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Il Porto

Havenstraat 32, 1211 KM Hilversum, The Netherlands
+31 35 623 0079
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Overview
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good9%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible12%
Feb 10, 2017
“He is so rude!”
Jan 17, 2017
“Food could be better, ambiance is terrific”
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, European
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Havenstraat 32, 1211 KM Hilversum, The Netherlands
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Reviewed February 10, 2017 via mobile

The chef is so rude and grumpy. Service is slow. He asked us to pay cash without noticing us before, obviously he doesnt pay taxes and he admitted that! He didnt let us leave together to the bank machine, the atmosphere got tense but we...More

Thank Jülideda S
Reviewed January 17, 2017 via mobile

Chef is kind and walks around in the small restaurant. Host/waitress likewise very kind. The food is ok, but nothing more. To fat for my tasting (dribbling around the pasta of which i am not sure was fresh). I think pizza is the best choice...More

Thank Jorinde V
Reviewed December 14, 2016 via mobile

Guys don't miss the excellent original and fresh food from our Sicilian cook Franco!!! Eat it in the restaurant but good take-away pizza or any food he prepares for you. Good price quality. Just go there! Cheers Arthur

Thank arthurvolgers
Reviewed April 12, 2016

The food was really good. Especially the starters were amazing. The cook/owner is really specialized in preparing seafood. But also the pizzas were very nice. Some improvement could be made in the house wine and in the proverb: 'the customer is always right'. Therefore 'only'...More

Thank JW S
Reviewed November 5, 2015

Fantastic and authentic Italian. Very fresh food, I had some of the best fish I've ever had anywhere. The chef/owner is very friendly and runs this place like his own personal kitchen. Really impressive dishes. The decor is a bit lacking, but don't let that...More

Thank Lunarsunset
Reviewed August 4, 2015 via mobile

Our regular Friday evening place to go for dinner. Great food. Great wine. In our view by far best place in hilversum. Friday we go for the specials. During weekdays at least once a week for vegetable pizza. We ski 2-3 weeks per year in...More

Thank Anglais351
Reviewed February 10, 2015 via mobile

It's a small restaurant where the owner serves the tables and also cooks. He is very nice and the food he makes is delicious! There is a simple but complete menu, it's worth asking for the seasonal dishes, which are not on the menu. Fresh...More

1  Thank Swong01
Reviewed October 12, 2013

The best. True food, cooked by the owner himself, who also waits the tables. Nice cosy atmosphere, best food I ever had in an Italian restaurant in The Netherlands. Yes, you have to wait and yes.. it's a relatively simple decorated place. Usually: those are...More

Thank MickVeldh
Reviewed February 1, 2012

I've been travelling to Hilversum for the better part of 15 years and was thankful many years back to discover a gem amidst the dreck that is the Hilversum restaurant life. In fact it is the real stuff. The proprietor, Paulo, from Sicily, is a...More

Thank HerbertvonCarryOn
Reviewed January 6, 2012

Decor and simple Italian menu seem rather attractive but then once inside, the owner is not too friendly and seems to just keep himself behind his counter whilst the local girl does the work and the talking. Food very bland and owner did not seem...More

2  Thank salbal54321
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  • Address: Havenstraat 32, 1211 KM Hilversum, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Hilversum
  • Phone Number: +31 35 623 0079
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