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Muqueca

) #73 of 431 Restaurants in Cambridge $$ - $$$ , Latin, Seafood
1008 Cambridge St, Cambridge, MA 02141-1007
+1 617-354-3296
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Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good44%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fried yucca” (8 reviews)
“feijoada” (7 reviews)
“stews” (9 reviews)
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CUISINES
Brazilian, Latin, Seafood, Spanish, South American
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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LOCATION
1008 Cambridge St, Cambridge, MA 02141-1007
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1 - 10 of 73 reviews

Reviewed 22 May 2017

Have never eaten Brazilian food before so wasn't really sure what to expect. I went with my boyfriend who is from Brazil, so he knew exactly what to order! I got a delicious (and cheap!) caipirnha to start. The fried yucca is JUST as good...More

Thank Jgraves700
Reviewed 5 May 2017

I am not much of an expert on Brazilian cuisine, but had dinner here last night and this place was really great. Just happened to see a review and decided to check it out early on a week night when seating was not an issue...More

Thank Sam G
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Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

Brazilian restaurant, nice music, very friendly staff, delicious food, All good!!! thanks for great service!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

My best Brazilian and my best meal in Boston the past week. I had a full list of restaus to try and each one I tried did not come up to expectation despite making my list based on reviews. This one was wow. I would...More

Thank TuttieG
Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

Real Brazilian Food specialties including the one and only Fish Stew called Muqueca with palm oil simply delicious. The Picanha steak and also the Feijoada are delicious. Must start with the salgadinhos including cod croquets Our family can't wait to go back!

Thank HighFly18
Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

This is def the best Brazilian restaurant in the Boston area. The atmosphere is very cozy, the service is great, and most importantly, the food is amazing. For drinks (non-alcoholic) I highly recommend the Swiss lemonade, it is very refreshing and tastes great. For appetizers,...More

Thank Renata D
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

The food was delicious I would definitely recommend this place. I give it a 4 because we was waiting for a while before we was asked if we was ready to order and changing the chanel on us when we requested our seating to be...More

Thank Anakarina C
Reviewed 9 August 2016

simple home style food, stews, seafood.Very friendly service, clean, casual. Good selections of alcoholic beverages and mixed drink. Busy place , good for families.

Thank welshpembrokecorgi
Reviewed 29 May 2016

We dined at Muqueca last evening with 2 other couples. The other 4 had never been here before and really enjoyed the experience. We had great food in a pleasant atmosphere. Service was prompt and friendly. Our server explained the menu and offered suggestions.

1  Thank WeGoOut
Reviewed 25 May 2016

Very good Brazilian food, wide variety of menu items, nice atmosphere, not too expensive, and a nice selection of mixed drinks. Will definitely return when we are back in Cambridge.

Thank alex261
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Delivery, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1008 Cambridge St, Cambridge, MA 02141-1007
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cambridge
  • Phone Number: +1 617-354-3296
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