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Casa Vasca

141 Elm St, Newark, NJ 07105-1305
+1 973-465-1350
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“soup” (27 reviews)
“shrimp” (30 reviews)
“paella” (31 reviews)
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Seafood, European, Spanish, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
141 Elm St, Newark, NJ 07105-1305
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Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Delicious Spanish food. Meal comes with free bowl of soup, (wish they are hot instead of lukewarm). Good service. Very reasonably priced.

Thank Mabel L
Reviewed 11 February 2017

The food and service here were excellent! My wife and I went for lunch and really enjoyed it. They start you with a complimentary soup. The day we went it was Leeks and Potato. We then shared Shrimp in Garlic. The bread they give to...More

Thank Mario T
Reviewed 31 January 2017

Stopped in Saturday night with the family. The chickpea soup and chorizo soup was excellent. The chicken with garlic was good but not great. A little cramped but overall had a nice meal.

Thank Plague4
Reviewed 22 January 2017

Fresh and steamed vegetables are served. Food is well-seasoned, but not heavily seasoned. The soups are excellent; they come with the main course at no extra charge. Main courses have big portions. Fresh and warm Portuguese rolls are served. The appetizer may be ordered in...More

Thank lstelter1
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Food like gramma used to make. Huge plates, can be shared with rice and spanish fries. Kitchen Closes at 10, dont go late.

Thank Tina T
Reviewed 20 December 2016

Went early on a Saturday 3 o'clock place was filling up I believe due to a Basketball Tournament at the Pru Center. I think this place is probably better for a group versus two people. With two you get jammed at small table near the...More

Thank meater
Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

What a find. We were tipped off by a Basque Uber driver and it was fabulous. The service was superb if a bit aloof (although they seem to be more chummy with the locals). The food was really really excellent. I had the spicy lobster...More

Thank Laurence K
Reviewed 22 November 2016

Casa Vasca is worth the hour ride for us! Food is always great, big portions and priced right. Waiters are attentive and friendly. Seating is a bit tight but not bad. Nice selection at the bar. We had beer, wine and sangria (very good.) Chicken...More

Thank NJ_Razorback
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

My title says it all. Parking is located up the street before you reach the restaurant. Great spot to eat before any event at the Prudential arena which is what I did. Soup included with the meal was tasty and a nice perk. Order anything...More

Thank SteveTravels365
Reviewed 26 October 2016

Found this wonderful restaurant on TA. We've been coming to Ironbound area for years always not straying too far from Ferry Street. Last week my daughter and I did and were rewarded by a delicious meal, not-too-crazy atmosphere and well-prepared food. An all-together great experience...More

Thank george g
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
is there a lunch menu i can view
10 May 2017|
Response from cubiche2 | Reviewed this property |
There is but not online
Are you open next Monday, Dec 26?
20 December 2016|
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Response from SteveTravels365 | Reviewed this property |
Only closed on Christmas Day. Open the 26th until 10:pm
hi would you kindly tell me the name of the very popular Portuguese drink that you serve at your bar? I had it once and it tasted like brandy, served like scotch simply by itself with nothing added, straight from the bottle. thanks!!!
25 December 2014|
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Response from Chane1957 | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 141 Elm St, Newark, NJ 07105-1305
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Newark>  > North Ironbound
  • Neighbourhood: North Ironbound
  • Phone Number: +1 973-465-1350
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