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Casa Portugal

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1200 Cambridge St, Cambridge, MA 02139
(617) 491-8880
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11:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Reservations

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    Very good
  • 2
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Delightfully delicious at a steal

I had only been here one other time in my life....many moons ago. I have to say it appeared brighter and bigger than I remembered. Another good sign, it was bubbling with conversation in the middle of the afternoon and so we stayed. The food was very good a little milder than expected but tasty... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 15, 2015
Elsabud
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Boston, Massachusetts
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Loudonville, New York
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15 reviews 15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

Had a great meal at Casa Portugal in Cambridge MA. Nice, cozy restaurant serving traditional Portuguese food. This family restaurant has great food at a reasonable price. Recommended the restaurant to a friend of mine. He tried it with his family (a party of ten). They absolutely loved it. It was their first time eating Portuguese food. If you go,... More 

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Cambridge, Massachusetts
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

This is a family business which has been at the same location for many years, although it has been remodeled. The food is traditional Portuguese: fish, seafood, beef, pork, duck & chicken; there is a vegetarian plate, but the emphasis is carnivorous. There are daily specials, and an extensive list of Portuguese wines. This is one place you will never... More 

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New England
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59 reviews 59 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

Been there several times, always warmly welcomed and delighted with special Portuguese seafoods. Owner (or manager, can't remember) particularly helpful one stormy night when non taxicab would come and they actually talked a charming Brazilian family into giving us a ride back to our hotel downtown. Wonderful exerience!

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Boston, Massachusetts
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51 reviews 51 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

I had only been here one other time in my life....many moons ago. I have to say it appeared brighter and bigger than I remembered. Another good sign, it was bubbling with conversation in the middle of the afternoon and so we stayed. The food was very good a little milder than expected but tasty and fresh. We had the... More 

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Wellesley, Massachusetts
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350 reviews 350 reviews
227 restaurant reviews
117 helpful votes 117 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

We had a reservation at 8:30 PM, 01/17/15 (Saturday), a party of six. Waitress barely acknowledge our presence, when we respectfully asked for a table, she told us to wait in the street. Well, it was 17 degrees F. We asked to wait at the bar and she just shrugged. Many people were sitting, they had already finished, plates have... More 

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Huntington, New York
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44 reviews 44 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

Casa Portugal is a real find on Cambridge ST in Cambridge Mass --THis is situated in an area that is loaded with restaurants --many are very very pricey --here the prices are fair and the food is terrific --I had filet mignon with shrimp and extras for 23.00 --The bread is delicious --food is mild as I cant eat spicy... More 

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Pisa, Italy
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33 reviews 33 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

I have been there with some friend. The place has been suggested by some colleague. The quality of the food and of the wine is very nice, the price is not cheap, but it is fair if compared with the food quality. Also the waiters are very kind. The restaurant is not very big, so i would suggest to book... More 

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Medford, Massachusetts
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

I have been to this restaurant on numerous occasions, and never had a bad meal. The food is high quality, cooked to order and always piping hot. Their menu is pretty extensive. Their cubed pork with potatoes is to die for along with their Paela. I have been going here for years, and they never increase their prices. When you... More 

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Medford, Massachusetts
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014 via mobile

Love this place!!! It's a small, family owned Portuguese restaurant. Their portions are huge, everything is cooked to order and delicious! The garlic shrimp appetizer is absolutely scrumptious and the pork cubes w/potatoes and clams is a must! Prices are VERY reasonable for the amount of food you and service is great. House wine is $8 for half a liter... More 

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Boston
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36 reviews 36 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2014 via mobile

This has to be one of the best restaurants in Cambridge. Service is excellent, food is very tasty, and you really can't best the prices!! Get there early, it fills up and then gets quite loud. Get a window table reserved if you can.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1200 Cambridge St, Cambridge, MA 02139
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cambridge
  • Phone Number: (617) 491-8880

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 21 - 30
  • Cuisine: Portuguese
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?