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Little Spain Restaurant - CLOSED

582 New Brunswick Ave, Fords, NJ 08863-2128
732-738-7300
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Cuisines: Spanish
Dining options: Reservations
Most recent review
- May 7, 2013
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Dining options: Reservations

18 reviews from our community

44% Recommend
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English first
Anaheim, California
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2013

The food was great, the service was excellent, the setting was just perfect. There are so many selections to choose from: rice dishes like paella, which was excellent, broiled and baked seafoods like sea bass and salmon, and pastas, like the black ink pasta with seafood. The salads were fresh, the soups homemade, the staff knowledgeable about the food and... More

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Metuchen, New Jersey
Senior Contributor
40 reviews 40 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2013

The food was good. The atmosphere was a little boring. Good Sangria. No need for reservations. The restaurants in Newark are better.

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Edison, New Jersey
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2012

I drove there but it was closed for renovations. No re-open date posted. It didn't look like any work was being done so I assume that they will not be opening any time soon.

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Fords, New Jersey
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34 reviews 34 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2012 via mobile

Been here many times and the food has never dissapointed me. I've read a lot of reviews about poor service and I don't necessarily disagree, they have very few people working and it gets very busy, but the food is very good. I would recommend going during the week and early, it tend to fill up fast and there is... More

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NJ
Top Contributor
98 reviews 98 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2012

Just okay food...a lot of salt used in most ofne dishes...prices fair...for me dive to Newark...

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Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
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60 reviews 60 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2011

If you like sangaria and exceptional spanish food go to Litle Spain in Fords, NJ. It is family run and the owner is always there. Everyone in our group enjoyed their meal. I had the salmon with spinach, my husband had stuffed salmon, and one of our friends had garlic shrimp , the other pork loin. The meals were delicious.... More

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New Jersey
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28 reviews 28 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2011

Had the Garlic Shrimp which came with veggies,spanish potato's and rice. My wife had the Salmon with spinach.Our friends had the Stuffed Salmon.All meals were very tasty and everyone was satisfied.This is our favorite place to have salmon as the meal is always right on the money.Most entrees are $19.95 and come with large salad. Pitchers of Sangria go for... More

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Wallington, New Jersey
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2011

little spain is exactly the kind of food they serve little to no spanish food overpriced and tasteless.. the food lacks anything resembling spanish food be of spanish decent ..this is an insult.

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Somerset, New Jersey
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102 reviews 102 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2011

Last night we visited Little Spain and it was a great night! We knew they had flamenco and that was the reason we tried the restaurant. I was hoping the food would be good and was pleasantly surprised. The shrimp with garlic appetizer was the highlight of the meal. The bread was delcious, as was the salad and house dressing.... More

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New Jersey
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36 reviews 36 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2010

We have been for the first time ,at this restaurant, once last month and again this month in Dec. and plan to go next Sunday .We always bring different friends and everybody likes it. It is small and the owner,Maria, is very pleasant.The service is a little slow. The food is all right, nothing memorable.The sangria is not very good.... More

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