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Taqueria Maria's

51 Dayton Rd, Monroe, NJ 08831-1140
+1 732-521-1400
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good40%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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“burrito” (10 reviews)
“tacos” (5 reviews)
“mole” (8 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
51 Dayton Rd, Monroe, NJ 08831-1140
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Reviewed 20 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 20 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 29 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 JerryCucamonga
Reviewed 12 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
Reviewed 24 September 2017

Stopped here on a Monday for a late lunch and enjoyed our meal. The establishment is not very big (10-12 tables) and maybe 10 counter spot stools but they put out good food. Their menu has a good variety of Mexican staples but we had...More

Thank mgargiles
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

While in Jamesburg NJ we were wanting Mexican food and saw that Taqueria Maria's got great reviews so we decided to go for dinner. It's a small restaurant in residential area and I'm guessing it was someone's home at one time. The "food" sign outside...More

1  Thank Jill D
Reviewed 23 August 2017

My husband and I stopped in for lunch today as we were in the area and it has received great reviews. The place has a very authentic feel and the food was good. It is a tight place so and the weather was just to...More

Thank Katy L
Reviewed 9 August 2017

We eat here regularly as they definitely have the most delicious and authentic mexican food in the area. The mole is unbelievable! My favorite is the chilles rellenos and spicy pork burrito.

Thank dbt1004
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
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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