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Cork Wine & Tapas Bar

) #11 of 190 Restaurants in New Bedford $$ - $$$
90 Front St, New Bedford, MA 02740-7262
+1 508-994-9463
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good35%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“tapas” (43 reviews)
“empanadas” (8 reviews)
“spring rolls” (5 reviews)
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Wine Bar
$$ - $$$
90 Front St, New Bedford, MA 02740-7262
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Sat down, water was served. Very attentive service.My salmon was outstanding. My friends Filet mignon was amazing. The truffle fries were great too, but slow down on the salt please.

Thank Bluffs68
Reviewed 9 June 2017

We hadn't been to Cork in a while and it was calling to us, so we went for lunch on a recent Saturday afternoon. Taylor was our waitress and she was great. We both decided on a flight of wine and ordered different ones so...More

Thank Karsy68
Reviewed 16 May 2017

We have now visited Cork many times and consider it one of our favorite places to be in New Bedford. The staff is always superb and the atmosphere is charming and cozy. The last few times we've been we had the chance to eat and...More

Thank NobodyMan
Reviewed 24 April 2017

Went with a large group on a Saturday night. They had us seated exactly when our reservation was scheduled. Service was great ... large selection of beer, wine and some interesting and yummy cocktails. Food was delicious ... the Scallops were AMAZING!! We all had...More

Thank kmsteele
Reviewed 23 April 2017

I went to the Cork with friends. It is a new experience where you can try different foods and share with friends. The food is good quality but not exceptional. The concept is good but I do not think it is well done at the...More

Thank Cassandra111111
Reviewed 5 April 2017

It's not often you get to go out for a drink on an early weekday night. But we did just that on a recent quiet Tuesday night visit to Cork. We only had a few drinks each, but the staff were very pleasant and friendly....More

Thank NobodyMan
Reviewed 27 March 2017

Always a great place to go with out of town guests or for a date, Cork offers consistently good, creative and healthy food and a wine list to match.

Thank Stacie H
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

Nice venue, good food. Sitting a first time customer 2 inches from the bathroom door, not good first impression and probably only impression. Constantly feeling the breeze from the bathroom door. If that wasn't bad enough had a loud mouth at the bar, which was...More

Thank Manuel C
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

Concentration on wine and small plates. Good selection, especially on seafood. In a historic restored building. Outdoor seating in good weather. Recommend especially the scallops and mussels.

Thank David W
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Had a great evening experience. This little place was filled. Had a couple of glasses of wine and tapas which were great and tasty. The bartenders were vibrant and the Service while a little slow was still fine due to the many patrons. A little...More

Thank uphamkw
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 24
Wine Bar
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 90 Front St, New Bedford, MA 02740-7262
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  New Bedford
  • Phone Number: +1 508-994-9463
  • E-mail
In the short time that C o r k has been open not only have the customers come, from near and far away, but Co r k has received accolades and awards including; Yankee magazine (Editors Choice Award 2008), Rhode Island Monthly Magazine (Best Destination Restaurant 2008), Cape Cod Life Magazine (Best Restaurant, Best Place for Cocktails, Most romantic 2008/2009)Cork Wine and Tapas is located in the heart of Historic Downtown New Bedford, Massachusetts. Specializing in creative cuisine, we offer a dynamic menu which features both tapas & full entrees. An eclectic eatery, the Cork menu highlights our city’s love affair with the sea while also including a wide range of options for both vegetarian and meat lovers alike. Under new leadership and a new chef, we have created a unique dining experience which focuses on ambience, familiarity, and outstanding food. Cork hosts local musicians on a weekly basis and we take pride in our connection with the local theater and art community. Stop by on a “Z Night” and you will find tables packed with diners enjoying our special wine flights and meals of shared tapas before and after their outings to the Zeiterion Theatre. We also present varied programming on AHA! nights, a free arts & culture celebration which takes place the second Thursday of every month in Downtown New Bedford. Cork provides complimentary valet, as well as having an exclusive event space, with patio access & harbor views, which can be reserved for any event including private dinner with friends, corporate functions, bridal & baby showers & even wedding parties. Visit our website often for new menu offerings & entertainment schedule or join us on Facebook to be ‘in the know’ about our amazing weekend specials and other up to the minute Cork info.
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