According to most restaurant critics, the perfect Portuguese meal is served on a plate, which rests on a table with legs. Experience Portuguese cuisine the way it was meant to be served with today's Groupon to Solmar Restaurant and Pub, a casually elegant eatery in Indian Orchard. Chef Amelia Alves sweeps taste buds off their chin feet with a sweet potpourri of traditional Portuguese dishes crafted from time-honored family recipes and fine-tuned American favorites. Pore over the expertly fused menu of savory appetizers, like Amejoas a Bolhao Pato (clams in garlic and cilantro sauce, $8.95), and authentic entrees, such as Gambas Recheadas (oven-baked stuffed shrimp, $14.95) and Frango no Churrasco (Portuguese barbeque chicken, $10.95). Kids and miniature giants can nosh on plates of fish and chips ($4.50) and chicken tenders ($3.95). Choose between the following options:
- $10 for $20 worth of lunch fare and drinks, good from 11:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. daily
- $20 for $40 worth of dinner fare and drinks, good from 3 p.m. to 10 p.m. Monday–Saturday and 3 p.m. to close (around 9 p.m.) on Sundays
Solmar Restaurant and Pub
Chef Amelia Alves updates her family’s old recipes with new twists at Solmar Restaurant and Pub, where she sends both Portuguese and American classics from the kitchen to the dining room. Clams, shrimp, and lobster join grilled steaks and pork cutlets on the eclectic menu, which also features options for kids and favorites such as hamburgers and wraps. Diners pair their delicacies with draft foreign and domestic beers and a rotating selection of red and white wines.
132 Main St.
Indian Orchard, Massachusetts 01151Get Directions