We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

El Jinete

) #4 of 30 Restaurants in Jefferson ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Mexican
Hwt. 129, Jefferson, GA 30549-1670
+1 706-693-2177
Website
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good35%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“tacos” (2 reviews)
“steak” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
CUISINES
Mexican
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Hwt. 129, Jefferson, GA 30549-1670
Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / PAYBACK
50
Reviews (34)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 34 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I eat here on a regular basis for lunch, the food is always excellent and the service is great. The only thing they could improve on is getting the check to you quicker rather than you having to ask for it.

Thank S4305WEstevenb
A TripAdvisor Member
201
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

My husband and I used to go to El Jinete all the time. We always thought the staff was friendly and there was never a wait. After they made new menus, however, the prices went up and the quality of the food went down. The...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Love El Jinete! We have eaten here for years and it has always been owned by the same family. We used to eat there when they were in the old ingles shopping center and still do. Great food good service!

Thank Dirk J
Reviewed 3 March 2017

My wife and I stopped here on the way to a Wedding in South Carolina. The food was good, the portions generous, the prices reasonable and the service friendly. Good place to stop if you like Tex/Mex.

Thank sjdavisiv
Reviewed 27 January 2017

Great little place to stop and eat right off the highway. Wait staff was very friendly and the service was very fast. The food was ok I had the quesadilla and felt the onion and green pepper could have been cut smaller and cooked longer...More

Thank Michael H
Reviewed 6 December 2016

Very friendly staff. Better than average food. I eat there about every 2 months. We had my son's wedding rehearsal dinner there and everyone had a good experience!!!!

Thank tomhukfin
Reviewed 8 September 2016

This restaurant is located @ I-85 and Hwy., 129. The atmosphere is great, the food is fresh and hot. You are greeted upon entering the restaurant. Thursday night is Live music on the patio. Great place to unwind. FYI - When you leave and going...More

Thank Judy A
Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

My favourite restaurant in Jefferson. I eat here very often for the friendly staff, great service, incredible food and affordable prices!

Thank Pineappclo
Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

Waiters are very nice. Food is great! You get alot for your money. The prices are not too high. Very very good.

Thank mrsbrd
Reviewed 7 July 2016

Good food and service. Always a pleasure to eat here. within walking distance of the hotel. Friendly staff, good and drinks.

Thank marynbob2016
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Iron Pig BBQ & Stew
42 reviews
6.61 km away
Beef 'O' Brady's
20 reviews
4.53 km away
Dairy Queen
8 reviews
6.08 km away
Nearby Attractions
Pendergrass Flea Market
39 reviews
1.68 km away
Crawford W Long Museum
17 reviews
7.11 km away
Hurricane Shoals Park & Historical Heritage Village
32 reviews
11.26 km away
Chateau Elan Winery
189 reviews
17.51 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from El Jinete staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hwt. 129, Jefferson, GA 30549-1670
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Jefferson
  • Phone Number: +1 706-693-2177
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing