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Chateau of Spain Restaurant

11 Franklin St, Newark, NJ 07102-3503
+1 973-624-3346
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good41%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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American, Spanish
$$ - $$$
11 Franklin St, Newark, NJ 07102-3503
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Out of the places to eat in Jersey tonight, I had to start my bereavement visit getting our favorite chicken wings... Sleep in Peace Hun'ny.. Joseph Dondyire 9-5-18

Thank MeMines
Bill O, Owner at Chateau of Spain Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for this review and we send our condolences. We're glad we were able to offer some comfort food in your difficult time.

Reviewed August 6, 2018

From the reviews and the exterior I was expecting something different. After dining here, I realize that maybe it may be the part of the restaurant we ate in- the upstairs in photos looks to match the elegant entrance and prices. Unfortunately, didn't realize that...More

Thank Natalie B
Bill O, Owner at Chateau of Spain Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded August 15, 2018

Hi Natalie, thanks for this feedback. We're sorry your family didn't enjoy their meal with us and we hope you're willing to give us another chance. We're happy to work with you to create a better dining experience-- for a start, the upstairs dining room...More

Reviewed May 22, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I eat at the Chateau on a regular and we love how the receptionist Suzy knows us bu name when we come for lunch. The food is awesome and I would definitely recommend this place for events which we are having one...More

Thank Lakeisha M
Bill O, Owner at Chateau of Spain Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded June 5, 2018

Thanks for your review and your continued business, Lakeisha! We hope you and your coworkers enjoy your event this month!

Reviewed May 14, 2018

Chateau of Spain is a great little restaurant in the heart of Newark. Been here a few times and always left satisfied with food and service. There are plenty of dishes to choose from, so whether you are feeling like grabbing a quick sandwich or...More

Thank Pavel M
Bill O, Owner at Chateau of Spain Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded June 5, 2018

Thanks for the review, Pavel! We take pride in great customer service and providing a variety of dining experiences. We hope you'll visit us again, soon!

Reviewed March 28, 2018 via mobile

Looking for a quick and friendly place before/after an event at the Prudential Center/Barnabas Hockey House? This might be the place. Our meal at Chateau of Spain wasn’t planned, we were all early for a hockey game and hungry. Not many quality options in the...More

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Bill O, Owner at Chateau of Spain Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded April 9, 2018

Thanks for your review. Please let us know if there’s any way we can make your next visit more enjoyable!

Reviewed February 18, 2018

I am born and raised in Newark and have visited many of the Spanish/Portuguese restaurants in the area, but never this one. Going to an event at the Prudential Center, I wanted a place withen walking distance so I selected "Chateau of Spain". What a...More

Thank Alvin C
Bill O, Owner at Chateau of Spain Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded February 22, 2018

Thanks for the review, Alvin! We're glad you gave us a try. Come again soon!

Reviewed February 13, 2018 via mobile

I liked the vibe. Ate at the bar. Nothing healthy on the menu but, hey, once and a while a little sinful soul/Spanish food is a welcome change. Referred by nearby Hotel Indigo.

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Reviewed January 29, 2018

Sat night my wife and i got toghter with old friends for dinner we went to Chateau Spain we have been going there for many years. There was another large b-day party going on upstairs where we were gathered. For anyone who has not visited...More

Thank Gerry R
Bill O, Owner at Chateau of Spain Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded February 11, 2018

Thanks for the review, Gerry! We're glad to have you as a loyal customer. We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed January 2, 2018 via mobile

Love this place. My family has been coming here for years. One of my favorite appetizers is the Portuguese sausage but my all-time favorite is the stuffed mushrooms! My favorite restaurant to go to for sure. I travel for work, so anytime my coworkers and...More

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Bill O, Owner at Chateau of Spain Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded January 11, 2018

Thanks for the review! You can't go wrong with the stuffed mushrooms. We hope you stop by the next time you're in town!

Reviewed December 27, 2017 via mobile

It is a shame because the food is acceptable but the service is deplorable. We were not served at the same time. Had to request things over and over. The wait staff was unresponsive. But the straw that broke the camels back was when my...More

Thank MRM1952
Bill O, Owner at Chateau of Spain Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded January 2, 2018

Thanks for bringing this to our attention. We apologize for any convenience you experienced. Last week, we had a reservation malfunction that overbooked the restaurant, causing slower service. We have since resolved the problem. Please feel free to call us at (973) 624-3346 if you'd...More

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Questions & Answers
December 22, 2016|
Response from Bill O | Property representative |
Eckert539, Of course! Our restaurant is always family friendly and we offer a kids’ menu. Also, be sure to bring your ticket, as we offer a 10% discount to any customer with a Devils ticket or season ticket card!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$8 - $30
Dinner, Lunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Private Dining, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar scene, Large groups, Business meetings, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 Franklin St, Newark, NJ 07102-3503
    (Broad St.)
  • Public Transportation: Broad Street City Hall
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Newark>  > Newark Central Business District
  • Neighborhood: Newark Central Business District
  • Phone Number: +1 973-624-3346
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Welcome to Chateau of Spain Restaurant! One of the best Spanish restaurants in the area! Our chef specializes in mouth watering delights infused with a Spanish flare. Dine with us on our 2nd floor and experience our fine dining atmosphere or relax with us in our casual bistro. Whatever brings you to the area, Chateau Of Spain is a destination restaurant that is more than a great choice for a great meal. We are one of the few restaurants located near the Prudential Center in Newark NJ. If you’re going to see events include the Chateau of Spain Restaurant.
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