Don Pepe Restaurant & Caterers

844 Mccarter Hwy
Newark, NJ 07102
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Customer Reviews (12 reviews)

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on Citysearch Feb 16, 2010
This restaurant has the best best garlic shrimp dish I've ever tasted. The atmosphere is very classy, and the service was great. It isn't ve... (more)

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on Citysearch Apr 28, 2008
We have been going to Don Pepe for years. Service is always the best and the food even better! The garlic shrimp is by far the best I have e... (more)

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on Citysearch Mar 17, 2008
We attended a birthday celebration in the private room upstairs. The staff was very accommodating and took care of a few special requests q... (more)

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on Citysearch Nov 29, 2007
Don Pepe Restaurant has a very good staff. The food is very delicious. The interior was nice a nice family atmosphere. One entree is more th... (more)


on Citysearch Aug 03, 2007
I went to Don Pepes twice before, and each time I enjoyed the food. The decor is more upscale, bordering on spanish style gaudy, but thats alright. The regular dining area can get a little packed on special occasions... (more)


on Citysearch Mar 26, 2007
Two of us went there on a Saturday night. Ordered 3 appetizers: garlic shrimp, stuffed mushrooms and clams in green sauce. The only one ok was clams. Shrimps are looked like they were just unforzen. Mushrom stuffing... (more)


on Citysearch Nov 08, 2006
Outstanding. The best seafood around. Everything about this place is great. Wonderful food with large portions. Wait till you try the shrimp and garlic. You can't forget about the sangria. You'll think you in... (more)


on Citysearch Feb 18, 2006
I did not rate food, ambiance or value because *we never got seated*! I called ahead and was told that there would be no problem seating a party of two at 5:30, arrived at 5:30, was told there would be a 5 to 10 minute wait.... (more)


on Judys Book Oct 10, 2005
Whenever I'm in the mood for some REALLY GOOD Spanish/Portuguese/Italian food I make the long hike to Don Pepe's in Newark NJ. Although it's a 50 minute drive from my house, the drive is definitely worth it. Don Pepe's... (more)

Jerome S.

on Judys Book Aug 15, 2005
I have been thinking about their paella ever since my last visit to Don Pepe. The portion is so much that it's recommended to share between at least two people. Their steaks are also very good. The atmosphere is great... (more)
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