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Portobello Cafe

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4221 Hylan Blvd, Staten Island, NY 10308-3310
2:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Sun 2:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Sat 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Staten Island, New York
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36 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I've been eating at Portabello for many years now. I cannot ever remember having a bad meal. We have had so many different dishes on the various menus over the years and they have all been very good. The service is great. The small bar has a decent selection and the drinks are never skimpy. Not a great wine list... More 

Thank Thomas V
new york
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

***** 5 star food - service - atmosphere Great food - great service - large delicious portions - best 2 for 1 deals

Thank lovingstmartin
Staten Island, New York
Level Contributor
14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2016

This place has good food, friendly staff and a nice atmosphere. During the week (Monday to Thursday), they have 2 for 1 dinners. My husband orders mama's sunday dinner and loves it. I had the shrimp in a cognac sauce that was delicious and they served it on top of gluten free pasta. Yum!

Thank travelbug121147
New York, New York
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39 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2016 via mobile

They have delicious sandwiches on pretzel rolls (they are soft) for only $7.95 with fries. Can't beat that.

Thank BebeNewYork
Staten Island, New York
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19 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2015

I don't know what we really expected but to us our dinner was boring. Once we were served, we ate, paid the bill and left. while the dinner was good it just didn't stand out like we thought it would. Oh well, maybe next time.

Thank John G
Staten Island, New York
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2015

The Service was great and the Restaurant was crowded..No long wait at all...Very pleasant & helpful Waiters.. I highly recommend it.

1 Thank barbra z
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27 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2015

Best bet is definitely the Italian egg rolls to start, and nice bowl of one of their pasta dishes. You can't go wrong. Also have had good experiences here for large parties.

Thank Keekster512
Staten Island, New York
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2015

This restaurant is a wonderful. It has buy one get one dinner from Sunday thru Thursday. Very reasonable prices. The waiters and waitresses are very friendly and attentive. We go there very often

Thank Barbara C
Staten Island, New York
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364 reviews
234 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2015

On arriving their offer valet service which is a nice touch. Restaurant kept very cool in case you would like to bring a sweater. We opted to sit out on the back patio which was very nice. Enjoyed Kale Salad, Rice Balls, Butternut Soup, Mama's Sunday dinner and the double stuffed pork chop. Nice sized entrees. I just LOVE their... More 

Thank FLB18
Staten Island, New York
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2015

We had a very bad meal at Portobello Café, we both ordered Linguini with clam sauce and to our surprise the clams were empty. We were with other people so we did not want to make a fuss, but we feel we got ripped off.

4 Thank terry s

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
2:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4221 Hylan Blvd, Staten Island, NY 10308-3310
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Staten Island
  • Phone Number: 718-356-2233

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