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Escondido Mexican Cuisine & Tequila Bar

€€ - €€€Mexican, , Vegetarian Friendly
402 W Main St, Freehold, NJ 07728-2540
+1 732-577-0200
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good30%
  • Average17%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible18%
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“fajitas” (8 reviews)
“taco” (4 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 22:00All hours
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
402 W Main St, Freehold, NJ 07728-2540
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Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

This restaurant put a twist on some old favorites. They added hot peppers to the guacamole, and the beef used in the soft tacos was marinated in sauce. I enjoyed these changes. If you prefer more traditional food, I recommend the coconut shrimp. That was...More

Thank Joyce K
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Love escondidos!!!- period!!! They have the best fajitas- great service, cold beer, warm chips and love the green salsa

Thank Ellen N
Reviewed 21 August 2017

We come back to this restaurant frequently. It's not the greatest but it is not bad either. It's got a good ambience and spacious enough. The waiters are friendly and service is decent.

Thank raninawaz
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

Our server Jennifer was great, as was the manager Kylie. Our food was awful. I can see why don't have a lunch crowd. The oldest and most sour guacuamole we ever had. It went down hill from there. Not a place I could recommend.

Thank Tunafishy99x
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

Definitely needs improvement with their food and service They skipped our appetizer brought entree Kids menu was not kids menu. They give free soda for kids but no juice. They will charge you for juice! Food arrived very sloppy not so impressed with anything at...More

Thank YasBerry
A TripAdvisor Member
New York City, New York
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

I had a lunch date with my husband. We happened to go on a Wednesday afternoon. It was $10 fajitas day. It was great. Very tasty. The service was good. We were seated right away.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 27 June 2017

We were in town with the NHRA, and stayed at the Radisson Hotel just down the street we drove by and saw a they had a sunny outside patio so we thought let's try it! We were greeted as we walked in and given a...More

Thank CherokeeN9444W
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

I have been going to this restaurant for years and it seems that the quality and quantity of the food has steadily declined. I used to love their salsa and guacamole but it seems as if everything has changed. The flavors and portions aren't the...More

Thank Tiffanie C
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

We went for dinner and it was pretty good. Place is huge and nice inside. Had shrimp appetizer with the chips and salsa on the table were all good. The fajitas are the only reason i chose 4 stars. There wasn't much flavor. The steak...More

Thank artistchic84
Reviewed 20 April 2017

Nice place, the food was very good, nice selection to choose from, and the service was very good. We had the Enchilada del Mar, and the Beef Short Rib Enchilada, both were delicious.

Thank KRJ07
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Jim R
24 August 2016|
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Response from OBessie | Reviewed this property |
No reservations needed. We are always seated right away.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 402 W Main St, Freehold, NJ 07728-2540
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Freehold
  • Phone Number: +1 732-577-0200
Our menu selections are inspired by genuine and modern Mexican favorites – all light and healthful with a large dose of flavor integrating everything from the freshest fruits and vegetables, herb garnishes, fresh chopped salsas, individually prepared guacamole, hand cut meats and poultry and fresh seafood from local suppliers.
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