Three Course Vacation to Mexico

A review of Aby's Mexican Restaurant in Matawan, New Jersey.


If you're looking for authentic Mexican cuisine, you needn't look far. Aby's Mexican Restaurant brings these unique flavors right to your door in downtown Matawan, New Jersey. Open since 2004, Aby’s was the pioneer Mexican restaurant on Main St., taking pride in having fresh ingredients and authentic menu choices. Be sure to visit Aby’s on a Saturday night, when live entertainment is available for diners.


Aby’s is a small restaurant with a cozy atmosphere. The wall is adorned with cultural items, including pieces that resemble the Mexican flag. Each table can fit two to four people comfortably, and can be pushed together for larger parties.


Don’t come for the bar, bring it yourself! Aby’s is a bring-your-own-booze establishment, where customers often travel with a bottle of wine for the table. Conveniently, Aby’s is located just a short walk away from a local liquor store.


Entrees include many traditional Mexican cuisine items, including – but not limited to – enchiladas, tacos, burritos, tamales and flautas. Each entrée is prepared with the freshest, healthiest ingredients possible to ensure the quality meals that Aby’s customers look forward to. Aby’s also offers chicken and seafood menu options, such as pollo coco and fajitas de camaron.

Dinner at Aby’s is affordable, ranging from $11.99 to $14.99. If you’re an early bird, Aby’s lunch specials are priced even lower, ranging from $7.99 to $9.99. Combination meals are also available at Aby’s, including quesadilla y taco salad, and the burrito y chimichanga.


Aby’s offers traditional Mexican desserts, along with some American favorites such as ice cream. If you’ve never tried flan, Aby’s restaurant would be the perfect time to wake up your taste buds. If flan isn’t your thing, then try one of the other delicious options from Aby’s dessert menu.


Service at Aby’s is some of the best in town. The waiters and waitresses are attentive and make you feel like you’re part of the family. Even when they’re not attending your table, they’re never very far away. Aby’s friendly, courteous staff will also help you with any menu item you are not familiar with, and help recommend options for those who aren’t quite sure what to try.

Signature Dish

While there’s no signature item on the menu, Aby’s specializes in Mexican cuisine and does it well. Using pork, chicken, beef and vegetables, Aby’s introduces Mexican cooking techniques and seasonings to bring you on a temporary three course vacation from the states.

Aby’s Restaurant

141 Main St.

Matawan, NJ 07747 




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