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Copper Canyon

) #9 of 30 Restaurants in Atlantic Highlands $$ - $$$ Mexican,
51 1st Ave, Atlantic Highlands, NJ 07716-1242
+1 732-291-8444
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good23%
  • Average17%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible16%
Travellers talk about
“guacamole” (21 reviews)
“fish tacos” (13 reviews)
“steak” (38 reviews)
Open Now
16:30 - 22:00All hours
Mexican, Southwestern
$$ - $$$
51 1st Ave, Atlantic Highlands, NJ 07716-1242
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1 - 10 of 148 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a delicious arugula salad. The staff was great and the atmosphere was inviting. I did think their alcohol drinks were pricey

Thank Pat B
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

Amazing decor, great service, unique combos of food. My husband always has steak when we go out. He said this was the best steak he ever had. Tons of crab meat in crab cakes which was so tasty. All in all a ten dinner

Thank penzula
Reviewed 20 May 2017

We hadn't been here in a while so came recently with friends. CC was half full and the waiter and his trainee came right over. He asked us if we wanted drinks which we ordered and then tried the normal up sell of chips and...More

1  Thank Sockster
Reviewed 18 May 2017

The restaurant was pretty highly recommended so I went to it with high hopes. The food was good; it wasn't great and I don't know that I'd drive 40 mins for it again. The waiter recommended the steak and the pork chop. My son had...More

Thank kj002015
Reviewed 29 April 2017

Stayed next door so this place was close to eat. We had a pepper spiced tequila margarita and it was nothing short of miraculous. Ask for it when you get there, it is worth it. The new york strip was amazing. Seasoned and seared to...More

Thank Chris G
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

My husband and I live in AH and we go to CC almost every week. And if we don't get there we pick something up even though it's not their norm - they are accommodating if they're not busy. This is high-end Mexican and everything...More

Thank Louise C
Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

I would give them five starts but I think the prices are a bit higher than they should be. The food is great- I wouldn't say Mexican but more like Tex mex . I had a delicious margarita, and it was strong! My husband was...More

Thank cattjer812
Reviewed 7 March 2017

The menu has interesting choices and every bite was well cooked and tasted delicious! Service was attentive, friendly. All in all, a really wonderful dining experience.

Thank Ellen L
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

My husband and I loved every bite! The food was beautifully prepared and presented, service was terrific. Everything from the chips to the shrimp risotto to the calamari was well seasoned and interesting. We will be back.

Thank Ellen L
Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

We have been going to the copper canyon since they were in their original location across the street, many years ago. We have never been disappointed. We have our favorites the salsa, guacamole, southwestern salad, the incredible steak n fries, fish tacos, shrimp risotto, and...More

1  Thank Homesweetcottage
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 31 - USD 50
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
15:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 51 1st Ave, Atlantic Highlands, NJ 07716-1242
    (Ocean Boulevard)
  • Public Transportation: SeaStreak Ferry is just two blocks from Copper Canyon and the Blue Bay Inn. A short 40 minute ride from NYC!
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Atlantic Highlands
  • Phone Number: +1 732-291-8444
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