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Brutti's

467 Court St, Portsmouth, VA 23704-3603
757 393-1923
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Ranked #33 of 164 restaurants in Portsmouth
Price range: $9 - $25
Cuisines: American, Italian, Mediterranean, Bar
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Good for: Families with children, Bar scene, Large groups, Doing business, Local cuisine, Outdoor seating, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Buffet, Dessert
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: High Street
Description: Our dining room has a warm, comfortable feeling as well and you can hear jazz here on weekend nights. Breakfast and lunch are served daily and dinner is available six nights a week, so the restaurant serves both business and casual crowds. Our neighborhood bistro offers an upscale menu and delivers great food and friendly surroundings. Outdoor patio, take-out, jazz entertainment on Friday and Saturday nights.
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English first
VA
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

The food is okay. The restaurant is very crowded as in small with too many table. Some of the staff are down right crabby and they hire some clueless beings too. The brunch has an excellent variety of food but is very crowded as far as people and space.

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3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

Amazing food with wonderful friendly and professional staff. Outstanding Sunday brunch with the largest variety of foods I have ever seen on a Buffet. Well worth it!!!!!!!

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Naples, Florida, United States
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19 reviews 19 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

This is a terrific eatery in Old Town Portsmouth. Enjoyable atmosphere, delicious food and great service makes for a fun evening. And the catch is it's surprisingly affordable!

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Portsmouth, Virginia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014 via mobile

After being told of a comedy show happening at Brutti's we dropped by to enjoy the show. The comedy was mediocre at best. A few of the comedians literally were reading jokes from a card. The leading comedian was extremely offensive and out of line with a few guests. We will not be going back.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

Me & my little one wanted to try somewhere new & I came upon this on TripAdvisor great recommendation. The brunch buffet was a spread glad I brought my appetite. A la carte stations as well & delivered to your table. Overall service was good. You definitely get your monies worth. Definitely recommend trying just once.

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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

This place was highly recommended by friends and the Bloody Mary Bar sounded appealing. However, the Bloody Mary Bar didn't have all the ingredients of the recipes provided. The brunch buffet was abundant, average, and not worth the price tag.

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Frederick Maryland
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28 reviews 28 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2014

My wife and I stopped by on a Saturday night for a late dinner around 8pm. There were only a few other other people in the restaurant. The beer tap was broken which was a bummer as I wanted to sample a few of the beers.I got the blackened Rockfish and my wife got the Crab Cakes. Both meals were... More

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Top Contributor
72 reviews 72 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2014

My husbnad and I decided to go to lunch together after he had been gone for almost three weeks. Since we had been for dinner several times, we thought lunch would be just as good. Boy were we wrong. I ordered the cold plate which should have come with tuna salad, chicken salad, and egg salad, however it came out... More

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Portsmouth, Virginia, United States
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2014

The two times we have eaten here were above average and well worth the experience. The first was a few years ago for our wedding anniversary and the food was outta sight. We pretty much had the place to ourselves due to inclement weather in the area. The last time there was a couple of years ago with some friends... More

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Top Contributor
72 reviews 72 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2014

This is a very nice place. The food is great and the wine selection is excellent. It is a very romantic atmosphere. If you haven't been please give it at least one try. The prices range from about 15 to 25 overage.

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