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Porto Bello - CLOSED

156 Shrewsbury St, Worcester, MA 01604
+1 508-753-9865
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good0%
  • Average6%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible18%
Dec 22, 2012
“Worst dining experience of my life”
Jul 26, 2012
“Great Home cooking”
Restaurant Hours Closed
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156 Shrewsbury St, Worcester, MA 01604
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Reviewed December 22, 2012

On Saturday December 22 at approximately 6:30pm I attempted to have dinner at Porto Bello restaurant in Worcester, MA. When my haddock arrived, it exuded a strong fishy smell—too strong for haddock, which is a mild white fish—and had been prepared with too much salt....More

3  Thank 684Diana684
Reviewed July 26, 2012

This family owned and run restaurant serves great classic italian food. Excellent attentive service by family members.

Thank Paul P
Reviewed July 18, 2012

I can barely cook, but I could have made the chicken and broccoli dish myself and it would have been better. Too salty, chicken had a weird texture. My boyfriend got the chicken parm, and the marinera was way too acidic. The antipasto is $12...More

2  Thank Grossfood
Reviewed February 28, 2012

The food was very good. Loved the caprese so good. The Calabria was so tender.

Thank Robbyn09
Reviewed February 25, 2012

Most people who give reviews on Italian resteraunts are usually aren t Italian and don't know a basketball from a football. All people with coupon s are people what Italians call mooches I owned italian resteraunts in Shrewsbury in 90 s and was legit 4...More

1  Thank Moe_Bisceglia
Reviewed February 22, 2012

Went there to use a Groupon Coupon b/c it was about to expire.... most of their dishes come with a spicy mascarpone cream sauce. The cream sauce was so thick it appeared to have been made way in advance and just dumped on the pasta....More

4  Thank Mel R
Reviewed January 13, 2012

Unbelievable Italian Takeout. My mother, stepfather, and I all had the Veal Saltimbocca and we shared a Caprese appetizer. The quality of the food was excellent. It was ready to go upon my arrival. Better quality than North End Boston Italian food I've been served...More

Thank Michael D
Reviewed October 17, 2011

My wife and I visited Portobello restaurant last weekend and were not disapointed. We have both ate at a lot of Italian restaurants over the years and were very satisfied with both the homemade italian food and the great ambience portobello offered. I had the...More

7  Thank matt O
Reviewed October 12, 2011

Traveling up from Fort Lauderdale FL on a business trip I happened to stumble upon Porto Bello Restaurant. I must say it was the most wonderful dining experience I have ever had. The service was remarkable, the atmosphere was great, and the food was off...More

1  Thank JAlan0
Reviewed October 11, 2011

Have been going here on average 2-3 a month for the past 10 years, and I never left saying , well it wasn't that good this time. Every meal was always prepared fresh. The staff is great and take care of you, as I usualky...More

3  Thank Drjulius66
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  • Address: 156 Shrewsbury St, Worcester, MA 01604
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Worcester
  • Phone Number: +1 508-753-9865
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