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Spanish Tavern

103 McWhorter St, Newark, NJ 07105-1359
+1 973-589-4959
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Overview
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“soup” (53 reviews)
“paella” (64 reviews)
“shrimp” (39 reviews)
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CUISINES
Seafood, Spanish, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
103 McWhorter St, Newark, NJ 07105-1359
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1 - 10 of 362 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The soup, sangria, and paella were all top notch. The service was a little spotty: we had four waiters but water glasses weren't filled promptly and it took forever for the check. On the other hand, we weren't chased out and could eat at a...More

Thank Nova1994
Reviewed 5 days ago

Driver picked us up from our local hotel .. return trip for tips .. friendly Peurto Rican fellow .. into the restaurant , smart casual or casual dress standard .. Staff excellent , service overall first class .. full bar available .. my wife and...More

Thank philandrus
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great dinner accompanied by attentive service and parking convenience made for an excellent evening. We will always go back for wonderful food and ambiance befitting a gem in the heart of the Ironbound section of Newark.

Thank GuyC9871
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Awesome place to eat drink an be merry.. excellent food selection.. friendly staff of waiters an waitresses.. i would recommend the eating experience..

Thank Benjamin H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent atmosphere. Great food. Superior service. Food is always served with expertise and a positive attitude. A staple in Newark.

Thank Knowing1594
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

No matter what you have the food is always cooked to perfection The service is even better then the food They cater to you as if your royalty. Whether you are a first timer or a regular they treat you like family and you are...More

Thank richardbU2955WC
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The place is located in a corner there is wheelchair access The place is small and it was crowded and noisy on Saturday night The food was ok not to die for My husband ordered a lomo and it was burned and hard and expensive...More

Thank Maria D
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

I go there for different occasions and the food is always more than what I can eat tasty and very good quality I recommend it to all .

Thank josesantosf
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Incredible for many decades it does not disappoint. Food is incredible, service is attentive.Great tapas, entrees,Paella, desserts, GREAT WINE LIST. you will not find better Food.

Thank Vita B
Reviewed 4 July 2017

Had one of the best Spanish meals this afternoon. The restaurant is upscale in every aspect except price. Ambience is cozy and service exceptional. Food is simply marvelous. Our appetizer, scallops stuffed with crab meat, is fresh and succulent. Seafood paella is way out of...More

Thank Leon L
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DebsDoodle
28 February 2017|
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Response from J C | Reviewed this property |
Yes. There's a secure, free patrons' parking lot directly across the street from the Spanish Tavern. On-street parking is limited in Newark's Ironbound section, where the Spanish Tavern is located. The Tavern has its own... More
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jrstover41
30 July 2016|
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Response from UncleMiltieDC | Reviewed this property |
No dress code. Comfortable and casual is the type of dress. You can wear jeans.
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Aziz I
11 February 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:30
Monday
11:30 - 22:30
Tuesday
11:30 - 22:30
Wednesday
11:30 - 22:30
Thursday
11:30 - 22:30
Friday
11:30 - 23:00
Saturday
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 103 McWhorter St, Newark, NJ 07105-1359
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Newark>  > North Ironbound
  • Neighbourhood: North Ironbound
  • Phone Number: +1 973-589-4959
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