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Surrender Cafe

695 Amboy Ave, Woodbridge, NJ 07095-3141
+1 732-636-2300
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good37%
  • Average15%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
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“pernil” (13 reviews)
“pork” (4 reviews)
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Caribbean, Latin, Spanish, Puerto Rican
695 Amboy Ave, Woodbridge, NJ 07095-3141
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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
Reviewed 6 March 2017

Very disappointed in the Puerto Rican fare. Frozen items just fried and served, everything not freshly prepared. Small portions lacking flavor. Asked for a mango smoothie to be told they are only served by season (?). Tres leche cake looked beautiful, but made with almond...More

Thank rld616
Reviewed 14 February 2017

food and service was great! Staff was able to help us decide what to order on our first visit to the restaurant.

Thank Linda W
Reviewed 14 February 2017

We love this food. Always fresh and very well made. WE order out from here all the time and even use them for our parties

Thank Diane P
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

At this visit I got empanadas to go. They were piping hot and DELICIOUS. I brought them to dinner at my in-laws and my mother-in-lae, who typically only like home-made food went back for seconds and thirds!! At previous visits I've had the pernil and...More

Thank pabubbles16
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Love this restaurant! Great food and terrific service! Can't wait till we are in the area again to enjoy their great food.

Thank Cito-Cookie
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

The canoas rellenas are my favorite. The portions of meat in anything I've ordered are very generous. The burrito bowl is easily 2 or 3 meals in 1 box. Delivery is always a long wait so order early or just pick it up if you're...More

Thank Melissa F
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

I love to eat at Surrender Cafe at least twice a week. The food is delicious. The portions great. The owners and servers provide service with a smile. The prices are very reasonable.

Thank jal07
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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, Waitstaff, Delivery
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 09:00
11:00 - 09:00
11:00 - 09:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
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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