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77 Ferry St, Newark, NJ 07105-1821
+1 973-578-8114
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  • Very good42%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
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“tapas” (46 reviews)
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European, Spanish, Mediterranean, Wine Bar
$$ - $$$
77 Ferry St, Newark, NJ 07105-1821
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Went here for dinner before a concert at the Prudential Center. Some of the best tapas and sangria I've had. Excellent service, until dessert time and then we felt a bit rushed by our server. Music was loud, but the atmosphere was lively and fun....More

Thank edelweiss40
Reviewed 6 days ago

Its a great spot in the funky and authentic Ferry street n the otherwise blighted Newark. Food is great and servce friendly and excellent. Fun on the patio.......

Thank benplat
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went to this restaurant due to several recommendations. The decor immediately strikes you. We ordered several tapas dishes and a seafood trio of fish, shrimp and octopus. All the dishes were delicious. The also served several fruit flavored sangrias. Highly recommend. Kathy and Gabe...More

Thank KathyGabe
Reviewed May 1, 2017

We've been to Mompou a number of times and have yet to be disappointed. The service is courteous, the variety and quality of the food is very good. We like being able to choose a number of small dishes rather than a one dish main...More

Thank rig375
Reviewed April 24, 2017

Had a great time with my friends and my favorite restaurant owner Tony. The food was delicious and the flamingo dancers and singer were so entertaining. Definitely , will visit again as I usually do at his other restaurant Tapeo in Hazlet NJ.

Thank Marie R
Reviewed March 14, 2017

We have eaten at Mompou several times over the years with large and small groups and have never been disappointed. This last time we went for New Year's Eve with another couple. We had been told there it would be festive with live music and...More

Thank dapurdon
Reviewed March 13, 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed a great afternoon at Mompou. Great vibe with exposed brick and dark wood furnishings. Later in the afternoon, a group of flamenco performers provided some authentic (if a bit loud) entertainment. The sangria was good, and there is an extensive wine list and full...More

Thank NetteTexas
Reviewed March 4, 2017 via mobile

You can't go wrong with this Iron Bound staple. One of my favorite spots when visiting or working in Newark. Food is great and ambiance is perfect. Make sure you order enough Tapas to have a good sense of what this place has to offer....More

Thank Jeffrey M
Reviewed February 26, 2017

I grew up in the Ironbound and I am very familiar with all of the Portuguese restaurants and bakeries in the area. But since moving out of the Ironbound, we have never ventured out to new restaurants since we enjoy coming back to visit the...More

Thank Chrystianne S
Reviewed February 12, 2017

It's been awhile since I ate at a restaurant that excited me enough to log a new review. Found it in Mompou! Newark's Ironbound District has become a foodie destination. It's a vibrant neighborhood that Newark, determined to refresh its identity, deserves. I've now been...More

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Woody F
Where is the nearest parking
June 21, 2017|
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Response from Heidi1168 | Reviewed this property |
We did not have a car and took the train in and walked. Sorry I could not be of better help. However, we did go at lunch and it was not at all crowded and seemed to be plenty of parking on the street available.
Hi! may you tell me if the children (8-14) are welcome ? I want to go on Dec.31 at 8pm .
December 20, 2014|
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Response from Steven Y | Property representative |
We are open an kids are welcome!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $25
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions, Business meetings, 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 St, Newark, NJ 07105-1821
    (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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