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San Jose Mexican Restaurant

5051 Main St, Shallotte, NC 28470-4580
+1 910-754-9181
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible12%
Travellers talk about
“guacamole” (6 reviews)
“fajitas” (10 reviews)
“chicken” (8 reviews)
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Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
5051 Main St, Shallotte, NC 28470-4580
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Reviewed August 3, 2018

This place is fantastic, authentic Mexican food, veteran discount of 10% the facility is clean, food is fresh and abundant, fresh salsa warm nachos, My wife and I both had dinner for $20. Got full and had leftovers for lunch for both of us the...More

Thank Kevin M
Reviewed July 25, 2018

Sunday evening dinner at San José's restaurant in Shallotte. Lots of patrons, all ages, smiling and enjoying their great food and 3.25 Margaritas.

Thank Debra G
Reviewed July 22, 2018

We always have to eat at San Jose when we are in the area. It never disappoints! We had various fajitas, tacos and sides. The food was very well prepared and the service was great.

Thank 500leannef
Reviewed July 19, 2018 via mobile

If my food had not been so good, I would have rated this restaurant average. Our waiter was a little ditzy, and because of that, we were here a lot longer than we wanted to be. I think the food and the prices are really...More

Thank Chicky1977
Reviewed June 20, 2018 via mobile

Family visit and were seated quickly, but a little wait for ordering. Highlights: 1. Chips and salsa were really good. 2. Spinach and chicken enchiladas were MAGNIFICENT! 3. Kid’s meals were well priced, came with drinks, and were very tasty. 4. Staff were superb Lowlights:...More

Thank CTopher81
Reviewed March 4, 2018 via mobile

I come all the way from Myrtle Beach for my most favorite meal the chicken relleno ITS the best great service too

Reviewed February 3, 2018

Standard Mexican fare, nothing special. The meals were well prepared and delivered quickly. Efficient food and bar service.

Thank 2Far2C4Me
Reviewed January 26, 2018

Nothing great or special about the food, but it was hot and tasted ok. Service was very good and the food came out quickly. Prices reasonable.

Thank markfarner58
Reviewed December 27, 2017 via mobile

This place has terrible food and bad service! Beware! My beef taco had a hunk of raw meat in it and they didn't seem to think it was a problem.

Thank Rachel R
Reviewed December 6, 2017

We went for lunch one day. Each of us ordered the fajitas, but we each had a different kind; chicken, shrimp, and steak. I ordered the cheese dip, and we received a tiny bowl for >$3. We had to flag waitstaff down to request refills...More

Thank Toni G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$13
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5051 Main St, Shallotte, NC 28470-4580
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Shallotte
  • Phone Number: +1 910-754-9181
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