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Costa Chica Mexican Restaurant

314 Handy St, New Brunswick, NJ 08901-2941
+1 732-545-2255
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good37%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible25%
18 Mar 2017
“Give fresh food at least”
14 Feb 2017
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314 Handy St, New Brunswick, NJ 08901-2941
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Reviewed 18 March 2017

Bad, ugly looking guacamole, really bad tasting tortilla and cheese quesadilla. Ate on Friday night, not too many people (expected with that quality food), When we told the waitress about that food is not tasting good, she insisted that its 'fresh' with confusion (She knew...More

Thank Sonal d
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Tucked in a steip mall next to a laundromat and railroad tracks, this restaurant oozes authenticity. Large portions, fresh-made seasonal juices, and wide selection of well made Mexican food. It's been a destination for years for my family, and we don't seem to go as...More

Thank M G
Reviewed 28 August 2016

I have been to this restaurant several times and have never experienced dirty conditions or bland inedible food as one reviewer had experienced. Recently, the menus were changed and are now both in English & Spanish. The decor features lots of colorful painted chairs with...More

Thank Jan R
Reviewed 28 February 2016 via mobile

So, I was driving by one day and it looked nice and authentic from the outside and thought, I'll come back some day wit the family. We went tonight 2/26/2016. When we sat down I noticed the table looked like it had not been cleaned...More

Thank johnsW4974WY
Reviewed 27 October 2015

The salsa that does with chips in the beginning is delicious and super super hot- Watch out! I though the place was weirdly comforting inside even the the decor is outrageous, and mostly everyone's food was delicious and very authentic Mexican with cojilla, etc. I...More

Thank ljfrazee
Reviewed 14 August 2015

The chairs and tables are brightly painted. The server handed us 6 menus-- 3 in Spanish, 3 in English. The web site is written in Spanish and gives a good idea of the decor. The food is good, prices are low. This is a neighborhood...More

Thank Beth B
Reviewed 2 February 2015

The atmosphere is kind of cheesy, and you may doubt that something that calls itself a pizzeria AND Mexican restaurant can be authentic, but don't let that fool you. The food is great--try the brisket tacos, the mini sopes, the chicken mole. (I'm sure lots...More

1  Thank Tia K
Reviewed 5 November 2014 via mobile

I went with two of my friends late night to Costa Chica. Excellent and Familiar environment. Their food is fresh and delicious. We had a very good time. The restaurant counts with a typical decoration that make you feel in Mexico.

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  • Address: 314 Handy St, New Brunswick, NJ 08901-2941
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  New Brunswick
  • Phone Number: +1 732-545-2255
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