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Barcellos Family Restaurant

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1214 Stafford Rd, Tiverton, RI 02878-2557
+1 401-624-6649
Sun 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Wed - Thu 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Tiverton, United States
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 20, 2016 via mobile

Just a great place to have dinner if you like great service and great food. They can accommodate large parties and you usually don't have to wait for a table. They treat you like you are part of the family and the food is just fantastic. I would suggest the shrimp and scallop Mozambique with the Portuguese soup or the... More 

Thank Scott T
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70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 23, 2016 via mobile

Been coming for a while and never disappointed. The fried smelts are great, today I tried the stuffed scrod which was great. My wife enjoyed her cacaulla dinner. We will be back. If you haven't tried this place your missing out.

Thank Antone D
Portsmouth, Rhode Island
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38 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 26, 2016 via mobile

We were looking for someplace different to eat and stopped here for dinner. The hostess was so nice and sat us right away. At one point during dinner she walked by and noticed I had eaten all of my baked potato and asked if I wanted another! Both the hostess and our server were exceptional - they had a knack... More 

Thank roddyRI
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 24, 2016 via mobile

We were greeted at the Door as soon as we came in by their waitress Olga who was so pleasant and took our lunch order the owner John came by to say Hi to us very friendly and It was a party of 4 we Ordered Little necks in garlic &oil,Portuguese soup,garden salad with French dressing then for lunch We... More 

Thank AfriendinMA
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2016 via mobile

If you have the time you should check this place out. It's only crowded on weekends and holidays and not open on Mondays. Prices are good for what you get as the portions are substantial. You get a lot of choices and Extras with your meal but they are very slow. This shows in the food as I've never had... More 

Thank Shawn K
Laval, Canada
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53 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 2, 2016 via mobile

It's a little away from the main roads, but the Portuguese food was perfectly prepared. Seafood, steak, paella, soup, etc, were all delicious. The staff was helpful and friendly.

Thank K008
Hamden, Connecticut, United States
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33 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 9, 2016

Many, many moons ago, I used to attend school across the street. It took many years later to eat at this gem of a place. Although I live in another state now, I make a few road trips a year, and I am never disappointed. Last week I ordered two shrimp Mozambique appetizers, a clam boil, and a fried seafood... More 

Thank USYankee
Westport, Massachusetts
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40 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 23, 2016

Try any fish dish - never disappoints. The wait staff are also prompt and friendly as well as accommodating. Definitely try this place for dinner with family.

Thank Janna S
Westport, Massachusetts, United States
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67 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 15, 2016 via mobile

This is a great place to enjoy a relaxing meal. I had the turkey special and my wife had the Portuguese steak and egg dinner. Turkey was tender and I especially liked the stuffing. We will come back here again.

1 Thank Steve A
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33 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 10, 2015

Went on a Sunday Afternoon. Not very crowded. Started out with drinks and a cup of soup. The Kale Soup was very good, with plenty of bread. The meal however was not so good. The Pork Alentejana was rubbery and tough! The broth was also a yellowish broth which I've never had before. It didn't taste very good. The rest... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$10 - $30
American, Portuguese, Seafood, European, Spanish
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget, Large groups, Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1214 Stafford Rd, Tiverton, RI 02878-2557
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Tiverton
  • Phone Number: +1 401-624-6649
Family owned and operated since 1985, Barcellos Family Restaurant has been a fixture in the community for over 25 years. We strive to serve the public great food at reasonable prices. Our goal is to provide a family atmosphere, friendly service, and a promise that you will not leave our restaurant without a full stomach.We serve a variety of entrees with influences from American, Portuguese, Spanish, and Italian cuisine. All our seafood is caught locally, entrees are prepared fresh to order, and all members of our staff take great pride in their work and service.

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