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Churrascaria Novo Mundo

98 County St Ste C, New Bedford, MA 02744
(508) 991-8661
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Ranked #18 of 221 restaurants in New Bedford
Cuisines: Portuguese
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96% Recommend
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English first
Sandwich, Massachusetts
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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
17 reviews 17 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
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
16 reviews 16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
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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39 reviews 39 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2013 via mobile

A great little hole in the wall!! Not the best neighborhood. The chicken has a great smoky flavor you cannot find anywhere else. It costs around ten dollars for a huge plate of food. Only complaint I would have was the waitress was not to great. Forgot our drinks and ignored us for the most part.

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Mattapoisett, Massachusetts
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29 reviews 29 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2013

This place is really a store front in a part of the city that is in need of fixing up. When we drove by we were not sure if we should go there but was told it was really better inside. It has a small warm friendly dining room that caters to many locals. If you want delicious barbecued chicken... More

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Fall River, Massachusetts
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46 reviews 46 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2013 via mobile

I returned here for the second time with my Mom and a friend. We each had something different however we all had one of the authentic dishes with the help of the waitress. I had the steak shush kabob which was honestly a 9 out of 10. My mom had a muscles in red sauce dish and my friend had... More

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Underhill, Vermont
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22 reviews 22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2012

I was brought here by some locals for lunch. Parked right out front, seated right away and the waitress was very friendly. We ordered the"family style" chicken with rice and french fries . All portions were generous and very tasty. The bill for five of us was just under $60. I highly recommend this place. Seemingly decorated by local preschool... More

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Boston, Massachusetts
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30 reviews 30 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2012

We wnt to this very small family run restaurant early on a Saturday evening andit was packed. Fortunately we had called ahead because we were a party of 8. The service is excellent, the waitstaff is friendly and very helpful. They answered many questions and went out of their way when one in our party had a special request. The... More

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109 reviews 109 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2012

This restaurant is very down to earth and funky, with lots of interesting decor on the walls. The owner/waitress explained the menu and was very friendly. Like everyone has said, the chicken was fantastic and the sauce was tasty and spicy. We also had the tuna special which was coated with a sauce, it was good but probably not the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2012 via mobile

One of the best places to eat glad I no of such a place for this great experience in the food industry's

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