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Eljefe Mexican Restaurant

$$ - $$$Mexican,
200 E Main Cross St, Edinburgh, IN 46124-1417
+1 812-526-5887
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good32%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“enchiladas” (2 reviews)
“el jefe” (6 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
Mexican, Southwestern
$$ - $$$
200 E Main Cross St, Edinburgh, IN 46124-1417
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Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

We had the Steak, chicken, shrimp fajitas for 2 ($21.95). OMG were they awesome!! The best I have ever had. They were served with rice & beans, but honestly, there was so much food we couldn’t eat it all - maybe due to the all...More

Thank ghosner
Reviewed 21 February 2018

One of the many spots to eat on Main Street in Edinburgh, the El Jefe Mexican Restaurant is by far one of the favorites. Authentic mexican cuisine in a cozy, eclectic setting with endless chips and salsa. Good service and typically no waiting to be...More

Thank jason d
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

We eat at least once a month there. When our Son comes back to Indiana we have to take him there within 24 hours of landing.

Thank Sherri S
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

In town on business and searched this app for our Tuesday night dinner. Mexican seemed to be the only food the 8 of us could agree on so we stopped in and were immediately seated at one of the two enormous tables. The gratis chips...More

1  Thank kkibby43
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

I have been coming here for years. Service is always great; as well as their food. They have rotating lunch specials that are good if you are on a budget. Always tough to decide what to eat because everything is good.

2  Thank man_of_amy
Reviewed 23 December 2016

Visited here on a business trip to Columbus. Had the enchiladas, really tasty. Beer was cold and the price was right.

Thank Keith A
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Clean friendly restaurant in quiet town just 5 minutes from Edinburgh outlet mall. The interior is beautiful with wooden chairs all decorated with horses, people, and flowers in such vibrant colors. Food portions are always great for the price and service is always fast. Also...More

1  Thank mommacatt
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Nice little Mexican in downtown Edinburgh. Bright colourful. Inexpensive. Great food. Friendly service.

Thank MattManDo
Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

Excellent Mexican run little joint. Service is attentive. The food is excellent and the choices amazing.

Thank kawidd
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

You may not expect to find excellent Mexican food in the "middle" of Indiana but that's exactly what you'll get at El Jefe. Menu is huge so it takes a while to decide what to order, but everything we've tried so far has been yummy....More

Thank AikenAva2
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:30 PM
10:30 AM - 9:30 PM
10:30 AM - 9:30 PM
10:30 AM - 9:30 PM
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 200 E Main Cross St, Edinburgh, IN 46124-1417
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Edinburgh
  • Phone Number: +1 812-526-5887
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