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Jalapeno Tree

$$ - $$$Mexican,
1112 E Tyler St, Athens, TX 75751-2146
+1 903-677-4056
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good32%
  • Average17%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fajitas” (11 reviews)
“tortillas” (4 reviews)
“spicy butter” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 am - 10:00 pm Hours
Mexican, Southwestern
$$ - $$$
1112 E Tyler St, Athens, TX 75751-2146
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really enjoyed the lunch Fajitas - friendly staff - quick service - good food. Fun atmosphere - would recommend !!

Thank NG B
Reviewed 3 January 2018

There are not very many places to eat here. We were in town for a team roping and wanted something that was not a chain. Our service was wonderful! Everyone is so friendly. Now lets talk food!!! It was so amazing. In fact it was...More

Thank shana d
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

One of the best Mexican food restaurants in the city. Servers are always cheerful and helpful. Great food and good portion sizes.

Thank 499MichaelB499
Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

Food was good. We got right in with 6 people. Very noisy, several kids (4-6) running all over the place with NO PATERNAL GUIDANCE. Nothing said to them by the staff.

Thank Richard H
Reviewed 22 December 2017

Texas does not know Mexican food but this place was as good as I have found. Service was excellent we came with a large group and was very pleased,

Thank CherylMc_25
Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

My favorite restaurant in Athens Texas man I'm telling you you get your money's worth the food is phenomenal any time I come to this town I stopped here and eat as we are in Texas to go to first Monday

Thank Doug C
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

Food A+ Waitress A+ Atmosphere A+ Price A- Great bar , with plenty of tv' s for sports lovers , great 80' s music , over all wonderful place to eat

Thank Sheila W
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

This is a terrific place to relax and rewind. Just across from the hotel, Jalapeño Tree is centrally located with easy in/out access. I've tried a variety of dishes and each one was expertly prepared and delicious. I'll definitely pay a visit next time I'm...More

Thank Lone_Star_Hobo
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

This place has some of the best Fajitas. There could be a little more for the price however they are good. The staff was friendly.

Thank Jason W
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

I really like the carne asada that they serve with their Mexican dip. It's a spicy butter concoction that is awesome. Their green sauce is good too. Try it.

Thank Brian L
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11 April 2017|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 6 - USD 15
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
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: 1112 E Tyler St, Athens, TX 75751-2146
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Athens
  • Phone Number: +1 903-677-4056
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