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The Jalapeno Tree Mexican Restaurant

$$ - $$$Mexican,
416 E Broad St, Mineola, TX 75773-2106
+1 903-638-6901
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good44%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“fajitas” (7 reviews)
“chili” (2 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern
$$ - $$$
416 E Broad St, Mineola, TX 75773-2106
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

we live in mineola and we eat here a lot. it is our favorite Mexican food restaurant. would recommend this to anyone. go hungry because the food is plentiful

Thank Roger W
Reviewed 26 September 2017

Well, there is no button for just "good"..only "average" & "very good". Since our experience wasn't very good, we went with average. We were on a long trip back home and missed breakfast. Since we enjoy Mexican cuisine we stopped at The Jalapeno Tree on...More

Thank Andi C
Reviewed 7 September 2017

VERY average food at above average prices. Not really impressed by anything we ate. Service was OK...food arrived lukewarm with bland seasoning. It allowed two visits at once...my first...and my last.

Thank Jamey A
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

Had a great time, staff is friendly, service very good and we love the food. Chips and salsa very good, my husband really enjoyed the Chicken/cheese Chili Reino

Thank Debbie P
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

Love this place. I eat here every time I am in town. Great selection of drinks too! Staff is friendly. Fun to watch the tortilla maker!

Thank Ellen T
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

In town on business. They had really great food. The service was outstanding. The food was fresh, hot, and served quickly.

Thank CruiseDiva45
GuestRelationsJohn, Guest Relations Manager at The Jalapeno Tree Mexican Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 April 2017

HI there - Thanks for your review! We're happy to hear that you enjoyed your visit with us; we enjoyed having you in as our guest. Hope you'll stop in and see us again soon and don't forget to share the love on Facebook too.

Reviewed 5 March 2017

Food is great! But....we visit Jalapeno Tree at least once a month & have noticed one bartender cannot keep up. Last night we waited more than 10 minutes at the bar to be greeted & then waited longer to order a drink. One bartender cannot...More

Thank Tamara B
GuestRelationsJohn, Guest Relations Manager at The Jalapeno Tree Mexican Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2017

Hi Tamara - Thanks for your review. We're happy to hear that you're generally a fan of ours and a frequent guest but we hate to hear that you have consistently been disappointed by our bar service... Thanks for bringing the situation to our attention!...More

Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

They have the best tortilla around east Texas. It is served together with the drinks if you want to. I ask for honey when it is served because I poured some on it before rolling it and eat it like a fajita, only that it...More

Thank l3lessed
Reviewed 19 October 2016

Great Tex Mex', chips and 2 kinds of salsa. Strong AC. May need a jacket. Self serve soft freeze ice cream was the best chocolate one I had ever had.. Were meeting family members that took an hour for us to get there or I...More

Thank Holli B
GuestRelationsJohn, Guest Relations Manager at The Jalapeno Tree Mexican Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 15 November 2016

Hi Holli - Thanks so much for the five-star review! We are so happy to hear that you're a fan of ours and that you would go every week if you could (we'd proudly have you in). It's always a pleasure to welcome you as...More

Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

we both had the jalisco, which is a chicken breast with spinach, mushrooms, cheese and some type of sauce. it was wonderful, chips were warm fresh, salsa was excellent. really liked the white salsa, could use some fresh jalapeños in it. this place wa s...More

GuestRelationsJohn, Guest Relations Manager at The Jalapeno Tree Mexican Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 15 November 2016

Hi there - We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your stop with us and are a fan of our food! It was an absolute pleasure to have you in as a guest and we do hope to see you again soon. In...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 416 E Broad St, Mineola, TX 75773-2106
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Mineola
  • Phone Number: +1 903-638-6901
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