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Desert Moon Fresh Mexican Grille

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456 Elizabeth Ave, Somerset, NJ 08873-5108
+1 732-805-0810
11:00 - 21:00
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Sun 12:00 - 19:00
Mon - Tue 11:00 - 21:00
Wed 11:00 - 09:00
Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri 11:00 - 09:00
Sat 11:00 - 20:00
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Plainsboro, New Jersey
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10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 May 2014

Lotsa variety... freshly made... prepared in front of you... prepared, bagged, and rung up lickety-split... good meal, good value... :)

Thank Esteban M
Somerset, New Jersey
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88 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 October 2013

We're big Mexican food fans at my house, and Desert Moon fills the gap between Mexican fast food chains and the pricier Mexican dining establishments. The food comes fast - in fact, they prepare it to your specifications as you order - but it is made with fresh ingredients and lots of options as to how they are combined. You... More 

Thank TheCatherine
B. B
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 May 2013

I got take out yesterday; a veggie burrito & a chicken burrito. Both were pretty good! They are missing a spice that I seem to enjoy at Chipotle that makes it that much more flavorful (Cilantro perhaps?). Nonetheless, it was yummy! I am going back today to get one of their rice bowls OR taco salads. Haven't decided yet.

1 Thank Lauratl
Somerset, New Jersey
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40 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 July 2012

We've been to Desert Moon several times and it's always been consistently good. My daughter has been a vegetarian for years and she usually gets the veggie tofu rice bowl. They cook up the tofu with each order so this takes a few more minutes than the rest but she says it is worth it! I have gotten other veggie... More 

Thank Betty C
Sebastian, Florida
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55 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 November 2011

When I'm in Somerset for business, I eat at Desert Moon at least 2-3 times a week. The food is great and fairly priced.

Thank CSIS2
Somerset, New Jersey
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126 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 December 2010

Very good mexican fast food. had a taco salad which was very good but they had no salad dressing (?!?!) Great for a quick light meal!

Thank katerachel15
New Jersey
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57 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 October 2010

Have eaten here many times. It is very good and fast. In the summer the outside seating was nice.

Thank Amy H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Open Hours
12:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 09:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 09:00
11:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 456 Elizabeth Ave, Somerset, NJ 08873-5108
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Somerset
  • Phone Number: +1 732-805-0810

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?