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Azorean Restaurant and Bar

133 Washington Street, Gloucester, MA 01930-2652
+1 978-283-5500
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
133 Washington Street, Gloucester, MA 01930-2652
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Reviewed August 2, 2016 via mobile

I guess we expected to be 'wowed' by the Portuguese food selections at this spotless, cheerful place. The food is average, at best, and we were very disappointed. We shared a Tapas Tower, where you choose 6 appetizer-sized items from their menu and they bring...More

Thank V&PBostonMA
Reviewed August 2, 2016

We were in Portugal two months ago and decided to try this restaurant after visiting a local historic house. Given Gloucester's historical links to the Portuguese cod fishery, we were pretty sure the food would be authentic. We had a wonderful meal! Salted codfish cakes...More

Thank oldmayor
Reviewed July 31, 2016

Following a Saturday afternoon on the water deep sea fishing, the family was truly hungry for dinner and we began to be concerned when we saw lines already formed outside of Passports, on Main Street, which had looked like a good option. Instead we headed...More

Thank adenh2016
Reviewed July 31, 2016

2 people 1 app, 1 glass of wine, 2 salads, 2 entrees = $80. I really wanted to like this. Service- Some tables got bread, no tables get water. The Fava bean appetizer was excellent but its hard to argue with chorizo and beans, but...More

Thank Jeff C
Reviewed July 24, 2016

I went to this restaurant with my family of 5 and my in-laws. I have 3 children ages 8, 10 and 12. They have a lot of food here. The menu is big, almost too big. The atmosphere is very Portuguese and is pretty cool....More

Thank mort439
Reviewed July 24, 2016

My wife and I and 4 family members went to Azorean Restaurant in Gloucester, surprisingly we were seated right away for a Friday night. The restaurant was packed, but our reservation worked out well. The hostess was hospitable. The server was friendly and knowledgeable. The...More

1  Thank ErickB958
Reviewed July 22, 2016

We went to the Azorean hoping for an authentic Portuguese meal, we were disappointed. My husband is 1/2 Portuguese, he was looking forward to an authentic meal. He sampled 3 tapas, the saluted pork, fava beans and chorizo and grilled shrimp. I had the seafood...More

2  Thank happyhiker63nh
Reviewed July 12, 2016

On Monday evening the Azorean restaurants features 5 Spanish specials that are amazing. My wife had a covered bowl filled with mussels and claims. I had more of a paella including seafood , chicken, rice and peas. Both were excellent and each was enough for...More

2  Thank wabanrail
Reviewed July 6, 2016

The food and staff were extremely friendly. The food was truly amazing! We were seated right away, drinks were cold prompt. Amazing menu selections. Something for everyone. The staff was very knowledgeable and truly a pleasure.

1  Thank SherylW67
Reviewed June 29, 2016 via mobile

Very delicious! Best shrimp cooked with wine and Portuguese spices!! Loved the flavor! The calamari were tender with a very light crispy batter. The roasted garlic and olive oil were lovely with it. The smashed red potatoes with olive oil with quite tasty. The fish...More

1  Thank Tornberg1
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September 23, 2016|
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Response from Alan157243 | Reviewed this property |
I have been here twice and in the restaurant part have never seen anybody wearing jeans and T-shirt so I would avoid wearing these items, the bar area however is little more relaxed I would imagine smart jeans and polo shirt... More
September 23, 2016|
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Response from Tornberg1 | Reviewed this property |
None just wear what ever you want.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Bar scene, Kids, Business meetings, Special occasions, Romantic, Large groups
Open Hours
11:45 AM - 9:00 PM
11:45 AM - 10:00 PM
11:45 AM - 10:00 PM
11:45 AM - 10:00 PM
11:45 AM - 10:00 PM
11:45 AM - 10:00 PM
11:45 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 133 Washington Street, Gloucester, MA 01930-2652
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Ann  >  Gloucester
  • Phone Number: +1 978-283-5500
Authentic Mediterranean Cuisine & Casual Dining
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