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“Waste of money”
Review of Cafe Portofino

Cafe Portofino
Ranked #12 of 49 Restaurants in Hiawassee
Cuisines: Italian
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Dining options: Late Night, Reservations
Description: Perfect for any occasion, Café Portofino offers lakeview dining. Our dishes, prepared with the freshest and highest-quality ingredients, include mouthwatering appetizers, delicious salads, daily soups, Italian-influenced entrées, seafood, steaks and more. Enjoy a meal in the dining room or Happy Hour drink and appetizer specials in Firelight.Saturday evenings offer a special treat with a professional pianist performing in the dining room and live music and dancing in the Firelight. We also host private events, working with you to tailor every detail from cuisine to decorations to fit your entertaining needs.
Reviewed June 30, 2013 via mobile

Sides were good but main course was very average. Overpriced. Nice atmosphere unless the folks in the bar (?) next door get rowdy. Older crowd but nice decor.

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Reviewed June 18, 2013

My partner and I dined at the Cafe Portofino and while the food was fine, it was pretty overpriced, and the service was surprisingly snooty and unfriendly. The waitress had no personality and never returned to our table once our food was delivered, except to bring the check....so much for dessert...we went across the street

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Reviewed June 11, 2013

We had a wonderful Saturday lunch at Cafe Portofino. The food was creative fresh and great tasting. The Staff was very accomodating to our group of 10.

Thank cabinqueen
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Reviewed May 25, 2013

This place is okay, went there for first time in April to celebrate my birthday. They need music....the food is okay, lots of room but more of an older crowd. Hate the parking lot, too steep!

Thank Jewels417
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Reviewed March 14, 2013

The food is excellent and service great with a relaxed, beautifully decorated dining atmosphere, although very expensive. The dinner choices are well planned. I have never eaten anything on the menu that was not delicious. We eat there as much as we can afford on the weekends.

Thank Cordellmom
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