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Portofinos on the Wharf - CLOSED

815 Front St, Georgetown, SC 29440-3575
+1 843-485-4210
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Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good26%
  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
15 Oct 2014
“No longer in business”
25 Oct 2013
“Not what we remembered”
Restaurant Hours Closed
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Italian, American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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815 Front St, Georgetown, SC 29440-3575
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11 - 20 of 68 reviews

Reviewed 30 July 2013

This had looked like such a cute restaurant. Great sounding meals and romantic atmosphere, what could be so bad? I ordered shrimp and it was barely edible. The salad I had ordered was pre-made and was all mushy.

Thank Pic-E-Traveler
Reviewed 11 July 2013

What a nice surprise! This is real cooking. Excellent value, most expensive dish is $10, but don't let that dissuade you. Very good food, price, and service.

Thank Rosemary_09631
Reviewed 5 July 2013

This has been our go to restaurant at the beach. For years now we have made the drive from Litchfield Beach to find great value and good food at Portofinos. What has happened? On a recent Friday we invited 3 friends to join us for...More

2  Thank XinguNorthCarolina
Reviewed 12 June 2013

When my wife and I visited Portofinos on the Wharf for lunch nearly a week ago on our way from Myrtle Beach to Charleston, we were greeted by a restaurant in search of an identity. For example, each table is covered with white linen, but...More

Thank Bren B
Reviewed 11 June 2013

I went two months without going to Portofinos. The arrogent evening bar tender is GONE!. The new owner appears to be trying and making great efforts to provide good food and a delightful atomosphere. The new help is very friendly and it was good to...More

Thank THL6449
Reviewed 6 June 2013

When this restaurant opened, we were thrilled - very different for Georgetown, not Southern food. Moreover, it is good Italian food! On the water.Be careful on the polished wood floors - they're quite slippery.

Thank anitaowl
Reviewed 3 June 2013

We had a great dinner at Portofinos and really enjoyed the waterfront view. The server was slow at first and when I complained to the Manager, he showed amazing customer service. We were offered a free glass of wine and dessert. We would definitely eat...More

Thank NCSCTraveler
Reviewed 3 May 2013

We had dinner here the last trip and so stopped in at the end of the lunch service...mostly for nostalgia. They did not disappoint us. Staff was still very helpful and service was great. Had a wonderful cappuchino and cheescake for dessert...overlooking the water and...More

Thank gail h
Reviewed 22 April 2013

Veal Piccata pounded very thin and perfect., capers and lemon sauce excellent. Small Caesar salad excellent, and with anchovies no less, nicely done. One friend had Mussels which she said were outstanding, other couple had Chicken Parm. which was a ton of food but excellent...More

Thank cooger11
Reviewed 18 April 2013

This was a great place but has it really gone down hill!! The new owners has allowed the evening bar tender to run customer out the door. With his arrogant attitude and dislike of the service industry. He is running people away. Price have gone...More

Thank THL6449
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  • Address: 815 Front St, Georgetown, SC 29440-3575
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Georgetown
  • Phone Number: +1 843-485-4210
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