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Jose's Mexican food

101 State Route 71, Spring Lake, NJ 07762-1872
+1 732-974-8080
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good47%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“burrito” (11 reviews)
“guacamole” (7 reviews)
“chicken” (9 reviews)
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101 State Route 71, Spring Lake, NJ 07762-1872
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Mexican food here is terrific. It is fresh and not like so many other cookie-cutter Mexican restaurants. Portions are huge, so beware - particularly of the burrito. The interior is fairly small, so you may wish to order to take-out. While we were there,...More

Thank TravelingDave72
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After reading all the reviews in Tripadvisor I can see why Jose's is the #1 Mexican restaurant in Spring Lake. Both the food and the service were excellent. This restaurant is small, a typical mom & pop place but WOW is the food great. I...More

Thank garda19
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great place, always good and reasonably priced. Popular, but not packed. Nice selection on the menu if you like mexican food.

Thank PellegriniGirl
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Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

Food is overall excellent. Salsa so good they sell it to go. A Mexican restaurant that has fantastic tamales on the menu is hard to find. Add Mole sauce from Mamacita and you have the best in the area. Worth the trip.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 30 May 2017

the food is great don't let the menu put you off, years of mex experience wasn't much help but asking the server/cook? saved the day (the menu is printed in elaborate type in colors that are hard for aging eyes to read) there are some...More

Thank ritasboy
Reviewed 3 May 2017

What a beautiful little town, so clean & quite, makes it for great getaway form busy Bergen County. As for the restaurant, it's a small & simple place but when we went there for dinner, it was packed, which is always a good sign.Ordered a...More

Thank IgorR302
Reviewed 26 April 2017

Loved this place- great food..we ordered grilled shrimp fajitas and fish tacos- shared them..both delicious!! Also BYOB....a great find while on our girls getaway!!

Thank rkwieder
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

Awesome.place, great food, service was prompt and staff very friendly, nachos was really good with the tacos

Thank Orlando M
Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

We visited Spring Lake to reset after a long semester and were so happy we found Jose's! Thanks to trip advisor reviews we ordered from Jose's, but were a little nervous when we pulled up outside. Although it is not a five star location, the...More

Thank Jennifer S
Reviewed 13 November 2016

I live in the area, and passed by this place for years. The wife and I were looking for someplace we haven't been in before, and we stopped here ...WOW how could have been missing this. Charming little mom & pop kind of place, great...More

Thank FamilyTravelerDad73
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 101 State Route 71, Spring Lake, NJ 07762-1872
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Spring Lake
  • Phone Number: +1 732-974-8080
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