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El Jalapeno - CLOSED

501 Simpson Ave, Hoquiam, WA 98550-3620
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15 Mar 2017
6 Oct 2014
“2 thumbs up!”
Restaurant Hours Closed
501 Simpson Ave, Hoquiam, WA 98550-3620
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Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

Passed through here right after they opened several years ago. Reordered my favorite (Carne Asada plate), also Carne Asada Tacos, Caldo de Pollo and the daily special of chicken flautas. Having lived in Texas over 60 years, I promise you this is the real deal...More

Thank Jack M
Reviewed 6 October 2014

Looking for a quick lunch, I did a quick Trip Advisor search and came up with El Jalapeño. Thanks once again, Trip Advisor!!! The carnitas are crispy and tasty, with the addition of fried onions in the mix! Yum! Also like the fried Serrano chile...More

Thank timot61
Reviewed 24 September 2013 via mobile

The reviews brought us here. Not much from the outside nor inside but the food and value make this dining experience a winner. From the chips, salsa and enchiladas to service all two thumbs up. This is as close to authentic mexican food as I...More

1  Thank TeamFlounder
Reviewed 18 September 2013

This little place is absolute perfection in authentic Mexican tacos. I have several favorite places around my hometown and this place topped them all! I choose pollo (chicken), pastor (pork), and barbacoa (bbq) tacos, while my byf went for the carnita tacos. The meat was...More

Thank Sarah P
Reviewed 13 June 2013

Looking for dinner on our way home from a backpacking trip, we stopped at El Jalapeño. Tortillas made in-house rock and there are pickled veggies instead of chips. Great, authentic flavors. My wife, who grew up in California and lived for a time in Mexico,...More

1  Thank Jack D
Reviewed 28 April 2013

The mister and I stopped after a trip to Ocean Shores. It had good reviews, so thought we'd give it a try. We love all types of Mexican food. It was easy to find. The restaurant itself was clean, but very dumpy. It could really...More

1  Thank SnorkelKollie
Reviewed 2 April 2013

Great fresh food. Locally owned. Recommend to everyone looking for a wonderful meal. Very personable staff.

Thank 5Lana1234
Reviewed 21 December 2012

This place is really a gem. What a surprise to find very good Mexican food in this small Hoquiam restaurant. Best fish tacos we've had in years and the sopes are divine. The tamales taste like my mother made them. The food is beautifully and...More

Thank corkev
Reviewed 6 September 2012

This is a small, unobtrusive quiet restaurant. The food is great, prices reasonable. Have eaten there 2 times and can't wait to go back. Next order will be for Tortas. Their sauces are wonderful and they have some pickled side dishes. The official name of...More

1  Thank beach98569
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
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  • Address: 501 Simpson Ave, Hoquiam, WA 98550-3620
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Hoquiam
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