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Churrascaria Novo Mundo

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98 County St Ste C, New Bedford, MA 02744
(508) 991-8661
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11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Tue - Sun 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Portuguese food to perfection!

Recommended by a Portuguese friend my teenage daughter and I took a little road trip to New Bedford for a late lunch on a Thursday afternoon. First of all don't be dismayed by the plain sign and simple neighborhood. The restaurant is pleasant and clean. The staff is friendly and sufficient.The... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 28, 2015
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boston
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2015

Recommended by a Portuguese friend my teenage daughter and I took a little road trip to New Bedford for a late lunch on a Thursday afternoon. First of all don't be dismayed by the plain sign and simple neighborhood. The restaurant is pleasant and clean. The staff is friendly and sufficient.The food was amazing! BBQ chicken and Shrimp Mozambique done... More 

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Chattanooga, Tennessee
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

Visiting the area and wanted to make sure we had some good Portuguese food...we found it! The area of town it is in could be better, but that just makes it more of a dining adventure. A bit of a "hole in the wall" with some interesting decor, but again, adds to the experience. We had the roasted chicken..a must,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

Love love love the food here, and I'm NOT Portuguese. The only issue I have with Novo Mundo is they're not located in the best neighborhood, and the parking is tricky.. Oh.. and no take out cups for their yummy Cappuccinos.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

Went here on a business luncheon with my boss---was originally sketched out based on location and outside appearance. However--what a hidden gem! Roast chicken and fries and a great little wine list. Will go back often!

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Fairhaven, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

Small and far from fancy, this pleasant family-run restaurant delivers consistently great meals. The food is Very good, the service is awesome, and the prices are reasonable. Accompany it with a bottle of Dona Maria and you'll wonder why you ever bother to go anywhere else.

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New Bedford, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

Everything they serve is really good. I always get the shrimp mozambique, which comes in a separate container than the rice and fries which I like. The chicken is never dry and the skin is good too. Its literally a whole in the wall place but the inside is surprisingly nice. Prices are reasonable, I usually get take out though.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

This place does not look promising from the outside, however looks can be deceiving. I have never had a bad meal yet. The half chicken with fries and rice for $6.99 is the best deal and it is awesome. The chicken Mozambique has a rich flavourful sauce and is awesome with there round chips! Great place!

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Sandwich, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2014

The food here is the best. Not a ton of choices, but beyond amazing. The half or whole chicken is fantastic. The steak sandwiches with peppers and onions are great. The shrimp is so yummy. This is a family favorite. I will say that it is better as take out. It's a very small restaurant and the staff isn't always... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2013

I've eaten here dozens of times. For the first-time visitor, you HAVE to order the 1/2 chicken, which you will see grilling on the rotisserie. Many uniquely Portuguese dishes here, all of which are delicious. Just don't expect fancy.

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South Dartmouth, Massachusetts
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17 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2013

This restaurant is best known for it's barbecued chicken, and rightfully so. Make sure you ask for the hot sauce to go with it. They serve almost everything with fries and rice, but you can ask for salad or boiled potatoes. Because so many locals come in, the place more often seems like you are in the Azores instead of... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 98 County St Ste C, New Bedford, MA 02744
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  New Bedford
  • Phone Number: (508) 991-8661

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: European, Portuguese
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm

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