Highest-rated restaurants in Newark, according to Tripadvisor

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June 15, 2022
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Highest-rated restaurants in Newark, according to Tripadvisor

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

What's clear about U.S. dining habits is that people love options. Restaurants across America are chock-full of variety, mixing ethnicities, food regions, and cultures into steaming melting pots of (often) fried deliciousness.

Stacker compiled a list of the highest-rated restaurants in Newark using rankings from Tripadvisor. These restaurants range from fast food powerhouses to local hot spots.

Locals reading the list will surely see some favorite eateries and classic go-to restaurants. Keep reading to see if your favorite restaurant made the list—and to see which spots you haven’t been to yet.

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#30. Taste of Portugal

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (51 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Seafood, Portuguese
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 148 Delancey St, Newark, NJ 07105-1922
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#29. Brasilia Grill

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (169 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (3.5/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Brazilian, Latin
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 99 Monroe Street, Newark, NJ 07105
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#28. Tony Da Caneca Restaurant

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (73 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Portuguese
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 72 Elm Rd, Newark, NJ 07105-3029
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#27. 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
- Price: $
- Address: 691 Broad St, Newark, NJ 07102-4405
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#26. Marcus B & P

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (53 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 56 Halsey St, Newark, NJ 07102-3028
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#25. Chateau of Spain Restaurant

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (89 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Spanish
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 11 Franklin St, Newark, NJ 07102-3503
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#24. Sabor Unido

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (41 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Portuguese, South American
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 77 Jefferson St, Newark, NJ 07105-1818
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#23. Spanish Pavillion

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (135 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Spanish, Seafood
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 31 Harrison Ave, Harrison, NJ 07029-1343
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#22. Dickie Dee's

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (51 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian, Pizza
- Price: $
- Address: 380 Bloomfield Ave, Newark, NJ 07107-4402
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#21. Mercato Tomato Pie

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (81 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Pizza, Italian
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 212 Market St, Newark, NJ 07102-3708
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#20. Portugalia Restaurant

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (52 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: European, Portuguese
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 280 Ferry St, Newark, NJ 07105-3407
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#19. Bellos Pub and Grill

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (59 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Bar
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 376 Market St, Newark, NJ 07105-2210
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#18. Adega Grill

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (168 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (3.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Seafood, Portuguese
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 130 Ferry St, Newark, NJ 07105-2115
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#17. Sol-Mar Restaurtant

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (152 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Seafood, European
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 267 Ferry St, Newark, NJ 07105-3217
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#16. Luigi's Italian Restaurant

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (77 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 561 Bloomfield Ave, Newark, NJ 07107-1327
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#15. Portucale Restaurant

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (90 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Seafood, European
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 129 Elm St, Newark, NJ 07105-1305
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#14. Aviation Grill

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (149 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (3.5/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Bar
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 1 Hotel Rd Newark Liberty International Airport Marriott, Newark, NJ 07114-3513
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#13. Mompou Tapas Bar & Restaurant

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (164 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: European, Spanish
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 77 Ferry St, Newark, NJ 07105-1821
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#12. Krug's Tavern

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (139 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Bar
- Price: $
- Address: 118 Wilson Ave, Newark, NJ 07105-3325
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#11. Fernandes 2 Steak House

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (263 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Steakhouse, Spanish
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 158 Fleming Ave, Newark, NJ 07105-4008
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#10. Casa d' Paco

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (80 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (5.0/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Latin, Bar
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 73 Warwick St, Newark, NJ 07105-1613
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#9. La Fiamma

- Rating: 5.0 / 5 (83 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (5.0/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 440 Harrison Ave, Harrison, NJ 07029-1781
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#8. Dinosaur Bar-B-Que

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (509 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Bar
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 224 Market St, Newark, NJ 07102-3708
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#7. Don Pepe Restaurant

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (330 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Seafood, European
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 844 McCarter Hwy, Newark, NJ 07102-5209
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#6. Seabra's Marisqueira

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (345 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Seafood, European
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 87 Madison St, Newark, NJ 07105-2107
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#5. Casa Vasca

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (253 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Seafood, European
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 141 Elm St, Newark, NJ 07105-1305
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#4. Tops Diner

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (546 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Diner
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 500 Passaic Ave, East Newark, NJ 07029-2816
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#3. Forno's of Spain Restaurant

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (806 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Seafood, European
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 47 Ferry St, Newark, NJ 07105-1443
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#2. Spanish Tavern

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (553 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Seafood, Spanish
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 103 McWhorter St, Newark, NJ 07105-1359
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#1. Hobby's Delicatessen & Restaurant

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (232 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (5.0/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Deli
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 32 Branford Pl, Newark, NJ 07102-2723
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