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El Tenampa Mexican - CLOSED

218 N Main St, Forked River, NJ 08731-2741
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good31%
  • Average5%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible21%
Mar 20, 2013
“Great Mexican in Ocean County!”
Feb 16, 2013
“No Notice - El Tenampa Seems Closed”
Restaurant Hours Closed
218 N Main St, Forked River, NJ 08731-2741
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Reviewed March 20, 2013

Wide variety of wonderful Mexican dishes. We usually go to the one in Toms River. Great service. Comfortable atmosphere. Casual. Plenty of room so you're not right next to the other tables. They do take-out also. Our favorites - enchiladas marinas and burrito loco (a...More

Thank Carolyn R
Reviewed February 16, 2013

We've driven by El Tenampa for weeks now, and it looks like it didn't survive. The last visit awhile ago, the place was pretty empty, but it looks like it's done. Too bad, the food was good, nice portions and the service was pretty good....More

Thank SteveE461
Reviewed January 25, 2013

Another place offering something different that can't make it in Forked River. Thank god we have Applebees! So much for diversity.

Thank SurfTravelGuy
Reviewed November 17, 2012

Drove by last night( Friday night around 6 PM) and they were closed, building was dark and there is a for lease sign out front. Called the phone number and it has been disconnected. I don't know if they are gone for good at the...More

Thank dreamingdragonfly
Reviewed November 5, 2012

We have been to the Manahawkin location several times and will now continue to drive further to this location instead. The staff is much friendlier here. The decor is much brighter, parking is better and the food is superior.

Thank Moskie22
Reviewed October 10, 2012

Mexican cuisine is one of my favorites and we've passed this place weekly as we travel through the area, so we decided to stop and try it. It was a little deserted for a holiday weekend, but then again, this is the shore so it's...More

Thank SteveE461
Reviewed October 2, 2012

Very nice atmosphere and excellent food. Was worth the money and the trip. This restaurant is byob, so bring a bottle of wine or beer if you would like. We love the food, and service is a little slow but the food is made to...More

Thank Birdie66_12
Reviewed August 27, 2012

The first time my husband and I went it was delicious and the portions were huge. It seems like each successive visit they go down in quality a little. The second time we went the portions had shrunk. Visits after that there was less cheese...More

1  Thank dreamingdragonfly
Reviewed August 16, 2012

You will love the decor, the cleanliness, and the food, have never had anything bad or not fresh... the best and I've been to many! Only one downfall, the outside needs landscaping badly, driving by, other than the open sign on road you would think...More

Thank padewitt
Reviewed June 21, 2012

Food was great best guacamole ever Fresh ingredients hostess very friendly good prices, good food a winner

Thank Lisa Z
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  • Address: 218 N Main St, Forked River, NJ 08731-2741
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Forked River
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