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Moqueca Brazilian Cuisine

3550 Harbor Blvd, Oxnard, CA 93035-4179
+1 805-204-0970
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good29%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“moqueca” (123 reviews)
“rice” (28 reviews)
“shrimp” (35 reviews)
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Brazilian, Seafood, South American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
3550 Harbor Blvd, Oxnard, CA 93035-4179
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This was my first time eating Brazilian food, and I was not disappointed. We got the White Fish Moqueca and the Frango Grelhado (chicken with sun dried tomatoes and cream sauce), and both tasted amazing. Plus, the views of the harbor from the porch were...More

Thank Bradley/Lauren C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A good place to take guests because of interesting food and entertainment. Get a taste of South America at Chanel islands marina.

Thank Tarkus2u
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Great food! Had the hearts of palm salad and a clay pot shrimp dish. Good food and attentive service. Also, had a band on Friday night in Portuguese.

Thank Swinters88
Reviewed 3 February 2018

Not sure why this restaurant is rated #2 in Oxnard based on our dining experience. I had the paella and I would say it was #2 but not the good kind. Whatever happened to stick to the bottom of the pan rice with a taste...More

Thank George R
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Authentic Brazilian cuisine. One of the better restaurants in all of Oxnard. I recommend a Moqueca dinner served in clay pots - very authentic,

Thank Ronald C
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Maybe I just don’t like this style of food. But the service was very slow and everything was fish or carbs. I don’t do either of those. It was expensive too.

Thank anonymousT1477SZ
Reviewed 8 January 2018

Beautiful views, plenty of parking. The seasonings of Brazilian food is different, unique and delicious

Thank Robert R
Reviewed 4 January 2018

This is a great restaurant - busy at weekends but worth the wait. Portions are really big, so plan on taking extra home with you

Thank Natguide_AK
Reviewed 1 January 2018

Very good Brazilian food and quality is great. The clay pot (Moqueca dishes only) that the food comes in is always piping hot and delicious. Not much in complaints except that when we asked for some salt and pepper for the Fried Yucca; they didn't...More

Thank Brian90212
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Food is always delicious and service friendly and efficient! Beautiful harbor view for lunch. Fun Samba dancers for weekend dinner.

Thank Micki R
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17 November 2016|
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Response from Connie K | Reviewed this property |
No - It's specializes in seafood cooked in a moqueca clay pot and it's wonderful. They have a wide variety of dishes that are all delicious, even beef stroganoff if you must have beef.
27 May 2015|
Response from RMJorda1 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they have a wine list. I don't know about the corkage fee. We didn't bring a bottle of wine but I wish we had thought of it.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Romantic, View, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3550 Harbor Blvd, Oxnard, CA 93035-4179
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Oxnard
  • Phone Number: +1 805-204-0970
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