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Moqueca Brazilian Cuisine

Certificate of Excellence
€€ - €€€
Brazilian, Seafood, South American
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3550 S. Harbor Boulevard, Oxnard, CA 93035
+1 805-204-0970
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Today
17:00 - 21:00
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 17:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 22:00
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L.a.
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We like the food it's awesome on Saturdays they have spaecial price menu good service nice area Enjoy.

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ventura
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Took the team to Moqueca for a Christmas lunch. Everyone enjoyed their meal, it was delicious as usual. We will definitely go back

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Arroyo Grande, United States
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Having lived in Brazil years ago, I was excited to go to Moqueca. What a beautiful restaurant with a beautiful view! The food was beautiful too! It was a lovely presentation and so delicious! The owners take great care in offering authentic Brazilian cuisine and have something to please everyone. We went for our anniversary and loved. On a side... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

It's a little hard to find in the marina at Port Hueneme, but there's huge amounts of parking and all you have to do is walk upstairs. Beware of the Brazilian cocktails, they're so good you'll have to wait a couple of days to drive home. All the entree selections are superb. Don't miss if you're in the area.

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Thank Bluesistr84
Ventura County Coast, California
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137 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

we have been here a couple of times, the food is authentic (and we can know as we lived in Brazil and visited many times afterwards :)). service is good, little pricey and staff could be little more interactive for that price. but overall very good.

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Thank enjoytraveling28
New Smyrna Beach, Florida
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21 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2016

The views are wonderful of the marina and the food was outstanding. Would definitely recommend to anyone looking for a ethnic restaurant.

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Thank Fonda2015
Oxnard
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12 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

The location and ambiance are wonderful and the food is more than excellent! Right on the water, with authentic Brazilian decor and sometimes soft live music. The menu is not what people come to expect from Brazil, with just lots of meat, but is varied and authentic. The seafood selections are a wonderful blend of flavors and spices that you... More 

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Orange, California, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

It's very nice to discover a new place on vacation that turns out to be a gem. The service was excellent from the start, Carlos was funny and attentive and was well versed in each of the dishes offered. After the traditional Brazilian cocktails we tried three different appetizers including the baked scallops that are served on their shells. Each... More 

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Thank Bruce W
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

This restaurant is special. The view overlooks the bay and there is outdoor seating as well. The food is all brazilian with a specialization in cooking in clay pots. This place also has brazilian beers and cocktails.

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Thank John A
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48 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

Moqueca offers a unique and cultural experience. Their menu selection is extensive, with options sure to please everyone. All of the choices we made were excellent, from the traditional and signature Moqueca dish even to the rice side dishes. We tried the Moqueca shrimp and white fish selections. The food was fresh and flavorful, but not too spicy. I would... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Brazilian, Seafood, South American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Parking Available
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 21:00
Monday
17:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 21:00
Thursday
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3550 S. Harbor Boulevard, Oxnard, CA 93035
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Oxnard
  • Phone Number: +1 805-204-0970

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?