$$ • Portuguese

129 Elm St, Newark
(973) 344-4407


Take-Out/Delivery Options


Reviews for PortuCale

Can't really tell it's a restaurant from the outside. But inside it is nice with cute outdoor seating. Food was delicious. Flavored well. Salmon steak had a nice sear with the right amount of salt crust outside. Tile steak very tender. Service was attentive.

Friends and I used a Groupon deal to enjoy a meal prior to a concert close by.  The food is flavorful and the portions are a lot for one person.  You will most likely go home feeling very full or end up taking a doggie bag!  The service is friendly but can be rather slow, especially on busy night like Friday or Saturday.  We felt very pressed for time given we had a concert to attend.  That said,  although the service is slow, it is provided by some really nice people.  With...read full review
Visited 02/22/2020 Came here with bro and sister in law. They brought along a GroupOn which was (is) a pretty good deal. We had to wait a bit at the bar, so we ordered a pitcher of sangria, which was very good. All of us had the octopus, (2 orders) which was tender and delicious as well as a nice portion. For my entree, I opted for the Picahna with beans, rice Spanish potatoes. I love Picahna and this was very good, but looking at a plate filled with a T-bone across the isle......read full review

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Monday 9AM - 2AM
Tuesday 9AM - 2AM
Wednesday 9AM - 2AM
Thursday 9AM - 3AM
Friday 9AM - 3AM
Saturday 9AM - 3AM
Sunday 12PM - 2AM

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