There are plenty of great places to eat throughout the Southcoast, and we were glad to see so many restaurants and cafes open this year and we look forward to the many more planning to open their doors in 2017.

  • The Nook Coffee Shop | Greg Desrosiers/TSM

    The Nook

    If you're looking for the strongest coffee and tasty treats served alongside with some of the friendliest service, look no further than The Nook in Fairhaven.

  • The Baker Facebook

    The Baker

    The Baker in downtown New Bedford opened up just in time to make our list. In search of freshly baked breads and other treats? The Bakery will take care of you.

  • Greasy Luck Facebook

    Greasy Luck Brewery

    Downtown's newest brewpub and event space, Greasy Luck Brewery provides the perfect venue to grab a bite and enjoy a show.

  • Chumley's Facebook


    Fresh burgers, fries, sandwiches, Chumley's in Padanaram Village has it all! Be sure to check them out once they re-open in March.

  • Farm & Coast Market Facebook

    Farm & Coast Market

    Also in Padanaram you'll find Farm & Coast Market offering up plenty of goodies. Browse their selection of local meats, cheeses and baked goods before grabbing a bite to eat from their house-made offerings to be enjoyed in-house or at your own!

  • Carmine's Facebook


    Carmine's brings classic Italian cuisine to the heart of downtown New Bedford along with a comfortable, intimate atmosphere.

  • Two Sisters Facebook

    Two Sisters

    The Two Sisters food truck is serving up the best Portuguese cuisine on four wheels! Find them in the north or south end of New Bedford for lunch and dinner.