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Portovino Restaurant

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Landsborough Parade | Golden Beach Shops, Kings Beach, Caloundra, Queensland 4551, Australia
(07) 5491 6660
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5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
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Tue - Sat 5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Seating, Takeout

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    Very good
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  • 15
Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
    2.5 of 5 stars
Take Away or Dine in Italian

Reasonable pizza establishment, establised about 10 years, but new owners last 4 or so. Includes dine in Italian fare, reasonable quality & price. Has slipped from what the original owners established.

3 of 5 starsReviewed 4 weeks ago
Golden Beach, Australia
Good for:
  • Families with children
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English first
Golden Beach, Australia
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40 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Reasonable pizza establishment, establised about 10 years, but new owners last 4 or so. Includes dine in Italian fare, reasonable quality & price. Has slipped from what the original owners established.

Thank Biggles210
Gold Coast Australia
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2015

Arrived late afternoon and looked locally for a dinner venue. Chose this restaurant because it was in walking distance from our accommodation. Should have known what was ahead when we saw only one table occupied. Ordered pizza. Told we couldn't split it to have a half and half flavour because "it's a dine in order". It arrived. A $19.50 pizza... More 

Thank Janefr0mOz
Newcastle, Australia
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66 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2015

Takeaway pizzas seemed to be popular. We dined in, meals came quick and were nice. Only suggestion would be if you are going to have drinks such as milkshakes and certain brands of beer on the menu that you make sure you can actually provide them!

Thank DeeDeeH95
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2015

if you are after reasonable food, this is NOT the place. The pizza's are okay but for the rest of the menu, I won't recommend this eatery at all!! We had the worst food experience. Burnt herb bread, veal that was like leather, prawns overcooked. WE left most of our meal. Also there was no customer service to speak of.

Thank Anna G
Far North Queensland - Australia
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189 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 157 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2015

The Portovino's I went to was the one located in Golden Beach, The Pizza was really good, lots of toppings that was very tasty. Would definately return, Pizza's are just under $20 but easily feed two adults.

Thank andromedainfusion
Caloundra, Australia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2015

I came here with my family a while ago and were really pleased, so we decided to try it again and we didn't regret it! safe to say we will be back again! many times! love the food and service. the staff are always very polite and helpful and the food is great quality for money!

Thank JayneK21
Rockhampton, Australia
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19 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

We returned to Portovino 3 times during our week stay at olden Beach. Both the pasta & the pizza were excellent, with very good service. Next time we will dine in and expect a similar result.

2 Thank RandomTripper_11
Level Contributor
6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

We had two nights away and on the first night we bought take-away pizza and pasta - exceptionally good (if I had made the carbonara, I would have been proud!). On the second night we dined in - a most pleasant experience and all meals were extremely good.

3 Thank Christine H
Brisbane, Australia
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100 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

We ate here as we had an Entertainment Book voucher an it was handy to where we were staying. The establishment was well patronised with both takeaways and eat in clientele. The meals were quite large and tasty but were nothing particularly special. Service was very average and the atmosphere was that of a basic cafe/takeaway and not really a... More 

1 Thank Debbie J
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1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

Portovinos used to be my regular haunt...loved it when John and Jodi owned it. The prawns were always fresh and all of their food was exceptional. I have retried a few of the Portovinos since and unfortunately none of them live up to what used to be. The almighty dollar has spoiled things and they us substandard ingredients. I am... More 

Thank kassielena

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Landsborough Parade | Golden Beach Shops, Kings Beach, Caloundra, Queensland 4551, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Sunshine Coast  >  Caloundra  >  Kings Beach
  • Phone Number: (07) 5491 6660

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian, Pizza

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children


Open Hours
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm

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