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Spanish Tavern

103 McWhorter St, Newark, NJ 07105-1359
+1 973-589-4959
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“soup” (56 reviews)
“paella” (82 reviews)
“shrimp” (46 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 a.m. - 10:30 p.m. Hours
Seafood, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
103 McWhorter St, Newark, NJ 07105-1359
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Really Authentic Cuisine from Spain ... Grilled Octopus totally perfect.... Sangria with fresh fruit delicious.Baby Veal Chops .. order rare and delicious... Langostinos large... All of our 6 meals were large enough for take home... Parking across street in their lot ... attended

Thank Fisherman123-2
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went here after a day time show at the Prudential Center. The place is classy, the service is great and the food even better. I had the paella. It came with a half lobster, shrimp, clams and scallops on saffron rice. The best I...More

Thank parky49
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is ranked #1 Spanish Restaurant year after year. Go as a romantic date, night with the girls or guys, bring your family and friends. The service is always excellent. This is a nice restaurant so I would call it a little expensive, but...More

Thank plbc77
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

When visiting NYC from Md. we have lately stop taking the train because this restaurant has us hooked. No one can beat their food. The food always Amazing.

Thank ArtofHairT
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great for family, friends, dates or client meetings. Service is fantastic and food is great. Everything is fresh and tasty. I am never disappointed.

Thank Christine A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went here upon a concierge recommendation. They have a complimentary shuttle where the driver works for tips - they pick you up and bring you back. Nice if you don't have a rental car, especially as it is in downtown Newark, and the neighborhood might...More

Thank IndustryDoc
Reviewed October 4, 2018 via mobile

Food is very tasty, a little pricey great atmosphere, waiters eager to serve you and most of all FREE PARKING.

Thank Deanne T
Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

Excellent food you may have to wait. Parking could sometimes be tough......You will enjoy it. I would go back.

Thank bigange444
Reviewed September 28, 2018 via mobile

Was visiting a good friend of mine in New Jersey asked her to pick a restaurant she chose Spanish Tavern in Newark. Free parking across the street from restaurant arrived at the restaurant had a party of three we had a short wait for a...More

Thank llebpmacd
Reviewed September 21, 2018

This the place to go for great Spanish food. The Paella is to die for; the best outside of Spain. One of the surprises are the potatoes.

Thank GrandPaRuss
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July 25, 2018|
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Response from Jameel D | Reviewed this property |
No sorry, I have not tried thoer privet menu.
July 25, 2018|
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Response from PatchesH57 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I used the downstairs party room for the ~20 people I had at my meeting. The room was nice and their was a dedicated waiter/bartender there. I don't know if the menu was different from the restaurant - I think it was... More
March 24, 2018|
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Response from 929larrym | Reviewed this property |
I doubt it, I'd call and ask them
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
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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