Órale! Mexican Kitchen

Órale! Mexican Kitchen

Mexican Restaurant and Taco Restaurant$$$$
Harsimus, Jersey City
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    echo
    "Also can't go wrong with the bone marrow and pork belly tacos."(5 Tips)
    Richard S.
    "Get the bone marrow and pork belly tacos and thank me later."(4 Tips)
    Melissa J.
    "Tuna tacos and veggie enchiladas also very tasty!! I'll be back!"(4 Tips)
    A. D.
    "vegetarian seitan tacos"(3 Tips)
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  • Esther E.heart icon on user image
    Esther EstebanOctober 24, 2016
    Chicken and lamb tacos taste really good. But you can also go for just appetizers. Enough for dinner! And they have happy hour at the bar, so you can early fill you with superbs margaritas! Easygoing
  • honeywhatscooking.comheart icon on user image
    honeywhatscooking.comDecember 3, 2015
    Orale is the best thing to happen in Jersey City! Excellent drinks - Pomegranate Margarita. And the Enchiladas Suizas were divine. Not too oily, shredded chicken and delicious verde sauce.
  • tori k.heart icon on user image
    tori kuletskyJune 13, 2015
    Tacos are delicious as well as the different guacs. Watch out for the sauces - VERY spicy. Interesting drink menu, they definitely don't cheap out on the tequila! Thursdays are happy hour all night
    Upvoted Apr 13
  • Rinna E.
    Rinna EscamillaJune 5, 2013
    Great addition to JC!!!! Bone marrow pork belly tacos. Holy crap. The blue demon guac was insanely good as was the shrimp empanadas. Try the lobster tacos and thank me later. The morenitas are GOOD!
  • Nitin A.heart icon on user image
    Nitin AlaburSeptember 16, 2017
    Beer battered fish tacos, chicken tacos, the veggie and shrimp entrees were amazing! So we’re the margaritas. Serranos with the margaritas add the right kick to it! 👌🏼
  • honeywhatscooking.comheart icon on user image
    First time brunch at Orale. The huevos rancheros were really good, I liked how the eggs sat over an arepa. The huevos con chilaquiles was extremely spicy. Just not suited for the average person.
  • honeywhatscooking.comheart icon on user image
    honeywhatscooking.comJanuary 28, 2016
    Their Enchiladas Suizas are out of this world. Shredded chicken and spicy verde sauce. So good and fresh. Guac and margaritas are excellent.
  • Corey M.heart icon on user image
    Corey ManiconeJuly 13, 2013
    Been here 5+ times
    This place is amazing & the service was unbelievable. Start off with the Trio Guacamole. Get 3 taco plates (pork belly & lobster are the shit) and a side of Brussels sprouts. You can thank me later.
  • Sunaina
    SunainaOctober 28, 2014
    Great ambience. The tacos are delicious... Both the tuna tartrate and the chicken ones were amazing. Get the diff flavors of guacamole for the table. You can't go wrong with that.
  • Arthur
    ArthurJuly 13, 2013
    Very nice... food is good, read the menu (fish taco came with habanero relish! :). Good, attentive service. A bit loud but it was a busy Friday nite... crowded is good. Welcome to the neighborhood!
  • trish e.
    trish eApril 12, 2013
    Been here 10+ times
    Don't get guac unless you're getting the trio, or love to ration each bite.Don't consider the marrow pork taco unless you aim to pay triple.Get the fish taco & give it another shot!Best yet to come?
  • Erika P.
    Erika PerziOctober 29, 2017
    Chicken tacos are do die for, wish I could recreate the flavors at home. While it may not jump out as a first choice, try the Doritos Guacamole!
  • Irina S.
    Irina SamoylovaFebruary 7, 2016
    Great menu choice, amazing atmosphere, awesome service by Brian and live music on Sundays! Definitely coming back!👍
  • Brent L.
    Brent LassiOctober 21, 2018
    Many great things, but the sauces... They're worth visiting again and again, amazing especially the green sauce (Serrano, garlic, tomatillo, etc)
  • Brent L.
    Brent LassiOctober 21, 2018
    Many great things, but the sauces... They're worth visiting again and again, amazing, especially the green sauce (serrano, garlic, tomatillo, etc)
  • Brent L.
    Brent LassiOctober 21, 2018
    Many great things, but the sauces... They're worth visiting again and again, amazing, especially the green sauce (serrano, garlic, tomatillo, etc).
  • LT
    LTApril 18, 2013
    Been here 5+ times
    Very chill, very laid back, and really good food. (Cool background music too.) Halibut ceviche is great and also liked the under $39/bottle wine list. Def worth checking out.
  • Dina R.heart icon on user image
    Dina RughaniMarch 13, 2015
    The butternut squash with chorizo, Barbacoa tacos, spiced duck and the guacamoles. Great modern Mexican cuisine. Think of it as Mexican with a twist
  • Merichelle V.
    Merichelle VillapandoApril 20, 2013
    Love the grafitti decor and clientele; great edition to manila! Sipping the blueberry mango frozen margarita, weird sounding combo but strong enough to hit the spot!
  • Matthew M.
    Matthew MendelsohnJune 7, 2013
    Been there 5 times - fish taco is awesome. Drinks are creative but stick w/ Elite Margarita. Those claiming margaritas taste like "mix" never had real marg b/c they don't use mix, only fresh juices.
