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Del Porto

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501 E Boston St, Covington, LA 70433
985-875-1006
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Today
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Tue - Fri 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Tue - Sat 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Reservations

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Visitor rating
  • 52
    Excellent
  • 12
    Very good
  • 9
    Average
  • 5
    Poor
  • 5
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Delicioso!

We love this restaurant- great atmosphere and service. The food is great and always made with fresh ingredients. Always a pleasurable experience!

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 18, 2015
Girlinbush
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English first
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015 via mobile

We love this restaurant- great atmosphere and service. The food is great and always made with fresh ingredients. Always a pleasurable experience!

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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

We had a delicious dinner with great service and a beautiful atmosphere for Valentine's Day. My steak entree was one of the best steak dishes I have ever eaten. We will definitely go back!

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Covington, Louisiana
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52 reviews 52 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

I've been here years ago and was not impressed, however, we made a trip back for birthday celebrations. Seating was prompt at our reservation time, the waitress was very good in describing the menu. Drink orders taken, then recommendations for appetizers - you must have the veal meatballs in polenta, they are awesome. After appetizers we proceeded to order dinner...the... More 

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New Orleans
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168 reviews 168 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
84 helpful votes 84 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

I've been to Del Porto many times over the years, but I haven't written a review in several years. It's consistetly one of the best places to enjoy a Saturday night out on the Northshore. The atmosphere, food, drinks and service all lend to the feeling of what fine dining is all about. It can get a little noisy when... More 

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New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
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73 reviews 73 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015 via mobile

I went several times when it was on the side street and liked it a lot. I went once on Boston and did not go back for several years as I was unimpressed. Tom Fitzmorris , local food critic, spoke well of it so decided to give it another try. The food was terrible, so salty that even the leftovers... More 

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New Orleans, Louisiana
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

group of 7 and everyone raved about their selection. Scallops entree and shrimp pork belly app were terrific.

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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

Right in the middle of town on the main street (Boston), you won't find a better place for a wind-down drink and appetizer. I love the shrimp appetizer!!

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Columbia, South Carolina
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

The antipasto was great and the chicken was unreal! I ordered a pomegranate bellini which wasn't pomegranate at all and the staff didn't acknowledge that it wasn't, but it was good nonetheless.

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Covington
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41 reviews 41 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014

The antipasto platter with a great selection of meats, cheeses and vegetables, was wonderful and plenty for both of us. There was a extensive wine list. Our server Gina was attentive and informative about the menu and the wines. I can understand why Del Porto was on The Times-Picayune of 50 great places to eat in the New Orleans area!!!

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Montreal, Canada
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27 reviews 27 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

i have been to Del Porto in Covington several times and found the entire experience was excellent. Food has been consistently good, the staff, cooks and the owners make the whole dining experience wonderfulI, I recommend that you give it a try and you won't be disappointed. from the wine lists, cocktails meat or fish I hand nothing but found... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 501 E Boston St, Covington, LA 70433
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Covington
  • Phone Number: 985-875-1006

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 25 - 100
Open Hours
Tuesday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?