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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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11 - 20 of 29 reviews

Reviewed 3 September 2012

loved it, quick service. Excellent food to eat in or take out. WONDERFUL service and could eat it once a week it was so great.

Thank Kristin P
Reviewed 26 August 2012

We spent $63 on take out from here and it all went in the trash when we got home. The fish tacos were so dry and flavorless, while the burrito was soaked and couldn't be picked up. Quesadilla didn't have much cheese and you don't...More

Thank KenSandro
Reviewed 17 August 2012 via mobile

Most authentic Mexican in South Jersey. All meats are pulled, salsa is pico-esque, guacamole is so fresh. You can BYOT (bring your own Tequilla) for margaritas. Taco Happy Hour is from 3-4pm, $1.50 all tacos. The green hot sauce is not too hot, the habenero...More

1  Thank PittGirl77
Reviewed 3 August 2012

We thought to give this place a try for some tacos and burritos. We arrived as taco happy hour was occurring so our timing was good. We ordered a bunch of tacos and burritos as well as some nachos. There were 4 people in our...More

Thank pacacc
Reviewed 21 July 2012

We very much wanted to try their food, but were unable due to M.I.L. preparing a menu for every meal. Our days and nights in Avalon were scorchers!!! It was a really nice escape (many times) to The Real Enchilada, for their DELICIOUS Frozen Custard...More

Thank mom23kidsNewJersey
Reviewed 18 July 2012

Next time your in Avalon make sure to stop by and grab a taco or two...real shreaded steak with so much favor!! Don't forget the nachos...you won't be disappointed!!!

Thank Cindy C
Reviewed 1 July 2012 via mobile

We are from Austin, so no Mexican anywhere comes close, but we have enjoyed this spot for years. Nice outside seating, very polite and attentive service. Fresh ingredients, prices are fine. Give it a try, go for a burrito.

Thank WCWC
Reviewed 20 June 2012

This appears to be under new management and that's for the better. My wife and I had Fish Tacos, nicely done. Son and daughter-in-law enjoyed the freshness of the Quesadilla and Chimichanga respectively. The vegetables used were very, very fresh (a pleasant surprise), the Salsa,...More

Thank Norris T
Reviewed 7 June 2012

Great meal and more food than we could possibly eat! Nice relaxed atmosphere and great service :-)

Thank BeachDweller1309
Reviewed 3 June 2012

Home made, authentic Mexican food. Great flavor, fantastic quality, over the top good

Thank hkylen
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
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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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