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Terra Nostra Restaurant

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262 Rodman St, Fall River, MA 02721-2926
508-677-9878
Today
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 10:00 pm

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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great tasting Portuguese!

Saturday nite, 4 couples. We wanted authentic Portuguese, and this place was recommended. Apps (calamari and chourice) was excellent and reasonable in cost. Main courses looked tremendous, I had the octopus, wife had the Portuguese Steak, both outstanding. Right parking, but all else spot on.

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 10, 2015
niko29b
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Senior Contributor
37 reviews 37 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015 via mobile

Saturday nite, 4 couples. We wanted authentic Portuguese, and this place was recommended. Apps (calamari and chourice) was excellent and reasonable in cost. Main courses looked tremendous, I had the octopus, wife had the Portuguese Steak, both outstanding. Right parking, but all else spot on.

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Westport, Massachusetts
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

The restaurant was nicely decorated for the holiday. We had reservations for 6 PM and were promptly seated. The individual gasses of wine were reasonably priced at $4.95. We chose the Pino Grigio which was just fine. In addition to the regular menu, Terra Nostra offered a buffet for this evening, which was very reasonably priced at $13.95. Three of... More 

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East Providence, Rhode Island
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

My boyfriend and I went there for dinner. I had the S. Miguel steak plate, I brought home leftover and it feed myself and my daughter the next day! It was delicious. My bf had steak with stuffed shrimp. He loved it...I tried the shrimp and it was amazing!! Planning on going back this weekend with another family. Definitely one... More 

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Fall River, Massachusetts
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Went there for dinner. My food was cold. The owner should come to the tables and greet guests and get to know his customers. The dessert was not fresh when I took a bite out of it you could tell it was old and hard it was the cheesecake. Will not be returning.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014 via mobile

As always I enjoy the food here; everything from the steak and rice to Clams Casino!!! All the while the service is something to be improved upon! Pretty much a hit or miss on that; sometimes it's great other times not so much! But; I always return...the food is just that good!! Especially the $5 Steak sandwich and fries combo;... More 

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Somerset, Massachusetts
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

If your ever in Fall River Massachusetts and looking for some Authentic Portuguese cooking then The Terra Nostra Restaurant is the place to go. Food from Shrimp Mozambique to Steak Terra Nostra the food is fresh and the potions are plentiful . They have a list of wines from all over the world. They also serve the finest espresso ..... More 

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Newport, Rhode Island
1 review
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2013

as the title states... hot and cold. waaaay too much salt and grease, and the flavors are not worth the damage you do to your body or wallet. Items are definitely overpriced. Fun place to go if you're not eating. I have had many disappointing dishes here. If you are going to eat here, don't get the entrees over fries... More 

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Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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267 reviews 267 reviews
155 restaurant reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2011

I really weanted to try the Portuguese since it has such a strong tradition in Fall River. Our hostess at the Lizzie Borden pointed us here and she did right by us. The food was excellent, the sangria even better. Very attentive service.

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Westport, Ma
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85 reviews 85 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2010

This is our favorite Portuguese restaurant in the city. Great Portuguese steak, tender and well seasoned. Highly recommend this place.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 262 Rodman St, Fall River, MA 02721-2926
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Fall River
  • Phone Number: 508-677-9878

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 0 - 12
  • Cuisine: American, Portuguese
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm

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