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Portofino Italian Restorante

205 1st St. E, Cochrane, Alberta T0L 0W1, Canada
403-932-1777
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Ranked #2 of 47 Restaurants in Cochrane
Cuisines: Italian
Dining options: Reservations
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Dining options: Reservations
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English first
Calgary, Canada
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13 reviews 13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014 NEW

My wife and I hadn't been to Portofino for over a year, and although we have enjoyed it in the past, our recent visit was the best meal we have had in some time. Our server was first rate, and the Scaloppine Langotino was delicious.

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Cochrane, Canada
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014 NEW

We had a great time last sat at Portofino. Dinner was fantastic I wish I had brought the leftovers home for the next day. Too much to eat in one plate for me. Service was great too. One of the nicest places to eat in Cochrane.

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Cochrane, Canada
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Had to wait for ever. It was really crowed. But not much choices in Cochrane for good places to eat. Staff always seem to busy to care, had to ask for water 3 different times.

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Contributor
12 reviews 12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

Friendly staff; wonderful food. Great menu selections for anyone in the family. Tucked away in a quieter section of town. Love sitting on the balcony.

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Cochrane, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

Whenever I have company I take them to Portofino. Whether they are from Calgary, Toronto, the U.S. or overseas they always rave about the food. Last week's meal there was no exception. They both had the scallopini langostino rose lobster sauce and didn't leave a morsel. I have been eating at Portofino for years and see the same people there... More

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Calgary
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24 reviews 24 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

We had another great meal at Portofino on Saturday night. Although this is our go to place for special events it is also reasonably priced so we can enjoy just for a night out. I always opt for the Caesar salad which has a spicy creamy dressing. The linguini pescatore was perfect as usual: loaded with crab claw, salmon and... More

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Winnipeg
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31 reviews 31 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

The food was great, a bit pricey for the location. Trains go by every 5 minutes shaking tables. The service was good, friendly efficient staff.

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Contributor
12 reviews 12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

Quiet, cozy & delicious. Fabulous for date night or for large groups. Have always received top notch service and the good is always fantastic.

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Cochrane
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15 reviews 15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

This is by far one of the best food experiences you will have ! Pierre, Rob and the staff are wonderful , the atmosphere of the restaurant is relaxing and you are never in a rush .

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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

This restaurant is tucked in the back of a small strip mall on the Main Street if Cochrane. The best chicken Marsala I've had in the Calgary area. Service is good, prices are reasonable, recommend reservations on weekends.

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