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Krug's Tavern

North Ironbound
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118 Wilson Ave, Newark, NJ 07105-3325
973-465-9795
Today
11:00 am - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch

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  • 16
    Very good
  • 3
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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 of 5 stars
Very good

We read reviews here on Tripadvisor and son't regret going. Full of locals and great food. Nice appetizers and tasty cheese sticks and Buffalo wings. The burgers were big and you can choose what you wanr on it. The waiter was very laid back and nice. The restaurant is simple and mot very cosy, but... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 17, 2015
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NORTH BERGEN
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

we went on a Sat evening around 7pm. waited about 10 min to get seated. ordered appetizers that took about 10 min to come out OREDERED a burger fries onion rings and a chicken Parm that took about 1hr 15 min to come out which to me is crazy. the food was great but would never return cause of the... More 

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Fetsund, Norway
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

We read reviews here on Tripadvisor and son't regret going. Full of locals and great food. Nice appetizers and tasty cheese sticks and Buffalo wings. The burgers were big and you can choose what you wanr on it. The waiter was very laid back and nice. The restaurant is simple and mot very cosy, but A great place we hadn't... More 

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North Bergen, New Jersey
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57 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

Krugs is totally old school, been around a long time, and its a no frills type of atmosphere. You go there to eat very good burgers and pub grub, and to have a drink. My burger (cheddar burger) was outstanding, I don't know what they do, because I was watching the girl cook it right behind the bar, but it... More 

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Boonton, New Jersey
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

Wow ... This place is in the middle of Newark (yeah I know Newark... butt hole of NJ) .. but this place is a freeking GEM Went with some friends and had probably the best burger in my life ... it was off the planet ... All cooked fresh in the grille behind the bar Par Excellence

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Idaho Falls, Idaho
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

My family and I flew into Newark and stayed close to the airport. We found this little tavern for dinner. They had a dinner area just behind the bar. It was clean and friendly with the family. The food was good if was fun to watch the sports games on the TV.'s It was a great little place.

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Wappingers Falls, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

Whenever I craved a burger this is THE place to go! Big, juicy and delicious! May not be the nicest looking place but the food is great, people are friendly and the portions are generous! A great local place!

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Watchung, New Jersey
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

It is a bit of a hole in the wall in kind of a sketchy area of town but, oh man, what a burger! Thick and juicy like you wouldn't believe. We got a bacon cheeseburger and a cheeseburger with Taylor ham. Simply delicious. I am always skeptical of "best whatever" lists but, in this case, the dang old Internet... More 

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New York City, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

And had heard they had one of the best burgers in the area. They have parking in the rear which makes it a bit easier in an area where you may have to park a few blocks away. We entered to a clean friendly atmosphere, and the waitress was with to take our order within seconds . We went with... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

Best find on my recent business trip to Jersey. My business colleague and I rely on Tripadvisor to find the best of the best. This nostalgic morsel was nestled in the heart of a wonderful little ethnically diversified neighborhood. The interior was well aged with tons of character, plenty of seating and a great crowd. The burgers were a beast,... More 

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Cleveland, Ohio
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

a business colleague and myself were staying in newark for business. We found krugs here on tripadvisor and decided to try it out. Im glad we did. The place was older but not in a bad way, the people were friendly, the staff was very nice. The burgers are awesome and bacon is crispy thank god! Finally a place that... More 

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Additional Information about Krug's Tavern

Address: 118 Wilson Ave, Newark, NJ 07105-3325
Phone Number: 973-465-9795
Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Newark>  > North Ironbound
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Monday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Cuisine: American, Pub

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 118 Wilson Ave, Newark, NJ 07105-3325
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Newark>  > North Ironbound
  • Neighborhood: North Ironbound
  • Phone Number: 973-465-9795

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American, Pub
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Monday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 12:00 am

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