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5 De Mayo

) #66 of 84 Restaurants in Cape May €€ - €€€ Mexican
1246 Route 109, Cape May, NJ 08204-5266
+1 609-884-5847
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Overview
  • Excellent35%
  • Very good40%
  • Average6%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible12%
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“fajitas” (16 reviews)
“guac” (4 reviews)
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Mexican
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€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
1246 Route 109, Cape May, NJ 08204-5266
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1 - 10 of 114 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Right over the bridge when you come into Cape May. Extensive menu with many choices of Mexican food! Food was very good with large portions that had to be taken home. Waitress could smile a little bit. Great experience - will go back

Thank emtdpw
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

It's taken me a while to write this review, it upset me that much. Let me first off by saying, I was a server for 6 years, and now I'm a massage therapist. So I'm in the business of people. Everyone should be treated with...More

Thank Oneuvakind
Reviewed 15 March 2017

My bride and I had lunch on a cold March Day. We were the only patrons in the restaurant, so we had the undivided attention of our server Austen. Needless to say we had the best lunch ever thanks to Austen and his grandmothers cooking....More

Thank appetitetogo
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Nice little place with authentic mexican food. You can also get many American dishes as well. Generous portions and the staff was lovely.

Thank njdesi
Reviewed 21 October 2016

everything we ordered has a fresh, exciting taste. we were pleased with the tortilla chips, the freshness of the Guac, the seared meats and scallop/shrimp dish, and the presentation. Not so happy to see stupid farm raised salmon on the menu with all the fresh...More

Thank Foxpaw51
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

My wife and I have been with kids and couples several times before and have been happy with both service, good and price. Last night was terrible. The service was abysmal. It took over an hour from order to food arriving and it wasn't overly...More

Thank David D
Reviewed 28 September 2016

You can easily drive right by this "little hole in the wall". Very small inside, great food, large portions and reasonably priced. BYOB

Thank Allie02
Reviewed 14 September 2016

It's a nice place to eat and enjoy some of the Tex-Mex offerings you don't find along the main streets of Cape May. Yes, there are times when I crave Chipotle when I'm away so this makes up for it.

Thank eadler2016
Reviewed 14 September 2016

My wife and I needed to get a quick dinner before getting on a sunset cruise around the cape. This restaurant was very close and accessible. The inside is fairly spartan but is comfortable. We were there early so we were able to sit immediately....More

Thank Chuck D
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

Food was cold, the service took forever,rice was cold asked for hot rice got cold rice again, asked for simple rootbeer and got other sodas, and the food was bland no authentic Mexican taste. I don't see how this place got 4 stars. I don't...More

Thank Halee P
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sasha1028
do you have seafood paella on menu, coming down soon thanks
10 August 2016|
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Response from Venkatesh B | Reviewed this property |
Sorry! Am a total Vegetarian and so didnt look for any. But am sure there were multiple sections and ine of them was Seafood.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1246 Route 109, Cape May, NJ 08204-5266
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Cape May County  >  Cape May
  • Phone Number: +1 609-884-5847
  • E-mail
Description
New Mexican place that opened in a tough spot on Rt 9 Delicious Mexican food prepared by Mexicans and served by a very helpful and knowledgeable staff of Mexicans. Wide range of items from traditional to seafood. Great Guacamole and delicious Chile Relleno. Fajitas, Burritos, Enchiladas, Chimichangas, Sope, Guarache,Flauta and Taco. All served with rice and beans. Deserts includeTres Leches and deep fried ice cream.
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