Viva Fall River

Authentic, European-style cafe experience a recipe for success at Fall River shop

Mar 2, 2023 | Eat & Drink Blog, Small Business, Visit

Owners Erica Couto and Andrew Ferreira at Europa Pastries & Coffee Shop on Columbia Street in Fall River. Photo by Colin Furze.

Ashley Schuler – The Herald News

FALL RIVER — From the food to the ambiance, feel like a world traveler without stepping foot outside the city at Europa Pastries & Coffee Shop.

“From the moment you walk through the door you immediately feel immersed,” said Erica Couto, who runs the shop along with her husband, Kevin, and her brother, Andrew Ferreira.

“You have the sense that I’m no longer in Fall River anymore,” she added.

That authentic European-style cafe experience, combined with a diverse menu that prides itself on its traditional Portuguese fare but extends well beyond that, has been the Columbia Street eatery’s recipe for success for over two decades.

This month marked a milestone for Europa, and this family clan is excited to keep building on its 25-year legacy in innovative — and delicious — ways.

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