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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

Food and ambience


Almejas En Salsa Verde
clams in green sauce
Almejas A La Marinera
clams in wine and tomato sauce
Almejas Al Casino
baked stuffed clams
Camarones Al Ajillo
garlic shrimp
Camarones A La Plancha
grilled shrimp
Camarones A La Concha
shrimp or the shell
Mejillones A La Marinera
mussels in spicy tomato sauce
Chorizo A La Parrilla
grilled spanish sausage
Calamares A La Romana
fried squid
Champinones Rellenos
stuffed mushrooms
all dinner entrees are served with soup of the day
Merluza Y Camarones Al Jerez
whiting and shrimp in sherry sauce
Merluza A La Vasca
whiting in green sauce with clams and shrimp
Pargo A La Pastelera
baked red snapper
Lenguado Relleno
stuffed flounder
Lenguado Y Camaron Al Limon
filet of sole in lemon and butter sauce
Lenguado Al Menier
dover sole in lemon and garlic sauce
Rape A La Plancha Con Ajo
grilled monk fish with garlic
Bacalao Al Pil-pil
dried salt cod in olive oil sauce
Bacalao A La Vizcaina
dried salt cod in tomato sauce
Bacalao A La Flamenca
grilled salt cod with garlic
all dinner entrees are served with soup of the day
Ternera A La Vasca
veal in sherry and cognac sauce with mushrooms and peppers
Ternera Marsala
veal with marsala sauce
Ternera Extremena
veal in sherry sauce with sausage, peppers and onions
Solomillo Con Camarones
filet mignon and shrimp in brandy sauce
Solomillo A La Parilla
broiled filet mignon
Mar Y Tierra
surf and turf
Bistec De Lomo Deshuesado
boneless sirloin steak
Medio Bistec De Lomo
small sirloin steak
Filete De Ternera A La Plancha
grilled veal steak
Chuletas De Ternera A La Plancha
grilled veal chops
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Seafood, European, Spanish
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Travel to Northern Spain in this diamond restaurant in Newark. The bar entrance welcomes you to a different world, where conversation, good food and excellent drinks take you to Basque cuisine and wonderful experiences. The tables on the bar side and perfect for lunch or...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Alberto F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I arrived at 845 for dinner and was sat promptly, there were only 2 other parties in the restaurant. I needed to ask for a wine menu, then explain to the waiter what a wine menu was, there is a small language barrier. I ordered...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Randal S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This restaunt is not appealing from the street but once inside you are treated to excellent food and excellent service. This Basque/ Portuguese spot has excellent food well prepared and authentic.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank VoxVolpe
Reviewed December 18, 2018

We descended on this place for lunch and what a treat. Superb service coupled with delicious food - every dish from pork to veal to chicken to goat (yes, goat) was rated top notch. Fantastic breads and complimentary soup that was perfect on a chilly...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank alwaysmoving
Reviewed December 6, 2018 via mobile

First time we entered thru the door at the end of the bar, we were astonished. Who would have thought this gem was hidden in Newark. Great food, great service and great price. Says it all.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Hal M
Reviewed December 1, 2018 via mobile

I've been coming here for over 25years. The owner Maria is the best. It's a family atmosphere. The food and drinks are awesome. Highly recommended

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Bilal J
Reviewed November 30, 2018 via mobile

If you like big portions and rich sauces, then there is no place better. Restaurant is a tradition in this area, and there is always a wait for a table with patrons coming from all over for the great food. There is parking lot on...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank barry m
Reviewed November 20, 2018

Through the years, we have visited several Portuguese/Spanish/ Basque restaurants in the area. Casa Vasca is simply the best and most consistent. Authentic experience, their food is the real deal and is cooked and served by locals who are expert. Very friendly hostess/owner. Large, delicious...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank michaelkN5134IA
Reviewed November 12, 2018

Excellent food, honored a reservation. Very large portions and fresh food. Very friendly hostess and waiter, Went here before a concert. Great white sangria as well. I would definitely go back

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank suspec
Reviewed October 24, 2018 via mobile

Service very friendly and atmosphere is nice. But food was below average. Steak was very chewy. Portions big and price reasonable.

Date of visit: October 2018
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November 13, 2018|
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Response from katietwelve | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they have a lot just down the block.
November 14, 2017|
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Response from Landalf01 | Reviewed this property |
I believe they are.
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Response from cubiche2 | Reviewed this property |
There is but not online
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