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Ristorante il Porto

7 Boardwalk, Sparta, NJ 07871-1824
+1 973-729-9901
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good24%
  • Average26%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible5%
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“bruschetta” (6 reviews)
“veal” (6 reviews)
“clams” (2 reviews)
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7 Boardwalk, Sparta, NJ 07871-1824
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I met a friend for lunch here a few weeks ago. I was a little embarrassed at the quality of the food. We both had salad, my friend had it with chicken, and I had mine with salmon. Both the chicken and the salmon were...More

Thank CNK05
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

I've eaten here multiple times and have hosted two parties here which required us to rent out the entire room. The food is delicious. The setting is beautiful. It is a byob.

Thank Jennifer S
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Recently had lunch at this restaurant & found the food to be just ok. We had reservations, which we probably didn't need on a weekday. We were seated outside, on the boardwalk overlooking Lake Mohawk which is very pleasant & scenic. Our table was a...More

Thank Judy S
Reviewed 7 August 2017

I made reservations about 4 days prior. We came with out of town guests and were seated at 7pm. It took a little while for our server to get to us to open our wine, but we rolled with it. We had a long wait...More

Thank brena123
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

Great location on the Lake Mohawk boardwalk. The shrimp scampi and almond encrusted salmon were both good dishes.

Thank apsalzman
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

Right on the boardwalk of Lake Mohawk sits Il Porto - a wonderful Italian restaurant. Reservations are a must on Saturday especially if you want to be outside. We had mussels in a white garlic sauce and grilled octopus as appetizers. Entrees were a chicken/pasta...More

Thank LLiv-NewJersey
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

Living in lake Mohawk I have been to every restaurant, and wanted to try il Porto due to the perfect location . Unfortunately it will be our first and last visit! We were seated then waited 12 minutes for anyone to even say hello, the...More

1  Thank Lisa P
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

The restaurant is in front of Lake Mohawk and has tables outside which will be nice on the summer. Unfortunately it was a sunny cold Sunday in April and we couldn't enjoy the outdoors. if you noticed that I am not saying too much about...More

1  Thank gusvour
Reviewed 23 March 2017

I don't think that trashing this restaurant would do it justice as it is simply and nice convenient place when you don't need much other than sustenance. There is nothing that I can say they do well as most of the offerings are rather bland...More

2  Thank Marky M
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

We've been there several times in the past years. Perfect place, especially in the spring or summer to enjoy the lovely view of the lake. For a romantic dinner the restaurant is way to noicy. The staff was friendly and attentive. The crabbisque was delicious,...More

1  Thank RENATE D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
08:00 - 12:00
13:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:30
15:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 Boardwalk, Sparta, NJ 07871-1824
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Sparta
  • Phone Number: +1 973-729-9901
Dine with us and enjoy the fantastic views over beautiful Lake Mohawk.
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