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“authentic Brazilian cuisine”
Review of Muqueca

Muqueca
Ranked #48 of 693 Restaurants in Cambridge
Price range: $1 - $20
Cuisines: Brazilian
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Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Breakfast, Delivery, Reservations
Reviewed June 30, 2015

If you love Brazilian food, this is your place in the Boston area! I am not such a fan of Brazilian food, but still enjoyed our visits here. The offerings were very similar to what I had traveling in Brazil. My favorites are the fresh juices available, which I have not found many other places, although the caipirinhas are also excellent.. Hubby loves Brazilian food and was especially pleased by frango appetizer, and we all enjoyed the hearts of palm salad and shrimp bobo. Signature moqueca is good, but not exceptional.

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Thank Ann P
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Reviewed April 10, 2015

This is a gem of a place. The food is delicious and the history behind it is compelling. I highly recommend this restaurant for people who enjoy bold flavors and spice.

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1  Thank Alexandra S
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Reviewed March 21, 2015

A friendly welcome preceded an interesting and very pleasant meal. Two senior adults and a five year old boy all were pleased by the meal and service. The adults had the national dish of Brazil, the five year old was satisfied with his steak tips. We tried their nonalcoholic drinks, fruit based and again each was able to find something to their liking. The young man liked the strawberry based mixture, the adults a pina callada, and a blueberry based one. The staff willingly answered our questions and provided good advise. The place was very clean and well decorated. The price was right.

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1  Thank Irwin A
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Reviewed February 22, 2015 via mobile

Came here on a Friday night.
Food pretty tasty but also all very similar but plus side, seemed clean and healthy and well priced.

Crab cake starter is disgusting....be warned!

Friendly service but environment a little like a canteen.

May return but has some things that need improving.

Thank copperbottom
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Reviewed November 4, 2014

The place is friendly and well decorated with great touch of Brazilian culture and local art. The food is fantastic and the price is worth it. All the MUQUECAS, which arethe signature dishes are delicious!

The owner "Fatinha" is a wonderful chef and sweet person who is striving to do the best for her clients and the community. The environment is nice and clean with comfortable space for large or small groups. It is a bit difficult to park on weekends but there is a City parking lot behind the building of the restaurant. They are the only Brazilian restaurant in Boston area with "Caipirinhas" made out of wine! You must try it! kkk

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1  Thank Danuza
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