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LEX MEX

816 Long Beach Blvd, Ship Bottom, Long Beach Island, NJ 08008-4608
+1 609-361-5399
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good32%
  • Average17%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible19%
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“take out” (2 reviews)
“summer” (6 reviews)
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816 Long Beach Blvd, Ship Bottom, Long Beach Island, NJ 08008-4608
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Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

Lex Mex has the best Mexican we’ve found on LBI. The pulled pork tacos and seafood burrito are favorites. We also like the fajitas and that they aren’t brought out while still sizzling but are handleable. You’ll be charged for each soda or seltzer so...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank dawnmidnight
Reviewed 19 July 2018

Five of us went there for dinner. Two had beef tacos. The beef had a weird taste. Two ordered the shrimp quesadillas. It was over stuffed with cheese and the shrimp didn't taste good. One had the beef fajitas. They were ok. The staff was...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank irishdreams
Reviewed 9 July 2018

A small BYOB restaurant conveniently near Rt 72 with great choice of Mexican specialties- fish tacos among the best. Lines in summer a bit long as normal for LBI but staff could help more by nudging diners who have finished but are just rudely sitting,...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank frequent_NJ_diner
Reviewed 30 April 2018

We had a real nice meal, which was a take out, the place was mobbed and we had two little children who were hungry so we opted to take out. The only draw back was that I ordered taco's which bye the time we got...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank tinytots_8
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

I stopped here with my fiancé for a quick bite of take out before the beach. I ordered a veggie burrito. We waited twenty minutes and when I got the burrito I couldn't even pick it up. It was drenched in greasy red liquid. Literally...More

Date of visit: July 2017
1  Thank allienkate
Reviewed 3 July 2017

We were vacationing in a condo just down from Lex Mex and just had to go in. Nice place for lunch. Food was good and portions were large. Glad we stopped in.

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank mc_escher
Reviewed 26 June 2017

My boys went here for dinner and raved about it. The nachos are fantastic and the pork burritos are superb. They are looking to going back again this year!

Date of visit: July 2016
Thank Ambassador1012018
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

Probably the worst eating experience i have had in a long time. They don't have soft tacos. Hard tacos crumbled into pieces upon first bite. Food was cold. Meat was absent all flavor. Will never return.

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank N5737JFstevenf
Reviewed 7 June 2017

The food is really below average. I get the feeling it is probably frozen entrees they simply heat up. The seafood burrito was not even real seafood. It was that fake stuff you get in the grocery store. The sauces poured over everything were greasy...More

Date of visit: July 2016
Thank theprincesswendy
Reviewed 14 March 2017

My boyfriend and I stopped in after a long day at Hop Sauce Fest in LBI hoping for some authentic Mexican food. The food was great. Service was fast. It is a small restaurant and we went at a peak dinner time making it quite...More

Date of visit: June 2016
Thank Elizabeth G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 816 Long Beach Blvd, Ship Bottom, Long Beach Island, NJ 08008-4608
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Long Beach Island  >  Ship Bottom
  • Phone Number: +1 609-361-5399
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