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Portabello's of Kennett Square

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115 W State St, Kennett Square, PA 19348-3020
+1 610-925-4984
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good18%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“mushroom crepe” (42 reviews)
“veal” (40 reviews)
“portobellos” (24 reviews)
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
115 W State St, Kennett Square, PA 19348-3020
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Reviewed January 24, 2017

This restaurant in Kennett Square was highly rated, so we thought we would give it a try. It's clearly a local favorite, but we expected something more. The mushroom soup was very tasty, although light on mushrooms which came in tiny bits. Because we were...More

Thank Roj44
Reviewed January 17, 2017

Great menu, service was on point and the desserts were Super! Steak was cooked perfectly and the seafood we had was very fresh with remarkable sauces. Hoping to try the outside dining in the summer.

Thank MJ W
Reviewed January 16, 2017

Best soup, sublime tuna steak, amazing deserts. BYOB, cozy and friendly, you must like a view of the kitchen because you can't avoid it; it's part of the charm.

Thank Kimberly H
Reviewed January 8, 2017

We were headed to see Christmas decorations at Longwood Garden and decided to have lunch first. Don't remember who came up with the idea--but it was a good one. And I am glad I called for reservations--not so much because we needed them as because...More

Thank lnwyd
Reviewed January 6, 2017

We made a trip to Kennett Square for the New Year celebration visiting Hagley Museum, Long Wood Gardens and Brandy wine River Museum. The first restaurant that we had dinner in was Portabello's . It was beyond all expectations. Food was so good, does not...More

Thank emily1954
Reviewed January 4, 2017

We stumbled upon this wonderful restaurant after a long walking trip to Longwood Gardens. The chef and owner and his wife are the kindest and most inviting people. We were there for our anniversary and they made a big to do over us. We just...More

Thank DancingJohnnyD
Reviewed December 30, 2016

This was our first visit, but we'll be back! Everything was wonderful -- the way we were welcomed at the door; the friendly service; the incredible food; and the ambiance. We were seated at a high top by the kitchen, which gave us a respite...More

Thank Brian K
Reviewed December 29, 2016 via mobile

Our second time at this restaurant proved to be just as great as the first time. Such a cozy atmosphere extremely friendly waitstaff, excellent service, excellent food don't forget to bring your own wine.

Thank MLJ65
Reviewed December 28, 2016 via mobile

This is a neighborhood gem. It is a BYOB with a good variety of tasty dishes and a cosy atmosphere. Although all of the food was good, the high points of the meal were the mushroom soup and the fresh pasta. There were nice touches...More

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Reviewed December 21, 2016

We drove an hour, waited another half hour for Portabello and even tried calling. About noon, a half hour after the advertised opening time, someone noticed us waiting, came to the door and said the restaurant was closed for a holiday party. I can understand...More

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November 3, 2017|
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Response from traveldoc2011 | Reviewed this property |
Dress is casual. I would think that intact jeans with a nice shirt would be fine.
November 3, 2017|
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Response from Lynnobl | Reviewed this property |
A little fancier
August 31, 2017|
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Response from Bob S | Reviewed this property |
I agree with all - call the restaurant. I would not trust their web site to be up to date.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$7 - $29
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Families with children, Romantic
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 115 W State St, Kennett Square, PA 19348-3020
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Kennett Square
  • Phone Number: +1 610-925-4984
  • E-mail
Located in the heart of historic Kennett Square, Portabello's has something for everyone. Chef Owner, Brett Hulbert's menus offer tempting selections for lunch and dinner! Amazing burgers, artisan soups and sandwiches along with signature dishes which include, Firecracker Shrimp, Mushroom Crepes, Crispy Duck, Short Rib Stroganoff & Shellfish Fra diavolo! Come visit us...we look forward to cooking for you!
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