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El Jacalito Mexican Restaurant

1207 Cedar St, Bandera, TX 78003
+1 830-460-3853
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Overview
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good28%
  • Average13%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“breakfast tacos” (11 reviews)
“refried beans” (3 reviews)
“enchiladas” (5 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Spanish
PRICE
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LOCATION
1207 Cedar St, Bandera, TX 78003
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1 - 10 of 51 reviews

Reviewed 21 January 2018

Their breakfast tacos are excellent, the staff is very nice. Their hours vary so check before you go.

Thank Nancy S
Reviewed 23 August 2017

Friendly staff and extensive choices for Breakfast Tacos. We discovered this side street restaurant on a recent visit to the Texas Hill Country. Fresh and Hot and Plentiful breakfast tacos. We were invited back for the lunch special, but could not fit another visit into...More

Thank Don C
Reviewed 8 August 2017

I've eaten at El Jacalito many times. Excellent food and fun staff. It's worth finding it to enjoy the food.

Thank medtxmed
Reviewed 20 July 2017

My girls LOVE their Bulldogs special (three bean and cheese tacos w/ a glass of ice tea for $5.) We get two, and my 4 girls scarf them down on their way to school. We were going to be in town for a few hours...More

Thank Donna S
Reviewed 10 July 2017

This has been the worst Mexican food I have attempted to eat. Starting with the choices of drinks, I love coffee but due to heart problems I am stuck with Decaffeinated drinks; they do not have any. I am not much of an egg person...More

Thank DTaxMan
Reviewed 3 May 2017

My dad had the two porkchops with eggs, refried beans and potatoes, it was big and delicious, I had the breakfast special for 2.99 and it was a delicious enchilada filled with bacon eggs and cheese, mjam. Simple seating, nothing fancy, nice staff and big...More

Thank SandBen12
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Just happened by this place and gosh, it is a hole in the wall. BUT, the food was awesome! It leaves you with that craving, to die for, oh so good Mexican Food. I'll be back :)

1  Thank Gregg Lea R
Reviewed 26 March 2017

My sister lives nearby and she raves about this place. So when we last visited Texas the entire family, 8 of us, went for breakfast. We had three children all under the age of 11 and five hungry adults, some of us jettlagged. Our breakfast...More

Thank Abbeyjackson
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

I have only eaten here for breakfast. Nevertheless, the breakfast tacos "rock". The service is quick and nice. I am gonna' treat myself to lunch and/or dinner soon. The atmosphere is casual and relaxed.

Thank econn007
Reviewed 27 February 2017

Hi, how ya'll doin? My review of this Mexican food joint is not going to be flattering. "Owner has a B.A." means BAD ATTITUDE!! We went to Bandera to ride the Twisted Sisters and the ride and views were great! However, this restaurant was awful....More

Thank wheelbme
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Spanish
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Wednesday
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Friday
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1207 Cedar St, Bandera, TX 78003
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Bandera County  >  Bandera
  • Phone Number: +1 830-460-3853
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