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El Jalisco Mexican Restaurant

4 Skyway Dr, Williamstown, KY 41097-9420
+1 859-824-4777
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good32%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“charro beans” (2 reviews)
“chimichanga” (5 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:00All hours
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
4 Skyway Dr, Williamstown, KY 41097-9420
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Being the only restaurant in the area of the Ark Encounter other than the ones in tne Ark Encounter...we thought....Oh Well...let's try it.. Wow we were pleasantly surprised...The decor was amazing. The food was fabulous and the service was great.

Thank beachair25
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

When I got off the highway and saw the place I thought, no way, when I saw only 6 cars in the parking lot at high noon, again the alarm went off but I was hungry and don’t like fast food. I ordered and they...More

Thank Robert W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Actually there are several Mexican food available in Williamstown, but this is the best or one of the best. Small, family operated, and excellent food and service.

1  Thank sebringgeezers
Management response:Responded 4 weeks ago

We really appreciate you taking the time and sharing your experience at El Jalisco. This will help us tremendously. Cheers! see you next time amigos!

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Waiter was good. It was very busy. The food was fine. There were four of us and my meal was ok but the other meals were delicious. Price was great!! Very crowded!!

1  Thank Bennett2Sons
Management response:Responded 4 weeks ago

Glad to know you guys had a great time with us! Hello from the Jalisco Team.

Reviewed 15 September 2017

traveling with another couple...we each had a different entrée...mine was shrimp tacos with beans and rice, another had California burrito and enchiladas..don't remember the fourth person. food was OK. a little on the cold side. the person that took our drink order couldn't understand us...the...More

1  Thank Gregory S
Reviewed 14 September 2017

After a day of touring the Ark Encounter we went to the closest restaurant and had a very good Mexican meal. However, service was slow.

1  Thank Ron C
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Love the atmosphere! They give you chips with salsa and a white sauce for dipping. The white sauce is the best.

1  Thank sftbll1925
Reviewed 17 August 2017

We visited this restaurant in the evening after going to Ark Encounter. It was great. The food was delicious and portions were generous.

1  Thank Linda C
Reviewed 15 August 2017

Some friends we hadn't seen for almost 20 years were coming through Ky, and asked my husband and me to meet them to tour the Ark. We needed to grab lunch beforehand, and we saw El Jalisco. We decided to give it a try, and...More

1  Thank MerMer93
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Stopped here out of convenience after visiting the Ark and was hesitant from the look of the outside and lot. Very glad we stopped. Very prompt service with pleasant staff and reasonable prices! Excellent food! Even the lunch portion was more than enough and the...More

Thank Krista H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 Skyway Dr, Williamstown, KY 41097-9420
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Williamstown
  • Phone Number: +1 859-824-4777
El Jalisco formula is simple: fresh ingredients, authentic recipes and expert assembly go into each and every one of our burritos, tacos, quesadillas and Mexican plates.
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