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El Portal - CLOSED

3704 Bayshore Rd, North Cape May, NJ 08204-3500
+1 609-886-1169
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good31%
  • Average6%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible9%
4 weeks ago
“This place is hopping ”
2 Oct 2017
“Like stepping into mexico”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
3704 Bayshore Rd, North Cape May, NJ 08204-3500
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1 - 10 of 32 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Really enjoyed ourselves the other Night . The food is Fresh and service is Fantastic . If you have a hard time selecting the staff is friendly and helpful .

Thank Capemaybeachlover
Reviewed 2 October 2017

This modest but very charming place has it all. Fabulous authentc food, simple but charming atmosphere, modest prices and good service.

Thank Shirley S
Reviewed 19 February 2015

My boyfriend and i go here pretty regular and love alot of their dishes, but i do have a favorite! The owners always remember us and greet us so warmly. Not fancy just down to earth place to eat.

Thank Capephotobug
Reviewed 31 October 2014

I think El Portal has seen better days. The service was speedy and the food OK, but not really very tasty. I had the chicken quesadillas, which were heavy on the cheese. My husband had the chicken burrito. We probably won't be back again, there...More

Thank SusanFromPhilly
Reviewed 3 October 2014

Heard that the Quesadillas here were very good. Tried them for take out dinner. Hubby got the tex-taco, 2 flour tortillas, he chose 1 with chicken, the other with beef. It came with sour cream, beans, and rice. He really enjoyed his and said it...More

Thank kathryn752
Reviewed 13 September 2014

I really didn't like this place. Food must be from a different area in Mexico. Sauce (with chips) terrible. Didn't like the tacos, tasted very strange. I will stick with other Mexican restaurants.

Thank Tammy S
Reviewed 5 August 2014

I walked into this place, ready to go~ I have managed a Mexican restaurant in NYC, so I was eager for some authentic dishes. I saw what people were eating. It didn't look appealing, and the place seemed dirty. I saw soupy pale white beans...More

Thank ParksideNY
Reviewed 30 June 2014

This is a BYOB restaurant, however the food is Great! The staff is friendly and the service was/is excellent. I had one of their specials and it was too much to eat, so I was able to enjoy the next day.

Thank bonniestravels
Reviewed 16 April 2014

I'm not done with going back. As a matter of fact I can't wait. Wait staff friendly. Food always good. really can't say enough about the place. You have to try it yourself.

Thank Butch8133
Reviewed 5 March 2014 via mobile

My brother friend and I heard Mexican music on a Thursday evening as we were driving on bayshore road . We decided the parking lot was full and all the seats were full that maybe the locals knew more then we do. We got a...More

Thank Capemaybeachlover
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$10 - US$15
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Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
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11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
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11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3704 Bayshore Rd, North Cape May, NJ 08204-3500
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Cape May County  >  North Cape May
  • Phone Number: +1 609-886-1169
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