AHA! Is a monthly FREE celebration of arts & culture in downtown New Bedford.

AHA! Is a monthly FREE celebration of arts & culture in downtown New Bedford.

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Restaurants

Café Arpeggio
800 Purchase Street
(508) 999-2233

An upscale café with a menu that includes scrumptious and healthy options. Serving micro-roasted coffee, gourmet sandwiches, salads, soups, pastry and homemade ice cream. The Café hosts Open Mic with Art Tebbetts every
Thursday evening from 7-10pm. Mon - Fri , Sat 8am - 5pm.

Cork Wine and Tapas
90 Front Street
(508) 994-9463

Located in a historic building in the heart of the Seaport Cultural District. Featuring a hand chosen wine menu, a specialty scotch, whiskey and bourbon list, and a full beer and cocktail selection. Specializing in creative cuisine, Cork offers a dynamic menu which features both tapas & full entrees. Seasonal outdoor dining, valet parking, function room. Open 7 days a week, 11:30am-2am.

DNB Burgers
22 Elm Street
(774) 202-0118

A from scratch kitchen that grinds the beef in-house, cures the bacon onsite, and make all of the pickles and sauces, right down to the ketchup. Craft burgers, local beers, and good vibes 7 days a week!
Sun-Wed 11:30-8; Thurs-Sat 11:30-9.

Freestone's
41 William Street
(508) 993-7477

A New Bedford Institution in a restored 130 year old bank building. Award-Winning fish chowder, creative salads and dinners and daily specials. The place to be! Lunches and Dinner.
Mon - Thurs 11:00 am - 10:00 pm, Fri & Sat 11:30 am - 11:00 pm.
Open Sundays 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm except mid winter months.

The Green Bean
740 Purchase Street
(508) 984-3300

Casual breakfast & lunch. Come relax in this modern downtown café with homemade baked goods, fresh squeezed juices & smoothies, soups, sandwiches and espresso drinks. Mon-Fri 6am-5pm, Sat 8am – 3pm.

Mary's Steamed Cheeseburgers & Mini Hot Dogs
288 Union Street
(774) 202-0236

Serving up regional specialties such as steamed burgers from central CT, mini natural casing hot dogs from the Albany/Troy, NY area, Texas meat sauce from upstate NY and fried Oreos from California. Mary's offers over 80 toppings for hot dogs and steamed burgers.

No Problemo
813 Purchase Street
(508) 984-1081

Casual Mexican food, live music.

Pour Farm Tavern
780 Purchase Street
(508) 990-1123

Laid back atmosphere, good eats including the not-to-be-missed Cubano & pulled-pork sandwiches, huge selection of craft beers.

Quahog Republic Whaler's Tavern
24 North Water Street
Centrally located in downtown New Bedford, the Quahog Republic Whaler's Tavern pays homage to the city's rich seafaring history. Offering a full menu of upscale pub food, a raw bar, 14 beers on tap, a nice wine selection and over 20 different varieties of rum. Come enjoy great people, wicked good eats, and a fun, positive Quahog Republic vibe! Serving food from 11:30am to 10pm daily, open until 1am.

Rose Alley Ale House
94 Front Street
(508) 858-5123

Located inside the New Bedford Whaling National Historical Park. Offering 40 selections of draft beer ranging from the American Microbrew to the rare specialty releases and award winning imports from all over the world. The kitchen specializes in the best all-Angus burgers, chicken wings and tenders for miles, including 26 flavors of zesty dry rubs and savory sauces. Open 7 days a week,  11:30am-2am.

Spicy Lime
522 Pleasant Street
(508) 992-3330

Casual lunch & dinner. Stimulate your taste buds with this full menu of authentic Thai specialties. No MSG or transfat oil.
7 days a week 11 am – 9:30 pm.

Tia Maria's European Cafe
42 North Water Street
(508) 993-8900

Serving organic coffee, pastries, full breakfast, sandwiches, salads, traditional European entrees, Portuguese dishes, homemade desserts and more!

Waterfront Grille
36 Homer's Wharf
(508) 997-7117
Overlooking the number one fishing port in the United States, Waterfront Grille has a casual atmosphere with spectacular views of New Bedford’s harbor and fishing fleet.  The seafood based menu is a compliment to New Bedford’s fishing industry and also includes high quality meat and poultry dishes.

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AHA! Is a monthly FREE celebration of arts & culture in downtown New Bedford.