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Malaga Spanish Restaurant

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511 Lalor St., Hamilton, NJ 08611
+1 609-396-8878
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 81
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  • 22
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  • 6
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  • 1
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  • 5
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
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I visited this restaurant with my wife to celebrate our anniversary. The service was excellent and the food was great; there was plenty to choose from - they have an extensive menu. I recommend you give their sangria a try; very delicious and strong. We definitely plan to dine here again. I... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 27, 2015
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Philadelphia
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54 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015

I visited this restaurant with my wife to celebrate our anniversary. The service was excellent and the food was great; there was plenty to choose from - they have an extensive menu. I recommend you give their sangria a try; very delicious and strong. We definitely plan to dine here again. I strongly recommend this restaurant.

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Lyman, South Carolina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

The service was great and the food was delicious. Only complaint was the lobster was a little over cooked and the clams were salty. The appetizers were great and the sangria was as well. We enjoyed our meal.

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Princeton, New Jersey
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

The Malaga restaurant in Hamilton has an interesting menu and seems quite famous for the Paella. The food is good though little overcooked as did not ask for preference. Ambiance was great and servers and management very attentive. A nice place overall for a fun night.

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Kathmandu, Nepal
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Malaga Restaurant is close to downtown Trenton and the Trenton Thunder Ballpark. This Spanish restaurant is a hidden gem. Malaga is owned by a very nice woman from northern Spain. The restaurant interior is pretty and the food is delicious. The wait staff is attentive and the owner walked around and briefly chatted with each table to make sure everyone... More 

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Jackson,NJ
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

Came back for a second try and I was glad I did. I had the lunch buffet and went very early while it was not busy. The buffet consisted of u peel shrimp, several fresh salads, fresh raw vegetables, several rice dishes, lemon chicken, and a seafood mix. All the food was fresh, good and tasty. Service was fast, friendly,... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

I had the Chuletas De Cerdo "Arriero" (pork chops in garlic sauce). The food was good but not great. My pork chops were a bit overdone and the garlic sauce had a slight bitter aftertaste that I didn't care for. The rice was O.K. but also a bit dry. I tasted my wife's Shrimp in garlic sauce which was also... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2015

Very good paella..good environment...several delicious spanish dishes..the buffet very good and even a birthday party very entertaining

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Manasquan, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015 via mobile

When working in Trenton had gone there on a regular basis and the food and service was great. Met some friends there last night and it was, to say the least, outstanding. Service was above the top. We were not rushed. Everything was good. I will definitely be back.

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New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

We were warmly welcomed into this intimate Spanish Restaurant...they call you family here...staff and patrons laughed and joked with each other as we enjoyed the evening together....The food choices were plentiful....I enjoyed empinada appetizer...my entree option was Panga, spanish fish...it was awesome...were pleasantly surprised by the generous portions and quality....what a great experience!

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Bordentown, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

Went here a couple weeks ago with my boyfriend because a friend of mine told me how great the food and servers were. This place does not disappoint! We had a great time and the food and service were wonderful! They had delicious bread and oil and the sangria is really tasty! All of the food is traditionally Spanish. I... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 511 Lalor St., Hamilton, NJ 08611
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Hamilton
  • Phone Number: +1 609-396-8878

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Spanish

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