We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Portofino - Hanley

38-40 Marsh Street South, Hanley, Stoke-on-Trent ST1 1JD, England
+44 1782 209444
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good31%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“risotto” (8 reviews)
“pizza” (30 reviews)
“seafood” (8 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 14:00All hours
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
38-40 Marsh Street South, Hanley, Stoke-on-Trent ST1 1JD, England
Write a Review
Reviews (457)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 457 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This restaurant has always provided good service and food. My latest visit (pre theatre) was no exception :-)

1  Thank melonta2014
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We decided to have lunch after shopping in Hanley, so we chose Portofino. We were not disappointed, the food was lovely and delivered very quickly. We chose the lunch menu. We both had Whitebait for starters, which were excellent. For mains I had Cannelloni and...More

1  Thank Valerie R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great location, great food, lovely atmosphere and excellent service. Thoroughly enjoyed my visit and look forward to returning next time I am in the area!

1  Thank 0708Karen
Reviewed 18 May 2017

It's a while since we last visited this restaurant and we had fond memories of delicious steaks, veal etc. We arrived for a pre-theatre meal and found that the menu was very much curtailed. There was no option of an a-la-carte menu, only a selection...More

Thank Bruce C
Reviewed 17 May 2017

lovely Italian food served here - in good atmospheric surroundings - the staff are excellent - and the wine too!! - we visited on Mothers day - 6 of us - and the food was great - we all enjoyed it -

1  Thank mah18632016
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

Brought my family for a pre-theatre meal. The food was beautiful, staff polite and attentive and the wine delicious. A massively underated establishment. Thank you for such a lovely meal 😊

1  Thank Denise B
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

We go to portofino quite frequently, and enjoy it every time. Our usual order is the pasta carbonara which both of us love. Whenever we go it's better than we remember! The only thing I would say about the food is that they do occasionally...More

1  Thank Kristy C
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

Staff were very polite and dealt with our booking to a high standard. Food was amazing, will definitley be visiting it again on my next visit to stoke on trent, i give it 5 out of 5.

1  Thank Lee1986_1986
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

What a gastronomic delight. Service second to none. Polite and attentive staff. But the food..mmmmmmm. im going back

1  Thank James Z
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Went for a pre theatre meal with my daughter, the staff were friendly and polite. The meal was expensive for what was a distinctly average pasta meal. The sweet seemed as though ithad been bought in and not made on the premises. I had to...More

Thank Jill C
Nearby Restaurants
The Exchange Bar and Kitchen
189 reviews
.06 km away
Piccadilly Brasserie
69 reviews
.10 km away
RAWR Cafe Bar & Kitchen Hanley
18 reviews
.10 km away
Nearby Attractions
City Central Library
14 reviews
.31 km away
The Potteries Museum and Art Gallery
435 reviews
.21 km away
The Regent Theatre
327 reviews
.13 km away
Bottle Craft
15 reviews
.05 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Portofino - Hanley staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$28
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 38-40 Marsh Street South, Hanley, Stoke-on-Trent ST1 1JD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Staffordshire  >  Stoke-on-Trent  >  Hanley
  • Phone Number: +44 1782 209444
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing