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Ristorante Portobello

Via Portobello 16, 16039, Sestri Levante, Italy
+39 0185 41566
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Via Portobello 16, 16039, Sestri Levante, Italy
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Patio by the bay is the perfect lunch spot and works well on a warm evening as well. The staff is really kind and attentive . The kitchen is so full of surprising and elegant meals. If you take the full menu you have...More

Thank Trippthoughts
Reviewed September 5, 2017

The service is friendly and class, the staff will make you feel like a friend coming every evening. The menu is excellent, we did choose the Lobster Risotto and it was succulent fresh and cooked to perfection. The wine selection is perfect and the local...More

Thank EricRoc
Reviewed August 27, 2017 via mobile

Didn't eat here just drinks but the location is amazing right on the seafront in Sestri Levante perfect for people watching, so relaxed, wonderful evening

Thank Paulaustin
Reviewed August 21, 2017

This time one of those time when we did not really get why all those rave reviews about this place. Service was very unenthusiastic and frosty. We must say that they indeed gave us table with nice view, right in front of the water. This...More

Thank slavinna022
nicolo m, Proprietario at Ristorante Portobello, responded to this reviewResponded August 22, 2017

Dear Sir, Eating salad and tomatoes in a fancy restaurant, where delicious specialties are proposed in the à la carte menu, and including two tasting menus, tells indeed a lot about the sophistication of the guest culinary habits. Not mentioning that we have quite a...More

Reviewed August 18, 2017 via mobile

Our hotel manager made a booking at this restaurant saying it is the best in town and that we would be looked after. The food was expensive but very good. Service was ok- and at times we had to ask twice for requests (the bill,...More

Thank Alittlebitmoore
nicolo m, Proprietario at Ristorante Portobello, responded to this reviewResponded August 22, 2017

Dear Sir, We apologize if you found that the service did not meet your expectations. I am certain that this was due to the numerous guests present at that time ( unfortunately, not with standing our efforts to spread the bookings at different hours, people...More

Reviewed August 14, 2017 via mobile

Top location and very very good food.it starts when you receive the menu ,there are no prices in the menu of the ladies.i like that idea. The waiter's are very good and polite. They recommended a local wine ,not even the most expensive one that...More

Thank Harm_D_052015
Reviewed August 13, 2017 via mobile

We had a good experience overall. The restaurant is more European cuisine than Italian. They experiment with textures and flavors, mostly successfully. The fish of the day, eggplant flan and water melon soup desert were excellent. Tiramisu and a mixed seafood main course were not...More

Thank Marina G
Reviewed August 12, 2017 via mobile

We went to this restaurant as it was recommended by Marco from our hotel - we sat outside on and rugged up in the blankets they had provided. It was a cool summer evening. It was perfectly located, romantic and the service was exceptional. They...More

Thank akosnic
Reviewed July 25, 2017 via mobile

This was recommended to us by our hotel, and they made the reservation for us. First of all, the setting is so special. We can on the veranda, which was thankfully covered because it was such a windy day and rain was a possibility. The...More

Thank Zayna B
Reviewed July 22, 2017 via mobile

I booked the Portobello restaurant as a belated anniversary treat for Andy. I was in touch with Nico when I booked and he promised a special, romantic table And wow. What a table. What a view. What a meal. We were seated right next to...More

Thank Jan P
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May 5, 2015|
Response from nicolo m | Property representative |
Hello! Portobello is just a 5 minutes away from the Villa Balbi hotel. Best seat for a party of one would be on the side walk . Would you come for lunch or dinner ? Thank you Please reserve directly at +39018541566 of... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Scenic view, Romantic, Local cuisine, Families with children, Business meetings, Special occasions
Open Hours
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
7:30 PM - 11:00 PM
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7:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Portobello 16, 16039, Sestri Levante, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Liguria  >  Italian Riviera  >  Sestri Levante
  • Phone Number: +39 0185 41566
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