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La Escondida - CLOSED

18 W Washington Ave, Pleasantville, NJ 08232-2620
+1 609-407-0455
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  • Excellent12%
  • Very good12%
  • Average25%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible39%
3 Jul 2015
“Pricy and average”
3 Sep 2013
“Best Mexican Food in NJ”
Restaurant Hours Closed
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18 W Washington Ave, Pleasantville, NJ 08232-2620
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Reviewed 3 July 2015

Atmosphere good and clean. Service was on the slow side but staff very friendly. Food was average but on the expensive side for the small portions. Lunch specials advertised on the outside starting at $5.95 but the small menu had all the selections at $7.95...More

Thank Thewinogroup
Reviewed 3 September 2013

We have eaten at the majority of Mexican restaurants in NJ and this has been the best so far! Price and service are great and the food is AMAZING. Best salsa in NJ. This is the closest that I can compare to the exceptional Mexican...More

Thank Brandi L
Reviewed 8 August 2012

The watery salsa may have not been from a can but it was very watery and probably not fresh. Enchillada sauce tasted liked canned tomato sauce with a few spices added. Refried beans were terrible and the chips that accompanied them were stale and not...More

Thank Matthew L
Reviewed 6 August 2012

My family of 4 went here on 8/5/12 to dine. I had purchased gift certificates from South Jersey Half-Price Meal Deal that were due to expire on 8/9/12. After a 45 minute drive to get to the restaurant, they refused to honor the gift certificates....More

Thank DEBORAH M
Reviewed 24 July 2012

The waitress was rude and charged for free chips because she made a mistake with the specials. Refried beans were bland, rice was from a box mix, chicken tasted like bandaids and the steak was mostly fat. Please don't waste your time or money. Taco...More

Thank GratefulChildofGod
Reviewed 1 April 2012

So my family and I had a gift certificate for La Escondida and wanted to use it. Figured Saturday would be the day. Well I wish we had just gone to the taco bell across the street. We walked in on a Saturday at 5...More

Thank TheSmitter
Reviewed 3 March 2012

On the day when I visited La escondida I was in the company of a native mexican who found the quality of the food as average. We were served by an enthusistic waitress named Nancy. I was disappointed with their Agua de Horchata that was...More

Thank gabykouchacji
Reviewed 2 December 2009

This is a very small restaurant in the front of a store, but the food here is delicious!! La Escondida II a few miles away is much larger and has basically the same menu.

Thank seapipe
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  • Address: 18 W Washington Ave, Pleasantville, NJ 08232-2620
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Pleasantville
  • Phone Number: +1 609-407-0455
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