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The Jalapeno Tree

$$ - $$$Mexican,
637 N University Dr, Nacogdoches, TX 75961-4644
+1 936-715-9133
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“fajitas” (14 reviews)
“tortillas” (5 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern
$$ - $$$
637 N University Dr, Nacogdoches, TX 75961-4644
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our hotel staff recommended this place and we drove up to check it out. We were seated immediately, first offered a booth next to an inquisitive two year old boy, which we refused and chose another one several booths away. Nothing can ruin a dining...More

Thank lonestarlizard
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Tried this restaurant on recommendation of daughter's friend. So glad we did. Wonderful food and great staff.

Thank P9353MXkathleenb
Reviewed 8 November 2017

You can tell when you walk in that this is a fun restaurant! The staff are all friendly and really want to help you! The food is a pleasant combination of “normal” Mexican dishes and some new dishes. The chili rellenos are some of the...More

Thank czcamper
Reviewed 23 October 2017

Ate here on a Sunday afternoon with family. Great food and quick service. I had the beef fajita nachos. It was the most tender meat I have ever had. Great flavor, too! Everyone had different dishes, and everyone thoroughly enjoyed them. Tea glass never went...More

Thank DavidWB95
Reviewed 3 September 2017

They serve you 2 styles of salsa with chips to start your meal with. I most often get a mixed meat order of fajitas which is always good. Their carne asada is always very good. Try their grilled chicken dishes.

Thank Sputerbug
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

My adult daughter and I had lunch at the jalapeño tree Mexican restaurant during a visit I made to Nacogdoches, Texas. From the great setting, to the friendly staff, and delicious food, it was a wonderful time. From appetizers, salads and soups, quesadillas, tacos, Mexican...More

Thank Brewer4
Reviewed 8 August 2017

A fishing buddy and I were in the area and were hungry after a full day of fishing. Heard about this place and decided to give it a try. The food was excellent with large portions and excellent service. Started with two types of dip...More

Thank Fishin-man59
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

First, let me say the service was awesome! We had a very friendly and accommodating waiter. The food was also great. The green sauce is addictive- grab several bowls and a straw!!! Also, ask for some tortillas -the flour are homemade, fresh, and delicious! Like...More

Thank Tricia P
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

Every time I go to Jalapeño Tree the food is delicious. The staff is always on top of their game. The restaurant was clean. I ordered the fajitas which were delicious.

Thank Jason W
Reviewed 21 May 2017

Love the green sauce & chips. Service was great. Recommend the shrimp enchiladas, fish tacos & sauted veggies....plus free ice cream cone for dessert.

Thank Arksisters
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 637 N University Dr, Nacogdoches, TX 75961-4644
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Nacogdoches
  • Phone Number: +1 936-715-9133
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