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Cafe Italia

6 Rockdale Ave, New Bedford, MA 02740-1071
+1 774-202-6933
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“veal marsala” (3 reviews)
“bruschetta” (2 reviews)
“shrimp” (4 reviews)
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6 Rockdale Ave, New Bedford, MA 02740-1071
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Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

The evening started well with the calamari. It was very flavorful. The main courses were the issue. Although the chicken Marsala was ample it was very salty. The same for my wife’s pasta primavera. Unfortunate. This BYOB restaurant has always good so we will be...More

Thank Stevef1951
Reviewed 26 April 2018 via mobile

Just Italian food and very good. It also B.Y.O.B. We had the veal and chicken parm for lunch, huge portions, took home for another meal. Desserts are also good.

Thank Helia d
Reviewed 1 February 2018 via mobile

I use to think this place was one of the best places for the food and service. But lately it seems to be going down hill. I hope the owner sees this and rectify the problem before it's too late.

Thank middleboro
Reviewed 4 October 2017

Don't miss out on a wonderful Italian dinner at this small restaurant near the hurricane barrier in the southern part of the city. Call for a reservation as the locals know all about this great food and wonderful service with a smile... I'l be going...More

1  Thank Townie234
Reviewed 15 September 2017

always a great meal. Great service . Real Traditional Italian Love the chicken Parmesan, Shrimp ,MEATBALLS, Prime RIB,

1  Thank iggycc11
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

Can't say enough good things about Cafe Italia. Great traditional Italian food. Wonderful deserts. Attentive and friendly service. IMO best restaurant in New Bedford and probably the South Coast. Plus it's BYO - always a plus. Only negative is that the dining area is small...More

1  Thank frugalyankee
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

This restaurant was wonderful! It's nothing to look at from the outside. You may even drive right past it if you didn't know about it. Once inside, it is very pretty and cozy. Very small, so you may have a wait if you didn't make...More

1  Thank Mizmoe
Reviewed 27 April 2017

This was the second visit in about a year, thought we would give it a try again. The atmosphere is small quaint and lovely. Forgot that it's a BOB and did not want to leave to go to the package store done the street. The...More

1  Thank Fairbeach
Reviewed 22 April 2017

This restaurant is a true gem. The ambiance is great, food well priced, wonderfully presented and tastes devine. The waitresses make you feel like you are the most important customer there. It has become my favorite restaurant in this area. Always looking for an opportunity...More

1  Thank madalenamaede3
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Great spot for some Italian food. The setting is small and the food was good. The service was good as well.

2  Thank Brr4346AD
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
16:30 - 21:00
16:30 - 21:00
16:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 15:30
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 Rockdale Ave, New Bedford, MA 02740-1071
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  New Bedford
  • Phone Number: +1 774-202-6933
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