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Portugal Express

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460 S Broad St, Elizabeth, NJ 07202-3502
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
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“seafood” (3 reviews)
“rice” (3 reviews)
“potatoes” (2 reviews)
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Portuguese, European
$$ - $$$
460 S Broad St, Elizabeth, NJ 07202-3502
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Reviewed May 22, 2017 via mobile

I have a friend who lives by this restaurant so we go there when we want to have a quick bite or we are very hungry (almost every time we get together). This place offers quick service, generous portions of flavorful food, at a very...More

Thank anasB6405BG
Reviewed May 5, 2017

If you want to eat delicious Portuguese food at a great price, look no further than the Portugal Express. This place is the real deal. Come here for authentic Portuguese food in a casual atmosphere. We dined on their Combo Misto and Pork Steak Sandwich....More

Thank MrWarrenM
Reviewed April 1, 2017 via mobile

Portugal express is relatively small but that is what makes it special. I've been to Adele Portuguese restaurants and by far the best sangria I've ever had, yes it's that good , just my opinion. The food is fresh and made in house it never...More

Thank Lindley R
Reviewed February 15, 2017

Portugal Express is the real deal. Authentic, delicious, Portuguese food. If you don't make a reservation during weekend days, be there when it opens--otherwise, forget about it!

Thank Tomichm
Reviewed February 14, 2017

Small family style place. Great drinks and food. Been there several times and had different seafood. All fresh.

Thank baroneag
Reviewed February 12, 2017

The atmosphere is very busy and although the staff is very friendly they are also a bit aloof at the same time. Service is okay but you can wind up waiting. They are very accommodating to changes and substitutions. The food is hit or miss...More

Thank tvik7
Reviewed September 12, 2016

We normally take out. However the one time we sat down we had really great service, the food was really good and plentiful. Overall very good Portuguese place.

Thank Luriya30W
Reviewed July 20, 2016 via mobile

I love this little spot. Sometimes you gotta call in reservation or just come on early. Food is incredible. We enjoyed the goat and rabbit.

Thank bellabrasillian
Reviewed July 13, 2016

Very good food, good service, will definitely go back . The sangria was excellent ! clams casino fantastic !

Thank Eduardo O
Reviewed April 22, 2016

Summary up front: What a fantastic meal! Service was top notch - cannot wait to go back. We visited the Portugal Express on 4/18/2016. We had dinner with another couple and ordered several different appetizers and entrees so we could try lots of things. There...More

Thank Cliff Q
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
9:00 am - 2:00 am
9:00 am - 2:00 am
9:00 am - 2:00 am
9:00 am - 2:00 am
9:00 am - 2:00 am
9:00 am - 3:00 am
9:00 am - 3:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 460 S Broad St, Elizabeth, NJ 07202-3502
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Elizabeth
  • Phone Number: 908-352-7818
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