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Malaga Spanish Restaurant

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$$ - $$$
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511 Lalor St., Hamilton, NJ 08611
+1 609-396-8878
11:30 - 21:30
Open now
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Sun 12:00 - 21:30
Mon - Thu 11:30 - 21:30
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 23:00
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Hamilton, New Jersey
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We have eaten at Malaga about 300 times the food is authentic Spanish and Portuguese cuisine, and their Sangria is the best we have had anywhere. The staff are very attentive and great at their profession! The owners are very sweet and their eyes are everywhere! nothing goes unnoticed, Nothing!. You will not leave there hungry or with out bags,... More 

Thank cwcmason
Hamilton, New Jersey
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20 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great food. Everyone ordered different platters. Specials were good. Price was great. The area the restaurant is located is a little sketchy so beware of your surroundings. This is the only draw back.

Thank arthurstout
Washington Crossing, PA
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295 reviews
193 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 125 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It has been years since I have been to this restaurant. Not sure why. It was a good place to go way back then and it was a good place to be today. I started my lunch with the red sangria. Good choice. Two of us had aps. I had the garlic soup. Full flavored beefy broth with tons of... More 

Thank rivernan
Bridgewater, New Jersey
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97 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As a first point, Malaga is easy to get to, just east of the intersection of Route 129 and Lalor in Hamilton Township. The parking lot, although small, is effective, and I had a short walk from car to front door. One opens into the bar, with a set-up not unlike places in the 'Burg. There was a set-off room... More 

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17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great Food, Great Service, Great Sangria, Great Prices. Nice place for couples. A little difficult to find but once you get there it was worth it.

Thank Raymond R
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7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious sangria, excellent payaya. This restaurant has been around for decades and continues to deliver. Wait staff was attentive to our small group celebrating a civil wedding. Sirloin tips special was enjoyed by 3 people in our group. The stuffed chili appetizer was also tasty. Very nice meal and celebration. Nice job.

Thank Jim B
Trenton, New Jersey
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68 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

Awesome atmosphere, felt right at home. was greeted with a smile. drinks were cold, our order was taken immediately, and, not familiar with Spanish food I said bring me the most authentic. It was out of this world. I am Italian and love this food. the neighborhood is said to be scary, but, not there. they have a parking lot... More 

Levittown, Pennsylvania
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111 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Pre-ordered three paella treys for a new years party with friends and family. They have three parking lots. The restaurant is nice, staff friendly. A good place to get authentic Spanish food. Price is above average but well worth it.

Thank Mark19056
New Jersey
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349 reviews
221 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

Went for lunch to celebrate the holidays. All the food was very good. I had the shrimp in green sauce over rice. The bread was crusty good. Sangria was great. They did squeeze 6 of us into a small table but we made the best of it. Prices are ok. Private parking available.

Thank Anne C
Monroe Township, NJ
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72 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

Every year a small group if us get together for a holiday dinner at a new restaurant. This year we went to Malaga. We absolutely loved it. From the cozy decor, to the wonderful, friendly service to the food, it was perfect. The seafood is delicious and fresh and the bread is the best. The special empanadas as an appetizer... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Seafood, Spanish
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 511 Lalor St., Hamilton, NJ 08611
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Hamilton
  • Phone Number: +1 609-396-8878

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?