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Mojito Lounge and Restaurant

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525 Bayway Ave, Elizabeth, NJ 07202-2755
17:00 - 01:00
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Mon - Wed 17:00 - 01:00
Thu - Fri 02:00 - 17:00
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Staten Island, New York
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33 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 April 2017

I used come here for dinner at least a few times a year. However, I haven't been here in the past two years and decided to have dinner there this past Monday. Never a disappointment! The pitcher of red sangria was just as I remembered "delish" in addition to their appetizers, entrée and the toasted bread with olive spread at... More 

Thank QueenieD69
Elizabeth, New Jersey
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 June 2016 via mobile

Went there expecting this great experience and was disappointed the food wasn't that great for the price I could cook better than whoever was cooking that night and the prices outrageous for some tasteless Spanish food

Thank Dayli C
Roselle, New Jersey, USA
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53 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 May 2016

Went on 5/23 for my birthday. Well I must say that I was impressed. I drive by this place everyday 2 x a day and never bothered to stop in, glad my first choice was closed on a Monday because I was in a food coma after this place. They serve you warm, toasty bread with a olive oil spread-... More 

Thank Kimberly L
Brooklyn, New York
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75 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 February 2016 via mobile

We always wanted to try it. It was great, nice mojitos, appetizers great. My husband got the oxtail and it was nicely done. I got the roast work and was good too. I like the bread with olive they give.

Thank Marelisz
Roselle, New Jersey
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14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2016

I have been dining at Mojito ever since I read a very positive review in our local newspaper about 5 years ago. I have recommended it to friends who have also enjoyed the food and atmosphere. The garlic bread with the olive spread is to "die for". The prices are fair, the portions are large and the food is consistently... More 

Thank Ceetee817
Fair Lawn, New Jersey
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 August 2015 via mobile

This place is truly a rare gem in one of the roughest locations...but definitely worth trying out. As a tough critic of specialty drinks, I tried their Mojito with no more of an expectation but that of standard...but I was pleasantly surprised. It was so refreshing!!! And the food....you just have to try it yourself....Excellent!

Thank katiesinger77
New Jersey
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 23 April 2015

I'm giving this review a three solely based on the passion fruit mojito. Deeeeelicious! My husband and I bought a voucher from restaurant.com and redeemed it last Thursday for our weekly date night. We were immediately seated by the waiter who failed to introduce himself and our drink orders were taken shortly after. We were the only patron there at... More 

1 Thank DeannaNewJersey
Rahway, New Jersey
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57 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 October 2014

My first time here with a friend who has dinner here several times. Set in a very lovely space, although not handicapped accessible that I could tell - you have to walk up 2 flights of stairs to the main dining area. However, had a very enjoyable meal. Had carrot soup with shrimp appetizer, the Lechon (roast pig) w/side of... More 

2 Thank Laurie
Fort Worth, Texas
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69 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 August 2014 via mobile

Food was great! Even though there were only two waiters taking all orders and drinks they were fast and so nice. I highly recommend it!

2 Thank Starlight11
Newark, New Jersey
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 June 2014

Been here a few times and just went there for fathers day this past sunday, love the seafood and yucca. Losbster croquettes are to die for...I am hoping to book this place for my wedding reception. Staff is awesome and manager is attentative and accomodating. Also best sangria.....

2 Thank jessica r

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Latin, Spanish, Cuban, Caribbean
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Open Hours
17:00 - 01:00
17:00 - 01:00
17:00 - 01:00
02:00 - 17:00
02:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 525 Bayway Ave, Elizabeth, NJ 07202-2755
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Elizabeth
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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?