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El Costeno - CLOSED

28 E Maryland Ave, Somers Point, NJ 08244-2484
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Overview
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good31%
  • Average0%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible18%
20 Jul 2015
“Yuck yuck yuck”
18 Jan 2015
“Best Mexican Food Around!”
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
Mexican, Latin, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
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LOCATION
28 E Maryland Ave, Somers Point, NJ 08244-2484
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1 - 10 of 16 reviews

Reviewed 20 July 2015 via mobile

This is THE worst restaurant I have EVER eaten at. We had a party of 9. Our waitress took our drink order and after each order, went to the refrigerator case to get each bottled soda. Our vegan member didn't get the correct meal, and...More

Thank StephSchmitt
Reviewed 18 January 2015

We just got back from Mexico and can honestly say el Costeno was better than most of the places we ate at there. They make their own tortillas so anything with tortillias will be excellent. We don't normally order nachos but theirs are really exceptional,...More

1  Thank Lee F
Reviewed 4 July 2014

Tried this restaurant tonight after reading many positive reviews. It was one of the worst meals I've ever had. Food was not what was described in the menu. Sent the whole meal back. Never offered anything else or a refund. Bad service and horrible food....More

Thank NJ_Girl920
Reviewed 30 June 2014

We decided to give this little no frills gem a try and we were pleasantly surprised.. Prices were reasonable.. the food was delish and the server was a real nice lady.. the chef came out to speak to us because we told the server how...More

Thank 46825Andi
Reviewed 17 June 2014

If you are looking for the real Mexican experience I'd skip this one. We have given it many tries and have been disappointed every time. I think people get sucked into the 'authentic' or their only Mexican experience is Taco Bell all their lives. Mexican...More

1  Thank UNCGENE
Reviewed 12 June 2014

Overpriced nasty food Not good Charge too much for rice & re-fried beans Liked nothing They did have delivery

Thank NittanyLion70
Reviewed 11 June 2014

Went to Somers Point at 10am for a scheduled appt. at Atlantic Imaging. Testing took a couple of hours. After completion..."Iphoned "TA app to get reviews(El C is just 2 short blocks, from AI) Wife and I went for lunch... the food & service was...More

Thank Seajay2014
Reviewed 18 May 2014

We love Mexican food and after reading some of these reviews decided that we needed to give this restaurant a try. Well, we were very disappointed I'm sorry to say. First of all, the parking lot was very dirty and full of trash which doesn't...More

Thank BigA63
Reviewed 1 May 2014 via mobile

Simple venue, wonderful service, and unique, delicious food artfully presented We picked El Costeno because of its location and favorable reviews. I have eaten in many Mexican restaurants, here and in Mexico and I love the cuisine. The food here is different than any Mexican...More

Thank Robalojoe
Reviewed 22 February 2014

This place is great. Strip mall location, as others have said, but nice tablecloths and real flowers on the table. The salsa and guac with chips delivered at the beginning of the meal were probably the best I've had. Salad was pedestrian, but the dressing...More

Thank noreenj31
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
10:00 - 23:00
Saturday
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 28 E Maryland Ave, Somers Point, NJ 08244-2484
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Somers Point
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