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Portofino Restaurant

#349 of 1,157 Restaurants in Bronx
₹₹ - ₹₹₹Italian, Seafood
555 City Island Ave, Bronx, NY 10464-1104
+1 718-885-1220
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good21%
  • Average13%
  • Poor21%
  • Terrible18%
1 week ago
“Oasis in the Bronx, the toast of City Island!”
1 week ago
“Good Food and Pleasant Location”
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Italian, Seafood
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
555 City Island Ave, Bronx, NY 10464-1104
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What else to do on a sunny day in June? Visit Portofino of course!!! The view of the water and boats is simply relaxing. Then came the appetizers which were fantastic. Could this be topped? You bet, the grilled salmon was absolutely devine. Good ambience,...More

Thank Gersham G
Reviewed 1 week ago

About a dozen of us had lunch at Portofino on a warm June Saturday. First we had a few drinks on the deck and then moved inside (because of the heat) and ate there. We had a good time - the food was good and...More

Thank Tom1021
Reviewed 14 April 2018

The waitress must have been family because she was flip and uncaring. She could not remember the specials and told us " they must not be too good since I can't remember!" Ordered a glass of Chardonnay - was told there was no cold Chardonnay...More

1  Thank gailc191
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

Best thing about this place is the deck over looking the marina. The is mediocre and the service the same until it came to the bill. Our waiter combined our table with another so the bill was way out of line. When we pointed it...More

3  Thank Greg B
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Our party of 6 arrived for a 7pm reservation. The restaurant was less than half full. A drink order was taken and served. After over 30 minutes we had to ask for menus. We were told that many dishes were not available. Our order was...More

2  Thank Louise G
Reviewed 10 July 2017

What an amazing experience we had for dinner on the outdoor deck. It was a beautiful evening (OK, the tide had to come in before it was totally beautiful - ha), and we had a fantastic meal. The owner's family (son and daughter) were our...More

Thank BobLeblaw
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

Stopped bye this place after a long day at the beach. The service was great. Cocktails were made with fresh fruit (Sangria) - my main dish Veal Cutlet in white wine sauce was excellent.

Thank Torres8174
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

I went Friday afternoon to this place we ordered some drinks from the Happy hour, and ordered some food. We ordered a steak medium well for my sister, the steak was overcook, almost burn worst than Spanish chicharon. The desserts were bland and did not...More

1  Thank Yomyperez
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

We stopped at this restaurant late in the afternoon, hoping to get a late lunch, perhaps something light to eat. As the restaurant had not yet filled up yet, a young woman approached us and made us feel at ease, offering to prepare a meal...More

Thank WEGO2017
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

I went there to celebrate my birthday and found it cosy without a sole except us. I had a Groupon deal which was quite a good deal in the end with appetizers, two bottles of wine, and steak and lobster tail. The food and service...More

Thank Madhawa P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 30 - US$ 30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 555 City Island Ave, Bronx, NY 10464-1104
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Bronx
  • Phone Number: +1 718-885-1220
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