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Spanish Sangria

$$ - $$$
North Ironbound
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157 Magazine St, Newark, NJ 07105-3435
+1 973-344-9286
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Sun 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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96 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 19, 2016 via mobile

Been here a few times and always love it ... The atmosphere.. The service ... And not to forget why we come here .. The awesome food I go in here and forget I'm in Newark .. Appetizers ... Clams Casino... Garlic Shrimp ... Chorizo... Need I say more Entrées ... Shrimp in White Wine Sauce ... Paella... Skirt Steak... More 

Thank Andrew H
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 5, 2016 via mobile

My boyfriend and I frequent this restaurant at least once a month and special occasions. The food, atmosphere, and Sangria at the this restaurant is impeccable. However, when we visited on June 4th we were dissappointed not with the food or service but with the check. Our total bill was 98.70 and they tried to charge us $116.00. When I... More 

Thank Rosemary S
Hackensack, New Jersey
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114 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 24, 2016

Recently attended a party in a small room off to one side. Food was good considering large quantities being prepared and served for a party - Tiny shrimp, Spanish sausage, calamari, and mussels as appetizers were great. Chicken soup was okay. Chicken Marsala and rice was served as a very good entree, but the paella was mostly rice with a... More 

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Barrie, Canada
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 4, 2015 via mobile

Found this on Trip advisor and thoroughly enjoyed restaurant. Parking can be difficult in area so you may have to walk a bit. Complimentary soup and bread. Had the veal Scallopini and wife had shrimp in Garlic sauce. Meal arrives stilling cooking and garlic sauce smells amazing! Nice setting for my wife and I.

Thank Lobsterman55
Newark, New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 1, 2015 via mobile

Great place I remember when this restaurant opened it was great then and is still very good today been around a long time food is very good

Thank Joseph706
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 31, 2015 via mobile

Spanish Sangria is a Great Restaurnat! The Food is Superb The Spanish Taste is Very Authentic The Service is Great & The Prices are Very Reasonable! The Music $ & the Decorations feel like You Are back in Spain! Extremely Lovely Very Well Recommended The Pallela is Fabulous Enjoy!

Thank Galia B
Brick, New Jersey
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102 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 2, 2015

I went to this restaurant based on TA reviews. The appetizers of sausage and garlic shrimp were very good. The entrees we had were mixed in quality. I had garlic chicken, more tender at other Ironbound restaurants. I was disappointed that it came with no green veggies. The arroz con pollo was very moist and flavorful. The short ribs weren't... More 

Thank drtravel47
Miami, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 7, 2015

Tried the "Grilled Skate Fish" which was unique in flavor and texture but was served with huge portions of fresh vegetables. We ate at the bar and were brought little dessert samples from the kitchen after our meal which I thought was a nice touch.

Thank DMBTraveler
Kinnelon, New Jersey
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40 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 17, 2015

My wife and I first went here back in 1984 it was good then and is even better now. Recently there and the food was fantastic. Started with a nice chicken noodle soup. Followed up with appetizer of shrimp and garlic (excellent). My wife had the Paella Valencia, I had the Veal chops. Both main courses were seasoned perfectly and... More 

Thank meater
Linden, New Jersey
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73 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 7, 2014

My wife is a Brasilian from Newark and this was their "official" home away from home. Now, it's mine also. They start you off with a big bowl of the soup of the day, served by a waiter carrying the pot with a ladle. Then, there's the never ending basket of perfect rolls and butter. Oh, the service is excellent.... More 

Thank Roy_Hinkley

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$10 - $15
Seafood, Spanish
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special occasions, Business meetings, Families with children, Large groups, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 157 Magazine St, Newark, NJ 07105-3435
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Newark>  > North Ironbound
  • Neighborhood: North Ironbound
  • Phone Number: +1 973-344-9286

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?