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Blue Moon Mexican Cafe

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23 E Palisade Ave, Englewood, NJ 07631-2901
+1 201-541-0600
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11:30 - 23:00
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Sun 11:00 - 23:00
Mon - Thu 11:30 - 23:00
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 00:00
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Dania
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

In the area for business. Big fan of Tex Mex and American Mex. This place nailed it. No question. The decor is spot on. The service is good. Not fine dining for sure - but relaxed and comfortable - as it should be. Want linen napkins? Wrong expectation. Want perfect wine service ? Wrong expectation. Want quality food prepared to... More 

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Thank Quenton M
Colleen G, VP of Operations at Blue Moon Mexican Cafe, responded to this review

Hello ! Thank you for taking the time to post your review about Blue Moon. We really appreciate your honest feedback and hope to see you again soon. Have a great day ! More 

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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went there before the Bergen PAC show on 3/29, very crowded but fast service and good waiter...The problem.. food was just blah! My wife had the chicken fajitas which were without much garnish and lacking in flavor.nkt even hot...Below average. I had the double combo with taco, burrito..No shredded cheese or sour cream served with the taco, the shell crumbled... More 

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Thank Tim M
New City, New York, USA
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92 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were going to a show at Bergen Pac and decided to have dinner, 6:45, at Blue Moon Mexican Cafe first. Chips and salsa were placed on the table. My husband had a small chili, fish taco and a beer, advertised at $3 before 7:00. I had the veggie dilla. The menu clearly stated mine came with sour cream or... More 

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Thank Suziq614
Colleen G, VP of Operations at Blue Moon Mexican Cafe, responded to this review

Hello and thank you for taking the time to post, I am very sorry that you were mislead by a server who apparently needs more training. A choice of sour cream and/or guacamole is offered with many of our items but not all - Quesadillas do come with that choice for sure. We do have a bar promotion called Fiesta... More 

East Brunswick, New Jersey
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26 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 14 March 2017

We had tickets to a concert at the Bergen PAC and had high hopes for this restaurant. To start, our waiter was not very good. He disappeared many times. I spent a lot of time looking around for him. The poor service set the tone for the meal. With our luck there were several noisy office parties and a crying... More 

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Thank EJP_from_NJ
Colleen G, VP of Operations at Blue Moon Mexican Cafe, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you for taking the time to post your review, we are of course sorry to see that we have let you down. We are better than this for sure and we will look into the issues that you mentioned right away. Do you happen to remember the name of your server and what day you were there? We... More 

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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

Being born&raised in this town I expected much better service from an establishment that I visited many times. But to be turned away because they were setting up for a party...totally unacceptable. Needless to say, the place has been renovated beautifully and there was a separate room where the party was being held, it still left a yucky impression when... More 

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Chichester England
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123 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

Ate here when staying over on business. The food was really good, and the service I received was superb.

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Thank Perky33
Colleen G, VP of Operations at Blue Moon Mexican Cafe, responded to this review

Hello and thank you for visiting the Blue Moon Mexican Cafe while you were in town. We hope to see you again sometime soon ! More 

Paramus, NJ
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110 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

Food is ok, service is kind of slow, or maybe more like confused... I mean SO MANY waiters and yet they can't get it right and are SO SLOW... The place is packed on weekends, so I'm guessing it does the trick. Maybe if they got their act together, it will be busier during the week too...

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Thank Travel2andFr0m
Colleen G, VP of Operations at Blue Moon Mexican Cafe, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you for taking the time to post and we will take your comments to heart for sure. We hope that your visit will be one that is one you totally expect and deserve. Have a great day and we look forward to seeing you soon. Best Regards, Colleen Grennan VP of Operations Blue Moon Mexican Cafe More 

Hewitt, New Jersey
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49 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

Love this place huge portions and always delicious! Staff is right on point even on a busy Friday night.

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Thank David D
Colleen G, VP of Operations at Blue Moon Mexican Cafe, responded to this review

Thank you so much for posting your review, we really appreciate your feedback and look forward to seeing you again soon. Have a great day. More 

Englewood, NJ
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195 reviews
136 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

We have been here before and it always delivers. The service is excellent and the food is too. The salads are fresh and they comply with special requests. What more can you ask for?

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Thank gourageous
Colleen G, VP of Operations at Blue Moon Mexican Cafe, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you for taking the time to post your review, we really appreciate your feedback and we hope to see you again soon. Enjoy your day. Colleen More 

Paramus, New Jersey
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50 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 October 2016

We've been here many times over the past 5-10 years; never disappointed. Went 10/8/16 before a show at BergenPAC. Got there at 6pm and were able to get a table right away (other times i've seen long wait times of 45+). There is a large bar area with bar seats as well as high top tables. A few big screen... More 

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Thank brianhR2329JW
Colleen G, VP of Operations at Blue Moon Mexican Cafe, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you for taking the time to post your review, we really appreciate your feedback and hope to see you again soon. Enjoy your day. Colleen More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Reservations, Television, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 23:00
Thursday
11:30 - 23:00
Friday
11:30 - 00:00
Saturday
11:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 23 E Palisade Ave, Englewood, NJ 07631-2901
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Englewood
  • Phone Number: +1 201-541-0600

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?