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Azorean Restaurant and Bar

133 Washington St, Gloucester, MA 01930-2652
+1 978-283-5500
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“tapas” (62 reviews)
“octopus” (30 reviews)
“braised beef” (14 reviews)
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Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Seafood, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
133 Washington St, Gloucester, MA 01930-2652
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Ate at the Azorean last night with a Gloucester native. Totally authentic Portuguese food. Grilled otopus completely delicious. Grilled sardines on tapas menu just like Lisbon. Prices decent, wait staff pleasant, thoroughly enjoyable restaurant. Don't miss it. You might need a reservation. Monday night and...More

Thank SensibleDon
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful, well kept, clean and interesting restaurant. The mixed seafood grill was very good. Excellent, perfectly cook scallops and shrimp. Fish stuffing was interesting, different and very good. The lemon shrimp with linguine has lots of garlic, also good. The bread was very fresh and...More

Thank sylonestar
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant produces the best Portuguese meals you will ever find anywhere outside of Portugal's Azores Islands. We have never been disappointed and the flavors are authentic and prices so very reasonable. Get the octopus, they offer it two different ways and I always order...More

Thank Vincent V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Every time I go there the staff are luke warm at best. They are not inviting, I have been here many times and they still do not recognize me. The food is good but never great. One many of the entrees they use the exact...More

Thank Denise M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I wish the Azorean restaurant existed near where I live! There were so many things on the menu we wanted to try, and everything we had was delicious. Service is extremely competent and friendly. Many different seafood dishes, including Cataplanas which I tried for the...More

Thank NolaAK
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Oh my goodness... get the tower. Everything we picked came out great. Plenty of food for 2 to split as a meal. I will however, point out that in the vegetarian selection of things, the stuffed mushrooms are stuffed with a seafood stuffing which, to...More

Thank Meaghan Y
Reviewed 4 July 2018 via mobile

That's far a amazing Portuguese restaurant in Massachusetts, there is two parts, bar and dinner room, you can choose. The crew is very polite and competent. Tapas is a good choice for two if you want to try different dishes coz you get 6 medium...More

Thank RodolfoTVA
Reviewed 24 June 2018

Each time, my wife and I visit Gloucester , we have made an habit of making a few stops, either for lunch or dinner at Azorean . The value play , quality of food vs price is excellent . Highly recommended .

Thank Robert L
Reviewed 23 June 2018

It is hard to find a restaurant that satisfies both seafood lovers and vegans (we had both in our party). The Azorean is such a restaurant. Although it is primarily seafood on the menu, there are a few vegan items. The vegetable pizza (hold the...More

Thank SBSmith
Reviewed 9 June 2018

Had an evening meal here, our waiter (Italian Man) was lovely, very chatty. We had seafood starters, scallops to die for. Then the other half had azorean steak tips (awsome) and I had the grilled seafood combo (absolutely fantastic and big!). My dish was plain...More

Thank BluefernFire
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24 September 2016|
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Response from Alan157243 | Reviewed this property |
I have been here twice and in the restaurant part have never seen anybody wearing jeans and T-shirt so I would avoid wearing these items, the bar area however is little more relaxed I would imagine smart jeans and polo shirt... More
24 September 2016|
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Response from Tornberg1 | Reviewed this property |
None just wear what ever you want.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:45 AM - 9:00 PM
11:45 AM - 10:00 PM
11:45 AM - 10:00 PM
11:45 AM - 10:00 PM
11:45 AM - 10:00 PM
11:45 AM - 10:00 PM
11:45 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 133 Washington St, Gloucester, MA 01930-2652
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Ann  >  Gloucester
  • Phone Number: +1 978-283-5500
Authentic Mediterranean Cuisine & Casual Dining
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