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Portobello Restaurant

1429 Broadway W, Vancouver, British Columbia V6H 1H6, Canada
+1 604-734-0697
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good42%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Italian, Mediterranean
$$ - $$$
1429 Broadway W, Vancouver, British Columbia V6H 1H6, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Tried to find a great Italian restaurant in Vancouver and some friends we were traveling with recommended this little gem!!! The spaghetti bolognese was amazing, and the meatball appetizer....heavenly!! Joseph, our server, was so pleasant and did a great job in helping us to have...More

1  Thank Michelle W
Reviewed June 12, 2017

My husband booked my birthday dinner here before going onto the Stanley Theatre. Small restaurant, you would miss it on Broadway if you blinked. We were pleasantly surprised as the service and food were both very good. I had one of their specials for $35...More

1  Thank Sunworshiper54
Reviewed June 4, 2017

This Mom and Pop restaurant is one of the best kept secrets in Vancouver. The prices are medium and the quality of food, presentation, and service are outstanding. The ambience is relaxed and pleasant. A special treat is that Mom (Rosa) makes all the desserts...More

1  Thank Dorothy M
Reviewed June 2, 2017 via mobile

As a visitor with so many choices for Italian food in Vancouver, it was difficult to decide where to eat dinner on our last night in town. I am so, so glad we chose Portobello Restaurant! Everything was fabulous! We had the stuffed portobello as...More

1  Thank kamarsh1
Reviewed May 16, 2017

This has to be my favourite restaurant in Vancouver. [BC] My wife and I and my son have gone there many times over the years. The food [Italian] is to die for. The Linguini Vongole. is marvelous . Also recommend the Veal Saltimbocca. Rossa, one...More

Thank Malcolm A
Reviewed April 10, 2017

We love this restaurant for it's fresh food and quality. The linguine alle vongole are the best in town. Small, intimate restaurant but vibrant This restaurant is not open for lunch only dinner.

1  Thank CanadaViaggio
Reviewed April 1, 2017

There are so many terrific restaurants in Vancouver do not waste your time visiting this uninspired, tired restaurant. We could not bring ourselves to finish our mushy appetizers and my wife put her fork down after one ravioli from her main. The seafood risotto was...More

2  Thank Burkevillian
Reviewed March 15, 2017

I was in for dinner last week, and had the linguini vongole, while my date had the spaghetti bolognese. Both of our dishes were phenomenal, and very fairly priced. Even in a packed restaurant, the service never suffered and our food was brought to us...More

2  Thank robertfrederickrjf
Reviewed March 12, 2017

A catch up visit with friends, we were seated at a very quiet table by the kitchen; no problem, as the serving staff were quietly in and out the curtained separation. No noise from the kitchen, and we were able to have a lovely visit...More

1  Thank lexi33045
Reviewed January 11, 2017

Excellent food and service. We were all amazed with veal dishes,Marsala to die for. Next time we will save room for dessert .

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$30 - $30
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Families with children, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1429 Broadway W, Vancouver, British Columbia V6H 1H6, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver>  > Shaughnessy
  • Neighborhood: Shaughnessy
  • Phone Number: +1 604-734-0697
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