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Krug's Tavern

118 Wilson Ave, Newark, NJ 07105-3325
+1 973-465-9795
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“onion rings” (13 reviews)
“burger” (89 reviews)
“wings” (14 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
118 Wilson Ave, Newark, NJ 07105-3325
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Overall, burger was very good, thick and juicy, but bun gets soggy and makes it difficult to eat. Personally, not the best burger in NJ as claimed by a local newspaper. Excellent wings, crispy and tasty. Parking is tight and limited. Kitchen service is extremely...More

Thank AndiamoAMagna
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Cozy neighborhood bar, Best Burger hands down..live 50 miles away ..whenever in town always a stop..do not miss this place 5 Stars 🍔🍺🍸

1  Thank Diane S
Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

My gf and I stayed over night in Newark before our cruise. Read some reviews and found this diamond in the rough. From outside It looks like a small pub, but WOW do they do great business. The place was absolutely packed. And there's a...More

Thank Valerie K
Reviewed 30 April 2018

Old bar setting with table seating in back. Full service bar. Tasty appetizers. Enjoyed the scampi wings. Different Flavor for a favorite appetizer. Calamari were thick cut rings of deliciousness! Burgers were thick and well worth the wait. I had the Taylor Ham Burger which...More

Thank Mary S
Reviewed 27 March 2018

We went here to eat after a night out. The place is cozy.....typical neighborhood pub. The service is great, but expect to wait for your burgers. The wait is worth it and you can certainly try one of their draft beers while doing so. The...More

Thank fletchlives1966
Reviewed 16 March 2018

Eluded me for quite sometime, a huge mistake on my part. When for lunch, had a burger, the best I've ever had.

Thank micp1274
Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

What can I say about Krug’s Tavern? Burgers are a serious business here. 3/4 pound of medium heavenly goodness, topped off with bacon, lettuce, tomatoes, onion and mushrooms choice of Cheddar Cheese! WOW! and the Onion Rings!!! Delicious!!!

Thank mari03022018
Reviewed 5 March 2018

i've been here several times, but the last visit, it was very busy. we waited 35 -45 minutes, which was fine, but no-one mentioned to us how long it would be. i thought about 15 , 20 minutes, and the place is good, dont get...More

1  Thank mark j
Reviewed 1 March 2018 via mobile

Cool old bar serving amazing burgers! But how many places can you get Taylor Ham AKA Pork Roll on a burger outside of NJ? So when I come to NJ I get some of that lovely mystery meat on my burger! It is pretty damn...More

Thank Robin03448
Reviewed 23 February 2018

I've been to Krug's a number of times. You don't go there for ambiance or great service, you go there for the food. Giant (12 ounces before cooking) burgers, zesty buffalo shrimp, onion rings, and much more. To be honest I've never had their french...More

Thank unclmikey3
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17 December 2017|
Response from Joao C | Reviewed this property |
No, they are closed on Christmas.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 118 Wilson Ave, Newark, NJ 07105-3325
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Newark>  > North Ironbound
  • Neighbourhood: North Ironbound
  • Phone Number: +1 973-465-9795
Krug's is family owned and operated since 1932. We are currently 4 generations and running strong. We were voted "Best Burger" in NJ in 2015 by The Star Ledger.
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