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Taqueria Maria's

51 Dayton Rd, Monroe, NJ 08831-1140
+1 732-521-1400
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good44%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“burrito” (10 reviews)
“tacos” (5 reviews)
“mole” (5 reviews)
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8:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Mexican, Latin, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
51 Dayton Rd, Monroe, NJ 08831-1140
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Reviewed 4 days ago

When visiting family in the area, I always try to find a restaurant that is really unique and I think I found it here. My husband, father and I went earlier one evening and walked into this tiny restaurant. The family and children of the...More

Thank Linda B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is great local Mexican place especially for pickup. They have some seating but it’s very small so we never ate in. Pickup is always great, “live” guacamole is terrific ! Chicken mole is my favorite but whether you want quasedilla or burrito they are...More

Thank HenryD31
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Making plans to meet a regular group of friends at this casual location on a Saturday night we did not know what to expect. The foodies in our group are quite fussy about "authentic" cuisines and had some concerns before arriving. This location has limited...More

Thank Jerseybob175
Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

Small place, crowded by 7.00pm on a Sat. Wish they change the sign, we almost missed thinking it's a grocery store, picture attached. ordered veggie Chimichanga and Chicken Enchiladas with salsa verde. Food was good and staff was friendly. Staff interaction with people showed most...More

Thank SS K
Reviewed 21 January 2018

We live locally and came across the joint. Its a small place, but the food is authentic mexican. Its a BYOB. The Live guac, and the Shrimp in Salsa Verde were excellent. Its a soul food cozy little place. All ingredients were super fresh. Loved...More

Thank Angana P
Reviewed 21 December 2017

The locals know about this fine Mexican restaurant. I highly recommend going off the beaten path to try this place out. It's small, sits maybe 20 people. Call for a reservation especially if you're traveling a bit of a distance. I've been to Taqueria Maria...More

Thank Skb99
Reviewed 9 December 2017

My wife and I visited Maria’s on the way to cut down a Christmas tree and enjoyed an excellent lunch. The mole was full of flavor and worked well with the standard chicken, rice and beans but also with the special burrito bathed in one...More

Thank Dale C
Reviewed 11 November 2017

This is our go-to place for Mexican food and it's excellent. A word of caution though about allergies - If you tell them you are allergic to a particular ingredient (in my case sour cream), if are doing take out or delivery don't trust that...More

Thank SJP-NJ
Reviewed 30 October 2017

My friends turned me on to this place. It's a small shop, very out of the way, but they have an extensive menu. The food was prepared fresh, and was delicious. Prices bery reasonable. Will return!

Thank Jerry_Case
Reviewed 13 October 2017

went on a sat nite. made a reservation. place is small and has some outside seating. sat fairly quickly but the owner/mgr wasnt sure if they even took reservations. in any event we sat and waited 50 minutes to receive food/ the service was horrendous.could...More

Thank aprinceesq
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 51 Dayton Rd, Monroe, NJ 08831-1140
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Monroe
  • Phone Number: +1 732-521-1400
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