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THIS RESTAURANT IS CLOSED Jalapeno's

2702 Kirby Dr. (Westheimer Rd.) Send to Phone
713-524-1668
River Oaks Tex-Mex cuisine with flair, fun and excellent spinach enchiladas.
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Lunch & Dinner daily, Brunch Sun.
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THIS RESTAURANT IS CLOSED Jalapeno's Restaurant Review

: A visit to this bright Upper Kirby cantina decked out in eye-popping colors and playful artwork on the walls is always a fiesta. It hops at happy hour, which features more than 40 tequilas and most every Mexican beer. We like the innovative menu items like crawfish quesadillas, quail frito or outstanding spinach enchiladas---a dish that’s creamy and garlicky, with just the right amount of bite from poblano peppers. They're evenly matched on a combo plate with corn enchiladas that are sweet yet spiked with onions. Seafood fans go for the extensive fresh fare from the Gulf, including snapper and shrimp Cancun, baked in a banana leaf. Traditional fajitas are even done right here: charred and tender with rosy centers and sizzling onions and peppers on the side.

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