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Jalapenos' The Hottest Mexican

200 US Highway 41, Schererville, IN 46375-1206
+1 219-864-8862
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good23%
  • Average14%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible21%
Travellers talk about
“guacamole” (2 reviews)
“tacos” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
$$ - $$$
200 US Highway 41, Schererville, IN 46375-1206
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Nice place for casual Mexican food, ordered the chorizo fundito and the steak quesadilla, both were delicious. Sat at the bar and had a couple half priced margaritas which were also delicious. Our bartender Kyle gave us wonderful service. Worth checking out.

Thank John M
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

Stopped in for lunch and had a lunch special where you choose 3 items. This also includes beans, rice, and soup or salad for around $8-9. A great value. Food is just average. Nothing spectacular and nothing offensive. The theming here is neat. You won't...More

Thank KASK2001
Reviewed 27 March 2017

Their menu is extensive and, from the few dishes we had for lunch, done well. You cannot go wrong with the Chef Jaime's specials. They are on the menu, so must be seved everyday. The mole is one of the better ones I have eaten...More

Thank DrParticle
Reviewed 19 March 2017

I've been to this restaurant many times over the years with family and friends but our last visit was very disappointing. The service was terrible and the food was not nearly as good as usual. Our server seemed very inexperienced, was slow, did not refill...More

Thank marie b
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

I wonder if the owners have changed because service was not what we are used to.Wife and I were seated in a small table with plenty other options available.Server took our order and brought us food and we never saw her again until we were...More

Thank David T
Reviewed 3 October 2016

Go to this restaurant hungry.....they give you a lot of food on your plate.....food was very good, chips and salsa on the table also very good. Wife took home a "doggie bag" and I had all I could do to finish my meal. Good wait...More

Thank Randall S
Reviewed 13 September 2016

This used to be a very good Mexican restaurant. Now the food is spicier and spicier. The service is not very good. The dining room needs a very good steam cleaning because all the tables feel sticky. If you have several people in your party,...More

Thank customer1114
Reviewed 3 July 2016

my husband and I had our dinner on the patio... the weather was gorgeous.. the atmosphere relaxing ....the food was GREAT! I had the Chili Rellenos... VERY GOOD.. my husband had chicken chimichangas... LOVED them!!! The music was GREAT!!! We asked what station it was,...More

Thank Linden1022
Reviewed 24 May 2016

Our friends who live in the area suggested we try Jalapenos. They had been there before and liked it. We arrived at 5pm on a Saturday and surprisingly there was no wait. Our server was friendly and courteous and he seemed to be new but...More

Thank Bill G
Reviewed 20 May 2016 via mobile

My daughter and I had an early Sunday lunch, staff greeeted us kindly and yes the food was excellent. Loved the tacos!!!!

Thank CCheeks
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 200 US Highway 41, Schererville, IN 46375-1206
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Schererville
  • Phone Number: +1 219-864-8862
  • E-mail
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