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34 Calata Marconi, 16034 Portofino, Italy
39 0185 269 178
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12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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Hours:
Thu - Tue 12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Good for:
Romance
Doing business
Local cuisine
Special occasions
Entertaining clients

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  • 97
    Excellent
  • 60
    Very good
  • 30
    Average
  • 10
    Poor
  • 4
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Bad service

Food is good. Especially the seafood pasta, but the service is horrible. But I guess the seafood pasta made up for it! If you're not a seafood pasta fan, then don't bother

3 of 5 starsReviewed October 28, 2014
shanshimi
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Singapore
Good for:
  • Romance
  • Doing business
  • Local cuisine
  • Special occasions
  • Entertaining clients
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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201 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Singapore
Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

Food is good. Especially the seafood pasta, but the service is horrible. But I guess the seafood pasta made up for it! If you're not a seafood pasta fan, then don't bother

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

Stopped here for a mid morning beer with a view to eating lunch later. A waiter took our order and brought an overpriced German beer. Whilst we were drinking it an older woman came and said we had to order some food as it was a restaurant. (Albeit an out of season empty one) Having experienced the service needless to... More 

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London, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

We went here twice in three days for lunch - tasty food (pasta and salads for us), and nice people (run by the daughters of Guiseppe who runs the boat rental next door) but a wonderful quiet location at water level looking across the activity of the harbour. It's not cheap here, including the oft-mentioned 5 Euro cover charge, but... More 

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Naxxar, Malta
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

We had lunch at this restaurant on Friday 12th September. We both ordered pansotti in salsa dolce which is a typical dish from Liguria. The pansotti are more like ravioli but what my husband and I got was a plate of tortellini. Probably the staff didn't realise that we know what the difference is between tortellini and panosotti - very... More 

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Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

Was recommended this restaurant by our hotel. Unfortunately it was a disappointment. Although the food was good, the service was not. Nothing overt but not very attentive or friendly. The table next to is received much better service. They were also tourists but had an Italian guide with them. Not sure if that made the difference. The worst part was... More 

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Marco Island
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40 reviews 40 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

Had a lovely meal here with friends on our weekend visit to Portofino. Service was excellent and attentive. Would certainly revisit when we return.

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Uetikon am See, Zurich, Switzerland
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

The Restaurant is located directly at the water. We had a delicious fish dish, a bottle of lovely local white wine and Tiramisu. The meal was excellent. Unfortunatelly was the staff quite snobbish and arrogant which makes me a bit sad, as the Chef does a fantastic Job in the kitchen...

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Genoa, Italy
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014 via mobile

We ordered two spaghetti al frutto di mare and a bottle of water , they asked us to pay 65€ including the coverage which was 10€ . Not only but they also changed the of the spaghetti from 22€ to 25€ on the bill . Though the food was average.

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london
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014 via mobile

Food here was actually ok, overpriced though for what it was. I'm not opposed to spending money but over 120€ for 2 mains and a bottle of wine. And we weren't exactly full afterwards. Service was non existent, got practically ignored, got no bread but still had to pay the €5 cover charge for it, each! The location was spot... More 

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Milan, Italy
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

The location is amazing ob the beach/ marina of portofino The set up is very decent and chic/ no over deco The menu variety is good We had caprese salad/ mozzarella not the best quality but ok We hd past with pesto/ it was good We had fish in oven/ that was really good Nice experience and food

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 34 Calata Marconi, 16034 Portofino, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Liguria  >  Italian Riviera  >  Portofino
  • Phone Number: 39 0185 269 178

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian, Mediterranean

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?