Spanish Tavern


103 McWhorter St A, Newark
(973) 589-4959



Reviews for Spanish Tavern

If you're staying at Newark Airport, do yourself a favor and get over to Spanish Tavern for lunch or dinner! This is such a great old school dining experience it should not be missed. From the service to the amazing food, it's really top notch. I took three business associates there and our only complaint was the staggering quantity of food that was served up! No one could finish and entree. I couldn't even finish half of my Paella Valenciana, and I tried! Wow, full review
I have been going to the Spanish Tavern for almost 40 years - this was my go to place in the Ironbound with friends, business associates and family. I visited this past Friday night with my partner after not being there for about a year and a half. I was surprised that when we got there for a 7:00pm reservation the parking lot was 3/4 empty when usually at this time on a Friday night it would be jammed. When we entered the restaurant the small bar which would usually be full review
Staying at the Fairfield by the airport and asked for recommendations. The front desk said a shuttle would take me to the Spanish Tavern and pick me up...I went. Had a great shuttle driver Paul(ask for him if you are in the area). Sat at the bar since I was by myself....great service. I ordered two dishes from the Specials menu...tomato salad and oxtails. Both were very good, but, the oxtails may be one of the top 10 best dishes I have ever had.....incredible! The full review

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Monday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Sunday 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm


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Aperitivos (appetizers) - Lunch

Almejas Al Casino (1 Dozen)$13.75
Clams casino.
Camarones Al Ajillo$11.95
Shrimp in garlic sauce.
Calamares Fritos$12.5
Fried calamari.
Chorizos Espanoles$11.95
Grilled Spanish sausage.
Mixed greens with carrots, red onions, and grape tomatoes.
Mejillones En Salsa Marinera O Salsa Verde$11.95
Mussels in marinara or green sauce.
Mini Chorizo Picante$12.95
Broiled spicy mini sausages.
Almejas En Salsa Marinera, Verde, O Vino$12.95
Clams (1 doz.) in your choice of sauce: marinera, green, or white wine.
Calamares Y Vieras AL Ajillo$13.95
Calamari & scallops sauteed in a spicy roasted garlic sauce.
Coctel De Camarones$13.5
Shrimp cocktail.
Champinones De Portobello Salteados En Ajo$11.95
Portobello mushrooms sauteed in garlic.
Vieras Rellenas$13.75
Scallops stuffed with crab meat and covered in melted cheese.
Pulpo A La Gallega$19.75
Boiled octopus with paprika and olive oil.
Txistorra Con Camarones Y Champiñones Salvajes$11.95
Grilled basque style sausage with wild mushrooms and shrimp in a garlic sauce.

Aperitivos (appetizers) - Dinner

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