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Casa Vasca

141 Elm St, Newark, NJ 07105-1305
+1 973-465-1350
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“soup” (25 reviews)
“shrimp” (31 reviews)
“paella” (34 reviews)
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European, Spanish, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
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141 Elm St, Newark, NJ 07105-1305
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

There were 4 in our party on a Sunday afternoon. They start you off with a bowl of delicious soup & warm rolls. We then shared some appetizers, the shrimp & garlic, the shrimp ala plancha, mushrooms & garlic, & the tripe. The best was...More

Thank Sirena1234
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A family favorite, always a pleasure to return there when in the Newark area. A relatively small restaurant, but with many tables. Almost always crowded, attesting to its consistent popularity. The menu is varied, prices in the moderate range. The food is prepared with care...More

Thank Edith G
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

Hands down best paella in iron bound! Please try this place! It's old fashioned and could use a face lift but service is impeccable. One paella is enough for 3-4 people. Decent wine list. Good for big groups.

1  Thank Dayra f
Reviewed 20 September 2017

An enjoyable intimate dining experience. The owner takes great pride to ensure every diner has a positive experience. Terrific Paella and Sangria.

Thank robO6976MX
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

My wife and I were in the area. Decided to eat out. Checked the TripAdvisor app and found this place. Decided to check it out based on the reviews. Definitely, the reviews are correct... This is a wonderful place to eat. Staff is super friendly...More

1  Thank Alfredo L
Reviewed 5 September 2017

We have eaten at Casa Vasca several times over the years. This last visit was with friends we eat out with every few months. The restaurant is old school, cozy, a bit off the beaten track and delicious. They bring a big pot of soup...More

1  Thank dapurdon
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Authentic Basque meals. Specialities of house include seafood, camarones, veal , paella . Good wines. Reasonable prices. Maria has been hostess in Ironbound section of Newark, NJ for more than 30 years.

Thank Edmund L
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Have been here often in the past. Never fail to have an enjoyable meal and evening here. Service is excellent. Food is delicious. A varied menu, medium price range for dinner. Soup accompanies all orders. Excellent basket of freshly baked rolls included. Portions are very...More

Thank Edith G
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

The restaurant ambience is sweet and cozy, but dignified, the service is friendly and attentive and the food is Delicious!!! I had the salmon with champagne cream sauce which was amazing, and my husband had a tomato based shrimp dish which was delightfully spiced and...More

Thank Laurenrajala
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Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

Really enjoyed this place as a nice change of pace. Great food, great service, quiet and reserved atmosphere made for a enjoyable dinner. Would highly recommend if you appreciate authentic Spanish cuisine and/or looking for a quieter alternative in the Ironbound area

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Response from Alfredo L | Reviewed this property |
I believe they are.
10 May 2017|
Response from cubiche2 | Reviewed this property |
There is but not online
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Response from SteveTravels365 | Reviewed this property |
Only closed on Christmas Day. Open the 26th until 10:pm
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 141 Elm St, Newark, NJ 07105-1305
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Newark>  > North Ironbound
  • Neighbourhood: North Ironbound
  • Phone Number: +1 973-465-1350
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