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El Jinete

Hwt. 129, Jefferson, GA 30549-1670
+1 706-693-2177
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good34%
  • Average14%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“fajitas” (2 reviews)
“steak” (3 reviews)
“mexican food” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
$$ - $$$
Hwt. 129, Jefferson, GA 30549-1670
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Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

Went in for dinner after a long day of traveling. The drinks seemed to be from mixers instead of fresh. We shared a fajita and it was extremely dry. The staff seemed nice. Wouldn't go again.

Thank Megan L
Reviewed 24 May 2017

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
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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 14 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 Samuel D
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 7 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 24 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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hwt. 129, Jefferson, GA 30549-1670
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Jefferson
  • Phone Number: +1 706-693-2177
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