Nothing against Chipotle, but sometimes we get in the mood for real authentic Mexican cuisine.

From "mom and pop" joints and "holes in the wall" to beautiful restaurants with breathtaking Jersey Shore views, these are the eateries where you find the tastiest, freshest, and most authentic Mexican fare.

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Now in no particular order...

The Spiciest Mexican Restaurants in Monmouth County

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