New Jersey’s #1 Mexican Restaurant! La Fortaleza Restaurants has 5 locations with authentic Mexican eats draped from floor to wall with art, culture & more! Daily live events & more! Visit Mexico without the added cost of airline miles in each visit.

Our 1st Location!

La Fortaleza Passaic

About our Passaic Location

Our first location opened in 2001 & since then La Fortaleza Passaic has been serving only the best authentic foods, drinks & experience available only when visiting Mexico. Proud to serve the Passaic community & surrounding neighbor hoods with a piece of Mexico in each visit & bite.

Dine-In Hours

Sunday through Thursday 11AM – 11PM

Friday & Saturday  11AM – 1AM

Delivery & Takeout

Sunday through Thursday 11AM – 10:30PM

Friday & Saturday  11AM – 12:30AM

Eat & drink

Our menu


Everyone is


King of Cemitas!


Virtual Tour & Feature Details

Get an eyeful of what an authentic Mexican restaurant looks like! Our decor is either imported from Mexico or created by local Mexican artist.
Visit Mexico without leaving the country.
  • Fun Ambiance
  • Kid Menu
  • Authentic Cuisine
  • Family Friendly
  • Wheelchair Accessible Entry & Seating
  • Birthday Spotlights

our shop!

Please be mindful of time

Since COVID-19, we all have to accomadate to less seating. Now that we are all able to socialize, more people want to go out & make up for lost time.

To give opportuity to all, we have limited seating to 1.5 hours . 
Thank you for being mindful!