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Don Jose Mexican Restaurant

124 US-46 East, Netcong, NJ 07857
+1 973-527-7330
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good30%
  • Average18%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“chips and salsa” (10 reviews)
“chicken” (11 reviews)
“enchiladas” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
124 US-46 East, Netcong, NJ 07857
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Met some family for dinner and we weren't disappointed. The salsa is great, so flavorful! I tried the cerviche which was awesome. Family had tamales, a tostados combo, fajitas and tacos, all good and the only negative comment was tamales were a little dry. Also...More

Thank TemporaryIslander
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place is so great. Homemade chips, spicy salsa and on par margaritas, not too sweet, and a decent kick. Reminds me of vacation. This is a happy, skylight drenched place. From bright sunbursts to colorful birds, every table is a good one. Tasty tacos...More

Thank BelindaM99
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Don Jose has the best and freshest Mexican cuisine! This restaurant also has great drinks, desserts, guacamole, name it! Ask for Abel, he will give you great service!

Thank John L
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

I came here with my son. We love Mexican food. We both loved the homemade guacamole. He had a kids burrito and I had the chicken enchilada. Both were great. The prices were reasonable. $11-$16. He ordered from the kids menu. It nicely decorated on...More

Thank Bob F
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

My husband and I really enjoyed a night out of dining at Don Jose's. We ordered the molcajete for 2; an entree combination of pork ribs,chicken,shrimp and grilled steak with rice,tomatoes, peppers, onions ,black beans and tortillas. Most enjoyable. Their margaritas are great and I...More

Thank Lisa Z
Reviewed 27 July 2017

The food here is fantastic! I really liked the spicy salsa and chips that they give you when you first get there. My husband raved about his refried beans that came with his meal. The portions are big yet we both devoured everything. The sweet...More

Thank Leigh F
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

Stop here for dinner with a friend on a road trip yo NYC. Wow!!! The food was fantastic and the service was outstanding. Our server was so attentive that he had water at the table at the same time the hostess was seating us. All...More

Thank mcangemi
Reviewed 9 July 2017

Went for dinner on a Saturday. The place was crowded, with a waiting line. Decor was probably OK but hard to tell with all the people packed into the restaurant like sardines. As a result, it was also very noisy - and the noise was...More

Thank MySiska4
Reviewed 23 May 2017

I've spent a lot of time in towns and cities near the Mexican border and have eaten several times just over the border into Mexico. I haven found any place in Northwest New Jersey that has any Mexican food comparable to the southwest USA and...More

Thank jimr20162016
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

The food is served in ample quantity although bland for my taste. Service is proof and friendly. Prices are very reasonable. The decor is entertaining. The Mexican Beer selection is pretty good with Carta Blanca being one that is not available everywhere.

Thank etradervic
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Daniel M
15 May 2017|
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Response from maramez12 | Reviewed this property |
Yes! Their margaritas are pretty good too!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 124 US-46 East, Netcong, NJ 07857
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Morris County  >  Netcong
  • Phone Number: +1 973-527-7330
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