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Reservations

Looking to enjoy an evening at Mompou Tapas Bar & Restaurant in Newark, NJ? Book your table in advance by making your reservation online! Just put in the date and time, as well as the number in your party and we’ll look forward to seeing you.

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I came here for the first time, and I was very happy with everything. The ambiance was fantastic, the food was amazing, and Ruben was phenomenal!! Ruben was very attentive and on point with everything. He constantly checked up on us to ensure that everything was ok. I can't wait to come back. Thank you.

- Jess, Yelp

This restaurant was absolutely worth it!! The scenery was beautiful & felt like you were in Spain, so definitely sit outside! The food was amazing & the best paella I've ever had, was here. Our waiter Leo was great and very attentive and welcoming. This place is a must visit.

- Elaine, Yelp

Great location for a pregame at the Pru Center. The tapas here was very good. Decor is nice, the bar was pretty lively for a Wednesday night and the wait staff was great.

- Rottentalkie, Trip Advisor

Perfection! I love cozy sit downs with warm lighting, a vibing playlist in the background, delicious cocktails and small plates of beautifully made (and tasting) foods. The staff couldn't have been anymore on point with their (appropriate amount of) attention to service - Thank you! Mompou, positively, stimulated my senses and I can not wait to go back for more!

- Desiree, Facebook

I am impressed every time I go. They are so welcoming. Food is extraordinary. Service with a smile at all times. They have the right business model.

- Pasquale, Facebook

Only my second time here and I think it’s in my top five of NJ restaurants. Everything was delicious and the service was great!! Looking forward to my next visit!

- Linda, Facebook

“Tasty Tapas and one of the only places in the Ironbound to get good quality craft beer!”

- James M, Zagat

“We always love it here!!! Great food and fantastic ambiance”

- New York City, OpenTable

“Tapas with Flamenco, Ariba!”

- Travel L

“Tons of vegetarian options that are absolutely delicious”

- Mary R. Wayne, Yelp

“The food was excellent as always. My colleague from Spain says this food is as good as what he gets back in his home town”

- New York City, OpenTable

About Us

Inspired by the ​creative and ​energetic essence of the tapas culture of Spain, ​​Mompou​ endeavors to introduce​ our guests to the beauty of our ​vibrant ​homeland through​ a combination of​ modern interpretations of traditional Spanish cuisine, innovative​ cocktails, and ​small vintner wine selections​. Our thoughtful​ and heartfelt​ approach to menu development, flavor combinations, and plating​,​ take center stage​.​ ​This is complemented ​by our ​focus ​on extraordinary service and ​our guest​’s​ overall experience.

Mompou​:​ redefining the Ironbound​​ experience since 2005.

Promotions

Happy Hour

Drink Specials and $5 Tapas Menu

4-7pm

Monday – Friday

Power Lunch

New Menu

11:30am-3pm

Monday – Saturday

Reflections of Spanish Guitar

Saturday Night Live Performances

7pm -10pm

Saturday

Special Events

Gipsy Kings Tribute Performance

Pedro Cortes Trio & Los Cintron Bros

Saturday, May 26th @ 8:00 PM

($10 entertainment charge per person)

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Live Flamenco Performance

Los Cintron Bros

Saturday, June 9th @ 8:00 PM

($10 entertainment charge per person)

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Portuguese Day Festival

Special Patio Performance by Desgarradas

June 8th – 10th, 2018

Evening with Singer/Songwriter

ROMERO

Saturday, June 16th
7PM-10PM

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Father’s Day

Reflections of Spanish Guitar

Live Performances All Day

Sunday, June 17th
12PM-9PM

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Private Parties

Host your birthday, corporate event, holiday party, shower or wedding with us!

We have a variety of areas, menus and bar packages to make your event unique an memorable.

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Our Rooms

Lounge

Wine Room

Flamenco Room

Patio

Menus

At Mompou Tapas Bar & Restaurant in Newark, NJ, we offer a wide-ranging menu that is sure to tantalize your taste buds. We offer lunch and dinner options as well as wine and cocktails to properly compliment the meal. Stop in today and taste our delicious dishes for yourself.

Lunch

Ensaladas | Salads

ENSALADA MIA $12
Baby Greens with berry coulis, toasted almonds, crumbled goat cheese, grilled chicken breast & balsamic vinaigrette

TUNA SASHIMI $14
Pan seared sesame crusted sashimi grade tuna, served along side baby greens & honey soy dipping sauce

GARBANZO $10
Roasted corn, chickpea & cherry tomato, over a bed of arugula with a balsamic vinaigrette

MEIGA $10
Fresh mozzarella, avocado & cherry tomato over baby arugula

Paninis

MOMPOU $10
Grilled chicken breast, chorizo revilla & fresh mozzarella

BOCADILLO ESPANOL $10
Sobrasada mallorquina, manchego cheese and baby arugula

ROPA VIEJA $9
Shredded beef sautéed with onions and peppers and sharp mahon cheese

