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258 Monroe St, Passaic, NJ 07055-5923
+1 973-777-3203
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good25%
  • Average25%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible8%
21 Jan 2018
“Best peruvian food”
12 Sep 2016
“The worst customer service ever”
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Peruvian, South American
258 Monroe St, Passaic, NJ 07055-5923
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Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Best peruvian food ive ever had. There is a bunch of peruvian restaurants in north jersey but el chevere has the best food hands down, big portions and decent prices. Service is also great and food comes out very quickly.

Thank jhonny p
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

We went with my wife to take some food out, and the person on the counter didn't even look to us when we were waiting to place an order. After a wile I ask her for help and she told me to wait in a...More

Thank Tonypana
Reviewed 16 July 2016

I love the Chicken at El Chevere. The sauces are very good. The Chicken is moist and flavorful you get your food hot and right off the rotisserie.

Thank jbmathusek
Reviewed 20 November 2015

So I've been here a few times the food is good same with take out but when you dine in , it just looks so blah and where it's located isn't the prettiest either. Though the food is good I know this place makes money...More

Thank T. F
Reviewed 18 June 2015

Nothing to exalt about this place, you can find tastier peruvian plates in other restaurants around, the food is ok and the service as well, the only good thing i can say is that prices are cheap!!!

Thank Andrés B
Reviewed 10 December 2013

I'm not a fan of their seafood, it does not have a fresh taste to it and it seems pre-cooked. But the Chicken and lunch specials are is great!! Nice Venue...

Thank Antonio C
Reviewed 9 August 2012

I love the food. The service is ok, the prices are a little steep for a Latin restaurant so they try to get you for every penny. It is well worth it cause the food is delicious. The bathrooms are a little dirty and some...More

Thank Mig_Mac_00
Reviewed 16 June 2011

I just came back from vacantioning in Peru and the food from El Chevere is such a great treat that I don't need to go back to Peru until next year! The papa a la huancaina, a lo pobre and so many other dishes are...More

2  Thank CecibelB
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12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 258 Monroe St, Passaic, NJ 07055-5923
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Passaic
  • Phone Number: +1 973-777-3203
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