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Surrender Cafe

695 Amboy Ave, Woodbridge, NJ 07095-3141
+1 732-636-2300
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good38%
  • Average13%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pernil” (14 reviews)
“empanadas” (5 reviews)
“pork” (5 reviews)
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM Hours
Caribbean, Latin, Spanish, Puerto Rican
$$ - $$$
695 Amboy Ave, Woodbridge, NJ 07095-3141
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Reviewed 25 April 2018

We have ordered take out from here a couple of times but were not satisfied we decided to dine in and this seems to be the better option the food tasted better. We will officially be dining in going forward. Their tres leche is awesome.

Thank Christina L
Reviewed 26 December 2017 via mobile

Excellent Spanish food. Friendly service. Friends found it authentic. Mofongito is awesome. Shrimp salad awesome for lighter fare.

Thank Rockettgirl24
Reviewed 11 December 2017

II passed by this place several times and glad I finally stopped in...narrowing my choices down was difficult, but the pernil asado was OUTSTANDING!!! The pernil meat was so tender and melt in your mouth!! If you have never tried their cilantro house dressing you...More

Thank Bundy C
Reviewed 8 November 2017

This is a great place to stop in and eat if you get tired of the same old fast-food chains and want some variety in your palate. You can tell that the owner/cooks put alot of love in their cooking because, when its ready; its...More

2  Thank Lionheart17
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

If your looking for authentic latino food this is the spot . Great prices great food with the Pureto Rican vibe...

Thank Albert C
Reviewed 27 August 2017

The plates here are generous and flavorful. It's as if Abuela is in the kitchen preparing the meals. You have to try the sample appetizer plate.

Thank Cecelia P
Reviewed 23 August 2017

We have been saying for a long while that we should really try this place and finally last Friday we did. And it was quiet the enjoyable experience. The menu selections are varied without being too many or too few items. There really is a...More

Thank SU5591
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

My favorite Spanish spot near my home! A nice intimate place with great service and great food. My favorite dish is the Carne Guisada and love the empanadas!

Thank NikkiElois
Reviewed 29 June 2017

I had the pernil and it was good. The other two entrees that we had were good. The yucca was good. We only had take out.

Thank Deer2002
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Me and the GF went to bahama breeze because I had a coupon, there was a 90 minute wait so we went with plan B. I heard good things about Surrender and it sure lived up to the hype. I Did the Churrasco a la...More

Thank JayWinner
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$13
Caribbean, Latin, Spanish, Puerto Rican
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Delivery, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 AM
11:00 AM - 9:00 AM
11:00 AM - 9:00 AM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 695 Amboy Ave, Woodbridge, NJ 07095-3141
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Woodbridge
  • Phone Number: +1 732-636-2300
  • E-mail
We have great Home Made Puerto Rican and American food. Great service and atmosphere. Private parking, Delivery, To go, Kids friendly, BYOB.
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