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Ristorante Portobello

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Via Bianchi 1 | Santa Marina, 98050, Sicily, Italy
090 9843125
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Dining options: Late Night, Lunch, Dinner, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff

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Pleasant dinner

It was an extremely busy night, however staff were very efficient and food was very good. I would highly recommend this restaurant.

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 30, 2015
Aaron P
Good for:
  • Scenic view
  • Bar scene
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English first
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13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015

It was an extremely busy night, however staff were very efficient and food was very good. I would highly recommend this restaurant.

Thank Aaron P
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2015

What a wonderful restaurant with beautiful ambience and view! Excellent service and fantastic, fresh seafood.

Thank Karina B
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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57 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2015

the Portobello offers something for everyone. Upstairs the al fresco harbour view dining, below the chill-out bar area and finally the terrasse with the waves right infront gentling lapping away while you sit and sip cocktails. The night we were there there was evening a firework display which made the whole thing complete (although almost too kitschig to be true).... More 

Thank haggis_dxb
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

The food is really extraordinary We strongly advice the "tuna bricks" Good service, great atmosphere and amazing view.

Thank Jan L
Sydney, Australia
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21 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

We came for my brothers 22nd birthday on the recommendation of our skipper! We were not disappointed. We chose to let the waiters pick the best items from the menu which included the tuna, rigatoni pasta and swordfish! Everything was very fresh and cooked in true Sicilian style. While we were already stuffed desert was a must! The view over... More 

Thank steph_sneddz
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

Wonderful dinner with friends. Mussels in tomato sauce was awesome. The Grilled grouper also very good. Loved the cannolis and sambucca at the end of the night.

Thank melissa m
Boston, Massachusetts
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165 reviews
149 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

This is the nicest spot in Santa Marina in many ways: its location overlooking the port, the elegant service, the excellent cuisine. It’s a great place for a special occasion, but I wouldn’t choose it for everyday meals, even disregarding the high prices. Somehow it doesn’t have a personality. The rigatoni incasciati (with tomato, mozzarella, eggplant, cheese, basil, and baked... More 

Thank canadensis
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10 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

Overlooking the port with lovely views of Lipari island. Recommend a reservation for a table out on the terrace. Fish was fresh and staff friendly.

Thank Depasquale77
Paris, France
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51 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

Great experience in this nice restaurant/bar/club, the food is good, the terrace is nice (view on the port) and the staff friendly, a little expensive, but worth it. Customers are a bit "snob". The lounge downstairs is really nice.

Thank KhalTravel
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53 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

Loved the island of salina and this restaurant is in a great location on the water. Best to book and request the terrace for a stunning view of the bay. Helpful and informative staff and great choice of fish.

Thank luludExeter

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Via Bianchi 1 | Santa Marina, 98050, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Islands of Sicily  >  Aeolian Islands  >  Isola di Salina
  • Phone Number: 090 9843125

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian, Mediterranean

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Scenic view, Bar scene


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