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El Tepeyac

621 E Bay Ave, Manahawkin, NJ 08050-3326
+1 609-549-5511
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good22%
  • Average11%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“burrito” (4 reviews)
“mexican food” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Latin, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
621 E Bay Ave, Manahawkin, NJ 08050-3326
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Here's the thing though... there wasn't enough flavor. Everything on the dish was very fresh and presented well. It just didn't seem like there was any seasoning. I will definitely go back again to see if it was a fluke. My son had a burrito...More

Thank DownShore888
Reviewed August 31, 2018 via mobile

First visit and very impressed with food quality and taste. We had two orders of soft tacos, which each included three tacos. Tried fish and chorizo el pastor (pork). Decor is very simple, but fine. Appears to be a family-run business, including grandma. Only issue...More

Thank Douglas N
Reviewed August 29, 2018

The restaurant is small and understated, but is festively decorated and warm. I had the enchiladas rojas, which was delicious. As another reviewer has already mentioned, it does feel like you're eating dinner at someone's home.

Thank U7781SMrobertb
Reviewed June 18, 2018

This is a tiny restaurant family run, they welcome you like family. Friendly warm and very comfortable. Reminds me of going to a friends home for mexican food. We started off with fried avocado, nice crispy and not greasy at all. It came with a...More

Thank mystify
Reviewed October 1, 2017

Forget about chain Mexican establishments and do your taste buds a favor when you find yourself in Southern Ocean County NJ. Located on the "old" (East Bay Avenue) highway parallel to Route 72 and situated in an unassuming former breakfast and lunch building, you will...More

Thank Jack A
Reviewed August 8, 2017 via mobile

Had a GREAT lunch! My wife and I had Chili Rellenos, one cheese and one beef. Both were excellent!!! We got there and we sat right down. They brought unlimited salsa and chips, no extra charge like other Mex restaurants in town! The wait was...More

Thank Joe T
Reviewed May 4, 2017 via mobile

Quality is positivity consistent every visit. Broad selection of choices. Excellent enchilada platter.

1  Thank James S
Reviewed April 10, 2017 via mobile

I'd heard about this place from several people, even from the owner of another local eateries. I walked in and the place is still a little dated and worn. The restaurant was previously a small diner that was run by a local that finally had...More

Thank SteveE461
Reviewed March 26, 2017 via mobile

Great food, great service, big portions. You will not be disappointed. Had the Chicken fajitas and loaded nachos. I was blown out of the water.

Thank Mark F
Reviewed February 17, 2017

This place has amazing food. The portion sizes for the price are unbelievable. I had the chicken fajitas and they were fantastic. My husband had chicken enchiladas verdes and his plate was less than $10 and it came with 5 enchiladas, rice and beans. The...More

Thank Melissa M
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August 14, 2017|
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Response from Joe T | Reviewed this property |
We went back for breakfast and I asked the hours, she said "10 Am to 9:30 PM week days, 7 AM to 10 PM week ends, Sunday close at 9:30 and closed on Mondays".
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 621 E Bay Ave, Manahawkin, NJ 08050-3326
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Manahawkin
  • Phone Number: +1 609-549-5511
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