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Portofino Bar & Restaurant

26 Victoria Road, Devonport 0624, New Zealand
+64 9-445 3777
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good36%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“cannelloni” (4 reviews)
“pesce” (3 reviews)
Open Now
17:00 - 22:30All hours
Italian, European, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
26 Victoria Road, Devonport 0624, New Zealand
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11 - 20 of 99 reviews

Reviewed 16 November 2016

My husband has been going here since well before we were married and it's a firm favorite. We arranged a group for his 50th and chose to come across on the ferry from the city. The food was perfect as usual, and the service was...More

Thank Bobby D
Reviewed 18 September 2016

Don't let the many empty tables put you off. We have yet to go there and find the restaurant very busy. We're not sure why as the food is always good and you don't have to wait long for it.

Thank Tabatha1998
Reviewed 14 September 2016

We had a great time, loved the food, only thing, there was a guy in the kitchen who kept staring at us, but we eventually realised he was watching the big tv screen. That was a bit uncomfortable, something management can easily sort, we thought...More

Thank Frances195522
Reviewed 1 September 2016

Went here for pleasant casual meal as close to where we were staying, ( at the end an added bonus of 10% discount due to the relationships between our B & B and Portofino. Just wanted smallish meal so no entree. Hubby had the Pesce...More

Thank Sue W
Reviewed 7 June 2016

Wonderful little restaurant, within walking distance of our inn. The waiter was helpful in making our selections...I had the Pesce Portifino...delicious white fish in a lovely shrimp and champagne cream sauce. The dinner salad was the nicest I had in New Zealand. My friend had...More

Thank LucyLu425
Reviewed 28 May 2016

It was my husband's birthday and our 3 young adult children joined us for the meal. They have a special menu which some used, perfectly good choices of 3 courses, or a fuller a la carte menu. Nice big table, not too close to other...More

Thank AnonymousAuckland
Reviewed 27 May 2016

This is a very good restaurant. We take overseas visitors and are never disappointed. We ate there recently and had the three course menu. Good choices for everyone and the food quality was excellent. Lovely staff and we are always well looked after.

Thank shoebelle
Reviewed 19 May 2016

We thoroughly enjoyed our dinner at Portofino. The three course menu is very generous in choices and portions. The good variety and quality of the items was very impressive. The dining room is spacious and has lots of windows which would be wonderful on a...More

Thank dsr1993
Reviewed 23 April 2016

We had a lovely meal here, enjoying the vegetarian risotto and salmon pizza. The pizza was the real stand out! Service was great and a lovely, local atmosphere. Highly recommended for great Italian food.

Thank MsDarcyTwining
Reviewed 17 April 2016 via mobile

It's easy to see why this place has been going strong for 26 years Large simple Italian menu cooked beautifully BYO Friendly service Not many restaurants that are not at street level and is down an alley way would survive but when you are there...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 26 Victoria Road, Devonport 0624, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland Region  >  Devonport
  • Phone Number: +64 9-445 3777
  • E-mail
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