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El Jacalito Restaurante

2130 Myrtle Ave, El Paso, TX 79901-2002
+1 915-532-4643
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  • Excellent84%
  • Very good16%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
12 Jul 2017
“Breakfast is amazing! ”
12 Sep 2016
“One of my Favorites for sure”
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Mexican, Latin, Spanish
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2130 Myrtle Ave, El Paso, TX 79901-2002
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Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Wanted to try something different from the typical breakfast places. Found this restaurant with good recommendations and it's really good!! Just like grandmas Mexican food. Breakfast is amazing and freshly cooked. Will definitely come back next time I'm in town.

Thank Jessica S
Reviewed 12 September 2016

I love to go every chance I go to downtown!!! Number ONE for me I could eat the tlalpeno chicken soup al day long then #2 tortilla soup, then tostadas are just fresh and big HMMMM !! The green salsa with tortilla ships have to...More

1  Thank SM_and_love
Reviewed 25 February 2016 via mobile

This is an excellent little out of the way place for breakfast and lunch (I don't know if they're open for dinner or not). They have different specials each day ... I had the omelet, which came with refried beans, hash browns, and a tortilla...More

1  Thank David T
Reviewed 5 February 2016 via mobile

This was a highlight of my trip. Definitely a place where locals go. The unusual but delicious but not too hot tlalpeno soup is a highlight. It's like chicken and rice soup with a chipotle pepper and avocado. The closest thing would be tortilla soup...More

Thank Abbeyny
Reviewed 1 October 2015

Had the Mexican plate and it hit the spot. Very fresh and authentic. Check out was embarrassing as somehow new guests are supposed to know that your bill is waiting at a window in the restaurant although all other service is at your table via...More

Thank Marlene S
Reviewed 16 June 2014

This is one of El Paso's best kept secrets! It has the most authentic, freshly made Mexican food around! My husband and I have our lunch dates here since it is only open for a few hours a day. I love the soups and he...More

Thank Elizabeth S
Reviewed 6 December 2013

I was brought here by a local and later in the day, returned to the neighborhood searching for this restaurant so not to forget it. After a long journey to El Paso, we arrived here for lunch and it was everything I needed and wanted....More

Thank Deechee
Reviewed 14 September 2012 via mobile

Ive in el paso for over 20 yrs. Never been here till today. I love it..... Great food. Excellent prices The service is very good and i was there in a lil rush hr. A tampiquena steak Tortilla soup Agua fresca And desert For less...More

Thank ponchoiram
Reviewed 23 April 2012

Another day trip to El Paso. I had business in the vicinity of this restauranat so I asked if it was worth going to. I was told it was very good and that many business people and politicians, including the mayor of El Paso ate...More

Thank Donna S
Reviewed 22 November 2011

This restaurant can be a little hard to find if you don't know El Paso, but it is worth the search. It is not a fancy place and it is a bit small, but the service is friendly and first rate. The food is also...More

1  Thank techie6
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Breakfast
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Open Hours
Monday
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Tuesday
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Wednesday
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Thursday
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Friday
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Saturday
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2130 Myrtle Ave, El Paso, TX 79901-2002
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  El Paso
  • Phone Number: +1 915-532-4643
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