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897 Post Rd, Warwick, RI 02888-3361
401-461-8920
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Ranked #16 of 283 Restaurants in Warwick
Price range: $0 - $20
Hours:
Sun 4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Italian
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virginia
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54 reviews 54 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

Food and service were above average but the portions were on the smaller side and prices on the higher side.

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Cranston, Rhode Island
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78 reviews 78 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

I went to Elizabet's however I still refer to it as Portofino. A very good restaurant for the price. Been there twice. The fish and veal dishes are very good quality. The service is very good and attentive. In the end they serve a complementary Italian Pastry along with your coffee and a small Biscotti with the cappuccino. A complementary... More 

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Providence, Rhode Island
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42 reviews 42 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

The food, atmosphere and service are always good. We dine there about every two or three months since we go for special occasions rather than everyday dinners. We went there last night, and most of our party got veal or chicken Parmesan; everyone raved about it. I had the shrimp scampi with orzo, and it was okay. Usually, the roasted... More 

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20 reviews 20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

We went there the other night for a quiet dinner out. It wasn't too busy; the waiter was always busy, but still attentive. The meatball appetizer was excellent. We almost always get a seafood dish and we are always glad we did. This time, I tried Veal Portofino. Glad I tried it, but I'll probably go back to a seafood... More 

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Chesapeake, Virginia
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61 reviews 61 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

The lobster ravioli was excellent, actually the best I've had on the east coast. I did order it thinking that if anyone can make a great lobster ravioli, it would be an Italian restaurant in Rhode Island, and I wasn't wrong. Huge chunks of lobster meat, and the seared scallop added something special. My husband had the veal saltimbocca, and,... More 

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Columbus, Georgia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

Took a chance by googling Italian restaurants in Warwick and hit the jackpot! Authentic Italian with a reasonably quiet atmosphere. Mature, friendly wait staff. Appeared to have quite a few local clientel. Baked stuff shrimp with risotto was excellent. Lots of local fresh seafood options. Convenient to Green airport.

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Cranston, Rhode Island
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29 reviews 29 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

I frequent this restaurant and have never been disappointed. Their food is always fresh and cooked to perfection at reasonable prices. Last evening i enjoyed a shrimp and prosciutto appetizer which was enough to be my meal and perfectly prepared. The service is always welcoming and hospitable. I have recommended this restaurant to several out of state friends and they... More 

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Rehoboth, Massachusetts
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22 reviews 22 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

My husband and I went there twice in June and had different food each time. Both times were very good. My husband is extremely fussy about food, but he rated the food 9 out of 10 both times, which he rarely does. But, being a guy, he needs more food than I do. He would like to see portions that... More 

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Fairhaven, Massachusetts
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

Had reservations which I strongly recommend. The service is outstanding and the food is absolutely the best. It fills up fast. The price is very reasonable. You will not be disappointed Enjoy!

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Boca Raton, Florida
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Whenever I visit RI, I always have dinner at Portofino. The selection and preparation of entrees is very goodl, and the service is extremely attentive. The owner, Elizabeth, is warm and friendly and always manages to stop by to say hello. Always an enjoyable evening.

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Additional Information about Portofino

Address: 897 Post Rd, Warwick, RI 02888-3361
Phone Number: 401-461-8920
Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Warwick
Open Hours:
Sunday 4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 0 - 20
Cuisine: Italian

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