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El Jimador

1705 E Lamar Alexander Pkwy, Maryville, TN 37804-6202
+1 865-681-6040
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good30%
  • Average18%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“steak fajitas” (2 reviews)
“mexican food” (8 reviews)
“ground beef” (3 reviews)
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11:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
1705 E Lamar Alexander Pkwy, Maryville, TN 37804-6202
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Reviewed 1 week ago

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.

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 15 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 28 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
Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

Consistently good service and food. Highly recommend this restaurant for great mexican food. We eat here often!

Thank Heathbo77
Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

We've ate here before and it wasn't all that great however, this time was different. Ordered my typical chicken chimichanga and it was brought out while I was still placing my order. HOT PLATE! Seriously, the service was very quick with no errors. Waitress was...More

Thank David B
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28 October 2015|
Response from Susan S | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
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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