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Airport Grille

1569 Airport Rd, New Bedford, MA 02746-1369
+1 508-994-7455
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good44%
  • Average6%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (7 reviews)
“baked scrod” (3 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
1569 Airport Rd, New Bedford, MA 02746-1369
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Reviewed 14 February 2018

Friendly server but the new menu is a big disappointment. Locally it was the only really great place to enjoy a variety of steaks (done in the tradition of old school steak houses). Quality cuts, done perfectly off the grill and great sides and sauces....More

Thank OKWilly
Reviewed 11 February 2018

Use to love his place, my wife and my go to place for special occasions, but it has all changed. The menus has been cut to only a few entrees and those were not worth mentioning. The place was empty which should have been my...More

Thank John L
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Reviewed 18 January 2018

This used to be great place, a go-to for a steak and a good drink. The menu has been downgraded, there is no more "ice rail" along the bar, the bartender was inattentive and didn't bother to ask if our food was OK (which would...More

1  Thank Deborah B
Reviewed 15 December 2017 via mobile

Hey, you can always eat by the water in New Bedford, but for a twist, how about chowing down by the runway? Yeah, yeah, yeah, you say, it's a bit out of the way. What, a mile or two? C'mon! Plus, you get to watch...More

Thank Ron8
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Came here on a recent Thursday night. I haven't been here in almost a year. Though I always enjoyed my experience in the past, I often forget about the place. It is off the beaten path and with so many other places in the immediate...More

Thank cherylcos50
Reviewed 17 September 2017

I've visited this establish perhaps three or four time over the past year (2017). On the plus side, the food was fabulous. Everything else worked against that lone positive. First of all, the place smells like a bar room, stale beer and cigarettes, Ya, I...More

Thank Geoffrey L
Reviewed 14 September 2017

Visited the restaurant on a day that I wasn't traveling. The staff was pleasant and helpful. The booths are comfortable and decor is calming. I can heartily recommend the fish & chips. They prepare the fish either beer battered or "fine". I enjoyed the fish...More

Thank Plymouthchick
Reviewed 8 June 2017

The airport isn't the greatest outside the window but if you can ignore that the restaurant is nice and food good.

Thank Kathleen829
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

Go early, because this place can fill quickly. Drinks were excellent and waitstaff was very attentive. Had the baked scrod with asparagus and broccoli. It was fresh of course (this is New Bedford) and vegetables were done perfectly. Great view of airplanes coming and going....More

Thank Sandy H
Reviewed 27 April 2017

the five of us were all pleased with our various choices from fish to steaks. atmosphere very pleasant with leather upholstered booths, free standing tables and high tops. Prices were very reasonable for the quality and quantity of the meals. Had not been to the...More

Thank Fairbeach
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly
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 - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1569 Airport Rd, New Bedford, MA 02746-1369
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  New Bedford
  • Phone Number: +1 508-994-7455
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This place is recently reopened and a local find. It's literally in the airport but is fine dining. Great nightly specials and serious wine list.
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