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Primabel Bar & Restaurant

18 Hensler St, Newark, NJ 07105-3232
+1 973-344-2278
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good20%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible10%
2 Aug 2017
“Supper with coworkers after work”
20 Dec 2015
“Worth seeking out”
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Portuguese, Seafood
$$ - $$$
18 Hensler St, Newark, NJ 07105-3232
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Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

Ate here with a group of co-workers (total of 8 people) after work on a Tuesday evening. It had a casual atmosphere. The food was excellent starting from the appetizers all the way down to the dessert! The calamari and the shrimp during the appetizer...More

Thank Lady Rothel G
Reviewed 20 December 2015

I am making it my business to try each restaurant in the Ironbound. In one week, two Brazilian visitors told me about this place- so I went. It is a bit on the eclectic side- a garden area, a bar and a "nicer" restaurant. We...More

1  Thank mommyspice
Reviewed 19 March 2015

Been to this place thousands of time Great staff very friendly. Owner is very nice and always goes around greeting people. Having an outdoor patio is great to watch soccer there. If your a soccer fan this is the place to visit. Food is great...More

Thank Alfie D
Reviewed 7 October 2014 via mobile

In Newark meeting a friend living in NYC. Started at our usual place to meet but wanted something different and truly local. Found this restaurant on TA with limited reviews but decided to give it a try. It really is as good as described with...More

1  Thank Tomanytowns
Reviewed 1 October 2014 via mobile

Recently I stop by there for a fast lunch ,and I find a Bacalao( cod fish ), amazing ;I'm a Bacalao lover ,and I like to try the Bacalao in all possible ways, this was simple and fast serving,Copked to perfection without bones with extra...More

Thank Cargar123
Reviewed 10 September 2014

Food is excellent. Not your glitzy Adega or Iberia, but so worth it! Typical dishes you would only find in Portugal. Best attentive service in town. Their BBQ is great and inexpensive also!!

Thank Anabela S
Reviewed 25 August 2014

While exploring the Ironbound section of Newark on a Saturday afternoon we decided to check out Primabel after finding our planned destination closed for a week of vacation. There is a dining room but we sat in the no-frills but clean bar area which was...More

Thank jerseycamper64
Reviewed 3 September 2012 via mobile

Went here with the in-laws (both born and raised in Portugal) because our favorite place (Taste of Portugal) was closed for renovations. By far the worst meal ever in Newark. The dining room is small and crowded. The menu was missing many Portuguese standards. The...More

2  Thank Deborah C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Delivery, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 Hensler St, Newark, NJ 07105-3232
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Newark>  > North Ironbound
  • Neighbourhood: North Ironbound
  • Phone Number: +1 973-344-2278
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