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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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Food and ambience

Menu

APERITIUOS / APPETIZERS
$8.0
Almejas En Salsa Verde
clams in green sauce
$8.0
Almejas A La Marinera
clams in wine and tomato sauce
$8.0
Almejas Al Casino
baked stuffed clams
$8.0
Camarones Al Ajillo
garlic shrimp
$8.0
Camarones A La Plancha
grilled shrimp
$8.0
Camarones A La Concha
shrimp or the shell
$8.0
Mejillones A La Marinera
mussels in spicy tomato sauce
$8.0
Chorizo A La Parrilla
grilled spanish sausage
$8.0
Calamares A La Romana
fried squid
$8.0
Champinones Rellenos
stuffed mushrooms
PESCADOS Y MARISCOS / FISH & SEAFOOD
all dinner entrees are served with soup of the day
$19.0
Merluza Y Camarones Al Jerez
whiting and shrimp in sherry sauce
$19.0
Merluza A La Vasca
whiting in green sauce with clams and shrimp
$19.0
Pargo A La Pastelera
baked red snapper
$19.0
Lenguado Relleno
stuffed flounder
$18.0
Lenguado Y Camaron Al Limon
filet of sole in lemon and butter sauce
$22.0
Lenguado Al Menier
dover sole in lemon and garlic sauce
$19.0
Rape A La Plancha Con Ajo
grilled monk fish with garlic
$19.0
Bacalao Al Pil-pil
dried salt cod in olive oil sauce
$19.0
Bacalao A La Vizcaina
dried salt cod in tomato sauce
$19.0
Bacalao A La Flamenca
grilled salt cod with garlic
CARNES Y AVES / MEAT & POULTRY
all dinner entrees are served with soup of the day
$17.0
Ternera A La Vasca
veal in sherry and cognac sauce with mushrooms and peppers
$17.0
Ternera Marsala
veal with marsala sauce
$17.0
Ternera Extremena
veal in sherry sauce with sausage, peppers and onions
$22.0
Solomillo Con Camarones
filet mignon and shrimp in brandy sauce
$22.0
Solomillo A La Parilla
broiled filet mignon
$27.0
Mar Y Tierra
surf and turf
$19.5
Bistec De Lomo Deshuesado
boneless sirloin steak
$14.75
Medio Bistec De Lomo
small sirloin steak
$10.75
Filete De Ternera A La Plancha
grilled veal steak
$22.0
Chuletas De Ternera A La Plancha
grilled veal chops
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
Seafood, European, Spanish
FEATURES
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
Thank DRTYA
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