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Valenca

665 Monroe Ave, Elizabeth, NJ 07201-1638
+1 908-354-4024
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Overview
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“filet” (35 reviews)
“shrimp” (46 reviews)
“rice” (40 reviews)
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CUISINES
Seafood, European, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Food
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Value
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LOCATION
665 Monroe Ave, Elizabeth, NJ 07201-1638
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Got delivery to our hotel and it was so good that we ended up getting delivery 3 different nights. Portions are huge and food is absolutely delicious. We tried the steaks Valencia style, pork chops, and grilled red snapper. Do not skip dessert : the...More

Thank MCA2241
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The jump grilled shrimp were good and plenty of food. The service was slow. I had to request for someone to take my order and had to ask multiple times for a refill.

Thank Julio F
Reviewed 1 week ago

Highly recommended by the hotel shuttle driver who drove us to the restaurant. You can't beat the food and the service. Traditional portuguese/ spanish dishes with sit down or a separate take-out part of the building. The menu is large and offers options for moderate...More

Thank catsaresmarter
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really enjoyed. Lovely atmosphere and food, drinks menu and food menu extensive. Nice friendly staff and great. If you are looking for a lovely place to go as a couple or as a family I would highly recommend. The attention to detail for service was...More

Thank michaela11233334
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food and the flavor are amazing. The prices are a great value. I literally wanted to try everything on the menu. I've never heard of cooking your own meal on a hot stone, but was thrilled to try it. I had steak and lobster...More

Thank Gerard B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Came here for business dinner prior to flight out of EWR. Plenty food. bread. salad. olives. that was before we ordered anything. generous pour of house portuguese wine (bueno) great menu. good food. lots of choices. service excellent. will be back.

1  Thank soxpatsdave
Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

Went here on the recommendation of the front desk and was not disappointed. The place was busy, it was Friday. We managed to snag two chairs at the bar while the bar then filled up as well. The bar tenders were great - the busser...More

1  Thank CaymanGreg
Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

The menu and the food here are great. Lots of unusual options. Great seafood. Portuguese dishes too. Service, not up to par. First to the Food. The waiter drops off a family-style salad, which is unbelievably delicious. But since it was our first time at...More

1  Thank SuitcaseCarolyn
Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

Nothing like when you are told that the clamps are fresh and they come to the table almost rotten. I used to come here for 20 years and now I have a complaint about 4 out of the seven meals that arrived at our table.

Thank Scott M
Reviewed 2 September 2018

We visited on a Saturday evening for dinner and the place was pretty packed but we had reservations. Overall the service was good, the food was great, and all at a reasonable price. I had for app the flaming chorizo and as an entrée the...More

Thank Alvin C
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Hibike
30 October 2017|
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Response from DeeCUnion | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I see the question was already answered. But to reiterate, the restaurant has a pretty stocked bar.
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Dina T
23 July 2015|
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Response from Joanne L | Reviewed this property |
I have no idea......but I'm sure you can order anything without the rice ......
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 15 - USD 25
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 665 Monroe Ave, Elizabeth, NJ 07201-1638
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Elizabeth
  • Phone Number: +1 908-354-4024
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