MANAHAWKIN, NJ — Craving some Mexican food? There’s a variety of good places to try in the Manahawkin area.
But one of them is one of the best in the entire state, according to a 2023 report by Best of NJ.
According to the report, you have to check out Manahawkin’s El Tepeyac.
Tucked away in a strip mall off Route 72, this hidden gem offers delicious and authentic meals.
The popular family-owned restaurant serves everything from breakfast to dessert, and along with authentic dishes like tostadas and sopes, El Tepeyac also serves up some signature American-style dishes as well.
Have you ever had a cheesesteak quesadilla or a California burrito, stuffed with French fries and guacamole? You can at El Tepeyac.
The report cites dishes like “Bistec Ranchero, chalupas, enchiladas, and Cesina” as some to try.
Clearly, diners agree that this spot is one of the best. It has a 4.7 star rating on Google with nearly 400 reviews.
So if you’re hungry, stop by El Tepeyac, 511 NJ-72, and chow down on some delicious, authentic Mexican food.