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Selenita Restaurant

118 Wanaque Ave, Pompton Lakes, NJ 07442-2102
+1 973-839-1559
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Overview
  • Excellent27%
  • Very good55%
  • Average14%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“guacamole” (7 reviews)
“flan” (4 reviews)
“beans” (3 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. Hours
CUISINES
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
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Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
118 Wanaque Ave, Pompton Lakes, NJ 07442-2102
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1 - 10 of 48 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fresh, homemade Mexican food We visited Cell in Vita with friends on a Saturday night, and although it was crowded, We luckily you were seated right away. The restaurant is small, but that is one reason why it is so good. They are really able...More

Thank Nancy R
Reviewed February 18, 2018 via mobile

This place serves Good Mexican food, food came out fast , friendly service, prices are $13 and up. This is a BYOB, parking is on street.

Thank rex e
Reviewed August 2, 2017 via mobile

I enjoyed the friendly service at this restaurant with quirky Mexican decor. The guacamole is amazing! I could eats bowls of it. The entrees were fresh and filling! They are not too greasy either. They don't take credit cards for tips, so bring cash!

Thank Amylovetoteach
Reviewed April 10, 2017 via mobile

This place is kind of basic. Food is good but nothing spectacular - however I found portions to be good and guacamole was good. Service is okay. I would eat here again but wouldn't go out of my way.

Thank Kara N
Reviewed January 1, 2017

Until I had the opportunity to explore more of the Mexican restaurants in my area, this was a go-to restaurant for me. This restaurant is closed on Mondays and is BYOB. It is small with limited seating, especially for large groups. With the small space,...More

Thank HanSoloTraveler
Reviewed December 8, 2016

The food is authentic and exceptional. Finish your meal with a choro! They are home made and out of this world. Served with a filling and warm with ice cream topping it. You must wait for it to be made and baked unless you let...More

Thank Leo C
Reviewed June 20, 2016

Saturday night my wife and I and friends decided to give Selenita a try. We arrived at 5:30pm and place was mostly empty. Within the hour is was full to capacity and there was a short line out the door. Small but cute place with...More

Thank Travelingallover
Reviewed June 9, 2016 via mobile

by far the worst Mexican restaurant I've ever been too. the service is slow. the menu is unclear. the food is gross. the veggies aren't fresh. and the food is ridiculous overpriced. save your money and go elsewhere

1  Thank Emily M
Reviewed June 4, 2016

This was my first visit and I will be back. There were many choices and I went with the barbacoa (goat meat) in a red sauce, It was delicious. We started with guacamole and pico de gallo which were fresh and had great flavor. Our...More

Thank Joe L
Reviewed May 29, 2016

The food was very tasty. The portions were average. The service was mostly good. This is the first place I've ever been that asked asked us to leave a tip with cash and didn't offer a customer copy of the receipt. After a nice dinner,...More

Thank dnumme
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Monday
10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Tuesday
10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Wednesday
10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Thursday
10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Friday
10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Saturday
10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 118 Wanaque Ave, Pompton Lakes, NJ 07442-2102
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Pompton Lakes
  • Phone Number: +1 973-839-1559
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