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Fernandes 2 Steak House

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
North Ironbound
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158 Fleming Ave, Newark, NJ 07105-4008
(973) 589-4344
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
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New Jersey
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51 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From other reviewers I was excited to try this place. I have spent a good amount of time in Brazil and love a good churrascaria. This being said, I have to admit the service and the decor were outstanding. The food on the other hand was overly disappointing. I will start with the entrees ordered by the girls. They both... More 

Thank EvilSandman
Clifton, NJ
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41 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited Fernandes Steakhouse on Saturday night because my son recommended it and we wanted to take him there for his birthday. He always told me how great the Rodizio was, so I had to try it. All the meats were tender and tasty. I had everything from lamb to sirloin and pork to filet mignon. plus the sides were... More 

1 Thank moodyb3152
New Jersey
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The best quality steak in NJ! You get what you pay for, and The sangria is delicious! Everything in this restaurant is top quality. I even like the fact that there is valet parking!

1 Thank x_val0627
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 13, 2016

Excellent food. Great salad bar. Friendly atmosphere. Can get a bit crowded and noisy. Servers were very attentive.

Thank Paul H
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19 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 7, 2016 via mobile

The drinks are very well prepared, the place itself is very well decorated and beautiful. The rodizio is great though it lacks of variety of meats. It is a little bit pricey too.

Thank Murillo M
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 6, 2016 via mobile

Great and tasty food! They have many options like an excellent rodizio, Portuguese food and great seafood options. It's a bit pricy, but I would recommend for an special event 😀

Thank Karen L
Newark, New Jersey
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 23, 2016 via mobile

All I can say is OH MY GOD!!! The absolute best Portuguese and rodizio in Newark. Go there u will not be sorry. Great food and great service. A win win!!!

Thank DirtyJerz79
Paramus, New Jersey
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111 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2016 via mobile

Valet parking is nice. The ambiance also is very nice. Service is a little lacking and aside from rodizio, the food is just eh. You can go to various other places within the iron bound section that have better for for less money.

Thank Jacqueline R
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 16, 2016 via mobile

We came here 3 times in 10 days, fresh Sea food and Nice brazilian barbecue made. So you can go To both meals. Nice wines Good service, easy To park the car! We all enjoyed a lot, from the barbecue To the Sea food! Worth To go!!!

Thank Adelino V
Wayne, New Jersey
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 14, 2016

We've been coming to Fernandez for many years, including several New Years Eve parties. Most times we leave very satisfied and stuffed. Last time we were here, I'd said that Fernandes had gotten even better. This time not so much. My son and I ordered the Picanha rodizio... which we both felt was excellent and plentiful. However, my wife (and... More 

Thank Conradb2

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Steakhouse, Portuguese, Brazilian, Spanish
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Private Dining, Television, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Kids, Large groups, Special occasions, Bar scene
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 158 Fleming Ave, Newark, NJ 07105-4008
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Newark>  > North Ironbound
  • Neighborhood: North Ironbound
  • Phone Number: (973) 589-4344

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