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Iberia Peninsula Restaurant

63 Ferry St, Newark, NJ 07105-1882
+1 973-344-5611
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good25%
  • Average12%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible15%
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Seafood, European, Spanish, Portuguese
€€ - €€€
63 Ferry St, Newark, NJ 07105-1882
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We used to enjoy this restaurant, but on our last trip the food was so salty that we found it inedible. We aren’t normally sensitive about salt, this was just shockingly salty. Won’t be going back again unfortunately.

Thank Brittany L
Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

Love the place! I did my 40th bday there and the food , service and environment is excellent !!! I definitely recommend this place for events or to just go and enjoy the food.

Thank Natyira C
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

Went recently went to Iberia bad service extremely rude. We were seated outside and was given the bread , when the waiter came up saying we can’t serve you no more. After waiting for the server to come back 15 minutes later he bluntly ask...More

Thank lizetangie
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

Went for dinner on a Saturday night. Had a reservation at 7:30. The waiting area was packed. The hostesses were just seating the people that complained the most. The people waiting at the bar had no chance of getting a table because the hostesses were...More

Thank DTCNj
Reviewed 13 April 2018

recently had dinner at Iberia. It was one of my favorite restaurants for years. Unfortunately, the dinner was extremely disappointing from the clams casino to the giant lobster tail, which was as tough as leather. A very expensive and disappointing evening. I will never make...More

Thank gfchopin
Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

I used to really enjoy going to Iberia but this time was terrible. My seafood was dry and the tasted old. It's way to expensive for the quality of food they are serving. I am so disappointed as the food used to be fresh and...More

Thank stewnj14
Reviewed 10 February 2018

Nice Portuguese restaurant with quaint decor. The food was very good and the sangria was superb. The service was excellent and we took our time and we were never rushed even after we finished and just chatted at the table, We had the seafood platter...More

Thank Rockdoc7
Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

Never again. This was supposed to be a celebration and the only thing we could celebrate was getting out of there alive! First the service was rushed So much so that before we even finished eating the complimentary bread and butter the plates were removed!...More

Thank Mary C
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

Was there over the weekend celebrating our annual dinner. Food and drinks were decent. Service was above average. They hosted our party and they took care of us. Ferry St has a better selection in terms of value and ambiance. However, if you want to...More

Thank CG1899
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

I’ve been eating there for 27 years and haven’t been there for 2 years. It was so disappointing. The service was tops. The seafood platter was dry and tasteless. The drinks were fair. Canolli cake was so dry and old at that point I didn’t...More

Thank joannnacal
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28 December 2017|
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Response from DTCNj | Reviewed this property |
Rodizio is about $28 as of April 2018.
Simmons D
1 December 2017|
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Response from D8571YFmargaretb | Reviewed this property |
Happy holidays I truly do not drink sangria at all and when I did try it I tried the blue from a different location and I didn’t care too much about it love the fruit though hope that’s a big O happy New Year’s
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Television
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 03:00
11:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 63 Ferry St, Newark, NJ 07105-1882
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Newark>  > North Ironbound
  • Neighbourhood: North Ironbound
  • Phone Number: +1 973-344-5611
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