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Viva Mexican Restaurant

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$$ - $$$
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14 Turntable Jct, Flemington, NJ 08822-1542
+1 908-788-0744
11:00 - 22:00
Closed now
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Sun 12:00 - 20:00
Tue - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Bloomington, Indiana
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26 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

I thought the food was good but my husband said it had no seasoning. Nice outdoor seating but they were short on staff so asked us to eat inside. They are very stingy on the chips and salsa (given 15 chips for the two of us), you pay for a refill. Probably won't go back.

Thank elalucas
Level Contributor
26 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It is simple folks, there is no any good mexican restaurant around Flemington or Clinton or Lebanon or Annandale or Somerville. First of all we ordered 1 diet coke and 1 sprite. They were not cold. If you can't serve alcohol to people and if you have to serve only soft drinks you have to keep them cold. We ordered... More 

Thank hknyrgnc
Flemington, New Jersey
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 22 March 2017

I dine at Viva Mexico at least once ever two weeks. The best carne aseda I have ever tasted and I have tried it in many places (CA, TX, NYC). Service is polite, friendly, and professional. The atmosphere is very relaxing. It is a BYOB and we generally bring wine, but I believe they provide mixers.

Thank William S
Level Contributor
34 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

We just found our favorite Mexican restaurant! The combination plate with mole sauce was delicious. My wife had the enchiladas with red sauce. There was a live band too. Very friendly and good service. The portion was large enough where neither of us had room for dessert. We absolutely cannot wait to go back.

Thank Kevin D
1 review
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

I have been a patron to Viva Mexico for 8 years. Sense they have opened their new location they have screwed up my order 5 times. I even ask them to repeat the order sense I have come to expect this. Not only that but if u call 20 minuets before they close they will refuse your order. There has... More 

Thank katherine l
North Scituate, Rhode Island
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 7 February 2017 via mobile

Great food and great service, enough said! but TripAdvisor made me type at least 100 characters and I made it.

Thank mszymanski42
Flemington, New Jersey
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17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

My family has been frequenting this establishment for 2 years and the food remains consistently good however the cost and service are deteriorating. The price goes up and now they add automatic gratuity of 20% on our bill for a family of 5 meanwhile the service is mediocre at best. I suppose they know this and that's why they automatically... More 

Thank GladToBeTraveling
New Jersey
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193 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 January 2017

This gem of a restaurant is located in Turntable Junction. The restaurant is colorful and comfortable. The service is quick and friendly. The salsa is the best in Flemington... nice and spicy ... and you can get an order to go. We have tried many of the dishes and I have not heard a complaint about them... only praise.

Thank babobear1
Princeton, New Jersey
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41 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 January 2017

I didn't like Mexican food before visiting Viva. Now it's one of my favorite places to eat. The wait staff is friendly and prompt and the food never disappoints!

Thank MissDeb0923
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68 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

My husband and I order the same meal every time...chicken fajita for him and steak fajita for me. They are really tasty. Chips and guacamole are very good. Salsa has too many onions to be enjoyable. Lunch offers the best value.

Thank mawood

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14 Turntable Jct, Flemington, NJ 08822-1542
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Flemington
  • Phone Number: +1 908-788-0744

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?