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Jalapeno Fresh Grill

1582 Rutherford Rd, Marion, NC 28752-5656
+1 828-652-5154
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good16%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“corn cakes” (7 reviews)
“guacamole” (8 reviews)
“bean dip” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly
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1582 Rutherford Rd, Marion, NC 28752-5656
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Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

I have eaten here twice with both times being very good. I had shrimp special burritos and they were very good.

Thank Sandi C
Reviewed 3 April 2017

We had lunch at this restaurant a few weeks ago and it lives up to the raves it gets. The service was great and the food was delicious. Could use a little more authentic decorations but who cares if the food is good and the...More

1  Thank 219anitaw
Reviewed 26 March 2017

We met up for a lunch date with family & chose this place based on trip advisor reviews. It's everything I read about & more. Food was authentic Mexican with California style options too. I was pleasantly surprised with the creative touches of some gourmet...More

1  Thank petprairie
Reviewed 22 February 2017

Everything is made fresh when ordered, so takes a while if busy. Had the Salmon Atlanta, which was out of this world. A big piece of salmon with a raspberry sauce and rice under fish. The veggies were stir fried and perfect. The was salsa...More

1  Thank Sue1944
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Very different- fresh and creative menu! Each dish was well presented- good variety- a taste of everything. A little too much food especially at lunch.

Thank Bea S
Reviewed 9 February 2017

My sister and I met for lunch today at Jalapeno Fresh Grill. It was our first visit. We were promptly seated and brought chips and bean dip and they also had a salsa bar. I had the lunch Chicken Fajitas. Delicious and such a large...More

Thank Nita J
Reviewed 7 February 2017

Second time here. Family operation with tasty food that is well presented. Father is a trained chef and the food shows it. They justifiably show pride in their restaurant. Great food, good value, Will be back.

1  Thank Bill P
Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

After reading reviews on JFG we gave it a try. Food was good...service a bit slow (they need more waiters)....grilled taco and chile rellenos were good. Other reviewers say it's the best Mexican they've had...that's a stretch...but it's as good as most.

3  Thank CharlotteTraveler7
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Not only were they very friendly but the food was amazing. I am a vegetarian and they had plenty of choices for me to pick from. Also the portion sizes made for two meals, which was perfect for people on a budget.

Thank TheDovers
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

The vegetarian burrito with outstanding with questo sauce on top and the veggie fajitas were excellent too. Chips and bean dip very good plus they had a salas bar. Server was funny and entertaining. Definitely worth stoping if you are in the area.

Thank Lisa M
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27 September 2016|
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Response from Linda P | Reviewed this property |
Don't know hours. We went bout 5pm. Not crowded then, but more people were coming in when we left. If you are in Marion NC, definitely good there! Best Mexican food I've had and very friendly people
5 September 2015|
Response from Colaknitwit62 | Reviewed this property |
Maybe you could find it on Yelp?
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1582 Rutherford Rd, Marion, NC 28752-5656
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Marion
  • Phone Number: +1 828-652-5154
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