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Forno's of Spain Restaurant

47 Ferry St, Newark, NJ 07105-1443
+1 973-589-4767
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Overview
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“salad” (104 reviews)
“paella” (82 reviews)
“garlic bread” (15 reviews)
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All hours
CUISINES
Seafood, European, Spanish, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
47 Ferry St, Newark, NJ 07105-1443
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The waitstaff is with you at all times behind your table making sure everything is just right! Water/Refreshments refills, bread, etc.... they are very meticulous about you and your comfort. The Spanish food was fresh, delectable and mouth watering. Loved the olives! The service is...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

3 meals eaten, 3 meals enjoyed! Fornos was packed before the Paul McCartney concert, but they found us a table in only a few minutes. Before no time and before we ordered, bread, olives and a lovely salad arrived. There was a grand selection of...More

Thank philipu2015
Andres R, Owner at Forno's of Spain Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

I am so glad you were able to dine with us before the concert! Thank you for stopping us, and I'm thrilled you loved the garlic bread, salmon, and crab. I look forward to seeing you back again next time. -Andres, Manager

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took a group (11 people) to dinner here, and it was a great choice. The group was a mixture of people from the U.S. and Europe. It was a big success. The middle of the road wines were good and everyone liked their order....More

Thank Randy O
Andres R, Owner at Forno's of Spain Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Randy, I want to thank you and your friends for dining with us! It's great to see our wonderful servers were able to take care of your entire table as efficiently as possible. Hope to see you back soon! All the best, Andres, Manager

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was conducting a business meeting and decided to treat my clients to something that only Newark can offer. The Ambiance And service was A+. The Food was delectable! This meal Scored the deal!

Thank sharlettwilliams
Andres R, Owner at Forno's of Spain Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

That's great to see you and your clients loved our Spanish cuisine! Thank you for stopping in, and I hope to see you all back in soon. Well wishes, Andres, Manager

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food here is Fabulous As is the service. We come here all the time and enjoy the shrimp and garlic sauce to appetizer, the Paella, the seafood the steak Etc. You can't go wrong eating here it is absolutely worth the trip.

Thank Amy H
Andres R, Owner at Forno's of Spain Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Amy, it's a delight to see you have dined with us time and time again, and we sincerely appreciate the support. Thanks for the compliments on our shrimp and garlic, paella, and more! Can't wait to see you back soon. Well wishes, Andres, Manager

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Food is excellent every single time we go. We have been going to Fornos for many years and our grandchildren love the attention they get too!

Thank Alicia Z
Andres R, Owner at Forno's of Spain Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Alicia, thank you for the continued support over the years. It's wonderful seeing you and your grandchildren in and enjoying our food! See you back soon. Well wishes, Andres, Manager

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wow, hi again everybody, I come back to write about one of the most amazing lunches that I have in my entire life; in September 5 I stop to get a fast lunch in the best Spanish restaurant of all USA without doubt, I order...More

Thank Cargar123
Andres R, Owner at Forno's of Spain Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

It warms our hearts to see such wonderful things said about our restaurant and food. I'm so glad you loved our wine selection, seafood, and service! I'm happy you truly enjoyed your lunch with us, and I hope to see you back in soon!!! By...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have checked in The Hotel Indigo at Newark the night before. Our room had a broken bed frame, bad mattress, suffering from police siren and people yelling on the street all night long, I promised myself that Newark has nothing worthy of my return....More

Thank Marcus M
Andres R, Owner at Forno's of Spain Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Marcus, it truly warms our heart to see our restaurant was able to turn around your trip to Newark! Thank you for stopping by the other day, and I'm so glad the Pulpo and Mariscadas was just what you were looking for. I'm looking forward...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We hadn't been here in years and can't figure out why not. They have their own parking lot (!), and the food is absolutely delicious. The portions are incredibly large, so you may want to share. You have the option of ordering tapas, but their...More

Thank Carol C
Andres R, Owner at Forno's of Spain Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Carol, I sincerely appreciate your wonderful compliments on our Spanish restaurant! Thank you for rediscovering us, and we hope to see you back very soon. All the best, Andres, Manager

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went there with some friends tried their seafood dishes. The quality of the ingredients was simply amazing, truly fresh and as fresh as they get. Service was pretty good as well.

Thank Amir M
Andres R, Owner at Forno's of Spain Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We truly appreciate your comments on our fresh ingredients, Amir, which is something we value! Thank you for dining with us, and we'll see you soon. Sincerely, Andres, Manager

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Kelly R
11 September 2017|
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Response from paul3776 | Reviewed this property |
I would say dressy casual although you'll see people in jeans here
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oradday
6 April 2017|
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Response from GARY C | Reviewed this property |
please call the restaurant
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jamaljohnson701
13 February 2017|
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Response from Michael C | Reviewed this property |
You are not expected to spend any money. But if you go to dinner you should probably allow yourself $50 a person with a drink and entree.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20 - US$50
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:30 - 22:30
Tuesday
11:30 - 22:30
Wednesday
11:30 - 22:30
Thursday
11:30 - 22:30
Friday
11:30 - 22:30
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 47 Ferry St, Newark, NJ 07105-1443
    (Union Street)
  • Public Transportation: We are located a two blocks away from Newark Penn Station and New Jersey Transit, which is walking distance.
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Newark>  > North Ironbound
  • Neighbourhood: North Ironbound
  • Phone Number: +1 973-589-4767
Description
Fornos of Spain is an award winning Spanish restaurant located in Newark. For an authentic taste of fine Spanish dining, we welcome you to Fornos! **We now provide pickup and return shuttle services to all hotel guests in the Newark area. All guests have to do is call the restaurant. Monday-Thursday, 5pm - 11pm.
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