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Malaga Spanish Restaurant

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511 Lalor St., Hamilton, NJ 08611
+1 609-396-8878
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Today
11:30 - 21:30
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 21:30
Mon - Thu 11:30 - 21:30
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 23:00
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Trenton, New Jersey
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68 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

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 

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Thank DENISE G
Levittown, Pennsylvania
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110 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago 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.

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Thank Mark19056
New Jersey
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337 reviews
215 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.

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Thank Anne C
Monroe Township, NJ
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71 reviews
56 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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Thank RockOn54
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28 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

The place is very nice,comfortable and cozy. The food...i can't really find one word to describe it. It was nothing like we imagined. Full of color,flavor,smell just down right delicious! I ordered rice (can't remember the exact name of it) but they gave it to me straight in the pot they cooked it! Their red sangria is the best i... More 

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Kearny
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69 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

Small restaurant but the service was excellent, food came out in a timely manner, and good atmosphere!

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Thank Orlando M
Yardley, Pennsylvania
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53 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

Malaga is an old favorite and a really fun spot with great food. We love the sangria by the pitcher, appetizers of grilled chorizo, shrimp and garlic sauce and the Mariscada (prefer the verde) and paella. Steaks, chops and lobsters are also excellent but, I can't stay away from the mariscada.

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Thank AndyRinPA
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21 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

We all had Wonderful dishes. all six meals meals excellent. First rate service. Parking not a problem. Will be back soon.

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Thank Dont08901
Robbinsville, New Jersey
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

We have been coming here for years and we have never been disappointed. The specials are always very creative and delicious, the Sangria (white or red) is out of this world, the regular menu will never disappoint and the wait staff are so nice you'll want to take them home. We bring our grandchildren all the time and we always... More 

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Stafford, Virginia
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54 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

Malaga is a mandatory stop whenever I'm in Trenton. The food is absolutely fabulous and second only to the service. I cannot recommend it highly enough. It's a little hard to find but you will love it.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood, Spanish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 21:30
Monday
11:30 - 21:30
Tuesday
11:30 - 21:30
Wednesday
11:30 - 21:30
Thursday
11:30 - 21:30
Friday
11:30 - 23:00
Saturday
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?