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Muqueca

$$ - $$$, Latin, Spanish
1008 Cambridge St, Cambridge, MA 02141-1007
+1 617-354-3296
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Overview
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good43%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fried yucca” (8 reviews)
“feijoada” (8 reviews)
“shrimp” (10 reviews)
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CUISINES
Brazilian, Latin, Spanish, South American
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Value
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LOCATION
1008 Cambridge St, Cambridge, MA 02141-1007
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1 - 10 of 75 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A great opportunity to taste delicious flavors that you do not find in typical restaurants. The "muqueca" seafood dish is truly special. Other Brazilian specialties such as "feijoada" of mixed meats stewed with beans, shrimp "bobo" with coconut flavor, and crab soup are sensational. If...More

Thank P S
Reviewed 4 August 2017

We ate here last night with 3 kids aged 12, 8 and 4. They were all complaining and whining that they did not want to come in-- and they all agreed that it was DELICIOUS by the time we left. The food was extremely tasty...More

Thank gsmyles
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Have never eaten Brazilian food before so wasn't really sure what to expect. I went with my boyfriend who is from Brazil, so he knew exactly what to order! I got a delicious (and cheap!) caipirnha to start. The fried yucca is JUST as good...More

Thank Jgraves700
Reviewed 5 May 2017

I am not much of an expert on Brazilian cuisine, but had dinner here last night and this place was really great. Just happened to see a review and decided to check it out early on a week night when seating was not an issue...More

Thank Sam G
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Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

Brazilian restaurant, nice music, very friendly staff, delicious food, All good!!! thanks for great service!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

My best Brazilian and my best meal in Boston the past week. I had a full list of restaus to try and each one I tried did not come up to expectation despite making my list based on reviews. This one was wow. I would...More

Thank TuttieG
Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

Real Brazilian Food specialties including the one and only Fish Stew called Muqueca with palm oil simply delicious. The Picanha steak and also the Feijoada are delicious. Must start with the salgadinhos including cod croquets Our family can't wait to go back!

Thank HighFly18
Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

This is def the best Brazilian restaurant in the Boston area. The atmosphere is very cozy, the service is great, and most importantly, the food is amazing. For drinks (non-alcoholic) I highly recommend the Swiss lemonade, it is very refreshing and tastes great. For appetizers,...More

Thank Renata D
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

The food was delicious I would definitely recommend this place. I give it a 4 because we was waiting for a while before we was asked if we was ready to order and changing the chanel on us when we requested our seating to be...More

Thank Anakarina C
Reviewed 10 August 2016

simple home style food, stews, seafood.Very friendly service, clean, casual. Good selections of alcoholic beverages and mixed drink. Busy place , good for families.

Thank welshpembrokecorgi
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 20
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Delivery, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1008 Cambridge St, Cambridge, MA 02141-1007
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cambridge
  • Phone Number: +1 617-354-3296
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