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Rivera Bakery - CLOSED

124 Ferry St, Newark, NJ 07105-2159
+1 973-491-9000
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  • Excellent12%
  • Very good25%
  • Average25%
  • Poor38%
  • Terrible0%
10 Apr 2017
“Good experience”
8 Jul 2013
“Not worth the trip or the money”
Restaurant Hours Closed
European, Portuguese
124 Ferry St, Newark, NJ 07105-2159
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Reviewed April 10, 2017

Overall a good experience. They offer a great variety of breakfast, coffee, freshly squeezed orange juice and other plates. The service was punctual and prompt. Recommended.

Thank Spiros L
Reviewed July 8, 2013

I found their desserts were bland and many of the items were dry and nothing special at all. The help was worse. They were very slow and acted like we should be happy they're waiting on us. One dessert was awful and we tried to...More

Thank Joanne L
Reviewed June 18, 2013

Variety was lacking, attendant seemed to be bothered to answer questions on what the pies, tarts, cakes, were made of. I guess she expected us to know. About 20 tables, 18 of them full of dirty dishes. No on was cleaning up. It was about...More

Thank IrvingPlace
Reviewed May 13, 2013

The desserts were good. Standard fare....I found the desserts with whipped cream had more flavor than the ones with custard. The fruit tarts were very fresh and they do give large portions.

Thank Joanne L
Reviewed March 30, 2013

I was disappointed at first bite. I think they have put too much starch in the custard. The crust was kind of soggy. I have had Portuguese egg tarts in Macau and in the Portuguese section in Toronto. They were all very good.

Thank Rydes
Reviewed October 16, 2012

We go here everytime we are in Newark. The food is very good and the staff in very helpful. It can be a little crowded after dinner... But the wait is well worth it.

Thank Stevec418
Reviewed October 2, 2012

If you don't live in the Portuguese section of Newark, NJ, you might want to go there because the Riviera Bakery has the best selection of flan in the New York area. Get especially the flan cake, which improves on the traditional Spanish recipe; the...More

Thank HarveyKarten
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  • Address: 124 Ferry St, Newark, NJ 07105-2159
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Newark
  • Phone Number: +1 973-491-9000
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