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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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“steak” (18 reviews)
“carne” (5 reviews)
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Portuguese, Seafood, European
$$ - $$$
1178 Acushnet Ave, New Bedford, MA 02746-1904
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Reviewed 17 March 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

Thank dermgoddess
Reviewed 13 March 2016

Delicious seafood stew and steaks. No issues with food, service, or atmosphere. A new favorite and we have been hoping to find great Portuguese food in new Bedford for many years.

2  Thank Masstraveler_8
Reviewed 9 February 2016

I have been to this restaurant several times and have yet to have a bad meal. Always great service and we are even having our wedding here. They have a beautiful Ballroom upstairs and can fit a good number of guests. Also Kathy the Event...More

Thank JamieLynnNicholson
Reviewed 20 December 2015

We had lunch here and really enjoyed it. The Shrimp Mozambique was delicious, and had plenty of good-sized shrimp. Service was excellent (we were there early and nearly had the dining room to ourselves). Prices were very reasonable. We would definitely go back.

Thank Mister_Em
Reviewed 12 October 2015

I hosted a banquet for ninety people at Cotali Mar; it was my first time at the restaurant. We were greeted at the door by staff and ushered upstairs to the Grand Ballroom, a pleasant, light-filled room with multiple crystal chandeliers; a cash bar was...More

Thank redeco
Reviewed 27 July 2015

Food: I went simple and had the baked stuffed shrimp. Damn good, tasty stuffing and cooked right. Then, of course, I tried a little from everyone else. The shrimp with the balsamic reduction: perfect. Not overdone, not overwhelmed. That is an accomplishment. The garlic sauce...More

1  Thank Joseph D
Reviewed 24 May 2015

My wife was looking for a slightly up scale place to take four of us out on my birthday dinner. This was certainly not what she had expected. She was especially disappointed in the cheap paper napkins. To be fair, their prices are not upscale...More

3  Thank Dining_Ken
Reviewed 18 March 2015

I've heard so much about this place and had never been for dinner, just a bridal shower which was great, so I expected a great experience. I checked out the menu online ahead of time and had a couple picked out. We went the night...More

1  Thank the5millers5
Reviewed 14 March 2015 via mobile

Went when they had a deal, 2 entrees and a bottle of wine for $25. Limited selection but the food was still great. It was a nice and cozy atmosphere, will try again.

Thank Brian G
Reviewed 4 March 2015

Excellent Food. Excellent service. Above average price $$$ Parking was hard to get. Owner went out of his way to get us an excellent seat

Thank Len B
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Lucy M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
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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