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Mompou

77 Ferry Street, Newark, NJ 07105 (North Ironbound)
+1 973-578-8114
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Ranked #7 of 455 Restaurants in Newark
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Price range: $10 - $25
Hours:
Sun 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Wed 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thu 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Fri 12:00 pm - 3:00 am
Sat 5:00 pm - 2:00 am
Cuisines: Spanish
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Good for: Outdoor seating
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Dining
Neighborhood: North Ironbound
Cross street: Prospect St.
Transit: We are located two blocks from Newark Penn Station.
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Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • Portuguese first
  • Any
English first
New Delhi, India
Top Contributor
99 reviews 99 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

We chose to sit outside as it was loud inside, tried a set of tapas and washed it down with some portuguese wine...loved the stuffed pepper, the meatballs were ok, but did not enjoy the chicken skewers too much... Service was good, the staff helpful and friendly, but did not find the food outstanding...

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Newark, New Jersey
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

The food is always great as well as the service. Tuesday nights are half priced wine. Great selection of wines at 50%, can't go wrong with that.

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NJ
Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

Tried dinner at Mompou today with some friends and was very pleased with the quality of the food and the atmosphere. The wine menu, mostly comprised of Portuguese and Spanish wines was broad in both varieties and price points and our waiter made an excellent suggestion for us. The tapas as well as the main courses were all delicious -... More

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Scotch Plains, New Jersey, United States
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

Mampou is a real gem in the midst of Newark. I particularly liked the patio in the back enjoying the lovely weather and having a delicious meal. My salad was unusual in that it was a combination of green asparagus, water melon, and tomatoes with a delicious balsamic dressing. I chose this salad because I haven't had one like this... More

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Wayne, New Jersey
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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

We loved this restaurant the first time, and had to go back with friends. Just as wonderful the second time. The stuffed peppers are really unique and delicious. Everything is served beautifully and with care. Both servers we had were pleasant and provided great advice. My husband and I do not generally order dessert, but if we do, we share... More

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Newark, New Jersey
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23 reviews 23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Headed here on a Sunday afternoon to watch some world cup soccer and drink Sangria. They have a lovely patio in the back with a tv screen, where we watched the game, and we enjoyed the white sangria. A large pitchers is about 5 glasses.

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Toronto, Canada
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42 reviews 42 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

Good food, excellent menu selections and friendly service. Worth a visit, you will love it ! We wanted return for dinner but ran out of time.

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West Orange, New Jersey, USA
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16 reviews 16 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Mompou is a delight with Brazilian rhythms and an amazing array of small and large plates you cannot go wrong. We always start off with a cocktail and a few small plates and see where the moods take us. The background music is a mix of live and recorded fare but always setting a chill ambiance for the crowd. We've... More

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Montclair, New Jersey, USA
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014

Does anyone know that Frederic Mompou was a wonderful Spanish/Catalan Composer of piano music who lived until not long ago? I do because I am a piano player, and all I needed was one recommendation to go there and explore...the food! Of course in Spain, tapas are free when you order your beer or whatever, I still don't know how... More

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North Bergen, New Jersey
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2014

We have visited Mompou with our company many times, including holiday dinner in the private room downstairs. It never disappoints! Friendly and helpful staff are always there to greet us. Delicious tapas (best spanish sausage around!) and great drinks! Highly recommended if you are visiting Newark!

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