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Camarao Ao Alho
Shrimp in garlic sauce
Ameijoas a Bulhao Pato
Steamed clams in white wine and garlic sauce
Ameijoas a "Portucale"
Clams "portucale style"
Ameiioas a Casino
Clams stuffed w/ crab meat s bacon
Ameiioas Ao Natural
Fresh clams on the half shell
Vieiras Ao Alho
Scallops sauteed in garlic sauce
Lulas Fritas
Fried calamari w/ cocktail sauce
Mexilhao Marinheira
Mussel in tomato sauce
Chourico Caseiro Assado
Flaming Portuguese sausage
Salada De Peito De Frango Com Molho Cesar
Grilled chicken salad w/ caesar sauce
Salada De Atum
Tuna salad
Salada Mista Grande
Mix salad (large)
Salada Mista Pequena
Mix salad (small)
Bacalhau Na Canoa
Fried cod fish served w/sauteed onions & crisp spanish style potato
Bacalhau C/ Natas
Cod fish w/ cut small potato & heavy creamy
Bacalhau a Ze Do Pipo
Cod fish & mashed potato w/ mayonnaise & onions
Cataplana De Mariscos a "Portucale"
Seafood combination, simmered in a light tomato sauce served w/ rice 8 boiled potato
Mariscada Em Salsa De Tomate Ou Salsa Verde
Seafood combination cooked in a green or red sauce served w/ rice
Arroz De Marisco
Seafood combination, simmered in a light tomato sauce
Paelha Marinheira
Seafood combination cooked w/ saffron rice
Paelha Valenciana
Seafood combination cooked w/ Portuguese sausage, chicken boneless 8 saffron rice
Lagosta Recheada
Stuffed broiled lobster platter
Lagosta a Fra Diabo
Lobster, clams 8 scallops in a delicious "chefs hot sauce"
Gambas a Mocambique
Prawns with head 8 shells sauteed in hot sauce accompanied w/ rice 8 crisp spanish potato
Bacalhau C/ Migas
Grill cod fish served w/ mixed of cabbage & cornbread
Bacalhau Assado Na Brasa
Grilled cod fish served w/ pepper, onions & vegetables
Bife a Portuguesa
Sauteed steak in portuguese style sauce, seasoned and topped with ham and egg
Steak braised in portuguese style sauce, seasoned and topped with one egg
Bife De Vaca a Casa
Sirloin steak "portucale style"
Picadinho De Vaca
Beef and potato cubed sauteed in "Portuguese sauce"
Picadinho De Vaca C/ Camarao
Beef and potato cubed w/ shrimp sauteed in "Portuguese sauce
Vitela Panada a Milanesa
Breaded veal w/ spaghetti
Vitela a Marsala
Thin sliced‏ veal w/ mushrooms in marsala wine sauce
Carne De Porco a Alentejana
Pork & potato cubed with clams braised in garlic sauce & white wine
Lombinhos De Porco a Algarvia
Pork loin sauteed w/ mushrooms and clams, served w/rice & crisp spanish potato style
Picadinho C/ Camarao
Pork 8 potato cubed w/ shrimp sauteed in a "chefs special sauce"
Dedinhos De Frango
Chicken fingers
Bife De Vaca
Beef tenderloin
Filetes De Peixe Fritos
Fried fish fillet
Macarrao C/ Queijo
Macaroni s‏ cheese
Mozzarella Sticks
Arroz De Frango
Chicken & rice seasoned w/ our special"chef's sauce"
Peito De Frango Ao Alho
Boneless breast‏ of chicken in garlic sauce
Peito De Frango C/ Camarao
Boneless breast of chicken w/ shrimp in garlic sauce
Meat broiled charcoal
Filet Mignon Com Rabo De Lagosta
Surf & turf
Filet Mignon Com Gambas
Grilled filet mignon & jumbo shrimp sauteed in a chef sauce
Filet Mignon a Casa
Filet mignon portucale style
Prime Rib
Grilled prime rib
T-Bone Steak
T-bone steak
Bife De Vaca
Sirloin steak
Costeletas De Vitela
Veal chops
Costeletas De Cabrito
Lamb chops
Costeletas De Porco
Pork chops
Greetings,PortuCale Restaurant is a family owned and run restaurant serving authentic regional Portuguese food. We believe in using the highest quality products, fresh, local and seasonal. We serve great wines, and coffee. Our food is made with love, just like you would have experienced at Grandma's house. We hope that you will have an incredible dining experience. Come join our family for dinner! Thank you.
Lunch, Dinner
Seafood, European, Portuguese
Highchairs Available, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free off-street parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Table Service, Wheelchair Accessible
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Reviewed March 15, 2020 via mobile

Friends and I used a Groupon deal to enjoy a meal prior to a concert close by.  The food is flavorful and the portions are a lot for one person.  You will most likely go home feeling very full or end up taking a doggie bag!  The service...More

Date of visit: November 2019
Reviewed February 15, 2020

Stopped by this unassuming place on a weekday night last week while on a biz trip to NJ. Love eating in the Ironbound section of Newark and had never tried this place. Sat at the bar with all locals. Bartender, who doubled as the waitress,...More

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed February 11, 2020

Great restaurant in the ironboun district, went there for a birthday celebration. Th food and the service is excellent with onsite parking

Date of visit: November 2019
Reviewed February 11, 2020

A little gem tucked away in the Ironbound, with fare beyond expectations. Keep in mind the Fish dishes are better than meats, in my opinion, but worthy of the visit in any event. Expect service to be a little harried during peak times, with some...More

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed September 29, 2019

We ate the Rack of Lamb six good size chops. Excellent grade. The potatoes were to die for. They were roasted and the flavors were throughout the potatoes. The veggies tasted like they were fresh picked. I have been to a lot of restaurant and...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Reviewed September 23, 2019

Went here twice on a visit to family who live locally. We had two littleys with us aged 5 and 2 (They are impeccably behaved and eat anything). We ordered a selection of food which was truly excellent. Whole fish sold as fresh (it was),...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Reviewed September 2, 2019 via mobile

Very good service and the food was for the most part excellent...the Valencia pallela (yes I know its Spanish) was excellent and the octopus was excellent too. So why the big drop to only 3 stars? Well, we also ordered a dozen raw oysters and...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Reviewed July 25, 2019

Have dined here five times this year and it never disappoints! Tried various dishes from steak, pork chops salmon and all have been excellent Sangria is tasty and desserts are delish as well

Date of visit: July 2019
Reviewed July 25, 2019

My friend visited me from out of state and I previously had such a great dining experience here (in winter) so I decided to bring this friend to experience this great restaurant. We arrived on a Wednesday afternoon around 530.The place has a parking lot...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Reviewed June 20, 2019 via mobile

We were very lucky to grab an outside table & the last perking space in their lot on a Sunday afternoon when a big soccer game was on & a street fair close by. Our waiter Guillermo was great! He made menu & wine suggestions...More

Date of visit: June 2019
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