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Lo Porto Ristorante Caffe


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner


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Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
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Coke, Diet Coke, Sprite, Gingerale and Iced Tea
Pellegrino Water
Saratoga Sparkling Water
Please ask server for our full wine list or specialty drink menu
Please ask your server for today's dessert specialties
Soup Du Jour
Fresh soup prepared daily from homemade stocks and pure cream
Fried Mozzarella
Fresh mozzarella balls rolled in Italian bread crumbs and ground pignoli nuts, served on a tomato ragout
Garden Salad
Tossed greens‏ with your choice of dressing
Antipasto Salad
Thinly sliced Italian deli meats, cheese and vegetables on crisp greens
Calamari Fritti
Floured squid pan fried golden brown, served with cocktail sauce
Thinly sliced Italian deli meats with roasted peppers and provolone cheese
Eggplant Parmigiana
Pan fried eggplant served with tomato sauce and mozzarella cheese
Meatball Parmigiana
Hand rolled meatballs baked and topped with tomato sauce and melted mozzarella
Chicken Parigiana
Pan fried chicken baked and topped with tomato sauce and mozzarella cheese
Pasta Primavera
Fresh seasonal vegetables sauteed in oil and garlic served with pasta
Tortellini Alla Panna
Cheese tortellini‏ served with sauteed pancetta in an alfredo sauce
Ziti Con Pollo E Funghi
Grilled chicken breas, marinated mushroom and sliced onions finished with a light broth, tossed with al dente ziti and topped with mozzarella
Clam Sauce
White or red
Oil and Garlic
Tomato Sauce
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All reviews veal salad red snapper bread linguine italian food italian place huge portions bring your appetite old world downtown troy the real deal wine list music hall my favorite saturday night giuseppe
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Reviewed January 13, 2019

Many people have suggested this place to us. They rave about it so we went in expecting a lot. We were placed at a table for two right next to the handicapped bathroom at the bottom of the stairs. I just felt gross eating next...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank leneyB
Reviewed January 3, 2019 via mobile

I guess we should have known better than to expect a decent meal on New Year’s Eve but the whole overall experience was simply embarrassing for anyone involved in the operations of Lo Porto. Waiters who could not answer simply questions on the menu to...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank _anthonylanz13
Reviewed January 1, 2019

New Years Eve disaster! Worst meal I've ever eaten, or rather not eaten. Party of 6 of us, all Italians, all from Troy. Let's start with the "limited" menu, of which we were not informed of at time of making the reservation. Had we known...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank beachwitch
Reviewed December 21, 2018

This is my favorite place to eat in Troy. I consider it to be the best lunch option in Troy. You and guest can go here and have the most satisfying lunch for $25 or you can sit and really get in to things with...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Joseph N
Reviewed October 31, 2018

Fabulous Italian food prepared to order. Authentic and delicious. The service is wonderful and the staff is attentive. Definitely the place to go for Italian cuisine when in Troy.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Navigate818132
Reviewed October 15, 2018

Small Italian Restaurant with superb food! The appetizers were delicious and health portions. The entree's were excellent and also nice sized portions! The service was fantastic, they made us feel right at home. We dined there on a Wednesday evening and it was crowded....I do...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Felicia R
Reviewed August 13, 2018

I took my relatives to my favorite restaurant in Troy and they did not disappoint. We had escargot, eggplant parm, linguine con cognac, veal guiseppe, and chicken cacciatore...once again superb and thanks to our waitress Peggy for great service.

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank Laura P
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

I travel for work and will always try a seafood dish with spicy red marinara. No one does it better than Michael. My son loves the chicken parm...browned on top of course, how else would you order it. And Michael with his great staff always...More

Date of visit: April 2018
1  Thank V487LVjohnt
Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

Went w another couple. Antipasto platter was huge. So happy it did not have the typical pepperoni and salami. This was quality. Entrees were huge and you will probably have to get a to go container. No the cheapest place but quality was spot on....More

Date of visit: March 2018
1  Thank Anniecat2
Reviewed April 29, 2018

The mere suggestion or chance to drive through or to Troy becomes an imperative when I remember that Mike Lo Porto’s fabulous Italian ristorante is there. This is the real deal, a family-run eatery that serves traditional fare cooked with care and served with gusto...More

Date of visit: March 2018
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