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Portofino Waterfront Dining

23247 Bayshore Rd, Port Charlotte, FL 33980
941 743-2800
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Ranked #94 of 162 Restaurants in Port Charlotte
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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  • English first
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English first
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014 NEW

Stay away. What a terrible experience. The waitress interrupted twice to say I have to take someone else's order. It took her thirty minutes to come back for our order. . The food was cold and tasteless. We were there two hours and believe me it was not at all worth eating the worst part is they weren't that busy.

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New Haven County, CT
Top Contributor
99 reviews 99 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
101 helpful votes 101 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014 NEW

Decent apps at the bar. Good service and strong drinks. Live music too! Great view. It was pretty crowded...but I did not eat a full meal--->so no comment. Worth a try.

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Jensen Beach, Florida
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014 NEW

This place is huge and there is indoor dining at cozy tables and lots of tables outside right along a balcony overlooking the bay. The food prices are extremely reasonable and service is great.

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Center Valley, Pennsylvania
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23 reviews 23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

The bartender, Robert, was so patient and attentive to 9 ladies enjoying life. The lasagna I had was fabulous and an excellent suggestion when my original selection wasn't available. Great time.

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Barbados
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142 reviews 142 reviews
120 restaurant reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014 via mobile

We reserved a table for tonight on the patio. The fabulous Goldtones were playing and they are great. The service, ambiance and food here is excellent. Our server, Tiffany, was a delight. Friendly and professional. The food portions are over generous and the water views fantastic. Highly recommend.

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Brooksville, Florida
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36 reviews 36 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

Finding this restaurant at night is tricky. They do not have a sign outside with their name on it. They suggested on the phone we make reservations and 8 pm was available. When we arrived there were 2 people at the bar and half dozen or so inside eating. Two tables on the deck occupied. They seated us directly on... More

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Arcadia, Florida, United States
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

This was a great find located on the gulf with great food and drink specials seafood was great. I would highly recommend

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Port Charlotte, Florida
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

I was there with a large farewell lunch party a couple of years ago. The experience was so bad I said I would not go back again EVER. The food was ok but served with rudeness and arrogance. If you go there, go for the view of the river.

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Port Charlotte, Florida
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55 reviews 55 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Solid performer but just not a WOWer. Deck is fun, especially at sunset. Live music can be hit or miss. Food and service are good, not great.

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Naples, Florida
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97 reviews 97 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

Very nice place. Great waterside dining experience. Ordered the Chicken pot pie and it was awesome. Piiping hot all the way through. Great puff pastry! This restaurant is a must trip if you are in the Punta Gorda/Port Charlotte area.

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Additional Information about Portofino Waterfront Dining

Address: 23247 Bayshore Rd, Port Charlotte, FL 33980
Phone Number: 941 743-2800
Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Port Charlotte
Cuisine: American, Italian, Mediterranean, Seafood

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