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San Jose Mexican Restaurant

5051 Main St, Shallotte, NC 28470-4580
+1 910-754-9181
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good28%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible13%
Travellers talk about
“guacamole” (6 reviews)
“fajitas” (9 reviews)
“shredded beef” (2 reviews)
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5051 Main St, Shallotte, NC 28470-4580
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place has terrible food and bad service! Beware! My beef taco had a hunk of raw meat in it and they didn't seem to think it was a problem.

Thank Rachel R
Reviewed 7 December 2017

We went for lunch one day. Each of us ordered the fajitas, but we each had a different kind; chicken, shrimp, and steak. I ordered the cheese dip, and we received a tiny bowl for >$3. We had to flag waitstaff down to request refills...More

Thank Toni G
Reviewed 14 November 2017

We had a party of 5 for dinner. I was visiting my sister and her hubby who lived in the area and we all enjoyed our dinner at this San Jose Mexican Restaurant. Out of 5 dinners out at restaurants, this one was my favorite....More

Thank Eileen W
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Our Family Favorite - Great Service - Great Food - Great Pricing. The best salsa that has just the right touch of zip to it. Fajitas Texanna and all your other Mexican favorites! Daily Specials and Grande Cervaces!!! Its the staff and service that brings...More

Thank 1kosmodog
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

My husband and I used to stop here fairly regularly. I always loved the food and service. Living in between Wilmington and Myrtle Beach there are so many restaurants to try. But for Mexican -American food in the area we always come back to San...More

Thank JoJo-OIB
Reviewed 15 July 2017

Our first time dining here and we will definitely go back. Very cute place and clean. The wait staff were courteous and professional. I had the seafood chalupas that came with rice and beans and 2 big chalupas. They were stuffed with shrimp, onions, celery...More

Thank catdog97
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Good food, clean restaurant, good service, excellent margaritas. Who could ask for more? We live in Shallotte, and go here regularly. Never disappointed.

Thank Betty H
Reviewed 9 July 2017

I' m not a salsa lover but I did really like theirs. It was not overly chunky but rather smooth. Our portions were plenty large enough and the prices are what you would expect at a Mexican restaurant such as this. Definitely would go back...More

Thank MyrtleLovers
Reviewed 22 June 2017

We have been frequenting another Mexican restaurant crosstown, but have heard so many favorable comments about San Jose from friends that we decided to try it for lunch last week. Our service was great and the food was very good as well. It's going to...More

Thank Dave G
Reviewed 2 June 2017

Service is unspeakable! Customers beware that if you order take out, check your order!! On more than one time, staff gets order messed up. I don't know if they are stupid or don't know English. I had it with this place! Will now go to...More

Thank Joyce L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 13
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5051 Main St, Shallotte, NC 28470-4580
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Shallotte
  • Phone Number: +1 910-754-9181
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