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Taqueria Maria's

51 Dayton Rd, Monroe, NJ 08831-1140
+1 732-521-1400
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good43%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“burrito” (11 reviews)
“tacos” (6 reviews)
“mole” (5 reviews)
Open Now
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Mexican, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
51 Dayton Rd, Monroe, NJ 08831-1140
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Reviewed 3 October 2018

I've seen this place grow from a really tiny hole in the wall to a small place with maybe 8 tables. But, for a small place, it's a great value in terms of price, meal size and quality of food! I've had Maria's special Mole,...More

Thank hdelafuente
Reviewed 15 September 2018

Very small place only a few tables inside and a couple outside. Food was fantastic! Staff was friendly and helpful

Thank Lovetogarden52
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Wonderful service and great food! Fajitas, burritos and guacamole are all wonderful!!!service was prompt.

Thank corinat234
Reviewed 23 August 2018

I brought friends from out of town here for lunch last week, and they were blown away! The food is so fresh, and it is prepared so well, and the portions are so big, what's not to love! The lunch menu is as good as...More

Thank Jerry_Case
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

This was a wonderful surprise. While the location and decor are severely lacking, the food quality and taste certainly made the difference. Parking was difficult with all of the potholes and there was limited seating. A family run restaurant with authentic roots in Mexico shines...More

Thank windsgroup
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

Very good authentic Mexican food. Make sure you call before getting there as its small place usually full people eating long dinner/lunch

Thank Jaimin P
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

I enjoy Mexican cuisine but I'm not an expert by any means. I enjoyed the burrito I had but the chicken was unseasoned and bland. Friendly and welcoming staff. I'd definitely eat here again.

Thank munzingm
Reviewed 3 July 2018

I'm visiting relatives in the area and after a long day of driving was looking for something to take back to the hotel room. Ordered two tacos (chicken and carnitas) and a burrito with chorizo, expecting just ordinary Mexican take out for dinner. Boy was...More

Thank Carl-n-Summer
Reviewed 26 June 2018

It was May 5th, big Mexican holiday so where to go to celebrate. Dilemma.....hmmm. Not a fan of Mexican food but my internet search brought up this restaurant. I and two of my friends drive here and almost did t go in. The parking lot...More

Thank Valerie1948
Reviewed 21 June 2018

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 LMMB3420
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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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