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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” (103 reviews)
“paella” (80 reviews)
“garlic bread” (15 reviews)
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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 2 days ago

After visiting Fornos a few times each month for both lunch and dinner, Fornos continues to deliver. The selection of food is huge, with seasonal fish ranking the top of my list. Service is wonderful and the flavors just great. The lunch menu is extensive...More

Thank shel7
Reviewed 1 week ago

A fantastic place which for years has offered outstanding seafood and steaks at reasonable prices. The atmosphere and service are without par!

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

Joseph, thanks for the kind words about our food! We can't wait to serve you some more seafood or steak soon. Best, Andres, Manager

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent food and service. Highly recommended it. Great location in the Ironboud site of Newark. Portions are very large so you leave very satisfied.

Thank KaryAr5
Reviewed 1 week ago

We hadn't eaten here in a few years. Still lively, crowded, and over the top, with huge portions, high prices, and service that is good but impersonal. The mariscada was quite different, however, with the seafood cooked perfectly (i.e., not overcooked) but the green sauce...More

Thank NJChisoxFan
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A wide selection on both their liquor and dining menus. I tried a glass of Spanish red wine and it was outstanding. We tried two different types of paella and they were good. The waiter were great.

Thank martyr2
Andres R, Owner at Forno's of Spain Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

martyr2, thanks so much for the kind words! We're so excited to know that you love our wine, paella, and service. Come see us again! Best, Andres, Manager

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Live in Jersey for 60 years and never knew about this place. Came to town from Florida for a business meeting and an sales rep to me for lunch...WOW Fantastic! One of the finer restaurants that I have eaten at. Service was impeccable. The bread...More

Thank ndally
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was having dinner last night with 3 other guests. The service was fine at first. However, our waiter had placed a vase containing water on the half-wall behind me. Sometime later, another waiter walked by knocking the vase spilling a sizable amount of water...More

Thank mwillsie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was blown away by my experience at Fornos. It was so easy to get to, and the gated parking lot made everything so easy. The meal started with garlic bread which was delicious. We were waiting for friends so we were casually perusing the...More

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

Donna, we're truly proud to have served you a wonderful meal! Thank you so much for joining us for a great time -- it was our pleasure to make sure that you enjoyed everything. We hope to serve you some more paella soon! Best, Andres,...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited this restaurant in May the day before Mother's day and we had a wonder ful evening, drinks and food were great. It is perfect for a celebration, spanish food at it best. I will back with no hesitation

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

Luis, thank you for the visit and kind words! We're so happy to see that you loved our food and enjoyed your time with us. It would be a pleasure to serve you again. Best, Andres, Manager

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Everything is superb!! Could definitely see why it's number 1 on TripAdvisor. I had the octopus salad, simply the best!!!

Thank hd0727
Andres R, Owner at Forno's of Spain Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

hd0727, thanks so much for the kind words! We can't wait to serve you another wonderful meal. Best, Andres, Manager

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oradday
7 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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AndreaGrand
22 January 2017|
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Yes they do
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 20 - USD 50
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly
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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