The food was so good that I felt like I could have eaten the whole menu (minus the burritos since I have celiac disease and eat gluten free). and getting grumpy and wanted delicious food and drink on a friday night… but it seemed like the world was against me and then we went to Tex Mex. more. I had heard good things about this place so I thought it was worth a try. Illegal Jacks - Text Mex Grill . Unlimited juice for £4.55 and both both fajitas were £13.95 each.More, Visiting the Fringe and fancied sitting down and having a meal - alas Illegal Jacks is more like indoor street food. It was a wet Monday evening so it was pretty quiet, just as well because this place is tiny. Burrito cold and rice too much. One word. Lovely girl who served me who was really smily and made me feel really welcome. The burrito was very tasty and filling but with the decor and method of service left me thinking I was eating in a shed. Overall great experience. Currently Closed Until further notice Jack will be back! Decent prices. All the food is locally sourced. All in all think the food is let down by the style and staff. We'll be back. This place is ok, I wanted to check it out for a while but found it ok. My husband and I stopped in for a quick bite to eat since we had just arrived in Edinburgh and were starving but knew it was a bit too early for a full dinner. Our easy-to-use app shows you all the restaurants and nightlife options in your city, along with menus, photos, and reviews. At Illegal Jacks we serve the best Tex Mex burritos in Edinburgh. a wee bit early before our hotel was ready and found this gem across the street. Tex-Mex Restaurants in Edinburgh. I was surprised to discover this was the first Mexican restaurant to open in the whole of Scotland. it’s staple in my thought patterns when trying to think of somewhere to go and eat in town…. The tacos were pretty good, especially with jalapenos on top, but the nachos were amazing. Many of Edinburgh’s student hangouts gather around, Southside are two great parks. I would go back again but I think we would order one between two it was that large a portion. For the reviewer who could not figure out how to order - the 'order here' sign is...HUGE. Daytime Meal Deal - Burrito and Soft drink for £7.50 Monday - Friday, Noon to 4pm. Some of the best tex mex in all of Europe. Would definitely order from here again when visiting. The margaritas are good. Friendly staff. Unlimited juice for £4.55 and both both fajitas were £13.95 each. By this point the cocktails had worked their magic and my, Unit A3E North Quarter, Fort Kinnaird Shopping Centre. Time for an update! Wish we could have gone there a second time while we were in town. Huge burritos! Wish we could have gone there a second time while we were in town.More. Overall great experience. A really good Mexican restuarant I found late-​night in Edinburgh, when places all around seemed to be closing and I was hankering after some spice action. My husband had steak fajitas and I had the...usual chicken. Contact Numbers. Reserve a table 0131 629 2722. 3.9 20 Bewertungen. Superb fajitas (the seasoning on the chicken was fantastic) good. , fast and friendly service. It was so tasty and the portions was huge. We rank these hotels, restaurants, and attractions by balancing reviews from our members with how close they are to this location. When we arrived at Illegal Jack's, there was thankfully a table available for my family of 5. It was also a comfort to be able to dine with my whole family with no gluten on the table, so I didn't have to worry about getting sick. 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On a rare blue sky day in Edinburgh we found ourselves chilled from the motorcycle ride and in need of some heat — so Tex Mex seemed like a good idea. If you are a resident of another country or region, please select the appropriate version of Tripadvisor for your country or region in the drop-down menu. Hmm oh dear, how the great can fall. They're delicious, made with locally sourced ingredients, and are good value for money. I would go back again but I think we would order one between two it was that large a portion. Sadly I was not impressed with my food this time around. when we walked in had explained instead of a grunting 'welcome'. My husband and I went to Illegal Jack's for some food in-between shows of the Fringe. 47 Hanover Street EDINBURGH Midlothian EH2 2PJ. She doesn’t know what to do with disability, I was trying to sign language ‘write and paper’ she act like annoyed to me. The food was so good that I felt like I could have eaten the whole menu (minus the burritos since I have celiac disease and eat gluten free). I’m going to have to downgrade, unfortunately. More recently on Saturday with my boyfriend who has never been before. There are currently no reviews for this company. Come see why the RGV prefers Tex Mex Lounge “Great establishment with good, cold drinks and sexy women.” Roland V. “Non-stop entertainment in the RGV. While on holiday we ordered on line. However, it is always good to try out yourself and be inspired or disappointed! Went there for lunch myself whilst shopping. i was starving!!! Basic Mexican food with weak margaritas. All in all think the food is let down by the style and staff. Restaurants serving Tex-Mex cuisine in Edinburgh. usual chicken. We ordered chicken...tacos and chicken nachos. We were so hungry after climbing Arthur's Seat. Will definitely return when next in Edinburgh. The food was fine, and the service was friendly. Independent owner operated since 2009. It was lovely. Lots of local beers. Your review will appear immediately. I'd probably try elsewhere. i was in tex mex about three weeks ago after my boyfriend and i were turned away at two sushi restaurants because they were too full and couldn’t seat us until some ungodly time by which point i think my stomach would have eaten itself. Kontakte. Independent owner operated since 2009. I’ve been back a couple of times since I wrote my last review. Right! Zomato is the best way to discover great places to eat in your city. Cashier young lady were rude!! From a Scottish inspired haggis burrito to a vegan chilli bowl with vegan cheese, there was a lot of variety and healthy options. Reserve your package and get ready to experience Tex Mex in style! Tripadvisor gives a Travelers’ Choice award to accommodations, attractions and restaurants that consistently earn great reviews from travelers and are ranked within the top 10% of properties on Tripadvisor. I'm so glad my family found this restaurant online while we were vacationing in Edinburgh last week. Always have a great time when I go.” Juan T. Want to be an Entertainer? Another pleasant surprise from recent weeks! We were pleasantly surprised by how good the food was because Mexican food has been a bit of a challenge in the UK. 0131225... 01312251796. The burrito was very tasty and filling but with the decor and method of service left me thinking I was eating in a shed. Find the best Tex-Mex on Yelp: search reviews of 8 Edinburgh businesses by price, type, or location. Edinburgh, Vereinigtes Königreich. There was a little bit of a wait even though it wasn't busy but it was certainly worth the wait. Oh I love this place. Illegal Jack's burritos are certainly the best in Edinburgh, and also the best I personally have had anywhere!