Thought the food was your typical Mexican fare. Good homemade flour tortillas. My husband had the enchilada dinner. Huge plate but only one enchilada.
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If you are hungry for a good quality food, visit the place ! They make really authentic and super delicious food ! Thats my number 1 Mexican cuisine in Jackson, best fresh pinca coladas and shrimp enchiladas !! Amazingly lovely staff and heaven desserts!
We stopped here after a long day of hiking in the mountains. Upon entering, we waited for a few minutes at the hostess desk for seating. When no one approached, we got the attention of a server standing near the tortilla making station looking at...More
Enjoyed family lunch at El Abuelito's. The food was regular tex-mex flair with ample sitting space and quick service. The portion size was on the bigger side which compensated for slightly higher prices for entree's.
Service was fair and the drinks were good but the food is average at best. I found the food very bland for Mexican food. I would go back but not choose it over other options.
From the greeting by a lovely young lady... to her young brother who seated us, then the gentlemanly soft-spoken older son who looked after us at the table... and the grandmother behind the tortilla booth doing her home made tortillas... the love of serving wholesome...More
I'm pretty sure that my review from 2 years ago was not very... um... kind. I was back in Jackson with some friends recently and we went there again. My meal was really good. I have to take back any negative stuff that I may...More
El Abuelito Mexican Restaurant is where the locals go, according to a manager of a very busy, very touristy Main St bar. He was right. The crowd on our Sunday night visit was lively and mostly local. This attractive restaurant is a short walk away...More