Sandwiches

LA FALDA NUEVA $12
Grilled marinated hanger steak on sliced country loaf, topped with caramelized onions & shredded parmesan cheese

DE PESCA $14
Grilled sashimi grade tuna on portuguese mini bun, fresh tomato, baby greens & chipotle mayonnaise

POLLO WRAP $9
Sautéed chicken breast & Spanish style chorizo, spinach & saffron aioli

VEGETARIAN WRAP $9
Grilled seasonal vegetables in extra virgin olive oil & avocado

CHICKEN QUESADILLA $10
Sautéed shredded chicken with onions, peppers and burgos cheese

New Menu Items

VEGGIE COCA $9
Grilled seasonal vegetables on spanish flat bread

ENSALADA RUSA CON FILET DE LUBINA $12
Grilled Filet of sea bass served with house salade

HAMBURGUESA SIN PAN $12
Grilled 10 oz angus burger, sliced ham,caramelized onions, fried egg on top served with avocado salad

Tapas

DEL MAR | Marisco

CROQUETAS DE BACALAO $10
Cod croquettes: reconstituted salted cod mixed with a creamy béchamel, panko breaded and served with a traditional spanish aioli

*New* ALMEJAS EN ALBARINO SAUCE $12
Clams in garlic cilantro albarino wine sauce

CALAMARI FRITOS C/ SALSA DE MANGO PICANTE $11
Fried calamari with sweet chili mango sauce

*New* GAMBAS BRAVAS $13
Shrimp tossed in a spicy aioli-guindilla pepper sauce

*New* TAPA DE PAELLA NEGRA $12
Small squid ink paella with squid

PULPO A LA FERIA $12
Galician style octopus with pimenton, olive oil, and rock sea salt

GAMBAS AL AJILLO $13
Sautéed garlic shrimp in albarino white wine

*New* ENSALADA DE AVOCADO $14
Avocado, fresh mango, cucumber, lump crab meat

*New* MEJILLONES CON CHORIZO $12
Mussels & chorizo in home made spicy tomato sauce

DEL CAMPO | Carnes

CROQUETAS DE JAMON $12
Fried béchamel ovals infused with serrano ham topped with roasted garlic aioli

PINCHOS DE POLLO $10
Oven roasted chicken tenderloin skewers with garlic-chili lemon sauce

CHORIZO AL VINO $12
Spanish chorizo in rioja red wine reduction

PICADA DE CERDO $12
Oven roasted marinated pork cubes in an albarino white wine reduction

*New* ALITAS DE POLLO EN SALSA DE AJO $12
Chicken wings in garlic sauce

DATILES CON BACON $9
Stuffed California dates with blue cheese wrapped in bacon

ALBONDIGAS DE POLLO $12
Home made chicken meatballs in a wild mushroom & cava-tarragon sauce

ALBONDIGAS DE CARNE $12
Home made beef meatballs in a spicy tomato sauce

TXISTORRA $13
Basque pork sausage with new potatoes, mushrooms & shrimp in garlic comfit

DE LA HUERTA | Vegetarian

*New* TAPA DE PAELLA VEGETARIANO $12
Small vegetarian quinoa paella

PATATAS BRAVAS $8
Sautéed red bliss potatoes tossed in a spicy aioli-guindilla pepper sauce

PIMIENTOS DE PIQUILLO $12
Sweet red roasted spanish piquillo peppers filled with goat cheese walnuts and honey vinaigrette

BERENJENA AL HORNO $9
Baked eggplant, roasted pepper sauce and manchego cheese

ESPINACA A LA CATALANA $8
Sautéed spinach in EVOO, garlic, onion, with bella mushrooms

SETAS AL AJILLO $8
Baby bella mushrooms sautéed in olive oil sherry vinegar and fresh herbs

TORTILLA ESPAÑOLA $9
Traditional spanish omelet of eggs, comfit potatoes, and onions

GRELOS SALTEADOS $8 (vegetarian)
Sautéed broccoli rabe with garlic and extra virgin olive oil

SPANISH ARROZ CREMOSO $9 (vegetarian)
Traditional creamy spanish risotto with vegetables

ROSEMARY ROASTED POTATO $8 (vegetarian)
Roasted fingerling potatoes topped with rosemary and garlic

TOSTONES $8
Green plantains pressed and fried seasoned with coarse sea salt

Main Entrees

Platos Principales

TRADITIONAL SPANISH PAELLA $26
Spanish traditional paella with tiger shrimp, clams, mussels, chicken & chorizo cooked in saffron rice

*New* PAELLA DE POLLO E CERDO $24
Spanish paella with chicken, pork & chorizo cooked in saffron rice

*New* PAELLA DE PULPO $ 25
Spanish bomba rice with octopus

*New* ZARZUELA DE MARISCOS CON PASTA $25
Seafood combination of shrimp, clams, mussels, octopus, with spicy fresh tomato mediterranean sauce over fettuccini

