from most other local Mexican restaurants - I like it.

Thank NoLongerMissing

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    2 of 5 bubbles
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Greenville, SC
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Greenville

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?