PortuCale Restaurant & Bar

$$ • Portuguese

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129 Elm St, Newark
(973) 344-4407

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I Called for Pick n the Lady Spoke Pleasantly Over the Phone... The Potions Are Hearty... GRILLED TILEFISH OVER CHARCOAL GRILL w/ RICE BROCCOLI CARROTS,, BBQ CHICKEN RICE and FRIES,, Coulda Used Some Garlic Sauce or Gravy from the Fish to Smother the Rice Which Was Moist But Ill Request Next Time... Open Late Till 12 Onna Monday !!! Have a Bar if Ya Wanna Drink with a Hearty Meal...

Stopped by this unassuming place on a weekday night last week while on a biz trip to NJ. Love eating in the Ironbound section of Newark and had never tried this place. Sat at the bar with all locals. Bartender, who doubled as the waitress, was really friendly and helpful. She recommended several specials of the day to me. I chose an appetizer of the Garlic Shrimp which were amazing. For my meal I had the Codfish cheeks which came with broccoli and mashed potatoes. The bread, always...read full review

The cod is very delicious. I would give four stars but I took off a star because the food makes you feel very bloated afterwards. My mom and aunt also experienced the same feeling. It's like the feeling you get when you eat MSG( not saying they use that in their cooking but that's what it felt like).

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Hours

Monday 11AM - 12AM
Tuesday 11AM - 12AM
Wednesday 11AM - 12AM
Thursday 11AM - 12AM
Friday 11AM - 12AM
Saturday 11AM - 12AM
Sunday 12PM - 12AM

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