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Moqueca Brazilian Cuisine

3550 S. Harbor Boulevard, Oxnard, CA 93035
+1 805-204-0970
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good29%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“moqueca” (121 reviews)
“seafood” (31 reviews)
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Brazilian, Seafood, South American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
3550 S. Harbor Boulevard, Oxnard, CA 93035
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Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

This restaurant was highly recommended and we weren't disappointed. My wife had the palm Salad and the kitchen jazzed it up with several sautéed shrimp. I had a clay pot dish with lobster and it was out of this world. Y wife was adventurous and...More

Thank Steven N
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

Excellent! No reservations on a Friday evening around 6pm and we still got in..Yeah. Food: Moqueca de peixe com camarao (Whitefish Alaskan Cod & Shrimp) for 2 and the Salada Anacapa were both delicious. This was actually too much food... we could have shared the...More

Thank la123brat
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

I thought the food was excellent! The service was great but I was there right at 5:00 PM. The scallop appetizer was tasty and was cleaned without any sand. A little overdone but still good. The seafood in the clay pot was outstanding. I would...More

Thank tbone2u2
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Great restaurant with an amazing view of the harbor. The stroganoff and Brazilian rib- eye are our favorites. They have a nice selection of imported Brazilian beverages. certain dish on the menu may only be available on specific days.

Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Great, authentic Brazilian food, full of flavour, lovely people happy to share suggestions - can't go wrong here.

Thank pk6000
Reviewed 12 April 2017

When on a Friday night.. The drinks are small and expensive, dishes are small. Service is poor. Not good value for money.

Thank W8631TLjoseg
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Although the appetizers were somewhat interesting, the entrees didn't meet up to expectations. Most of us ordered steaks and all came up cooked well over our orders. My rice tasted fishy; not too palatable with a steak order. Service was ok, but disappointed the server...More

Thank Paul B
Reviewed 11 April 2017

You go to a restaurant for the food as much as for the atmosphere. So I was seated with my wife at a table, but a bright overhead spotlight was shining directly into my eyes. i asked the waiter if he could dim the high...More

Thank LA1939
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

I love Moqueca. I food is always surprising in it's authenticity and satisfaction. I keep forgetting how much is truly enjoy the night here

Thank rtom816
Reviewed 11 April 2017

The place is in a good spot for walking the food off by the marina. The food was delicious, and tasted like it was very Hi in Calories. I

Thank Nilopedro
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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
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, View, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3550 S. Harbor Boulevard, Oxnard, CA 93035
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Oxnard
  • Phone Number: +1 805-204-0970
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