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North Ironbound
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77 Ferry Street, Newark, NJ 07105 (Prospect St.)
+1 973-578-8114
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Sun 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Wed 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thu 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
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16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Nice cafe in the Ironbound section of Newark. They offer Portugese Cuisine and the food is delicious.

Thank Joelle S
New Jersey
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 2, 2016

This is my go-to place in the Ironbound. The decor is great, the staff good, but it's the food I come back for. Always something different from the other Spanish-Portuguese places in the area. If you are there for warm weather, you must sit outside in the back or the restaurant. You don't feel like you are in Newark anymore.

Thank johnfnewman
Newark, New Jersey
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 2, 2016

The tapas, sangria and desserts at Mompou are always really good. I have had business lunches, business dinners and personal dinners at Mompou and always enjoyed the wonderful variety and quality of their small plates. The tres leches cake is one of my favorite desserts anywhere. The service is also really lovely and your server will take your tapas order... More 

Thank amyruthk2016
Newark, New Jersey
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 19, 2016

I went there with my friend during their happy hour, the staff is friendly, the bartender was cool and the Margaritas were a delish! The place itself is beautiful and clean, with paintings all over the all. Great atmosphere!

Thank vinischeuer
Dallas, Texas
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36 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 16, 2016 via mobile

Had a successful presentation recently at Mompou and the attendees enjoyed everything about the place. The food, the service and the drinks were well received. The downstairs cellar made for an intimate and private presentation of up to 20 with few noises from the rest of the place upstairs. Recommended for any private functions

Thank David J
Newark, New Jersey
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8 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 13, 2016

This is a popular local spot to meet friends after work. They have a good happy hour but sometimes it can get to noisy to hear your companions, especially on the live music evenings. The garden room is outdoors but more like a courtyard, not many plants.

Thank snders2016
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56 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2016 via mobile

I have come here with friends and family over the last couple of years and everything the food is delicious and always cooked perfectly. Today I had the flank steak with potatoes and spinach. The sauce was amazing and I dipped my bread in it . They had the doors opened in the front and weather was perfect day. Sangria... More 

Thank Melissa H
Newark, New Jersey
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19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 10, 2016 via mobile

We had fun coming here with family one evening. We had no idea that it was flamenco night so that was a very pleasant surprise to us! The drinks were excellent, the service was friendly and efficient, the food was great. This is why we keep coming back. Enjoy your tapas with flamenco!

Thank Travel L
Harrisonburg, Virginia
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156 reviews
122 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 26, 2016 via mobile

Great food and variety menu is creative and complex and a long drink list. The chorizo is great, try the salmon, the stuffed mushrooms are delicious.

Thank David M
Al Khobar, Saudi Arabia
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175 reviews
121 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 20, 2016 via mobile

In this restaurant you can have top quality Tapas , very good seafood and almost every dish is so nice , but more the service is so good that you feel at home , one of the best of its kind Next time in the area pls visit it

Thank Hisham A

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$10 - $25
Mediterranean, Spanish, Latin, Wine Bar
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions, Bar scene
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 77 Ferry Street, Newark, NJ 07105
    (Prospect St.)
  • Public Transportation: We are located two blocks from Newark Penn Station.
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Newark>  > North Ironbound
  • Neighborhood: North Ironbound
  • Phone Number: +1 973-578-8114

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?