El Jalapeño

Mexican restaurant

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Breakfast

Served from 11 am to 2 pm

Chilaquiles

 $11

Smothered tortilla chips in roja or verde salsa topped with queso fresco, lime sour cream and red onion. 

Add Meat $4

Sopes Benedicto

 $10

Served on fresh masa sopes with chorizo, poached eggs & topped with chipotle Hollandaise sauce.  

Huevos Ranchero

 $10

2 over easy eggs served on top of tostadas with ranchero sauce, lime sour cream, served with Spanish rice and black beans.

appetizers

Elotes

 $6

Street style corn on the cob topped with lime aioli and grated queso fresco.

Guacamole

 $9

Smashed fresh avocados topped with pico de gallo & pork rinds.

Fried Quesadilla de Hongos 

 $9

Fresh masa filled with queso Chihuahua, sautéed mushrooms and topped salsa verde and lime sour cream.

Calamari

 $10

Fried calamari served with chipotle cocktail sauce and habanero mignonette.

tacos 

Three per order, served on housemade corn tortilla.

Make it a Dinner for only $4

Carne Asada*

 $12

Skirt steak with cilantro and onions.

Brisket *

 $12

Slow cooked brisket with onion and cilantro.

Al Pastor *

 $11

Thin sliced marinated pork with onions, cilantro & pineaple.

Pollo*

 $11

Seared marinated chicken thighs with cilantro & salsa verde. 

Camarón *

 $13

Fried shrimp with chipotle aioli and pico de gallo.

Fish *

 $11

Pan fried tilapia with honey jalapeño aioli and citrus slaw.

Veggie

 $11

Sautéed mushrooms, rajas with lime sour cream and cilantro, served with queso fresco.

Gringo Tacos *

 $11

Ground beef served in a hard shell with lettuce, tomatoes, lime sour cream and queso fresco.

Soups

Chicken Tortilla Soup* 

 $10

Chicken broth with shredded chicken, tortilla strips, lime sour cream and cilantro.

Pozole* 

 $12

Hominy soup with pork and guajillo pepper broth. Served with cabbage, radish and tostadas. 

Sides

Your choice $3

Rapini - Cebollitas - Pico de Gallo - Sour Cream - Cheese - Rice - Avocado

DRINKS

Your choice $3

Coffee (Bustello) - Tea Hot/Cold - Horchata - Jamaica - Sangria - Mexican Coke - Jarritos - Root Beer - Pellegrino

Orange Juice $4 - Virgin Margarita $4 - Coca Cola Products $1

 Please note * 

*These items are cooked to order, consuming raw or undercooked meats, poultry, seafood, shellfish or eggs may increase your risk of foodborne illness.

 
 
 
 
 

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Mexican Restaurant

Chicago, IL 60618

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