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Portsea Hotel Bistro

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About
Open air and undercover dining overlooking Poert Philip Bay in the historic Portsea Hotel
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
CUISINES
Bar, Pub, Australian, Contemporary
FEATURES
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We went on a saturday night and could not get a seat outside- part of the hotel was closed due to a wedding, some of the bars were closed so the queues at the one bar open were long. Food choice on the menu for...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank den003
Reviewed 4 days ago

This hotel has recently been renovated and it beautiful in a Cape Cod style. The views across to the other side of the bay are to die for. However it is not cheap to say the least and the food was limited and was typical...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank meerut2014
Reviewed 4 days ago

We dined here with a local resident on a Friday. Our friend was out from the UK and we thought this would be a special place to eat. Our table (#300) was excellent. In the front corner with views of the bay. When we were...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank MissAnnie1955
Reviewed 5 days ago

Was here 20 years ago. Could relax on the grass with a beer and enjoy the ambiance. Total renovation. Decked in the majority of the grassed area. Heaps more tables. Loss of ambiance. I order the prawns from the small menu. Seven prawns served on...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank AngusR56
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Location is absolutely perfect, sitting outside on the deck enjoying the view, we chose Fish and Chips, the portions were a good size and very nice. This is obviously a popular restaurant by the number of people dining here and at times it might be...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank JudithW905
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Should have gone to Portsea Hotel for the view and eat elsewhere.Bar staff arrogant- it was a bother to serve you.Hamburger was disappointing- meat pattie dry, chips not hot.Barramundi was very good but accompaniment average

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Macca135
Reviewed 1 week ago

a lovely day to sit out on the deck for lunch & drinks - lots of tables to choose from with the bar located close by considering the fact we wanted the outdoor experience. Food ordering was inside but reasonably practical for the location When...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank dallasfamily53
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We came to the Portsea whilst staying in Sorrento for one night, just on the off chance. What a lovely place! Staff were friendly and although we only chose fish and chips they were lovely and good size portions too. The views from both the...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank David K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I went here for dinner on 16/3 and although it has a great view from the dining room it is ordinary in the rest. The venue was noisy I would hate to be there on a Saturday when it would be busier....More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Jpcandeif
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We ate here and always love the vibe the icy cold drinks but today the food was a huge let down! The Parma was luke warm? Made me second guess if I should even eat it or not and the pork that my husband had...More

Date of visit: March 2019
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ClaireSudo
2 December 2016|
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Good afternoon Claire, We allow well-behaved dogs in our beer garden on leash. Kind regards, Portsea Hotel
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