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Cotali Mar

1178 Acushnet Ave, New Bedford, MA 02746-1904
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good22%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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Portuguese, Seafood, European
$$ - $$$
1178 Acushnet Ave, New Bedford, MA 02746-1904
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Reviewed January 8, 2017 via mobile

Food was delicious. Very nice variety of traditional Portuguese food and American cuisine. Beautiful atmosphere with top notch wait staff. Prices are fair considering portions and food quality. Will be back!

Date of visit: January 2017
2  Thank FoodieMelDHock
Reviewed December 7, 2016

I hosted a Birthday Party in their Wine Cellar and it was stellar. The food was amazing fresh and yummy. The service outstanding. I have also gone back to just enjoy the Restaurant and they did not disappoint. Again I travel from Boston to New...More

Date of visit: November 2016
3  Thank Dolores N
Reviewed August 30, 2016

My dining companion and I visited Cotali Mar for lunch this past weekend. It's true there is no sign on the restaurant except for the door to their main entrance. Luckily, we had googled the address. There's a rather large municipal parking lot in the...More

Date of visit: August 2016
1  Thank Matt M
Reviewed July 21, 2016

This is a large restaurant with large dining rooms and an outdoor patio with fire pit. It's also holds large event. The menu is Portuguese influenced, with a touch of all the nationalities that make up the neighbourhood. I had the Galinha à Madeira -...More

Date of visit: May 2016
1  Thank ThePackedBag
Reviewed July 5, 2016

I love Portuguese food, so on the last night of our vacation to my birthplace we tried Cotali Mar. First, there is no signage on the building to let you know you are in the right place so I circled the block three times before...More

Date of visit: July 2016
Thank bobcH7296SL
Reviewed July 5, 2016

First, there is no signage on the building to let you know you are in the right place. We were seated right away but it took so long to get waited on we thought about leaving. Both things I wanted to order, I was told...More

Date of visit: July 2016
1  Thank seaworthy74
Reviewed June 19, 2016

It started with the valet parking guys. Polite, helpful and professional. Went downhill, from there (momentarily). The girl that seats you had no clue what she was doing. She initially wanted to put the four of us in the lounge. In spite of the fact...More

Date of visit: June 2016
Thank dougfleming
Reviewed April 22, 2016

I went to dinner with my 23 yr old grandson, thought it would be nice to try this restaurant, it is gorgeous when you walk in, tableclothes, lit candle in the middle of each table, we were escorted to a really nice table our waitress...More

Date of visit: April 2016
Thank Janine P
Reviewed April 9, 2016

We enjoyed the Lobster and Scallops Wrapped in Bacon. The clam chowder was delicious. The service was polite and prompt. The restaurant atmosphere was impeccable and well lit.

Date of visit: May 2015
1  Thank Voke1965
Reviewed March 17, 2016 via mobile

Maybe you need to be Portuguese to love this place. Was here for a business dinner. We were put down in the basement/wine cellar. Kind of odd entrance to the cellar and it was Very very cold and not sure it's due to the wine...More

Date of visit: March 2016
1  Thank dermgoddess
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Carol M
June 12, 2018|
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Response from Rose L | Reviewed this property |
I am sorry I do not know about the specials during the week but I would be happy to run by the restaurant and look over their menu and get back to you.
Lucy M
May 9, 2016|
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Response from Janine P | Reviewed this property |
I also would recommend calling, don't wait,
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
11:30 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1178 Acushnet Ave, New Bedford, MA 02746-1904
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  New Bedford
  • Phone Number: 508-990-0066
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