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Solar do Minho

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Steakhouse, Brazilian
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15 Cleveland St, Belleville, NJ 07109-3026 (Washington Ave.)
973-844-0500
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11:30 am - 2:00 am
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 2:00 am
Mon - Sat 11:30 am - 2:00 am
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 29
    Excellent
  • 17
    Very good
  • 4
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Worth a return visit

Our family has been going to Solar from the beginning for a while we stopped going I believe there was a change in management and the quality of food, service and the staff went downhill. We decided to give it another chance. The food was much better. Service was still lacking and not... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 21, 2015
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Little fallls nj
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Little fallls nj
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015 NEW

Our family has been going to Solar from the beginning for a while we stopped going I believe there was a change in management and the quality of food, service and the staff went downhill. We decided to give it another chance. The food was much better. Service was still lacking and not very friendly. We will go back again... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 via mobile

Their food and sangria is pretty good! Would definitely recommend Peito de Frango à Princesa Chicken breast sautéed with shrimp and mushrooms, in a port wine sauce, served with mashed potato! Delicious!

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Belleville, New Jersey
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

I love this restaurant, excellent service, delicious food and a great atmosphere. 100% recommended. you will love it

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Nutley
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31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

Well, you get plenty of food for your money. The only problem is will you enjoy it. Our night started out good the sangria both red & white were excellent. After a short time appetizers came. The octopus was tender but salty as was the garlic shrimp. About 1 1/2 hours later our dinners finally came out. After such a... More 

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Morristown, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

We just came back from dinner and as usual it was delicious. We come at least twice a month. It's pricey but worth every penny. If you're a meat lover like me, this is your spot! We usually order the rodizo or churrasco misto. The red wine sangria is always delicious. Their service is top of the line. The servers... More 

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Newark, New Jersey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

Excellent food, nice ambience, kind of a hidden location but very convenient for the ones that like quite places.

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Belleville, New Jersey
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

I have never had a bad meal at this restaurant. Their seafood is fantastic, wonderful appetizers and if you are really hungry order the rodizio, you won't be disappointed. The place gets really crowded but during the warmer months there is outdoor seating. Their sangria, while a little pricy is delicious and they have a nice array of tasty desserts.... More 

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Belleville, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

This place is amazing. We go every few months. It can be a little pricey but well worth it. The steak on a stone is to die for as is the sangria, seafood, and appetizers

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Old Bridge, New Jersey
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

Parking is weird. There's valet, but the valet attendants are suspect and not at all inviting. The restaurant is not big or maybe it is and just feels cramped. Once seated, I was fine. I don't like to feel like I'm on top of people and where we were situated was perfect. Our server was all over the place. He... More 

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Jersey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015 via mobile

Squeezed onto a small side street, you wouldn't expect much from the restaurant. However, the food and sangria were great, service was good and the outdoor dining area was enjoyable on a late summer evening.

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Additional Information about Solar do Minho

Address: 15 Cleveland St, Belleville, NJ 07109-3026
Phone Number: 973-844-0500
Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Belleville
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 2:00 am
Monday 11:30 am - 2:00 am
Tuesday 11:30 am - 2:00 am
Wednesday 11:30 am - 2:00 am
Thursday 11:30 am - 2:00 am
Friday 11:30 am - 2:00 am
Saturday 11:30 am - 2:00 am
Average Prices: USD 30 - 30
Cuisine: Steakhouse, Brazilian

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 15 Cleveland St, Belleville, NJ 07109-3026
    (Washington Ave.)
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Belleville
  • Phone Number: 973-844-0500

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 30 - 30
  • Price Range: $ $ $
  • Cuisine: Steakhouse, Brazilian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 2:00 am
Monday
11:30 am - 2:00 am
Tuesday
11:30 am - 2:00 am
Wednesday
11:30 am - 2:00 am
Thursday
11:30 am - 2:00 am
Friday
11:30 am - 2:00 am
Saturday
11:30 am - 2:00 am

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?