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Vila Verde Restaurant

120 Terhune Dr, Wayne, NJ 07470-7104
+1 973-616-0999
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good42%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“paella” (13 reviews)
“mariscada” (5 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 22:00All hours
Seafood, Spanish, Portuguese, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
120 Terhune Dr, Wayne, NJ 07470-7104
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food here is excellent as is the service. Atmosphere is also very pleasant. The food rivals the big boys located in the ironbound section of Newark. Seafood is very fresh, and I love the shishkobob made of shrimp and scallops wrapped in bacon! Yummy!...More

Thank SandeeGeei
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I visit this restaurant when I want to impress someone. The food and service is outstanding. I took my family and they all loved it and want to visit me again so they can go to this restaurant.

Thank Quality4122
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

We took mom here for her 90th. She loves the whole lobster and the mussels. Everything was great as usual. Great food and great service. Will be going back.

Thank Cynbad621
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Local gem that is consistently good. Wait staff very pleasant and accommodating. Homemade potato chips hard to resist. The go to place for fresh lobster.

Thank AliceR1953
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

This place falls short of being a five star restaurant but comes in at a solid four stars. The food is consistently good. I recommend the specials. I've tried the halibut and the steak and both were good. The steak was ridiculously large and I...More

Thank Dneuburger
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

Everything was perfection. My husband and I celebrated our anniversary here and had a reservation. We walked in the door and was seated immediately. We never waited for drinks or our waiter. The food was AMAZING and reasonably priced. The Sangria was even better. Service...More

1  Thank Seeger71885
Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

Very comparable to the best Spanish and Portuguese restaurants in Newark. All of our meals were excellent, shrimp was cooked just right, Paella was well done and generous portion. Service was very good and they did a very good job packing up the leftovers, suspect...More

Thank Quinnscommentary
Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

First time to the area and found this gem on Trip Advisor. It's truly authentic Spanish/Portuguese cuisine. It's one of the best meals I've had in a long while. The veal was topped with spinach, crab, and a glazed mushroom sauce. (As good as I've...More

Thank swseal13
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed our food and nice atmosphere. Great service. And delicious desert. Definitely recommend this to everyone.

Thank Anna C
Reviewed 8 May 2017

We love this place. We visit whenever we visit my uncle and aunt. You must try the appetizer shrimp. HUGE amount and fabulous. I love all of their specials. Very good wine to top it all off!

Thank bratzoe
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19 August 2017|
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Response from AliceR1953 | Reviewed this property |
I recommend a reservation on the weekends.
14 March 2015|
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Response from Dawn T | Reviewed this property |
There is s menu, but there aren't any prices on it. The menu is located at their webpage
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
13:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
13:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 120 Terhune Dr, Wayne, NJ 07470-7104
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Wayne
  • Phone Number: +1 973-616-0999
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