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Portofino

14 Gill Street, New Plymouth 4310, New Zealand
+64 6-757 8686
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Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good34%
  • Average7%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (11 reviews)
“tiramisu” (5 reviews)
“garlic bread” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
14 Gill Street, New Plymouth 4310, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 137 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

An incredibly delicious meal with friendly helpful and happy staff! A very enjoyable evening - kid friendly too!

Thank JoBromley
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Authentic Italian food, amazing service and a fabulous experience. We dropped by hoping for a table and, despite being very busy, we were seated. The food was delicious. The service was impeccable and we could not have wished for a better experience. The host made...More

Thank Ann C
Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

Still a favourite of ours whether it’s for takeaways or dine in. Food is consistently good and portions are large! Also accommodating to alterations to the meals (add chicken, take out olives...). Good service too. They don’t bug you too much nor do they leave...More

Thank rec998
Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

Awesome service, wine selection and menu. Delivery as expected. A great gestation experience. Antonio is a fantastic chief and can satisfy your particular requirements.

Thank pjohnlynskey
Reviewed 24 December 2017 via mobile

Used to love this place, but has definitely gone downhill in the past few years. Clearly says BYO, yet upon arriving we are told by two staff members, within seconds of each other, that it is no longer BYO. I looked on Google before coming...More

Thank 603sachag
Reviewed 18 December 2017 via mobile

My partner and I went for a bike ride from Bell Block along the foreshore and watched the sunset and found ourselves smack bang in town!!! We thought since it was later and a beautiful evening we may as well go have dessert and coffee...More

Thank Shellie05
Reviewed 12 December 2017 via mobile

Having regularly visited Portofino’s throughout New Zealand, Portofino’s New Plymouth has swiftly gone from being my favourite New Plymouth restaurant, to one filled with disappointment. For a company who base themselves on Family Values, not providing a kids menu, like other Portofino’s throughout New Zealand,...More

Thank Rachel1278
Reviewed 4 December 2017

Enjoyed a best coffee from this place really enjoyed the coffee and service great food from this place

Thank Grem G
Reviewed 29 November 2017

Had an enjoyable dinner here. Found the chicken cacciatore to be excellent - a sauce that can be bland when done poorly was very tasty. My wife had the chicken & mushroom fettucine, which she enjoyed. Her portion was somewhat large so tookaway leftovers and...More

Thank Michael W
Reviewed 27 October 2017

Great Italian cuisine, close to authentic as you will get in NP. Nice staff and we were well treated considering how busy it was and we were late to dine. Very tasty..However VERY expensive. Prob the most expensive restaurant, aside from Nice, in NP. Which...More

Thank Frank and Tina ... B
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toriper
29 September 2016|
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Response from Rachel M | Reviewed this property |
I have never done a set menu here. It would pay to ring the restaurant.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Highchairs Available, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14 Gill Street, New Plymouth 4310, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Taranaki Region  >  New Plymouth
  • Phone Number: +64 6-757 8686
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