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Chuflay Restaurant at Belmond Splendido Mare

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Piazza Martiri Olivetta, 1/1/A, 16034 Portofino, Italy
+39 0185 267801
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

Absolutely beautiful location and superb service! There is a wonderful infinity pool overlooking the bay from a high position in the hotel grounds. Good champagne and wine selection too so nothing to disappoint!

Thank howard b
Philipsburg, St. Maarten-St. Martin
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135 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

This "famous" restaurant and bar ls part of the Belmond Splendid Hotel. The hotel is up on a hill overlooking the harbour of Portofino and this place is on the water...We were there in October so it is the end of their season and it was not overly crowded but the restaurant is excellently locate in the heart of all... More 

Thank John L
Gwynedd, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

Unlike most of the waterfront restaurants this was reasonably priced and we could still enjoy the wonderful setting

Thank Helenpenbryn
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

great food,service and location but comes with a hefty tab.well worth it for a one night splurge.good people watching.

Thank Charles P
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

What a great spot Chuflay is! On the square overlooking the harbor, the maitre d' warmly greats guests under the outside patio awning. Sitting outside, with the inside windows open and piano player softly playing old tunes, Chuflay does not fail to impress! Wife and I stayed up top at the Splendido, and took the shuttle down two nights in... More 

Thank JJJ1700
Sarasota, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016

Right in the center of Portofino this is a luxury hotel and part of the Hotel Splendido. You pay for service and food quality but don't expect anything inventive or outstanding. Just well done food in a little corner of paradise.

Thank Mike D
London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

The best view in the City with really good Orginal Italian Food. Langoustines and Lobsters are highly recomended for everybody.:)

Thank Majkel2016Sopot
Chicago, Illinois
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016

If you are looking for overpriced, overrated food with pretentious service---this is your place. Splendido is clearly not in touch w reality. We experienced better food and better service for less than HALF the price at Gemelli.

Thank Mangia130
DeMegni, Direttore generale at Chuflay Restaurant at Belmond Splendido Mare, responded to this review

Dear Mangia130, Thank you for your feedback about our Chuflay Restaurant. I am surprised to read your review as our guests usually love both the food and the quality of the service. Our chef takes a lot of care in finding the highest quality of each product to guarantee only the most delicious dishes. Thank you for taking the time... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016

If you plan to have lunch in Portofino, this is the place to go. The marina is peppered with tourist traps. This restaurant is high quality, luxurious and peaceful. It's a delightful respite from the hoards of tourists in the plaza. It's pricey but worth it. The view of the marina is one of the best since the restaurant is... More 

Thank Djuna W
Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

We spent 3 days in Portofino and loved it. The scenery, dining and shopping, (yes shopping) were magnificent. On our last night we decided to have dinner in the village. We chose Chuflay at Splendido Mare since we were staying at their sister hotel. The village was quiet, but even in the dark the town was still beautiful. We got... More 

Thank Mikezgall

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza Martiri Olivetta, 1/1/A, 16034 Portofino, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Liguria  >  Italian Riviera  >  Portofino
  • Phone Number: +39 0185 267801
Chuflay Restaurant conjures up the glamour of decades past.

Dine inside, or take a seat on the terrace bordering the bustling Piazzetta.

The sophisticated charm of the restaurant has attracted famous guests such as James Cameron, Ronald Howard and Rod Stewart.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?