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Surrender Cafe

695 Amboy Ave, Woodbridge, NJ 07095-3141
+1 732-636-2300
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good38%
  • Average14%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
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“pernil” (13 reviews)
“pork” (5 reviews)
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Caribbean, Latin, Spanish, Puerto Rican
695 Amboy Ave, Woodbridge, NJ 07095-3141
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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

1  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 26 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 16 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 28 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 10 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 5 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 13 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 13 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
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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, Kids, 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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