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Jose Tejas

$$ - $$$Mexican, ,
700 US Highway 1 N, Iselin, NJ 08830-2631
+1 732-283-3883
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“fajitas” (63 reviews)
“guacamole” (30 reviews)
“gumbo” (21 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
700 US Highway 1 N, Iselin, NJ 08830-2631
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We went on a Monday night and it was crowded . Chips and salsa served as soon as you sit down the chips were warm and was good . For dinner we ordered the catfish good with a spicy kick , chicken Guadalajara was very...More

Thank NuJerzee610
Reviewed 1 week ago

First if all, I have been going to Tejas for 22 years. I have known some of the best people ever from this place. Jimmy R, Mike R, Gustavo, Anita, Tara, Dan, Alyssa, Rick, Nick, Jesse, Yadira, Lisa, Michelle H and Michelle G, Mike W,...More

1  Thank Thomas D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place really packs them in. The food is very authentic Mexican. You must have a margarita and then the fried ice cream.

1  Thank cbrh926
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We love this place,but be prepared to wait at least 30 minutes to sit down. If you are good to have a few beers an chips before seated you are good. Most of the dishes are similar, never leave dissappointed. Great place to go with...More

Thank Joseph S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food was amazing, will definitely make my way back here next time I am in NJ! The one complaint I have is that the service was a little less than attentive. I am guessing that is just because the place is so busy and...More

Thank Ashley P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

So I am vegetarian person..so I don't have to many options but still this bing said you can have something in the menu that you can definitely order. So this was my first experience at this place. This is the the one of the most...More

Thank its_neelin
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is often packed- the best time to go is early on a Sunday, or midday (about 4 pm), but there's a reason- the fajitas are awesome, the chips are freshly made, the drinks are good and overall all the food is delicious. Camptown...More

Thank coachmikec
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped here on our way back to CT on a Monday night. To our surprise this place was packed. We waited for 20 minutes at the bar for our table. The house margarita was tasty. We tried both the Mexican (steak fajitas) and Cajun...More

Thank Yijing B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Been there few times with my husband. The crowd didn't stop us going back because their Margarita is so delicious!

Thank c h r i s t i n... c
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is definitely one of the better Mexican restaurants in the area. It isn't super authentic, but it is super yummy. Great chips and salsa to start, good entrees to choose from and the prices are very affordable. It will get super crowded for dinner...More

Thank barry88
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Questions & Answers
6 July 2016|
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Response from JessterH | Reviewed this property |
Hi, sorry for my delayed response. I am not sure if they will take a reservation, my understanding is because they're always so crowded, they normally don't. But, call them and ask them.
16 April 2016|
Response from catawbakim | Reviewed this property |
I don't know if it was ever named "Eat Here" but there is a large sign that says that and you can see it from the highway. The sign is actually in their parking lot.
6 May 2015|
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Response from mcspode | Reviewed this property |
Every Hour is Happy Hour at Jose Teja's!!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Mexican, Southwestern, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 00:30
11:00 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 700 US Highway 1 N, Iselin, NJ 08830-2631
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Iselin
  • Phone Number: +1 732-283-3883
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