  • Vineet S.heart icon on user image
    Vineet ShahJuly 27, 2014
    Been here 5+ times
    My favorite dish is the Carolina Barbacoa tacos. The bottles of sauce on your table are not to be missed, particularly the red one.
  • Jason V.heart icon on user image
    Jason VelliquetteAugust 10, 2014
    Been here 25+ times
    The Tuna Tacos are the bomb. So are the guac with blue cheese and the corn esquites.
  • echoheart icon on user image
    echoMay 25, 2015
    Amazing guacamole selections! Also can't go wrong with the bone marrow and pork belly tacos. Bring your appetite!
  • Nicole W.
    Nicole WooleyApril 14, 2013
    Been here 10+ times
    Mac and cheese and the table side salsa are amazing!! Only downside is that food comes out randomly... Our guacamole came out after the tacos.
  • Vikash R.heart icon on user image
    Vikash RughaniOctober 6, 2014
    Been here 10+ times
    The Butternut Squash with Chorizo is back!! Now just need the Dinosaurio with Lamb Rib to make it's re-entry on the menu
  • Chris F.
    Chris FattorussoJuly 4, 2013
    Ate at the Bar. Bartender was really nice guy and went over menu with us. The food was delicious but for prices and portions not sure I would go back. Should atleast offer some chips.
  • Vanessa W
    Vanessa WApril 6, 2013
    Been here 5+ times
    Fresh salsa made table-side for the win! Definitely beats the usual table-side guacamole that all other Mexican restaurants have.
  • Christine
    ChristineMay 23, 2013
    Good food and great atmosphere. Though, I really wish the margaritas were better. They tasted cheap (booze and mixers) even with an $11 price tag.
  • Erin C.
    Erin ChisApril 6, 2014
    Try the guacamole and this cheese dip with chips it's awesome! And the people are nice.
  • Rikin D.heart icon on user image
    Rikin DiwanAugust 4, 2014
    Been here 5+ times
    Come with a few friends and go family style on the tacos. You get 5 per order but only of one kind.
  • Oscar R.heart icon on user image
    Oscar RamirezNovember 17, 2017
    Great drinks and tacos. We love to sit at the bar and enjoy people watching from there.
  • Maria B.heart icon on user image
    Maria BJanuary 31, 2015
    Great choice of tequila and delicious drinks! Bring a couple friends and make it a board game night :)
  • Amy J.heart icon on user image
    Amy Johnson CookOctober 17, 2015
    Great veggie options, and you can get the torta with seitan instead of meat if you ask.
  • Giacsonheart icon on user image
    GiacsonMay 13, 2019
    The place is fun and very arty but a bit americanized...also in the food, just ok like most mexican restaurants in USA but nothing special.good service
  • Nikki F.heart icon on user image
    Nikki FosterApril 6, 2018
    Chicken tacos were great! Very filling and delicious. The drinks are great too!
  • Lisa V.heart icon on user image
    Lisa VignaJuly 17, 2018
    Strong margaritas and seitan tacos 🌮🍹
  • Bryan F.heart icon on user image
    Bryan FinkelDecember 18, 2015
    Been here 5+ times
    Fish tacos are fantastic. Best Michelada mix in Jersey City, too.
  • Lorgio J.heart icon on user image
    Lorgio JimenezMay 10, 2016
    Great food. Good margaritas. And they give you 5 tacos for your taco plates!
  • Marcela D.
    Marcela DuronJuly 13, 2013
    Came for happy hour, but will come back for food. The bartender said the owner is Mexican so it might be worth a try!
  • Melissa J.heart icon on user image
    Melissa JeanNovember 14, 2013
    Been here 5+ times
    Amazing Brussels! Tuna tacos and veggie enchiladas also very tasty!! I'll be back!
  • Zara K.heart icon on user image
    Zara KhanAugust 10, 2018
    Good margaritas and the guacamole is delicious but contrary to popular belief, the tacos are quite mediocre. The fish tacos were bad and the beef taco was super dry.
  • DoubleDeuceheart icon on user image
    DoubleDeuceJuly 29, 2021
    Honestly, I was surprised it wasn't cheaper but then the portions came out and they were pretty big. Lots of leftovers if you like that sort of thing.
  • Shashank K.heart icon on user image
    Shashank KAugust 3, 2018
    Been here 10+ times
    Best sit down Mexican place in Jersey city.
  • vikram
    vikramMay 5, 2013
    The micheladas are quite nice and you can ask for them extra spicy. You should.
  • Rich L.heart icon on user image
    Rich LlanesOctober 14, 2015
    Been here 25+ times
    Service and food have gotten way better since they've opened. Guac and Margaritas!!
  • Kaitlyn P.heart icon on user image
    Kaitlyn PezikJuly 26, 2015
    all inclusive brunch is worth it. 3 courses with a 2 hour open bar 👌🏼
  • Erin C.
    Erin ChisApril 6, 2014
    Try the guacamole and cheese dip with chips it's awesome and the people are so nice!
  • Abby F.heart icon on user image
    Abby FinkelJanuary 4, 2015
    Been here 10+ times
    Tuna tacos and barrachos are the best. Start with the queso.
  • KneeTherapist
    KneeTherapistSeptember 22, 2013
    Been here 5+ times
    Sure it's expensive but I think they hit the mark. Margaritas are exactly what you expect and pay for, good stuff
  • Kathy M.heart icon on user image
    Kathy MitchellMarch 4, 2014
    Sit in the back room and order the pork belly guacamole! Love this spot!!
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