Highest-rated cheap eats in Newark, according to Tripadvisor

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July 22, 2022
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Highest-rated cheap eats in Newark, according to Tripadvisor

With the advent of Big Data, it's easier than ever to quantify what people like around the globe. And when it comes to food—particularly easy, cheap eats—Americans have very specific opinions. Dining brands in U.S. have a long and storied history, and whether they're fast food, fast-casual, high-end, or super cheap, American restaurants offer something for almost everyone.

Stacker compiled a list of the highest rated restaurants in Newark that are listed as "cheap eats" on Tripadvisor. Tripadvisor rankings factor in the average rating and number of reviews. Some restaurants on the list may have recently closed. Easy, inexpensive options here run the gamut of cuisine, service options, and styles. The restaurants on this list are chock-full of variety, mixing ethnicities, food regions, and cultures into steaming melting pots of deliciousness.

Anyone reading the list will surely see some favorite eateries and classic go-to restaurants. Keep reading to see if any of your favorite cheap eateries made the list.

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#20. Dunkin' Donuts

- Rating: 3.5 / 5 (22 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (3.5/5), Value (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Coffee & Tea, Cafe
- Address: Terminal Access Rd Newark Intl Airport, Newark, NJ 07114
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#19. Flaming Grill & Supreme Buffet

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (11 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Chinese, Sushi
- Address: 293 Ferry St, Newark, NJ 07105-3443
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#18. Picnic Restaurant

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (31 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Barbecue, Portuguese
- Address: 233 Ferry St Ste A Ste A, Newark, NJ 07105-3262
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#17. Zaro's Family Bakery

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (20 reviews)
- Detailed ratings:
- Type of cuisine: Bakeries, Fast Food
- Address: Newark Penn Station, Newark, NJ 07102
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#16. Elm St Barbeque II

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (16 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Barbecue, European
- Address: 103 Elm St, Newark, NJ 07105-1372
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#15. Altas Horas Lanches

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (23 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: not available
- Address: 266 Ferry St, Newark, NJ 07105-3277
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#14. Smashburger

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (33 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (3.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Fast Food
- Address: 156 Warren St, Newark, NJ 7103
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#13. Hamburgao

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (48 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (5.0/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Brazilian, Fast Food
- Address: 288 Lafayette St, Newark, NJ 07105-2122
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#12. Primabel Bar & Restaurant

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (15 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Portuguese, Brazilian
- Address: 18 Hensler St, Newark, NJ 07105-3232
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#11. La Cocina

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (13 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (5.0/5), Value (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Caribbean, Latin
- Address: 61 New St, Newark, NJ 07102-3048
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#10. Ferry Street Barbecue

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (33 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (3.0/5), Value (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Barbecue, Portuguese
- Address: 89 Ferry St, Newark, NJ 07105-1867
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#9. Central Restaurant

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (19 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Diner
- Address: 30 Central Ave Ste 4, Rutgers University - Newark Campus, Newark, NJ 07102-3131
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#8. Andros Restaurant

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (23 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian, American
- Address: 6 Wilson Ave, Newark, NJ 07105-3254
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#7. McWhorter Barbecue

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (21 reviews)
- Detailed ratings:
- Type of cuisine: Barbecue
- Address: 104 McWhorter St, Newark, NJ 07105-1316
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#6. The Green Chicpea

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (20 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (5.0/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Middle Eastern, Israeli
- Address: 59 Halsey St, Newark, NJ 07102
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#5. Blaze Pizza

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (33 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Pizza, Fast Food
- Address: 691 Broad St, Newark, NJ 07102-4405
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#4. Nasto's Ice Cream Co.

- Rating: 5.0 / 5 (24 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (5.0/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Dessert
- Address: 236 Jefferson St, Newark, NJ 07105-2099
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#3. Teixeira's Bakery

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (35 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Bakeries, Portuguese
- Address: 186 Ferry St, Newark, NJ 07105-2712
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#2. Dickie Dee's

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (52 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian, Pizza
- Address: 380 Bloomfield Ave, Newark, NJ 07107-4402
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#1. Krug's Tavern

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (140 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Bar
- Address: 118 Wilson Ave, Newark, NJ 07105-3325
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