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82 Winter Street, Worcester, MA 01604 (Grafton)
+1 508-797-1011
16:30 - 01:00
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Sun - Sat 16:30 - 01:00
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Two words: fried goat cheese. Ok 3 words. Food is outstanding and the wait staff is more than willing to help you navigate the menu. Its the place I go for special get togethers or date night with the hubs. Note: make a reservation!!!

Thank Maureen S
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66 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We've been to this tapas restaurant many times, and are please to say that we had another wonderful dinner. We tried the seasonal Lamb Sliders, which were fantastic, and the Pecho de Res Cocido (5 hour braised beef brisket, bbq braise sauce, Yukon mashed, Espelette crème fraîche), which is always a favorite. With an extensive menu and great service, we... More 

Thank Natickpal
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 128 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

With the explosion of new restaurants in Worcester, we haven't visited some of our old favorites in a while. One Friday evening, we ventured back to Bocado and we were not disappointed. Service was friendly and helpful and each tapa was excellent, and served one at a time, at our request, so we could savor each bite. We know from... More 

Thank jgot
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41 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Haven't been in about a year and honestly was surprised I could get a reservation on Monday of Christmas week. I thought it would be mobbed. Instead at 7 pm, prime dinner hour, we arrived to a totally empty bar and restaurant less than 1/3 full. As always the kitchen is turning out terrific tapas, but service is seriously lacking.... More 

Thank Maryanne C
Zurich, Switzerland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016

A really nice selection of Tapas in downtown Worcester! I was here with my family and was pleasantly surprised with the excellent selection of really delicious Tapas. The setting is a restaurant and not a bar where you see the selections. The waiter was really helpful in making recommendations on what to choose, and how many plates would be enough... More 

Thank stephenjason
Boston, Massachusetts
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120 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

This is my second review of Bocado and I found it even better than the first time in 2015. The Bocado Experience (for 2 people) at $75.00 is a great way to sample several dishes. You will not go away hungry. Recommended from the Charcuteria y queso menu are Salchicha De Faisan which is pheasant sausage with a hint of... More 

Thank BCM475
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

We've been coming here for yrs and have always had great food, service, beverage, etc. The cuisine is always top notch and each dish is incredibly tasty! Recommend as this is one of my all time favorite restaurants!

Thank BrimfieldMASS
Worcester, Massachusetts
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

I am always amazed at how busy they can be but still keep up with their clientèle's needs. We had the autumn salad which was very good, then we enjoyed the 5 hour beef brisket-this was more than amazing! I would not hesitate to order this again next time. We always ask for their fantastic bread pudding to go. I... More 

Thank jodinefertiti
Worcester, Massachusetts
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

Take the tour for two. It's pricey but worth every cent!! You'll be stuffed and have leftovers for tomorrow. Skip the red wine sangria, at $25, it wasn't worth it. The food, however, is truly fantastic.

Thank Lisa7892015
Keene, New Hampshire
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30 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Brought family and friends here after an exhibit opening. Had a hard time deciding what to get; the perfect solution from our awesome waitress to try the $35 per person tapa experience. It was fantastic. Meat and cheese platter. Salad. Mussels and pork belly. Shrimp patty sliders. Steak and paella. Dessert. Sangaria. Wow so good!

Thank Rod G

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Spanish, Mediterranean
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
16:30 - 01:00
16:30 - 01:00
16:30 - 01:00
16:30 - 01:00
16:30 - 01:00
16:30 - 01:00
16:30 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 82 Winter Street, Worcester, MA 01604
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Worcester
  • Phone Number: +1 508-797-1011

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