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Portofino's Italian Restaurant

3736 E Franklin Blvd, Gastonia, NC 28056
+1 704-824-2143
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good23%
  • Average13%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible6%
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“pizza” (33 reviews)
“bread” (15 reviews)
“salad” (9 reviews)
Italian, Pizza
$$ - $$$
3736 E Franklin Blvd, Gastonia, NC 28056
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Reviewed January 14, 2018 via mobile

Visited Portifino’s for an early dinner and had their scrumptious Stromboli. The serving size was meaty with just the right amount of sauce, quite delicious, and more than enough to share The server was friendly, informative, and professional. We will definitely return.

Thank Teresa W
Reviewed January 13, 2018 via mobile

Authentic Italian Cuisine. The food is simply delicious. Everything fresh and very well served. Portions are huge without loosing flavor. I particularly enjoy their Pasta Carbonara with pink sauce. Service is very good, the owner is very funny and friendly. We have not been able...More

Thank Susydsr
nunzio p, Owner at Portofino's Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded January 15, 2018

Thank you Susi.

Reviewed November 13, 2017 via mobile

Stopped here for lunch a couple of weeks ago. The sauces are prepared by scratch and it shows. Huge portions at really low prices. Can’t wait to go back!

Thank Megan J
Reviewed November 7, 2017

Busy little spot but not upscale by any means- most of the locals were ordering pizza and wished we would have stuck with that too. Husband had veal- very big skip this selection at the restaurant- the taste was off and not a good cut...More

Thank Maggie_Travels_29601
Reviewed October 29, 2017 via mobile

Excellent pasta and pizza selections led in with fresh salads with homemade dressings. Associated with their original restaurant in Charlotte, this location in Gastonia provides a great atmosphere for dine in or pick up. Very friendly service. For newbies, the wait staff makes terrific recommendations....More

Thank Strowd1
Reviewed September 13, 2017

Overall, a nice experience with good food and service. Our table tried a variety of dishes and none disappointed. A pleasant atmosphere with good food:)

Thank Bustrav8585
Reviewed September 13, 2017 via mobile

The staff are great, and the menu includes a great variety of Italian dishes and pizza. I have never been disappointed here.

Thank bootprint
Reviewed September 9, 2017

Choose Portofino's Italian Restaurant to meet up with a friend I had not seen in a very long time. The food was excellent. The restaurant is a little small and the kitchen noise was loud but that could be over looked by the excellent food...More

Thank AstridWilson
Reviewed June 17, 2017 via mobile

Stopped in for lunch. Typical Italian pizza style restaurant. Ordered the muscles in red sauce. Generous helping of muscles over linguini. Sauce was amazing as were the muscles. My wife had the portobello with spinach garlic with a cream sauce. Sauce was a little heavy...More

Thank Robert C
nunzio2014, Owner at Portofino's Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded July 19, 2017

Thank you kindly to stop in a portofino Italian restaurant.

Reviewed May 7, 2017 via mobile

Easy to find in shopping center with other restaurants and shopping places. They seated us right away. The music is nice and at a perfect talking volume. Our server was Sam and he was amazing and made sure we had everything we needed. Also the...More

Thank Heidi T
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
$3 - $24
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3736 E Franklin Blvd, Gastonia, NC 28056
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Gastonia
  • Phone Number: +1 704-824-2143
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