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El Meson

40 Main St, Freehold, NJ 07728
+1 732-308-9494
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Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good30%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“burrito” (19 reviews)
“guacamole” (17 reviews)
“tacos” (9 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mexican, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
40 Main St, Freehold, NJ 07728
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1 - 10 of 216 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Every year on Cinco de Mayo my family and I go out to eat. This year we decided to change it up a bit and try El Meson. Though there was a wait (and expect a wait), it was worth it. In many Mexican restaurants,...More

Thank pion68
Reviewed 26 March 2018

We went at 5:30 on a Sat. night which was the perfect time b/c there was no wait! We were seated right away - the service was excellent! My husband had the combo of lamb & chicken that, he said, was to die for!!! Very,...More

Thank Spufi10
Reviewed 22 March 2018 via mobile

Nice staff. Prompt service. Tasty food. Several of us together for lunch. All enjoyed the meals and the atmosphere. Would dine here again.

Thank MN_TravellerMsp
Reviewed 22 February 2018

the service was amazing. They were really friendly to me. Also when I was running out of chips they asked if I wanted more and they filled it up. I got the quesadilla and my first bite was an amazing amount of flavor. And the...More

Thank Meatmasters B
Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

Amazing food, friendly service. Authentic Mexican atmosphere and cuisine. Only place around that serves great Tamales!

Thank Michelle L
Reviewed 25 January 2018 via mobile

Probably the best Mexican food in central jersey. Well prepared ethnic food . Very favorable and tasty. You can order mild or hot sauce . You cannot go wrong ordering any food from meat to fish. Tacos are very good . Thump up to the...More

Thank Moustafa A G
Reviewed 11 January 2018

We stopped here for lunch mid-week. We had seen great reviews and anticipated a great meal. Unfortunately, it didn't turn out that way. I ordered the marinated steak and pork fajitas. My husband ordered the burrito and taco combo. My rice and refried beans were...More

Thank NYNann
Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

There is no Mexican restaurant that comes close to this anywhere. I have visited the best ones, even in the city. Nothing compares when it comes to the food.

Thank mayamayaeats
Reviewed 4 January 2018

This is our "go-to" restaurant for Mexican food. Always authentic, great value and consistently delicious.

Thank Bevanddave1983
Reviewed 10 November 2017

The food at El Meson is consistently excellent. Their vegetarian choices are varied and delicious. They have a nice area to eat outside in the warmer weather.

Thank Joan D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40 Main St, Freehold, NJ 07728
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Freehold
  • Phone Number: +1 732-308-9494
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