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Tinga Taqueria

215 Bellevue Ave, Upper Montclair, NJ 07043-1820
+1 973-509-8226
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good30%
  • Average33%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
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“tinga” (17 reviews)
“burrito” (9 reviews)
“guacamole” (7 reviews)
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215 Bellevue Ave, Upper Montclair, NJ 07043-1820
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were on vacation for two weeks and ate out a lot. Our meal Tinga Taqueria was one of the best meals we had. It was reasonably priced, the staff were friendly and efficient, it had a nice atmosphere and the food was excellent. The...More

Thank NorvicMan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Everyone raves about it but I don't see it. The food is OK - but - not exceptional. The thing that really takes away points is that EVERYTHING is ala carte or extra cost. Even corn chips or extra salsa costs more

Thank Michael V
Reviewed 12 August 2017

The food is high quality and delivered in simple tasty dishes. Its a one of our goto choices for regular evenings out with the kids since they were little...as teenagers they still really love it here. The staff is friendly and attentive. Many staff members...More

Thank Trvlsallover
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

We usually order and pick up ourselves. The restaurant always seems chaotic so we chose to eat at home. Good is mixed but we have favorites and enjoy the Mexican taco salad in a taco shell with grilled chicken and the chicken fajita sandwich. We...More

Thank Karen C
Reviewed 24 May 2017

If you have no where else to go for tacos, I suggest just making them yourself. Go downtown to Casa Piquin or Villalobos if you actually want to have a delicious meal.

Thank a g
Reviewed 28 March 2017

Awesome, cozy place with fresh food. The place also has a party room and service is amazing. The food is yummy,

Thank mauinokaoi1973
Reviewed 15 October 2016

Small place and it was fairly busy, People constantly coming and going. Seem liked there were a quite a few regular customers. The food was ok. The rice and beans tasted good but the chicken was bland and dry

Thank WrldTraveller67
Reviewed 16 September 2016

Love this place. My family goes there on a weekly basis. It's not fancy, but the food is great. You have to try the Guacamole - it's amazing.

Thank khallbobo
Reviewed 13 September 2016

My family and I were there a couple of times and since some of our friends had raved about it, I was a bit disappointed to find its food good and tasty but nothing outstanding.

Thank Shirley E
Reviewed 3 August 2016

Tinga is amazing. The food is great (though I am a vegetarian so I can't really say anything about the meats) the atmosphere is great and the price is just right. They cater to kids (especially on Mon and Tue - there is a Balloon...More

Thank khallbobo
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Delivery
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 22:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 215 Bellevue Ave, Upper Montclair, NJ 07043-1820
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Upper Montclair
  • Phone Number: +1 973-509-8226
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