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115 Duckworth St, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1C 1E9, Canada
+1 709-579-7050
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good28%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“portobellos” (25 reviews)
“salmon” (38 reviews)
“steak” (38 reviews)
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Seafood, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly
115 Duckworth St, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1C 1E9, Canada
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

By the time my steak arrived it was tepid at best,I had shrimp as an appetizer and they were ok.My wife had the salmon and it was dry and over Cooked.For the prices here they need to get it right!

Thank rickcardo
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had an excellent meal at Portobello's with a fantastic view of the harbour. Service was a little slow as they were very busy but gave us all the more time to enjoy the setting. Food was good and fairly priced.

Thank Lee T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a delicious pan fried cod with scrunchions meal followed by sticky toffee pudding that was prepared at Portobellos as well, To top it off, the moon rose large and clear in the narrows of St. John’s harbour. Customers were taking pics as it rose...More

Thank BeaNoel
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent service and great food!!! We will definitely be back for another wonderful night out!! Beautiful views as well of the harbour!

Thank Catherine O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When in Rome,….Wait! This is Newfoundland – so, I thought I would try something local, that I have never tried before. Cod Tongues. Delicious. At Portobello, Cod tongues are small fish morsels that are lightly battered and deep fried – not the least bit greasy....More

Thank LynnElsdon
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was the only restaurant that we visited twice during our week visit to St. Johns. It is only a five minute walk from the Sheraton where we were staying. The restaurant has large picture windows that overlook the harbour and is well suited for...More

Thank FunOnly
Reviewed 13 September 2018

We treated ourselves to a very expensive meal on our last night in St John's. Food is excellent and staff very friendly. The made modifications to our menu selections to accommodate dietary concerns.

Thank dcunningham49
Reviewed 11 September 2018

Great dining room overlooking the harbour. Staff was very friendly and professional. Even though it was a Friday night, the atmosphere was very relaxed, Much of the food was excellent, including the Hot and Spicy Salmon Cakes, Coconut Thai Butternut Squash Soup with Bacon, and...More

Thank Mark R
Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

My husband and I celebrated my 80th b'day at Portobello's during a bus tour of Newfoundland/Labrador. What a wonderful experience. My husband's salmon was perfect. My request to have a shrimp scampi appetizer enhanced with rice pilaf as a main meal was not only delicious...More

Thank newarkOntario
Reviewed 4 September 2018

This is a somewhat formal service dining room, rather than a casual place to eat. I was with a group, who all seemed to enjoy their meals. I only had a salad and it was enjoyable and they accommodated my request to have a different...More

Thank ru2cold
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1 June 2015|
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Response from Barry B |
The comments above is incorrect. Yes there's always a vegan/vegetarian options.
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wine and Beer, Digital Payments, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 115 Duckworth St, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1C 1E9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Newfoundland and Labrador  >  Newfoundland  >  St. John's
  • Phone Number: +1 709-579-7050
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