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Cork Wine & Tapas Bar

90 Front St, New Bedford, MA 02740-7262
+1 508-994-9463
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good36%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“tapas” (46 reviews)
“empanadas” (6 reviews)
“scallops” (31 reviews)
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Wine Bar, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
90 Front St, New Bedford, MA 02740-7262
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Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Our resourceful bride and groom booked an after party for their wedding at the nearby museum. Friendly and hospitable staff to our party of several generations. Relaxed on the Patio with family. Pristinely clean bathrooms! What a wonderful way to end a special day.

Thank Beth P
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Good tapas. About the only one in the area. Try the scallops especially. Also cheese plate. Excellent wine choices and flights available. Service can be spotty.

Thank David W
Reviewed 5 August 2017

Cork consistently has excellent wine flights which are reasonably priced. Food is also moderately priced and generally well prepared and presented. Outside seating in the summer is noisy die to the constant nearby highway traffic but still pleasant. Service is consistently good. One of "go...More

Thank ClaireFG42
Reviewed 2 August 2017

Really enjoyed the atmosphere of this restaurant, was an old Welding Building with a lot of character. Had the wine flights that were reasonably priced and delicious. Waitress was very knowledgeable. Ask for the bread, it's wonderful!

Thank lumiere59
Reviewed 22 June 2017

Sat down, water was served. Very attentive service.My salmon was outstanding. My friends Filet mignon was amazing. The truffle fries were great too, but slow down on the salt please.

Thank Bluffs68
Reviewed 9 June 2017

We hadn't been to Cork in a while and it was calling to us, so we went for lunch on a recent Saturday afternoon. Taylor was our waitress and she was great. We both decided on a flight of wine and ordered different ones so...More

Thank Karsy68
Reviewed 16 May 2017

We have now visited Cork many times and consider it one of our favorite places to be in New Bedford. The staff is always superb and the atmosphere is charming and cozy. The last few times we've been we had the chance to eat and...More

Thank NobodyMan
Reviewed 24 April 2017

Went with a large group on a Saturday night. They had us seated exactly when our reservation was scheduled. Service was great ... large selection of beer, wine and some interesting and yummy cocktails. Food was delicious ... the Scallops were AMAZING!! We all had...More

Thank kmsteele
Reviewed 23 April 2017

I went to the Cork with friends. It is a new experience where you can try different foods and share with friends. The food is good quality but not exceptional. The concept is good but I do not think it is well done at the...More

Thank Cassandra111111
Reviewed 4 April 2017

It's not often you get to go out for a drink on an early weekday night. But we did just that on a recent quiet Tuesday night visit to Cork. We only had a few drinks each, but the staff were very pleasant and friendly....More

Thank NobodyMan
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$24
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 90 Front St, New Bedford, MA 02740-7262
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  New Bedford
  • Phone Number: +1 508-994-9463
  • E-mail
In the short time that C o r k has been open not only have the customers come, from near and far away, but Co r k has received accolades and awards including; Yankee magazine (Editors Choice Award 2008), Rhode Island Monthly Magazine (Best Destination Restaurant 2008), Cape Cod Life Magazine (Best Restaurant, Best Place for Cocktails, Most romantic 2008/2009)Cork Wine and Tapas is located in the heart of Historic Downtown New Bedford, Massachusetts. Specializing in creative cuisine, we offer a dynamic menu which features both tapas & full entrees. An eclectic eatery, the Cork menu highlights our city’s love affair with the sea while also including a wide range of options for both vegetarian and meat lovers alike. Under new leadership and a new chef, we have created a unique dining experience which focuses on ambience, familiarity, and outstanding food. Cork hosts local musicians on a weekly basis and we take pride in our connection with the local theater and art community. Stop by on a “Z Night” and you will find tables packed with diners enjoying our special wine flights and meals of shared tapas before and after their outings to the Zeiterion Theatre. We also present varied programming on AHA! nights, a free arts & culture celebration which takes place the second Thursday of every month in Downtown New Bedford. Cork provides complimentary valet, as well as having an exclusive event space, with patio access & harbor views, which can be reserved for any event including private dinner with friends, corporate functions, bridal & baby showers & even wedding parties. Visit our website often for new menu offerings & entertainment schedule or join us on Facebook to be ‘in the know’ about our amazing weekend specials and other up to the minute Cork info.
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