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Portofino Ristorante West

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12851 W Bell Rd Ste 15, Surprise, AZ 85378-9602
+1 623-583-1931
11:30 - 20:00
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Sun 11:30 - 20:00
Tue - Thu 11:30 - 20:00
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 21:00
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Sun City West, Arizona
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I was there for lunch with a small group on Wed. March 15. This website said lasagna was a special on Wed. and Thurs. The server swore it was only Thursday and the price was higher than the price quoted on this website. This apparently is false advertising and the server wasn't very nice either. Poor place to eat!

Thank francis21078
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22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good foods. Nice place. Great service. Red sauces are thick and properly sweet. Vitello Pizzaiola with veggies was delicious. Could use a few more wines on the list. We've been looking for a reliable family-style Italian place here in senior-ville for years and this works for

Thank James E
Rapid City, South Dakota
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63 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We ate here while in town for Spring Training. The menu is pretty pricey so we both got the special of the day, spaghetti. We are not drinkers, so probably disappointed the waitress with only getting water. We noticed that everyone else was getting a small plate of bread and had to ask if that was something we could also... More 

Thank SDAnnie
Wilsonville, Oregon
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20 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We walked in the door and the owner met us and recognized us from last November. Seated 6 of us without reservations immediately. We had six different meals and every one was plate licking good. Sausage and Peppers were really good. Service was quite excellent. Owned and operated by an Italian family. Recommend without hesitation.

Thank YargG2
Fort Collins, Colorado
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159 reviews
126 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was my first visit to Portofino's and I was pleasantly surprised. They had excellent dinner specials and they also offered a full menu. I was impressed that they had live entertainment. Also having tablecloths on the tables was a very nice touch. The food was very good and the service was excellent! I think it will become a regular... More 

Thank Dennis720
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110 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Lunch on Valentines Day was great. Ordered off special menu. Portofinos is always good with great service, cloth napkins, flowers on the table, clean and affordable prices for that Special dining experience.

Thank Jim D
Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
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102 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017

Went with 3 other couples for Valentine dinner. Was looking forward to their seafood linguine, but only a special menu was available for the special night. Did try the clam linguine with marinara sauce. The borchetta was first served and it was good. Linguine was good, with lots of clams. Sauce could have used some more garlic for my taste,... More 

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Surprise, Arizona
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172 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017

Four of us ate here on my birthday, December 24. Because of the holiday, they had a limited menu, but we all found something to eat. The food was good, and so was the service. We interacted with the table behind us, which had a new born December baby whose mother was also born in December.

Thank ALT44
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88 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017

I went there with a fairly large group in private room. The service was very slow. They just didn't seem to know how to handle a group. The whole menu was available and that added to the problem. And i wasn't impressed with the food at all.

Thank Wdilda
Surprise, Arizona
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38 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2017

They are always very attentive and you can not go wrong with anything you order. You can go there for a special night or just if you want great dining.

Thank SuzyBlairMiller

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12851 W Bell Rd Ste 15, Surprise, AZ 85378-9602
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Surprise
  • Phone Number: +1 623-583-1931

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?