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Mateus Place Restaurant

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14 Worcester St, Ludlow, MA 01056-3539
+1 413-583-8908
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11:00 - 00:00
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 - 00:00
Mon - Thu 08:00 - 01:00
Fri - Sat 08:00 - 02:00
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Ludlow, Massachusetts
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

I have lunch at Mateus 4 to 5 times a week, a great place to meet with your friends for lunch. They serve Portuguese style dishes witch i enjoy with some red wine. Good atmosphere good food and their prices are reasonable.

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Coconut Creek, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 135 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 May 2016

Took my baby sister to lunch here the other day! She had the baked scrod with a gorgeous array of gently cooked vegetables... I had the Pork Allentejana, a dish including clams, potatoes, pickled vege's in a nice broth... excellent. They serve both ethenic Portuguese dishes as well as American food in a clean atmosphere. Our waitress was a hoot!... More 

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Thank ciaotebaldi
Schenectady, New York
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 March 2016

The food was authentic, with the grilled flavor we associate with Portugal. We had grilled baby squid, grilled bacalhau (cod) and chicken francaise. All were just right and the big plates looked like they held a giant mound of food, but we scarfed up most of it. The rolls were delicious, crusty outside and chewy inside. The bartender was filling... More 

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Thank Tarissa H
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2015

I have eaten at Mateus through it's various chefs for many years for both lunch and dinner. It has been generally good. I guess you can not judge a place by one meal . . . Last night, Alentejana, though on the menu, was offered as a 'special'. I often have this dish in a Portuguese restaurant. However, if last... More 

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Thank Timothy D
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 April 2015

Everything was just okay from the atmosphere to the dessert. There is no atmosphere, the service was less than welcoming, the food was acceptable and the prices are higher than other area restaurants.

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Westfield, Massachusetts
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 415 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 March 2015

It seems that most of my reviews are in the 4 circle (Very Good) category. That is because, like most of us, I don't want average or worse. With TripAdvisor's help, and sometimes other sources, one can find better places! My wife and I were very pleased with our lunch today at Mateus. It is a little out of the... More 

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Ludlow, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2015

If so, Try Mateus. It has the ambiance of an old Italian resturaunt in NYC, except the décor is all Portugal. If you've ever been to Portugal( I have, a few times) you'll love the food at Mateus. I love their spicy shrimp. Brings back fond memories

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Thank bt1sw2000
MA
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2013

Excellent food. Generous portions and very rarely crowded to the point of being uncomfortable. Good traditional Portuguese food. Casual atmosphere. Check out the specials. The server is very friendly, accomodating and will take the time to explain and/or recommend.

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Monson
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2013

Deliciouse food, wonderful menu and outstanding seafood. Restaurantis very clean and pleasant, Nice table settings with cloth napkins an d shiny water goblets.Presentation of each meal is spectacular! Good soups or salad with every meal. Good selection of appetizers. You sure wont go away hungry.

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Thank Jack P
Ludlow, Massachusetts, United States
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2012

we used to love going there, but since their cook left, the food has changed. still good, but different

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Thank Deana D

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Portuguese, European
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Reservations, Waitstaff
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 00:00
Monday
08:00 - 01:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 01:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 01:00
Thursday
08:00 - 01:00
Friday
08:00 - 02:00
Saturday
08:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14 Worcester St, Ludlow, MA 01056-3539
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Ludlow
  • Phone Number: +1 413-583-8908

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?