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Jalapeno's Mexican Restaurant

) #26 of 90 Restaurants in Gloucester $$ - $$$ Mexican,
86 Main St, Gloucester, MA 01930-5710
+1 978-283-8228
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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Mexican, Southwestern
$$ - $$$
86 Main St, Gloucester, MA 01930-5710
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Reviewed 27 August 2016

We ate at Jalapeno's with friends during the recent summer block party. Most Main St restaurants offer outdoor seating for the special event and, despite the fact that no reservations were accepted, we scored a great table and an excellent waiter. Joe was quick, efficient...More

1  Thank Hexy
Reviewed 15 August 2016

This is on of the best restaurants serving quality Mexican food and very good margaritas in Gloucester . Actually it is the best Mexican food restaurants I have been to in the north east US.

Thank ecloutier2016
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

Mexican food is usually not my favorite and I found everything delicious. One of my grandsons liked one of the salsas they put on the tables with the chips so much, I got some to go. Service was excellent. Prices were reasonable and my Margarita...More

Thank Corrine D
Reviewed 24 July 2016

We stopped here for lunch on a busy weekend and food is average. The local ambiance is good, and service is also very nice. Food however is quite average, a lot of sauce and the burritos and are a bit dry. I wouldn't probably repeat...More

Thank Javi A
Reviewed 19 July 2016

The location of this restaurant is ideal, so we stopped in for dinner while we were shopping downtown. The waitress was very nice and chatty, though she was very loud, so everyone could hear what we were talking about. Weird. The chips and salsa in...More

Thank Holly B
Reviewed 3 July 2016

Started dinner with a margarita for my wife. I couldn't decide between the Chocolate Stout and the Vanilla Porter, so our waitress said she ask the bartender if she could try mixing the two. All in all, it was not a bad combination. Next came...More

Thank odie05408
Reviewed 9 June 2016 via mobile

Really lively atmosphere, fantastic selection of Margaritas. Great friendly service. We didn't eat but what we saw go out looked good!

Thank Funnybee75
Reviewed 28 May 2016 via mobile

Well worth the trip!! Great food, service and cocktails. The Margarita selection is diverse and delicious. Highly recommended!!

Thank Brian K
Reviewed 1 May 2016

A Great Recommendation As newly arrived residents of the city we sought and received a recommendation for a great Mexican Restaurant. We were directed to Jalapeno’s. This proved to be a great find. Upon arriving we intended to check out the menu, order a margarita...More

Thank Crawfordview
Reviewed 15 April 2016

If it's Mexican, it's on the menu. Marguerittaville is event at the 3-room restaurant. Service is fast and very friendly. They have live entertainment several nights a week and Gloucester has many, many terrific musicians. Tues: recording artists night, - Sunday night duets. Good food...More

Thank WingearsheekBeach
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 20:30
16:30 - 21:30
16:30 - 21:30
16:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 86 Main St, Gloucester, MA 01930-5710
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Ann  >  Gloucester
  • Phone Number: +1 978-283-8228
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