*New* TRIO FLAMENCO CON ARROZ DE GRELOS $25
Grilled sea bass, octopus & jumbo shrimp served over vegetarian paella

MEDITERRANEAN LUBINA $22
Grilled filet of sea bass served over house salad with honey vinaigrette

*New* SALMON TRANCHES $22
Grilled salmon strips, served with squid ink paella

PULPO A LA PARRILLA $25
Grilled spanish octopus served with garlic potatoes and broccoli rabe

FALDA A LA PLANCHA $22
Grilled hanger steak, tavern style potatoes and sautéed spinach

CORDERO A LA PLANCHA $24
Grilled marinated new zealand baby lamb chops served over rice with mushrooms, dried fruits

*New* POLLO A LA PARRILLA CON PASTA $20
Grilled chicken breast, served with fettuccini saffron cream

Soups

fresh soup prepared daily

ENSALADAS

MEIGA $12
Fresh mozzarella, avocado & cherry tomato over baby arugula

QUINOA $14
White peruvian quinoa, tangerine, cherry tomato, avocado, onion, golden raisins, and EVOO lemon vinaigrette

TUNA SASHIMI $14
Seared sesame crusted sashimi tuna, alongside baby greens, orange tomato, almonds and honey soy dipping sauce

SPINACH $12
Roasted golden beets, cherry tomato, onions, walnut, dried cranberry, goat cheese and honey balsamic dressing

MIA $12
Strawberries, roasted almonds, crumbled goat cheese over baby greens, balsamic and raspberry vinaigrette

Charcuterias y Quesos

CHARCUTERIA CON QUESO $26
Assortment of spanish cured meats and cheeses

*New* JAMON IBERICO $18
1oz hand-carved, acorn-fed ibérico ham, aged for 24 months

TABLA DE QUESOS $18
Iberico tres leches, buenalba al vino, servilleta, smoked goat san simon quince jam and walnuts

SPANISH OLIVES $8
Blend of manzanillo olives

Happy Hour

Tuesday to Friday 4pm/7pm

Spanish Beer
Estrella Damm (Draft) $5
1925 Alhambra (Draft) $5
1906 Estrella (Draft) $5
San Miguel $5
Estrella Galicia $5

Wines, By the Glass
House,Tempranillo $5
House Monastrell $5
House Alvarino $5
Amalia,Cava $5
Sangria $5

Tapas
Patatas Bravas $5
Almondigas de Pollo $5
Tortilla Española $5
Chorizo en Vino $5
Croquetas (1 cod croqueta,1 Jamon croqueta) $5
Calamares Fritos $5
Pequillo pepper (2 pequillo pepper) $5

House mix drinks
Mojito $7
Caipirinha $7
Margarita $7
Ginger Smash $7

Wine List

RED WINES

A Rosa do Vino –moure vinos artesans- Garnacha tintoresca, mencia, tempranillo-2014 $90
Vina solorca 2007 Gran Reserva Ribera d’el duero 100% Tempranillo $70
Ramon Bilbao 2009 Gran Reserva Rioja Tempranillo $80
Parus, Setubal, Aragonez Blend $60
Herdade da Comporta, Setubal 2009-Aragonez Blend $45
Lobetia, Tempranillo $40
Hecula 2015-Monastrel $40
Don Bernardino, Mencia- 2014 $40
Boyal Cabernet Sauvignon From Spain– $40
Mas Donis 2014-85%garnacha 15%Syrah $40
Hacienda Monasterio 2013 Ribera del Duero $85
Casa de La Ermita 2013- $40
Tobelos 2015, Rioja, Garnacha $50

WHITE WINES

Marques de Frias, Rias Baixas-Alvarinho $36
Chan de Rosas, Rias Baixas-Albarinho $40
Bolo, Rafael Palacios, Valdeorras, Godello-2015 $36
Entremares, Semisweet-Blanco Coupage 2014 $30
Lobetia, Chardonnay(Spain) $36
Menade, Rueda verdejo-2016 $30
Finca Fabian Brut Cava (Spain) $36
Moure Tradicion 2014 $60

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Location

Contact Info

77 Ferry St.
Newark
, NJ 07105
973.578.8114
info@mompoutapas.com

Hours of Operation

Monday: 11:30 AM – 10 PM
Tuesday: 11:30 AM – 10 PM
Wednesday: 11:30 AM – 10 PM
Thursday: 11:30 AM – 10 PM
Friday: 11:30 AM – 11 PM
Saturday: 11:30 AM – 11 PM
Sunday: CLOSED
Available Anytime for Private Parties

Mompou Tapas Bar & Restaurant is conveniently located within walking distance of Penn Station Newark, Prudential Center, NJPAC, and the Red Bull Arena.
We recommend to our guests that are driving to us to park across the street at the Iberia parking lot. This lot, in addition to being the main lot for the Iberia restaurant, is a Newark Municipal parking lot and available to anyone visiting the Ironbound section. Please note there is a fee for parking. J&L Parking is another option, on Ferry St., located two blocks from Mompou.


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