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Don Vino's Italian Restaurant

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247 North Main Street, Porterville, CA 93257
559 784 8466
Today
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Sat 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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Rating summary
  • Food
    2.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Excellent Service, Good Food

The Desk clerk at our hotel recommended this restaurant on the quaint Main Street of Porterville. It was around 8:30 on a Saturday night and not many places were open past nine. We ate in the Bar area and received such excellent, friendly, service. The pizza and salad were just what we needed at... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed September 15, 2014
KathrynG
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Texas
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Texas
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28 reviews 28 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

The Desk clerk at our hotel recommended this restaurant on the quaint Main Street of Porterville. It was around 8:30 on a Saturday night and not many places were open past nine. We ate in the Bar area and received such excellent, friendly, service. The pizza and salad were just what we needed at that hour. It was delicious!

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Baltimore, Maryland
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014

and we still did ~ even though there were ice cream scoop size potatoes, some excellent and some ok dishes and no food on two plates at our table. the restaurant was out of a few italian staples including Limoncello. quick fix idea ~ go buy it quickly before Saturday. this could be a great place and I think they... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

We found the staff here to very courteous & helpful. itr was early in the week so the place was not that busy. We did return the desert after one bite as it was not as advertised in the menu. Apparently they did not did not make this particular desert in house. The staff willingly exchanged this with a desert... More 

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Porterville, California
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2013

During our visit I asked if I could order one of the smaller steaks of the lunch menu and the waitress said yes. When I ordered, I again specified I wanted the smaller $20-10oz lunch menu steak. The steak I received was overdone and tough. Upon receiving the bill I was charged for the larger steak which was an extra... More 

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Porterville, California
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53 reviews 53 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2012

this is what passes for italian dining here in Porterville. In my visits I have had very few "good" dishes and many "average" ones though the place looks good

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Springville, California
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30 reviews 30 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2012

Very good Italian food, great service. Nice bar and patio. We go here occasionally on special occasions.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2012

Whenever I'm in Porterville I always go to Don Vino's. Nice bar, good food and friendly service.

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Porterville, California
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4 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2012

I have tried a few different things on menu over the last few years. I am never happy with anything I have had.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 247 North Main Street, Porterville, CA 93257
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Porterville
  • Phone Number: 559 784 8466

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Saturday
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?