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Porto's Bakery & Cafe

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315 N Brand Blvd, Glendale, CA 91203-2303
+1 818-956-5996
Today
7:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Mon - Sat 6:30 am - 8:00 pm
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San Jose, Costa Rica
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16 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This restaurant has very good variety of products, including bakery, cakes, deserts, smoothies, sandwiches and bread. My only observation is that they should have a bigger facility since most of the time is very crowded and you have to wait long times to get a table.

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Thank Evelyn A
Davis, California
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253 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 194 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The wildly popular Porto's offers a variety of excellent baked goods, coffee, sandwiches, etc. However, the ordering system requires you to verbally communicate over the baked goods counter, without a menu, what you want, when crowds are so thick that you can't see or hear. Then, you must go to a second location to order a coffee and a third... More 

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Thank rockyhillgal
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We visit Porto's every time we visit our family in Glendale. No matter what time, there are lines, but well worth the wait. Everything is delicious and difficult to choose when it all looks and smells so good! I wish they had more tables.

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Thank margaretwD3883WO
Glendale, California
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We go here whenever we want to get something special for an event or to pick up something nice for someone we care about. The guava cheese pastries are to die for!!! Also the ham and cheese croquettes are fantastic. The lines are long, but they go quick and the service is excellent!

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Thank marylmarx
Sacramento, California
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233 reviews
172 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Be prepared to stand in a long line. And best to buy dozens, because it's really good . The Cheese Rolls are really good. We bought 8 boxes.

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Thank veronicaindonesia
Memphis, Tennessee
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30 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I mean super busy and you have to feed the meter out front. They had probably 7 different lines; special ordered cakes,baked goods, hot breakfast sandwiches, coffees, expressos, smoothies. They work really hard and fast with a smile on their faces. There is a line before the doors open and it's packed all day and evening. The food and drinks... More 

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Thank Mary B
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My brother-in-law recommended that we go to Portos for a variety of affordable Latin American food, and we weren't disappointed. I particularly like the guava turnover. We got dinner there, and it was very reasonably priced, and came to our table quickly. It would be great for a couple Or families.

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Thank Julia S
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had breakfast here, our hotel was a couple minutes away. Great pies and tarts. Sometimes it gets really crowded and long lines form.

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Thank Amr H
Glendale
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19 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My favorite is the triple chocolate mousse cake...So rich... So good. Everything is really good here.. They use the best ingredients...No cost saving substitutes! All calories gained are worth it! A must visit!

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Thank madelinesmother
Houston, Texas
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69 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went multiple times at all of their 3 locations. Service was excellent. Food was fresh. It was an experience. Lines were long but we were served withing minutes so no big deal. Cuban Sandwiches, Pastries, and flaky croissants were all fresh baked and freshly squeezed Orange Juice. It was a fabulous experience.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$10 - $15
Cuisine
Cafe, Cuban
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Monday
6:30 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
6:30 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
6:30 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
6:30 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
6:30 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday
6:30 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 315 N Brand Blvd, Glendale, CA 91203-2303
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Glendale
  • Phone Number: +1 818-956-5996

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?