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Jose's Mexican food

101 State Route 71, Spring Lake, NJ 07762-1872
+1 732-974-8080
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Overview
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good46%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“burrito” (12 reviews)
“guacamole” (7 reviews)
“chicken” (10 reviews)
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101 State Route 71, Spring Lake, NJ 07762-1872
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1 - 10 of 91 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

good mexican food. service was good and frendly . sala and chips were great and free . will return for another meal

Thank TAIPANPR55
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great food always get the same results are always the same greatness byob family Restaurant food for all ages

Thank italygirl0320
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

This place is crammed packed full of people on every night, no wonder! Extra large portions of very home-cooked tasting Mexican food! I had shrimp& my husband had chicken... Both were excellent! And it's BYO. The staff is so efficient you will be whisked in...More

Thank lynnita30
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

A large group of us ate here and everyone's meal was fantastic. Very authentic, delicious Mexican food. The restaurant is BYOB and extremely casual so take note. If we had stayed longer in Spring Lake, we definitely would have returned. Highly recommend!

Thank klgbliss
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

I had heard really good things about this restaurant from a family member who makes this a regular stop. I ordered a bowl of the black bean soup which is always one of my favorites. The soup came extremely hot, just the way I like...More

Thank acucch
Reviewed 11 October 2017

We eat here often because the food is always really good and is authentic Mexican. The staff is friendly and accommodating, the service is quick. You can bring your own , if you fancy a drink. the draw backs, always too cold in the winter,...More

Thank CarolinaDreamer1
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Jose does everything well. The seating is a bit cramped, but the service ( you may have more than one server) and food make up for it. BYOB and enjoy. I love the empanadas.

Thank susiesci
Reviewed 25 August 2017

If atmosphere is your thing then this place might be ok for you. It's a BYOB place that doesn't charge anything if you bring your own booze so if that's your thing then do it and enjoy it. I got the Chicken Enchiladas and I'm...More

Thank Cary_Ford
Reviewed 13 July 2017

The Mexican food here is terrific. It is fresh and not like so many other cookie-cutter Mexican restaurants. Portions are huge, so beware - particularly of the burrito. The interior is fairly small, so you may wish to order to take-out. While we were there,...More

Thank TravelingDave72
Reviewed 3 July 2017

After reading all the reviews in Tripadvisor I can see why Jose's is the #1 Mexican restaurant in Spring Lake. Both the food and the service were excellent. This restaurant is small, a typical mom & pop place but WOW is the food great. I...More

Thank garda19
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 15
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 101 State Route 71, Spring Lake, NJ 07762-1872
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Spring Lake
  • Phone Number: +1 732-974-8080
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