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El Jaripeo

$$ - $$$Mexican,
1750 Timberwood Blvd, Charlottesville, VA 22911-7593
+1 434-296-9300
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good36%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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Mexican, Southwestern
$$ - $$$
1750 Timberwood Blvd, Charlottesville, VA 22911-7593
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1 - 10 of 43 reviews

Reviewed 11 August 2017

I honestly should have written a review for this place 5 years ago. This is by far my FAVORITE restaurant in all of Charlottesville! My family has eaten there about once a week for the past 5 years. The food is AMAZING, the staff is...More

Thank Holly F
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

Just a few miles from our hotel we decided to give this place a shot. We were greeted warmly and seated immediately which was nice. Our waitress came right over for our drink order, beer and water (guess who ordered water), and we ordered a...More

Thank JT03
Reviewed 27 October 2016

I had dinner at El Jaripedo with my wife, the food was good as was the service. I would eat here again

Thank amosapparel
Reviewed 18 October 2016

This is a branch that has opened recently in Ruckersville. It is the hottest that has hit Ruckersville ever. (not too many things happen in Ruckersville. The food is ooooh so good. The service is excellent. They have lunch menus Monday thru Friday @ 5.25!...More

Thank MaryAnneH2
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

El Jaripeo has become part of our regular dinner rotation. Their food is top notch with many different types of entrees all prepared deliciously. It is Mexican food at its finest - better than most we have had when visiting Mexico. The service is very...More

Thank JB M
Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

Good traditional taste. Good portions. Great salsa. Reminds me of home in Arizona. Clean and comfortable

Thank 161sec
Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

Not exactly the first place you would think of for great chicken soup but it's number one on my list. Fun, family restaurant near Forest Lakes North

1  Thank Peter R
Reviewed 9 July 2016

We have visited El Jaripeo several times both as eat in and take out. The food has always been quite good, and they have some specials that are quite reasonably priced. The atmosphere is nice and the service friendly and good. I was not, however,...More

Thank norskies
Reviewed 6 June 2016

This review is for the new El Jaripeo location in Ruckersville across from Walmart in the shopping center. It is not in the TA data base yet. It is excellent.

Thank Skip D
Reviewed 28 December 2015

Try getting the vegetarian quesadilla and having chicken added. That way, you get the best of both sides of the menu. There were enough chips and salsa left over to make a snack the next day. Our order was to go and the place was...More

Thank Gina S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1750 Timberwood Blvd, Charlottesville, VA 22911-7593
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Charlottesville
  • Phone Number: +1 434-296-9300
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