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Chapala Mexican Restaurant - CLOSED

811 Route 33, Hamilton, NJ 08619
(609) 631-0062
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Cuisines: Mexican
Most recent review
- Nov 20, 2013
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7 reviews from our community

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English first
Hamilton, New Jersey
Top Contributor
101 reviews 101 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2013

Saw it coming - attention to detail had waned, new management was weak, food was not as good as it once was.

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16 reviews 16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2013

We have been going to this place for years and the food is consistently good. Its byob which we like and the service is always fast. We normally go on a week night and they are never to busy as the seating area is large so you can spread out. On the weekends it can get packed, add a few... More

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Holland, PA
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2012

I discovered Chapala Mexican Restaurant 3 years ago after driving by many times. I've been back regularly since then. It's not your typical looking Mexican restaurant, but after searching all over for authentic Mexican food and being disappointed over and over again, I thought I'd try it. Their food is fabulous. It's delicious home style Mexican cooking. Not like I've... More

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Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2012 via mobile

I find the food very yummy but the building needs to be condemmed. Dining room ceiling looks like the rain pours through and it is very dirty looking. The bathrooms... i have seen better at train stations. The atmosphere makes you question the sanitation of the kitchen. Unfortunately the looks of the place detract from the food. We won't be... More

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Top Contributor
105 reviews 105 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
124 helpful votes 124 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2012

This is a great Mexican BYOB restaurant. The staff is very friendly friendly and the food delicious!

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Lawrenceville, New Jersey
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2012

Place is BYOB, so keep that in mind before you go. Good mexican food at slightly higher than normal prices for Mexican. Would definitely recommend!

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Saint Pete Beach, Florida
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31 reviews 31 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2012

My family and I have dined here for the past 6 years and are there for dinner almost every weekend. Why? Because in 6 years I have yet to have a bad meal. The food is fresh and flavorful and the model of consistency. There is a wide variety of dishes...anything from tacos to scallop and fish dishes. All good.... More

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