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497 Old Toll Rd, Madison, CT 06443-1836
203-421-5252
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11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tue - Thu 3:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Killingworth, CT
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449 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Portofino's makes a good thin crust pizza that is flavorful, chewy, and satisfying. It may not be a destination restaurant but if you are in the area and are looking for pizza you can't go wrong here. Eggplant grinder was fine also. And on Saturday evening, they are open til 10 pm.

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Thank v0yageur22
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15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2016

This is our go to pizza place, and they deliver! (Tip your driver yo!) and we always bring their stuffed breads to parties. Can't go wrong. Staff & drivers are super friendly & polite.

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Thank Pickyme-starving
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2016 via mobile

I like the Hawaiian delicious with the hint of cinnamon. Also the Yankee clipper is a nice spicy meaty pie. The crust is crispy and slightly chewy deliciousness.

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Thank dishmonkey2350
Madison, Connecticut
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107 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2015

it is not often that pizza places are better known for the subs and breads, but that is how my family feels about Portofinos. The pizza is fine, but the italian grinders and pepperoni bread are the better choice I feel.

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Thank Gator2291
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015 via mobile

Went in, asked for a chicken club. Hands down one of the best I've had in a while! The baguette toasted was great! I'd say I'll make more visits!

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Thank Attackofthebenz
Madison, Connecticut
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311 reviews
129 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

They offer a pretty wide Italian choice of food and they do it really really well. They nail the pizza spot on! A wide choice of pizzas, from the common choices, Sicilian, and also specialty pizzas...not the typical offerings, much more. The calzones are huge and filled with lots of stuffings. The dinners such as backed ziti, lasagna, manicotti, etc... More 

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Thank Bradt255
Landenberg, Pennsylvania, United States
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

We all descend on my sister's house the night before Thanksgiving and she orders an enormous veggie lasagna with extra veggies and several different kinds of calzones. It is amazing. You can taste the variety of veggies in the lasagna rather than most places where all you taste is cheese. The variety of calzones is amazing. We live in PA... More 

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1 Thank Betsy R
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014 via mobile

These guys have their pizzas on point... Huge variety of specialty pies. A bunch of options for toppings: Carmalized onions, feta cheese, baby spinach, Sundried tomatoes... Way More variety than your typical pizza joint.

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1 Thank Roma4282
New Haven, Connecticut
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

It's been a long time since I've eaten so well! The food was amazing the staff was friendly and inviting I couldn't have asked for a better experience! I would definitely recommend this place and I can not wait to go back for more pizza!

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2 Thank Lee6359
New Haven, Connecticut
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2013

I have been here a total of three times. Each time I have gotten their meatball grinder, and each of those times something has been consistently wrong with it. I will preference this by saying each time I was there they were extremely busy so I can understand how this happens, but it certainly is no excuse for three separate... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
3:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
3:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
3:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 497 Old Toll Rd, Madison, CT 06443-1836
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Madison
  • Phone Number: 203-421-5252

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