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El Jimador

1705 E Lamar Alexander Pkwy, Maryville, TN 37804-6202
+1 865-681-6040
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good29%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“steak fajitas” (2 reviews)
“mexican food” (8 reviews)
“ground beef” (3 reviews)
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1705 E Lamar Alexander Pkwy, Maryville, TN 37804-6202
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Love this place. Great food and service. The atmosphere is also really nice. They are busy at times and may take a bit to get seated. But worth the wait.

Thank Jeffrey L
Reviewed 20 January 2018 via mobile

We visited twice in 2017 with our two children and ordered different dishes from the menu. Both times the service was prompt, food freshly made with nice spice to it and both times very fair prices. Their Margaritas and family fajita platter are something you...More

Thank HospitalityPros
Reviewed 5 December 2017

This place is terrible. We visited the restaurant the saturday after thanksgiving. Was my wife, child me, and my parents. My mom went to use restroom and said it was disgusting. The toilets were full, floor full of water where they had overflowed and tampon...More

Thank allynbrian
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

My husband and I probably order take out from here once or twice a month. Our usual order is a chicken chimichanga, tamale and fajita quesadilla. They are typically quick and accurate with our order. The check-out line can be a little long because the...More

Thank Bethany M
Reviewed 7 September 2017

We love this place. Great food and the servers are wonderful! Christmas is festive with a HUGE Christmas tree in middle of restaurant.

1  Thank gibsons25
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

Went to El Jimador with friends for the first time. Typical bright, festive Mexican restaurant decor with ample menu selections. Happy hour margaritas were nothing special but refreshing and good at $5 a pair. I had the shrimp Acapulco which was excellent. My wife had...More

1  Thank Comfytrip
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

I sent this as a private message to El Jimador Friday as my fiance drove us elsewhere to get food. I was just thinking that it was maybe just 1 waiter having a bad night and allowing the restaurant to fix the situation without me...More

Thank OnlyADesire
Reviewed 16 February 2017

The atmosphere was great as was the service. However, the food was no more than average though plentiful. The salsa was flat, no spice whatsoever. This restaurant would be good for those who do not want spicy food. But then, why choose a Mexican restaurant...More

Thank Judiar4
Reviewed 18 January 2017

A spot popular among locals and college students alike, this restaurant offers a variety of Mexican and Tex-Mex options. Although some Mexican restaurants serve salsa that is just ok, the salsa at El Jimador is top-notch. The chicken tacos are a must. While the nachos...More

Thank Amy T
Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed our meal very much. I had the taco salad with chicken alms my friend had the chimichanga with ground beef, rice and beans.

Thank Beth W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
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 - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1705 E Lamar Alexander Pkwy, Maryville, TN 37804-6202
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Maryville
  • Phone Number: +1 865-681-6040
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