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Taino's Kitchen

849 Mount Prospect Ave, Newark, NJ 07104-3228
+1 973-732-3344
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25 Feb 2018
“Best Mofongo in Town”
18 Feb 2018
“Goooooooooood Foood!”
Open Now
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM Hours
Latin, Spanish, Caribbean, Puerto Rican
849 Mount Prospect Ave, Newark, NJ 07104-3228
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Reviewed 16 April 2018

This is a small Restaurant that appears to be family owned. Obviously, they take pride in their establishment, and welcomed four of us ever so warmly, and patiently explained all the dishes to us, and also let us know how they could customize them for...More

Thank TheExplorerFamily
Reviewed 26 February 2018

Their mofongo is delicious, the staff is very friendly. Clean place and flavors are on point! Will go back with family.

Thank 87ivettet
Reviewed 19 February 2018 via mobile

Arguably the best Puerto Rican joint in Jersey that I've experienced. Totally delicious food. Omg the juices are also super good. Am now sold on Mofongo...plantains cannot taste any better. Gonna try to complete their menu with future visits.

Thank Khalil G
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

We went out looking for some puertorican food, but wao... the outcome was totally unexpected!!! The flavors were on point, the presentation flawless, very friendly atmosphere. For a couple minutes I felt I was eating at my grandma’s house. Really nice and affordable.

Thank Juan C
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

I frequent this place, the food is good and the staff is friendly. This is a great place I recommend if you are in the neighborhood stop by.

Thank jimmuse
Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

This is my 2 nd time here in the neighborhood I grew up. I really like the potato ball and the pumpkin flan is good also for desert. I had roasted chicken here which is always fresh and good. They also have parking in the...More

Thank Melissa H
Reviewed 14 January 2016 via mobile

My husband and I just found this place a few weeks ago...can't stop coming! Puerto Rican food is not my expertise, so I keep trying new dishes every time we come. And each single time is delicious!!!!! Very friendly (Mayttee and her brother are sweethearts!)...More

Thank LFZ_81
Reviewed 28 December 2015

Went there last night with my family. Both my wife and daughter had the Bistec encebollado and Mofongo, my son had the bistec encebollado with white rice and beans and I had the Sancocho. The food was fantastic, and believe me, we are very picky....More

Thank Roberto R
Reviewed 21 December 2015 via mobile

Best puertorican food in the area! Owner goes out of her way to make you feel at home in the restaurant.

Thank Patty O
Reviewed 9 April 2015

Had the pork ribs and Puerto Rican rice. Delicious! And the owner Taino is a sweetheart! Highly recommend when in the Newark area..

Thank Anthony V
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Latin, Spanish, Caribbean, Puerto Rican
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 849 Mount Prospect Ave, Newark, NJ 07104-3228
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Newark
  • Phone Number: +1 973-732-3344
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