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Portofinos Restaurant

Churchill House 12A Mosley Street | Newcastle Upon Tyne, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 1DE, England
+44 191 261 5512
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Overview
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good30%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (80 reviews)
“potato skins” (35 reviews)
“cheesecake” (23 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 10:30 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Pizza, Italian, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
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Churchill House 12A Mosley Street | Newcastle Upon Tyne, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 1DE, England
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1 - 10 of 747 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Visited in October 2017 during happy hour. It had been some time since my last visit but I was sure the food would be very good. However we were in for a disappointment, starters were potato skins and crostini. Skins were ok but crostini was...More

Thank Dave T
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited on a Tuesday night and restaurant was really busy. Food and service were excellent , two of us opted for duck which was superb. Good selection of wine at reasonably cheap prices. Would definitely recommend

Thank julie65fish
Portofinos, Manager at Portofinos Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi julie65fish Thanks for your review! Glad you enjoyed the duck and our wine selections! Regards

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had lunch in here for the first time in a long while and am pleased to say that it's still as nice as ever. There were four of us and we each had something from the lunchtime special menu. Great service, food and value for...More

Thank puddleduck2
Portofinos, Manager at Portofinos Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi puddleduck2 Thanks for your review! I hope we will see you again soon! Regards

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We hadn't booked and were delighted to be accommodated late on a Friday evening. The food was excellent, the place had a real buzz about it (it may have just been the very noisy group at a table close to us) and we really enjoyed...More

Thank EthelMC2014
Portofinos, Manager at Portofinos Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi EthelMC2014 Thanks for your review! Their can certainly be a good buzz on a busy night due to happy customers and the tiled architecture! Regards

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited this evening, beautiful interior in the centre of Newcastle. Service superb and food fantastic at equally incredible price. A Wonderful find on our last night. Highly recommended

Thank Math1966
Portofinos, Manager at Portofinos Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Math1966 Thanks for your review! Hopefully we will see you again on your next visit to Newcastle! Regards

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A very beautiful Grade 2 listed building, good food and lovely waiters. It was our first visit on the 18th of September. We both chose from the happy hour menu and the food was delicious. We both had Cesto Di Pane which was only £3...More

Thank Caroline D
Portofinos, Manager at Portofinos Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Caroline D Thanks for you review! I'm glad you enjoyed your experience! Chairs are one of the things that we are looking to upgrade in the future! We appreciate your comments in this matter! Regards

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I visited tonight as a solo diner. The service was fantastic, I had a very short wait for my pasta dish to be brought out to me which was extremely tasty. I found the food to be well priced and cheaper than what I was...More

1  Thank Claire W
Portofinos, Manager at Portofinos Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Claire W Thanks for your review! I hope next time will just as enjoyable! Regards

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was our first time visiting friends in Newcastle and we were taken out for dinner here, and we weren't at all disappointed.As with a lot of buildings in Newcastle, it is one with both history and character and the current use as a restaurant...More

Thank NeilGHarris
Portofinos, Manager at Portofinos Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi NeilGHarris Thanks for your review! I'm happy to hear that you enjoyed your dinner with us! Hope we will see you again soon! Regards

Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

Ordered the rolls as fiendishly hungry...dry, salty and like bullets! Maybe they were rustic, maybe they weren't cooked very well. The 'tempura' starter was nice, the pasta was average...where was the choice of the exciting bold pasta? Penne pesto is something I cook the kids...More

Thank Liz1657605
Portofinos, Manager at Portofinos Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Liz1657605 Thanks for your review! Sorry to hear about the poor bread rolls, sounds they hadn't been left to rise for long enough in the morning, the chefs have been warned! Not sure what you mean by the 'bold' pasta? We do make fresh...More

Reviewed 6 September 2017

This is my favourite restaurant, the atmosphere in this place is so lovely and relaxed, the staff are friendly and hard working and the food is delicious and always nice and hot, but the best thing for me is the Turkish delight cheesecake OMG it...More

Thank michelle h
Portofinos, Manager at Portofinos Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi michelle h Thanks for you review! I'm glad to hear that you enjoy the food and service! Turkish Delight cheesecake will be back on the menu soon! Regards

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Response from Portofinos | Property representative |
Yes there is a happy Hour from 5pm until 7pm. weekdays.. and until 6pm Saturdays..
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 8 - US$ 40
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Churchill House 12A Mosley Street | Newcastle Upon Tyne, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 1DE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  Newcastle upon Tyne
  • Phone Number: +44 191 261 5512
  • E-mail
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