Love The Ave & North End Restaurant Week Specials and Featured Dishes

The Love The Ave & North End Restaurant Week is a celebration of the culinary culture of New Bedford. Restaurants and bakeries participate by offering special deals or by spotlighting their signature dishes and creative cuisine throughout the week. 

Visit these great establishments during the week – and then put them on your regular menu all year! The following restaurant week specials are in effect Sat. Sept. 21 through Sat. Sept. 28, except where noted. You can find directions and other information on each eatery’s Spotlight page from the home page carousel or in the sidebar under “Browse Eateries.”

Pa Raffa’s Italian Restaurant:

A special Restaurant Week potato skin pizza awaits you!

Cafe Europa: 

Half price price appetizers for Restaurant Week (Sat. Sept. 21 through Sat. Sept. 28) *Please tell your server you are there for restaurant week when ordering

Girassol Restaurant: 

Free specialty hot continental beverage with the purchase of an entree. Choose between Galão (made of espresso and foamed milk); Garoto (espresso coffee topped with hot chocolate); Meia De Leite (half coffee and half foamed milk); and Gira (cappuccino). * Please tell your server you are at Girassol for Restaurant Week when ordering.

Endzone Sports Pub: 

Monday: Fish & Chips for $5.99 – Fried Haddock served with French fries, tartar sauce and coleslaw (with purchase of a fountain drink or alcoholic beverage).

Tuesday: Burger Day! – Any burger on their menu is only $2.99 (with purchase of a fountain drink or alcoholic beverage; fries sold separately, one per customer). Burgers include: Hamburger; Cheeseburger; French Onion Burger; Red Sox Burger; Portuguese-style Burger; Endzone; and Big Texan Burger. (Side fries are also only $2.99; basket of onion rings are $6.99)

Wednesday: All Haddock dinners are $8.99. Served with mixed vegetables and a choice of rice or potato (with purchase of a fountain drink or alcoholic beverage). Dinners include: Baked Haddock; Baked Stuffed Haddock; Haddock Parmesan; Haddock Florentine; and Haddock Mozambique. (Specials continue after Restaurant Week.)

Nova Bakery: 

Sat. 9/21:  1 dz Bijous for $3.00 (Reg $3.60) Sun. 9/22 Malassadas .75 ea (Reg.$1.00 ea.)

Adriana’s Mexican Restaurant: 

Special Salmon dish and strawberry cream cheese chimichangas. Available now!

Dee’s Hot Dogs: 

Hot Dog with either Coney Island sauce or Chourico sauce for $1.75. 


Dinner & a Movie – A screening of the Elton John bio-pic, “Rocketman” on Saturday, Sept. 28 with dinner that will close out this year’s restaurant week. Space is limited, so reserve yours today by calling 508-993-3933

Cafe Roma:

Special dinner for two with a bottle of Sycamore Lane Wine for $45.99. Choice of two entrees: Baked Schrod, Baked Stuffed Shrimp or Veal Marsala over Spaghetti, and choice of two sides, and soup or salad.

The Dog House Restaurant:

The week’s specials are posted each day to their sandwich board on Coggeshall Street beginning now.

Lorenzo’s Bakery:

Come grab their signature Cubano sandwich during restaurant week. Available now.

The Boat Restaurant:

Small plate of fish & chips for just $5 at The Boat from Sat. Sept. 21 through Sat. Sept. 28. (And be sure to check out their steak-bomb omelet for breakfast!)

Whaler’s Seafood:

pick up a dozen quahogs and take five cents off each. (And remember – you can freeze quahogs for up to six months. So, store up for the winter!)

Pub 6T5:

The New Bedford Pizza Pie – Ground chourico, onion, pepper, mushroom ($10.99 – small; $13.99 – large). Available now.

Sara’s Bakery:

Conchas and tamales are featured at this terrific Central American bakery. Available now.

Other restaurants on Acushnet Avenue and in the North End would like to draw your attention to their Daily Specials posted in-house. Love The Ave will be spotlighting these eateries throughout the week. Be sure to follow on the Love The Ave Facebook page!

Cafe Mimo

1528 Acushnet Avenue



Top Shelf Bar & Grill

1825 Acushnet Avenue



Table 8

1836 Acushnet Avenue



Cafe Portugal

1280 Acushnet Avenue



Taqueria LaRaza

1408 Acushnet Avenue



Antonio’s Restaurant

267 Coggeshall Street



The Roasted Pig

48 Nash Road