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Real Enchilada - CLOSED

224 21st St, Avalon, NJ 08202-2001
+1 609-967-8226
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good31%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible20%
24 Jul 2015
“just keep going back”
3 Jul 2015
“Great food, reasonably priced”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly
224 21st St, Avalon, NJ 08202-2001
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Reviewed 24 July 2015

I live in Avalon all summer and constantly return especially for take out It may sound out of place but the crab cakes are amazing and the fish tacos are a family favorite

Thank Lisa H
Reviewed 4 July 2015

Needed a quick meal, this certainly was that as well as fresh ingredients. Considering the affluent area very reasonably priced.

1  Thank DON H
Reviewed 16 August 2014

We are locals and have eaten here a total of three times. Each time we ordered the exact same thing ( 3 fish tacos, 3 beef tacos) yet were charged significantly different amounts each time with no explanation. Today we went for taco happy hour...More

2  Thank Jody G
Reviewed 5 August 2014 via mobile

My family and I stopped by around lunchtime and the place was completely empty. The staff was unfriendly and the food was tasteless and disgusting. The enchilada sauce tasted sour and old. We asked to replace it with a burrito and when the staff brought...More

Thank Md57235
Reviewed 15 July 2014

They make a good taco here. We stayed right behind it so it was very convenient. They have indoor and outdoor seating. Everybody was freindly. The prices are a little high but the food is good.

1  Thank tc_odonnell
Reviewed 12 July 2014

From 4-5 is happy hour, and tacos are half price...BYOB; Bring tequila or rum, and you can buy the frozen makings of a margarita or pina colada. The fish tacos used to be great, now they're just OK. If you're there for happy hour, it's...More

1  Thank oliver57
Reviewed 2 July 2014

Went on a Monday night, sign said sit anywhere. There were only 2 tables unoccupied and both had dirty dishes on them. Our party of 5 sat at the table for over 10 minutes, and not one person greeted us, cleared the dishes or acknowledged...More

1  Thank jkpemay
Reviewed 10 June 2014

We've eaten here several times in the past and rated it Very Good. However it is now under new mgmt this year, and I think they should review how to prepare Huevos Rancheros. All the elements of the dish were there, minus the guacamole and...More

Thank Norris T
Reviewed 5 September 2013

Food was great. Very fresh...loved the fresh jalapeno in the guac and burrito. Outdoor dining was casual and comfortable. Great place to go with the family, have a beer (byob) and relax.

Thank Thomas Q
Reviewed 27 June 2013

This place looks out of place in Avalon NJ, but I loved it. It's in a cheerful, brightly painted building that stands out here. I got two tacos, one with fish and the other with steak. Both were good. The meat was cooked to order...More

Thank Elizabeth G
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 224 21st St, Avalon, NJ 08202-2001
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Cape May County  >  Avalon
  • Phone Number: +1 609-967-8226
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