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Los Jalapenos

1540 Fording Island Rd, Unit 2, Hilton Head, SC 29926-1174
+1 843-837-2333
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good31%
  • Average18%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“guacamole” (9 reviews)
“chicken” (4 reviews)
“chimichanga” (3 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
$$ - $$$
1540 Fording Island Rd, Unit 2, Hilton Head, SC 29926-1174
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Reviewed 7 December 2017

Really good food here . Very inexpensive . Very extensive menu . Very friendly wait staff. Not upscale, but down home goodness & value. The Margaritas are delicious too.

Thank champagnejello1
Reviewed 20 November 2017

Stopped for lunch. The lunch mine is large and with plenty of variety. The starting salsa was mild and the chip temperature was warm. Ordered the chicken tacos and WOW, the salsa that came with them was HOT. Now I can bear a lot of...More

Thank Zep_58
Reviewed 27 August 2017

Seems like a failed attempt at high end Mexican. Neither high end nor very Mexican. Acceptable for a quick bite but a bit on the pricey side.

Thank DrParticle
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

Great food and service. Special taco was fabulous. Stopped on way to Hilton Head Island. Quickly served friendly staff

Thank Mayri L
Reviewed 21 July 2017

My kids like this place. Why? I can't understand why? The food is fair. The service is fair to poor. We were greeted by the hostess and three waiters talking very loudly. I guessed they were arguing about who was getting the next party? Finally...More

Thank tab845
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

The chips and salsa, the margaritas, the food. It was all just okay. nothing special. Not worth the time unless you are really hungry.

Thank Jlk57
Reviewed 16 July 2017

My experience at Los Jalapeños registered less than stellar across the board. The food, the service, and the atmosphere all ranked below average. Although my dining companions stated their dishes were good, my plate was anything but classic Mexican fare. The quesadilla tasted like a...More

Reviewed 13 July 2017

What a great meal for the money . I usually get the tour of Mexico which comes on two large plates for 12 dollars . The Margaritas are huge & delicious . The bean dip & the fresh table side made guaq is the best...More

Thank champagnejello1
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Authentic Mexican food, robust with lots of flavor. Servings fill - but not overstuff - you. Complimentary chips and salsa are made with authentic salsa. Staff is very attentive and sweet. I will definitely go again - and bring a group next time!

Thank Tarisse S
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

I needed up here after trying to get in the top rated in the area. After they ignored me I left and came here. The service was fast and consistent. The food was good too.

1  Thank Jonathan J
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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 - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1540 Fording Island Rd, Unit 2, Hilton Head, SC 29926-1174
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Hilton Head
  • Phone Number: +1 843-837-2333
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