From clam boils to Portuguese steaks, sweet bread, and chicken’s all there in the many restaurants and eating establishments along Acushnet Avenue in the North End of New Bedford. You are invited to celebrate the Ave and its many unique eateries during the Love the Ave & North End Restaurant Week, September 15 through September 21. Organizer Steven Froias visits Townsquare Sunday this week to discuss the Restaurant week festivities and the "Love The Ave" campaign, designed to create a sense of community and purpose among all businesses along the Ave. Restaurant Week is co-hosted by New Bedford Now.

Love The Ave & North End Restaurant Week in New Bedford
Love The Ave & North End Restaurant Week in New Bedford
The Love The Ave & North End Restaurant Week is a special promotion designed to spotlight the eateries that help give New Bedford its unique flavor. During the week, diners are encouraged to try signature dishes and daily specials. Look for hot deals at participating eateries, too! You can view featured restaurants on Come hungry and visit often!

Townsquare Sunday with Jim Phillips can be heard each Sunday at 6 a.m. on WBSM 1420 and Townsquare Sunday is a weekly public affairs program highlighting non-profits and community organizations in the Greater New Bedford area.

If you have a public event, festival, or neighborhood activity you want to publicize, submit your information here. You can also send an e-mail to Jim Phillips at This program can also be heard by downloading the WBSM app.

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