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Airport Grille

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1569 Airport Rd, New Bedford, MA 02746-1369
+1 508-994-7455
11:30 - 23:00
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Sun - Thu 11:30 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 23:00
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392 reviews
310 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 140 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017

After arriving at The Airport Grill and being greeted by the Manager, I was shocked to find out they had no record of our reservations for dinner. THIS WAS NEW YEARS EVE!!!!!!. They quickly recovered and seated our party of four. The Airport Grill is a beautifully decorated restaurant with tons of ambiance, having been there several times in the... More 

Thank dave2840
Mattapoisett, Massachusetts
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291 reviews
142 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016

We read a review in the newspaper and went to dinner. The waiter was excellent and provided great service. The meal was well prepared and tasted great. A nice place to visit easy parking and a nice place.

Thank Colby R
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18 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

No problem with the food but the wait time between ordering and receiving was I little to long for me. We waited 10 minutes for ice , 15 for the appetizer and 30 for the entree and it was the wrong entree. Maybe a little busy for the staff that was working. But a visit next time maybe to another... More 

Thank Marc U
Dartmouth, Massachusetts
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016

After asking friends for a recommendation for a nice place to go, several said to try the Airport Grille. We went there for our anniversary. We waited a good 10 minutes before the waiter brought any menus, then more time went buy before we could ordered. We sat there 45 minutes total before the food was served. It was very... More 

Thank nan61743
New Bedford, MA
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28 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

The last few times we went to the Airport Grille, we were disappointed with the service. This time it was great thanks to our waitress Stacey G. The dining room and bar were half full around 7:00 pm on a Saturday night. My daughter chose the Buffalo Chicken Macaroni and Cheese. The portion was large and piping hot. It looked... More 

Thank CbeauNewBedford_MA
Boston, Massachusetts
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23 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

Although this is at the airport it is not a sandwich shop or kiosk. Renovated a couple years ago the deco is attractively done. Slim blue lights running thru glass dividers give a modern note. There is a nice bar and an assortment of seating types..and yes a view of the runway. We had appetizers & drinks at home so... More 

Thank LuvSunandsail
Cumberland, Rhode Island
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168 reviews
116 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 May 2016 via mobile

Came for an early dinner on a Saturday, got seated right away. Drinks and appetizers came out quickly and were good. Lots of choices of entrees from seafood pasta to steak there is something for everyone.

Thank SkateGirl314
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 February 2016 via mobile

My husband and I were excited for a date night finally and so looking forward to the airport grille. They gave away our appetizer to another couple then I ordered my steak medium and it was burnt. My husband ordered the ribeye medium rare and it came out over cooked. They got our side dishes wrong too. We won't be... More 

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New Bedford, Massachusetts
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2016 via mobile

We celebrated a birthday here in early January. The atmosphere was inviting and our waiter John was very pleasant. We had the flat iron steak (cooked to our liking) and one of the specials which was grilled salmon topped with Granny Smith apple slices. The sides of mashed butternut squash and green beans added to the delicious tastes of the... More 

Thank n c
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18 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2016 via mobile

Visited New Year's Eve, always happy in the past. This time we were not impressed. We ate at the bar and the waitress was a little over the top, nice but annoying. Food was ok, not impressive. Ribeye was thin and Brussels sprouts burnt. A couple of loud drunks at the bar should of been dealt with. We'll try again... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1569 Airport Rd, New Bedford, MA 02746-1369
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  New Bedford
  • Phone Number: +1 508-994-7455
This place is recently reopened and a local find. It's literally in the airport but is fine dining. Great nightly specials and serious wine list.

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