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El Mexicano Bar & Grill

) #26 of 160 Restaurants in Clifton ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Mexican, Latin,
1293 Main Ave, Clifton, NJ 07011-2239
+1 973-546-2348
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Overview
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good8%
  • Average14%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible8%
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CUISINES
Mexican, Latin, Bar, Spanish, Pub
PRICE
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RATINGS
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Food
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LOCATION
1293 Main Ave, Clifton, NJ 07011-2239
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Love this place! After a concert myself and 4 friends came for drinks and food! Never disappointed!! The margaritas are the best I've had!! I enjoyed chicken chimichanga platter!! Live music, great Mexican atmosphere, the mood is always upbeat & happy !!! Olay!!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This has a fun atmosphere. The waiter was very attentive and the food was average but good. They make a great margarita.

Thank Laura L
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Lunch, dinner, appetizers and drinks will please the palate. Any time of day or night you will find customers in the restaurant or at the bar. Fresh fish and homemade soups are my favorite. Family friendly too!

Thank rayej
Reviewed 3 August 2016

In late 2014 and early 2015 this used to be our goto place for mexican takeouts. but this year(2016) we have noticed that the quality of food has dropped and they also mix up the orders. things like this can happen anywhere and we gave...More

Thank Reji V
Reviewed 23 March 2016

If is very difficult for me to give this restaurant a rough review...In all honesty the food-staff and atmosphere were excellent..The place was spotless and we enjoyed everything especially the home made chips and sauce they brought to hold us over till our meal...Our waitress...More

Thank 439bud
Reviewed 16 March 2016 via mobile

Si it has a better feel than The Paterson NU versión plus Its in a Safer área. The food was amazing especially their guacamole they make it directly in front of you it's so fresh and delicious and I hate hate hate guacamole but I...More

Thank Peter J
Reviewed 2 February 2016

Excellent food and attention! Every day the food is better. I work in a medical office in the area and visited this place for de lunch, because it has lots of variety. They invited me for Sunday brunch. The las Sunday I went with my...More

Thank Yina I
Reviewed 29 January 2016 via mobile

I visited this place with my husband on Friday night... I must say Thanks!! Very friendly and attentive waitress, the food was delicious and the margarita too. A very nice Mexican Place.

1  Thank ClaretSmith
Reviewed 28 January 2016 via mobile

Delicious food, excellent service and good atmosphere. My favorite place in Clifton. Ask for Molkajete. Traditional Mexican dish with a homemade sauce. Amazing!!!!!!

1  Thank Johan A
Reviewed 2 January 2016

By far, the most authentic Mexican food in this area. Great choices with options galore. Only better than the food was the service. Home made Guacamole at your table. Everything fresh. Many choices for drinks. You can't miss.

2  Thank Lenny K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 30
Cuisine
Mexican, Latin, Bar, Spanish, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 00:00
Monday
11:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 00:00
Thursday
11:00 - 00:00
Friday
11:00 - 02:30
Saturday
11:00 - 02:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1293 Main Ave, Clifton, NJ 07011-2239
    (N/A)
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Clifton
  • Phone Number: +1 973-546-2348
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