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Cocina del Sol

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$$ - $$$
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10 Bridge St, Ste 2, Frenchtown, NJ 08825-1250
+1 908-996-0900
11:30 - 22:00
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Sun 12:30 - 20:30
Tue - Thu 17:00 - 21:30
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 22:00
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Phillipsburg, New Jersey
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109 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2015

Love the food, especially mole sauce. This visit, the chicken burrito and shrimp fajitas. Food is fresh, tasty, not too spicy- although the salsa has a kick, staff is friendly, cute "cellar" atmosphere.... Cozy!

Thank R R
Lancaster, VA
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327 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2015 via mobile

Good Mexican in a small restaurant near the bridge. Pretty dark downstairs, so grab a chair outside. The restaurant is BYOB, so bring your own Corona. Chicken chimichanga with rice and beans is a good choice.

Thank Ernjack1972
Grafton, Massachusetts
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110 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2015 via mobile

Took a little drive on Labor Day and ended up in Frenchtown. Surprisingly Frenchtown has gained some decent restaurants and this is one of them. Appears this Mexican restaurant has been around for quite many years but I haven't been to Frenchtown in a long time. That said service was prompt we sat outside and join the nice weather. The... More 

Thank TonyMundain
Flemington, New Jersey
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61 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2015

This was our second time dining at this restaurant with our four year old grandson. He loves qaucamole and chips and this place delivers with a very smooth, tasty qaucamole. It is a BYOB but there are very good Mexican soft drinks available. They now offer a kid's menu but the portion sizes are large enough to share. The salads... More 

Thank Kathy L
New Jersey
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332 reviews
242 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 279 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 May 2015 via mobile

We had a great dinner at Cocina del Sol. We polished off the complimentary chips and pico de gallo in minutes, and figured that was it, but the friendly and attentive server immediately offered another round. And after we finished that, we were offered thirds! Reluctantly, we declined but just so that we might have some room for our meals.... More 

Thank GHartley
New Jersey
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 May 2015

This is a great place to have a nice casual dinner. They quality of the food is good, the portions are generous, and the prices are very much in line with what the meal is worth. It's BYOB, so you can enjoy a great meal with friends and not break the bank.

Thank jlkerouac
Morristown, New Jersey
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152 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 May 2015

My husband and I stopped in at this place on a sunny weekend afternoon and had a dinner (early) that surprised us with it's high quality and reasonable price. We elected to eat outside because the restaurant is below street level and it was so nice outside. I had an appetizer of a tamale that was perhaps the best tamale... More 

Thank NolaAK
Frenchtown, New Jersey
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18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 April 2015

We just celebrated my friends birthday there. We were a party of 9 and were in no hurry to leave. I brought a cake with whipped cream icing and they kept it refrigerated until we were ready for it. The food was reasonably price, and there was plenty of it. Most of us took something home to snack on later.... More 

Thank Sammy C
Frenchtown, New Jersey
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 March 2015

great food great ambiance great service! nice for couples BYOB intimate outdoor seating take out local delivery

Thank Brooklyn N
Orlando, Florida
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41 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 February 2015

Good Mexican food can be hard to come by in some places. Not here however. Location is located downstairs of a street level store, so it has a very neat atmosphere to it. I found it very cool that they had a variety of Jarritos soda available. All the menu items were fairly priced, a decent amount of food for... More 

Thank MCOsting

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:30 - 20:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 Bridge St, Ste 2, Frenchtown, NJ 08825-1250
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Frenchtown
  • Phone Number: +1 908-996-0900

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