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Portofino Ristorante Italiano

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Rafael corrales ayala #15 int 1, Guanajuato, Mexico
+52 473 733 3579
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Moses Lake, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

Better Italian food than in the states! Their tiramasiu is amazing. Seating inside or on the back deck with a view of the city. Waiter was very polite and attentive. Staff was helpful calling for a taxi for us.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

I come here every weekend. The service is excellent, the place is very neat and the food is tasty. In my opinion, the Italian food served is delicious, although the flavor does not resemble the traditional Italian food in Italy. However, the flavor is so good. I recommend the pizza, which taste like Italian pizza make in the US and... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2014

I was given a glowing recommendation to try this restaurant and I'm happy I did. We were a group of 3 having a business lunch and all of us ordered different pizzas and we were all extremely happy with our choices. The pizza was good good that although we thought we could not possibly eat it all we each finished... More 

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Vienna, Austria
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2013

Food at Portofino is tasty and comes in great variety, but the taste isn't really italian. Maybe it is because they don't use real mozzarella cheese on their pizzas. Or because of the dough which isn't really italian. But also pasta was not thoroughly convincing though with an interesting sauce. Overcooked though. In general this place is still nice for... More 

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Guanajuato, Mexico
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2012

I like Italian food a lot, and I had my best Italian meal in Guanajuato so far here. It's in the suburb of Marfil, and there are buses that stop pretty close to the place.

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Vilcabamba, Ecuador
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2012

In their new location with expanded facilities, easy access. Food is generally good but quality is somewhat erratic. Prices reasonable for what you get. This attractive place has the potential to be really outstanding!

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Guanajuato, Mexico
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2011

Ristorante Portofino used to be in another less favorable location, but they built up their client base and moved into Marfi, an historic community at the edge of Gto. proper. The owners are a young couple, Mexican and Italian. who cook everything themselves from their thin crispy pizza dough, to pastas and desserts. Also excellent is their salad selection. Prices... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$22
Cuisine
Italian, Mediterranean, Seafood
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  • Address: Rafael corrales ayala #15 int 1, Guanajuato, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Guanajuato  >  Guanajuato
  • Phone Number: +52 473 733 3579

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?