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Portofino

14 Gill Street, New Plymouth 4310, New Zealand
+64 6-757 8686
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Overview
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (11 reviews)
“tiramisu” (5 reviews)
“garlic bread” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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14 Gill Street, New Plymouth 4310, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 141 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Should have heeded latest reviews. My husband and I had different pastas but the tomato based sauce on both dishes could have been out of a bottle with an over dose of sugar added. Desserts overpriced and out of 3 ordered (table of 4) only...More

Thank Tracey V
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Scallops were so old and freezer burnt they were inedible. Partners meal had a lot of sugar added it made the risotto sickly. Staff didn’t want to know about the issues.

Thank mbr0phy
Reviewed 30 April 2018

Not been for several years as not impressed last time. But invited for a family birthday celebration. 12 of us so big table, mixed from 87 to 22 in age. We had a very long wait to order, then she only took entree, so you...More

Thank Kevin B
Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

very enjoyable night out. both our meals were amazing and very well priced. the young waitress was also lovely. definitely coming back again.

Thank grunga
Reviewed 1 February 2018 via mobile

An incredibly delicious meal with friendly helpful and happy staff! A very enjoyable evening - kid friendly too!

Thank JoBromley
Reviewed 19 January 2018

Authentic Italian food, amazing service and a fabulous experience. We dropped by hoping for a table and, despite being very busy, we were seated. The food was delicious. The service was impeccable and we could not have wished for a better experience. The host made...More

Thank Ann C
Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

Still a favourite of ours whether it’s for takeaways or dine in. Food is consistently good and portions are large! Also accommodating to alterations to the meals (add chicken, take out olives...). Good service too. They don’t bug you too much nor do they leave...More

Thank rec998
Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

Awesome service, wine selection and menu. Delivery as expected. A great gestation experience. Antonio is a fantastic chief and can satisfy your particular requirements.

Thank pjohnlynskey
Reviewed 24 December 2017 via mobile

Used to love this place, but has definitely gone downhill in the past few years. Clearly says BYO, yet upon arriving we are told by two staff members, within seconds of each other, that it is no longer BYO. I looked on Google before coming...More

Thank 603sachag
Reviewed 17 December 2017 via mobile

My partner and I went for a bike ride from Bell Block along the foreshore and watched the sunset and found ourselves smack bang in town!!! We thought since it was later and a beautiful evening we may as well go have dessert and coffee...More

Thank Shellie05
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toriper
29 September 2016|
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Response from Rachel M | Reviewed this property |
I have never done a set menu here. It would pay to ring the restaurant.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Highchairs Available, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14 Gill Street, New Plymouth 4310, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Taranaki Region  >  New Plymouth
  • Phone Number: +64 6-757 8686
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