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Portarossa

#151 of 1,479 Restaurants in Porto
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Rua Corte Real 289, Porto 4150-235, Portugal
+351 22 617 5286
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Porto, Portugal
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27 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

First time there and have to admit that I will be coming back. Great environment and good food. For starters I had the portobello mushrooms and then a calzone pizza! Both were great. The Proseco sangria was not that amazing considering the rest. Next time I have to try out the Nutella Pizza for desert. Fair price quality.

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Thank Paulo V
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15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

What a Nice environment to end a Day in family. The restaurant has a good looking, Nice waiteres and a good choice for pizzas and itallian Food. It s not cheapest but it really deservs the price I will come back for sure Near the foz

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Thank F C
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319 reviews
232 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

It is always a pleasure returning to dine at Porta Rossa and I always eat the same pizza: Diavola! Tasty and hot! A real devil... It is the only restaurant where I always eat the full pizza! The dough is light and crackling crunchy and the ingredients fresh. For dessert, a nice sorbet. The wine list is appealing. We chose... More 

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Dormagen
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21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

One of the best Italian dinner I ever had. The location, the service and the food exceeded our expectations.

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Portugal
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18 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 October 2016

Atmosphere - 5/5 It is a really good choice for a romantic occasion, it is a cosy restaurant, I suggest sitting outside. I also recommend to book a table, since it’s a really popular place nowadays. Parking – 5/5 Free Parking on premises. Service - 5/5 Friendly staff. Food – 3.5/5 Appetiser – 3/5 Creme de tomate affumicato Pão de... More 

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New York
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42 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 August 2016

Do not come here expecting great pizza. There might be a wood burning oven, but that is as authentic as it gets. I was horrified to find that the paddle end of the pizza paddle, was touching the floor. For obvious hygiene reasons the paddle should be up, not touching the floor. I agree with a previous review, the plates... More 

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Porto, Portugal
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51 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 August 2016

Nice restaurant from the same team behind Cafeína e Casa Vasco, especially devoted to Italian food albeit with some portuguese influences! The restaurant is set in a property within a residential neighbourhood in Foz, Porto, and it was a nicely designed interior and also a nice terrace outside! The food is good and service is friendly! Pizzas are crunchy thin... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

We have been to a few Italian restaurants recently in Porto and this was easily the best, in terms of cuisine, wine list, ambiance and service. The setting is lovely. It is off the beaten track in Foz but well worth it.

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Thank Zingho
Sao Paulo, SP
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133 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 July 2016

We had a nice lunch today with our family. The place is small, the food very nice, the service too. We had calzone with rucola salad, very tasty and more than enough for one. If you are not so hungry, you could share with someone.. My husband had the tuna pizza (delicious, not much cheese, very light and crunch), our... More 

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Barcelona, Spain
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2 reviews
Reviewed 24 July 2016

The restaurant is located in a really nice area in Porto and has a great terrace to sit outside and enjoy the sun. The food is of very good quality and both the first courses that we tried as well as the pizza and the pasta was very tasty and of great quality. The service was quick and the waiters... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 13 - USD 28
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Corte Real 289, Porto 4150-235, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Northern Portugal  >  Porto District  >  Porto
  • Phone Number: +351 22 617 5286
Description
O Portarossa é uma pizzeria, situada na Rua Corte Real na Foz, e que pertence ao grupo de restaurantes que integram o já famoso Cafeína.Inspirada pelo sentimento cool de Little Italy, este espaço acolhedor idealizado por Jacques Bec e Artur Miranda, abre-se primeiro numa esplanada/jardim através de um enorme e basculante portão vermelho, imagem de marca deste espaço, e razão de ser do nome Portarossa.O pavimento em madeira da esplanada ladeada pelo original muro de pedra, é adornado por arbustos de alecrim que acompanham o muro e animam a disposição das elegantes cadeiras e mesas brancas, contrastando com o verde caqui das paredes e dos toldos pretos.O interior, onde as diferentes salas se interligam, partilha um aprazível e comunicativo ambiente com o exterior. Na sala principal, o soalho castanho escuro, as mesas em tampos de mármore travertino e as cadeiras Surpil desenhadas por Julien-Henri Porché, as paredes brancas de tijolo com candeeiros da década de 30, estes da prestigiada Lampe Gras reflectem o ambiente idealizado pela OITOEMPONTO de Artur e Jacques.Sobejamente projectado, o Portarossa revela-se um espaço ao mesmo tempo simples e sofisticado, concebido para ser um local de convívio sem horas marcadas e onde pessoas de todas as idades se sentirão confortáveis e divertidas.

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