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Taste of Portugal

503 Newbridge Rd, East Meadow, NY 11554-4145
+1 516-409-1965
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good29%
  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
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503 Newbridge Rd, East Meadow, NY 11554-4145
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A mom and pop Portugese restaurant. Quaint atmosphere, good service. The food, 5 lamb chops at a serving! 3 quail, and a braised beef rib that melted in my mouth. Family style chips and vegetables and rice. The price was unbelievable affordable. Looking forward to...More

Thank Larry R
Reviewed 10 September 2017

Nice place with good food and wonderful friendly service. Food is good to very good especially the skirt steak, garlic shrimp and chorizo sausage appetizer. Deserts are sweet and finish your meal perfectly. GREAT COFFEE for those of us that love a good cup to...More

Thank Vince P
Reviewed 29 May 2017

I usually order fish when I eat out. One of the specials was Branzino--one of my favorites. It proved to be a disappointment. It was bland with no seasoning at all. I ordered flan for dessert--another favorite. The flavor was good but the texture was...More

Thank Decor71
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Hate giving negative reviews to family run restaurants but having chosen the restaurant on the strength of Yelp reviews, I feel I owe it to the next person. Stopped in for mid-week lunch with my father and my niece. Never helps that a restaurant is...More

1  Thank Bill K
Reviewed 13 September 2016

The pride the owner family has in their restaurant is evident in the execution. In the years we have been going to The Taste of Portugal, the restaurant has moved down the little strip mall to a larger location with improving decor. Today we lunched...More

Thank jefrope
Reviewed 23 May 2016

went there as a part of birthday celebration, with 16 people, we were served house wine and house sangria(white and red)..and than surprise after surprise, grilled calamari with garlic was, soft, full of taste, as a pasta which both were part of appetizers , main...More

Thank Jaroslaw G
Reviewed 10 April 2016 via mobile

I love food and love to eat out. I was so disappointed with the food. could not eat it. full of salt. took the food home and tried to feed it to the children the next day. no go. will never return to this restaurant.

Thank deirdrenorthbellmore
Reviewed 26 March 2016

This is a lovely family-owned restaurant that truly cares for its customers. They are friendly, pleasant and have great Sangria! We have eaten here many, many times and the food is consistenly good and well priced. Many friends (and I) have used their take-out service...More

Thank GraceZC
Reviewed 6 February 2016

only get take out at this place BUT the food is delicious. Small cozy little place and the staff are very friendly. I was arrived to the restaurant a bit late and ordered the famous Caldo Verde soup. Do you believe the cook took the...More

Thank Alfie D
Reviewed 14 January 2016

Always excellent food in a nice atmosphere that was originally a Mexican place. Family owned and attentive. I try to get here a couple of times a year when I visit relatives living nearby. Never disappoints. The fresh potato chips especially good.

Thank KobeV10
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 503 Newbridge Rd, East Meadow, NY 11554-4145
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Long Island  >  East Meadow
  • Phone Number: +1 516-409-1965
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