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Carlos O'Connor Cafe Mexico

31 Monmouth St, Red Bank, NJ 07701
+1 732-530-6663
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good41%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“guacamole” (6 reviews)
“fajitas” (3 reviews)
Open Now
5:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
$$ - $$$
31 Monmouth St, Red Bank, NJ 07701
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Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

Had the mole chicken special and was only ok. Have had other mole sauces that were better. There are many recipes for mole sauce this was only ok. The chicken tortilla soup was pretty good

Thank Lovetogarden52
Reviewed 14 March 2017

We were shopping in red bank and decided not to go to our favoorite place which is juanitos. The service was slow and we were the only ones there. I ordered soup and tacos. The soup was watery. And the meat was tough and the...More

Thank Cathy G
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

Waited 15 minutes after being seated before anyone offered water or a drink. Then two servers came by within 30 seconds of each other to take drink orders. Food took forever to arrive and despite server advising to be careful as plate was extremely hot,...More

1  Thank paulnj214
Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

Met my wife here 20 years ago tonight at Carlos O'Connors. Back every year. Great food and great memories !

Thank World_is_my_soyster
Reviewed 18 January 2017

We have been going to Carlos O'Connor's for years and the food is always good, the staff friendly and the service is excellent! I always order the guacamole even if it comes on my meal because I know how good it is and just can't...More

Thank Nina H
Reviewed 18 October 2016

We love Carlos O'Connor's! One of the few restaurants the whole family can agree on. The beef nachos are excellent- we love the marinated red onions on this ingredient filled appy (II find that i crave them and have even attempted marinating my own) Our...More

Thank VagabondKim0313
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Had steak fajita, no fajita flavor! My husband had chicken fajitas and had a good fajitas flavor. Salsa was mediocre. They do BYOB which is good

Thank Momtozac
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

I worked all day. It was a Saturday and I wanted more than fast food but less than the loud bar and restaurant across the street. I had less than a hour to eat before my movie. The service was fast and the good good...More

Thank JDRolle R
Reviewed 25 August 2016

Came through here on vacation at the recommendation of a friend. It was a very solid Mexican place. Good service and good food. No alcohol on the menu, just FYI, so no margaritas, but good sodas (Jarrito's). I got a vegetarian chimichianga that was really...More

Thank Lilly S
Reviewed 20 August 2016

We hadn't been here in a few years, and decided to try it again. What a mistake! Although the service was great, the food was terrible. The salsa (if you could call it that) that they put on your table with chips, tasted like they...More

Thank cmr57
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1 July 2016|
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Response from GB08Nj | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is. Here's a liquor store down the street. If you buy tequila they will mix margaritas for you.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
3:00 PM - 8:00 PM
5:00 AM - 9:00 PM
5:00 AM - 9:00 PM
5:00 AM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 31 Monmouth St, Red Bank, NJ 07701
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Red Bank
  • Phone Number: +1 732-530-6663
  • E-mail
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