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Jalapenos

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Mexican, Latin, Southwestern, Spanish
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314 N 2nd Ave, Sandpoint, ID 83864-1421
+1 208-263-2995
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Sandpoint, Idaho
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We eat at Jalapenos fairly often, and it is always delicious. The waitresses are exceptionally friendly and do a great job! We highly recommend Jalapenos for group events and family meals :-)

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Thank holyrude
Jalapeños S, Owner at Jalapenos, responded to this review

Thank you for continuing to choose Jalapenos! We appreciate your business and this great review. More 

Post Falls, Idaho
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56 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have reviewed Jalapeños before, and they are still one of the best Mexican restaurants outside of San Diego I have been to. When we want San Diego style Mexican food, this is our go to place. I have never been disappointed in there food or service. I love tacos and I think theirs are some of the best. If... More 

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Thank Billbear56
Jalapeños S, Owner at Jalapenos, responded to this review

Thank you for your repeat business, multiple reviews, and recommendation! We appreciate you and look forward to many more visits to come! More 

1 review
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

We had a craving for Mexican food, and Jalepenos delivered. The decor is classic American-Mexican restaurant. The prices we more than reasonable and the margaritas were decent. The food was very good, exactly what we were expecting, and hit the spot for sure. The spinach enchiladas, however, were absolutely the star of the show and one of the highlights of... More 

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Thank Kyle W
Jalapeños S, Owner at Jalapenos, responded to this review

Thanks Kyle! We're happy you found us and hope to serve you again in the future. More 

Provo, United States
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 February 2017

Excellent chips and salsa! My husband loved his Snapper Vera Cruz! I on the other hand did not enjoy my fish tacos! I will go again and try something else on the menu. Maybe the Enchiladas Suiza that seem to be rated hightly. The service was excellent. The prices are reasonable. The atmosphere was typical. Parking can be difficult so... More 

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Thank Donald M
Jalapeños S, Owner at Jalapenos, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback. I'm sorry to hear that your fish tacos were less than excellent. I'm glad you'll give us another try, and I hope we can better satisfy your palate on your next visit. More 

Hayden Lake, Idaho
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108 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Menu has all the variety on Mexican Cuisine and nice selection of beers. Decided to go with something different and tried Fish Tacos. Not bad but I would stick with more traditional dishes. Husband had burger, nice pile of fries but extra charge for cheese. Over all good.

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Thank Tatitulov
Jalapeños S, Owner at Jalapenos, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing, Tatitulov. I hope we get another chance to serve you to deliver the 4 or 5 star experience we strive for everyday. More 

Paso Robles Wine Region, California
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 January 2017

I am a big fan of Mexican food, and am pretty picky! Love their food. I could eat here at least once a week and never get tired of it. I usually get the fajita salad..... very tasty! The staff is always very nice and offer great service.

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Thank Shari K
Jalapeños S, Owner at Jalapenos, responded to this review

Thank you for the very kind words, Shari K! We look forward to serving you again. More 

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10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

Went on Saturday for lunch We go there quite often and have never been disappointed Today we had the queso dip and chicken street tacos to start Then the shrimp taco and the California burrito it was all so super good and fresh and tasty Service was great as usual

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Thank Jennifer R
Jalapeños S, Owner at Jalapenos, responded to this review

Thank you for the great review, Jennifer. We appreciate you continuing to dine with us. See you again soon! More 

Sandpoint, Idaho
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 November 2016

This is my son's favorite restaurant. They are very accommodating for large groups and families. I recommend the Mexican Chalupa and the huckleberry lemonade, my favorites. My husband orders the Enchiladas Suiza almost every time. The other thing we like is the prices, which are reasonable. The food comes quickly too. This is our go-to spot when we're in a... More 

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Thank saraslyexplorer
Jalapeños S, Owner at Jalapenos, responded to this review

Thank you for continuing to choose Jalapenos and for sharing your feedback! Please give your son a high five for us - he has great taste! More 

Sandpoint, Idaho
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69 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 October 2016

When I have friends who like "typical" Mexican food, this is where I go. The food is fine, cooked and presented nicely, but nothing unusual. However, the service here is really excellent and their margueritas good.

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Thank Kam M
Jalapeños S, Owner at Jalapenos, responded to this review

Thank you for recommending us to your friends! We'd like to make a better impression on you and we'll keep trying! More 

Calgary, Canada
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34 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 September 2016

First of all, i have to say that the chips and salsa were fantastic. the rest of the meal was pretty good, but the salsas were really impressive. Now then, the waitress: she seemed to be fairly inconvenienced by our visit, and even came across as a little snappy.. I'm not high and mighty by any means, but i don't... More 

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Thank Russell P
Jalapeños S, Owner at Jalapenos, responded to this review

Thanks for sharing your feedback, Russell. I take it very seriously. I'm glad our famous chips and salsa hit the mark, and apologize for the service experience. We strive for much more and usually deliver. Please consider giving us another chance on your next visit to Sandpoint. More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, Latin, Southwestern, Spanish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Television
Good for
Cheap Eats, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 20:00
Monday
11:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
Saturday
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 314 N 2nd Ave, Sandpoint, ID 83864-1421
  • Location: United States  >  Idaho (ID)  >  Sandpoint
  • Phone Number: +1 208-263-2995

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?