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Portofino Italian Restaurant

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1203 W. 2nd, Roswell, NM 88201
575-625-8410
Today
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner

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Visitor rating
  • 18
    Excellent
  • 14
    Very good
  • 4
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Very Good Food, Poor Venue

I ordered lasagna which was excellent and my wife ordered chicken parmesan which was equally good. Restaurant appears to be sited in a renovated Pizza Hut, but no effort has been made to create the feel of an Italian restaurant. Great place to go if you are hungry for good Italian, but not the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed October 2, 2014
ugotchuck
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Willis, Texas
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Dining on a budget
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41 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Lubbock, Texas
Top Contributor
107 reviews 107 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

We were driving through and stopped here to eat. Great decision. Alfred was our server. He was very helpful on menu selections and service. Kept our drinks full. Portion sizes were huge. Salads had fresh mozzarella on them. Bread basket did not last long at our table. It was great. I recommend sharing the main course and saving room for... More 

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Brownsville, Texas
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38 reviews 38 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015 via mobile

Ordered Spaghetti with Mushroom meat sauce, and Italian Tomato Salad for dinner. Brother!! I don't know whether these two guys learned from the best Chefs in New York or what!! But this is Outrageously Delicioso!! This place may qualify as a "hole-in-the-wall" but don't let that fool you. New York's finest will love to drop in after a long day!!... More 

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Roswell, New Mexico
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

good pizza, all pasta dishes are delicious. and there house italian dressing is really good on a beautiful prepared salad. oh nice warm bread. go there try it now you will love there food as anyone from roswell that ate there will tell you. its real good italian food.

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Rolla, Missouri
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87 reviews 87 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

1st - the service was out of this world. Our server was beyond amazing. 2nd - the food... wow! 3rd - the amount of food for a reasonable price! Downfall - The venue not the prettiest, but that can totally be overlooked! Totally recommend!

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15 reviews 15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

We went there with family and friends - good value for the money, plenty of large pizza, but nothing out of the ordinary

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Willis, Texas
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

I ordered lasagna which was excellent and my wife ordered chicken parmesan which was equally good. Restaurant appears to be sited in a renovated Pizza Hut, but no effort has been made to create the feel of an Italian restaurant. Great place to go if you are hungry for good Italian, but not the place to take a date.

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Los Lunas, New Mexico
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27 reviews 27 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

I'm a Jersey Girl so Italian food is extremely important to me. Rather, it being done right is important to me and this by far is the best Italian food I've had in New Mexico! That being said, we almost walked out when we first arrived. The venue is terrible. The place looks to be a renovated Pizza Hut where... More 

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Brownsville, Texas
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38 reviews 38 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014 via mobile

Was pleaseantly surprised! I only had a short amount of time to spare. The food was hot and ready! It was surprisingly tasty despite the simplicity of its environment. Luxurious food for the casual connoisseur!!

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Los Angeles, California
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34 reviews 34 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

Very friendly service, great fresh food, reasonable prices! We mostly got take aways of pasta and soup, and every time it was yummy and fresh.

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Roswell, New Mexico
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15 reviews 15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

We arrived and were seated immediately. It took a little while for our waitress to come and take our drink order. We ordered an appetizer and our food at the same time as our drinks since it took so long for them to take our drink order. They brought our food quickly but never brought our appetizer. I thought the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1203 W. 2nd, Roswell, NM 88201
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Roswell
  • Phone Number: 575-625-8410

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian, Seafood

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm

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