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Jalapeno's

85 Forest Drive, Forest Plaza, Annapolis, MD 21401-3716
+1 410-266-7580
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Overview
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tapas” (132 reviews)
“guacamole” (50 reviews)
“paella” (22 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mexican, Latin, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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85 Forest Drive, Forest Plaza, Annapolis, MD 21401-3716
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1 - 10 of 484 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The restaurant really is in a strip mall next to a dollar store. Yet it is a fine dining establishment with great food. Although you might think it is Mexican, it is more oriented to Spanish and Cuban food. The guacamole was superb. The shrimp...More

Thank Knotoncall2
Reviewed 1 week ago

Although it is in a small strip mall, the inside of this restaurant is cozy, pretty and inviting. The staff is always friendly and provides great service. The food is always delicious. The menu offers so much everyone can find a favorite dish here! It...More

Thank deborahdixon1108
Reviewed 1 week ago

Name is misleading. This is a really nice restaurant. Good food and reasonable prices. Waitresses are very efficient since we had a group of 8.

Thank Kathleen H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We love Spanish, Latin, Mexican food, especially on the tapas side. But all the food here was mediocre. The presentation was great - the beers were cold and tasty and things looked good - but then you try it and you’re disappointed. Service was just...More

Thank Scott P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We came for happy hour & sat in the bar. It was hopping in the bar even on a Monday evening. We enjoyed glasses of sangria (the best!) and tapas. The stuffed jalapeños were delicious and the Gambas are always terrific and worthy of leveraging...More

Thank Cyndi C
Reviewed 19 March 2018

Warm, cozy and nice inside. We felt very welcomed from the time we stepped in the door. The Madre' D was so kind and our waitress provided just the right amount of attention. Service was excellent. A nice selection of food. Cocktails were on spot....More

Thank Debbie B
Reviewed 15 February 2018 via mobile

We always bring friends and family here but warn them to not judge a book by its cover. The restaurant is located in the Home Depot shopping center and it is right next to a dollar store and nail salon. Each and every time our...More

Thank Tracey M
Reviewed 9 February 2018

Tried to get in for dinner and arrived at what seemed happy hour, not a place for a quite evening dinner. They do not take reservations so it is a hit or miss for a long wait. Enjoyed the food but not the challenge to...More

Thank Margeritavile
Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

The owner is always incredibly friendly when you walk in to the restaurant. A greeting and warm smile always sets the tone for me. My favorite things to order are the red Sangria and portobello mushroom with blues cheese and balsamic reduction. Everything is delicious....More

Thank ocbeachfun
Reviewed 20 January 2018

My daughter and I made a reservation for New Years Eve. When we got to the restaurant it was crowded and we were seated right away. One of the owners greets you at the door. The staff is very attentive. The chili con queso is...More

Thank 10Karen15
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Jane P
22 March 2016|
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Response from Lisa H | Reviewed this property |
Agree with John B. You will have lots of options...from excellent appetizers, to small plates, to main entrees. Their guacamole is extraordinary, served in a heavy iron kettle with freshly made corn chips. That alone could... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 85 Forest Drive, Forest Plaza, Annapolis, MD 21401-3716
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Annapolis
  • Phone Number: +1 410-266-7580
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