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Ports of Italy

47 Commercial St, Across from Kalers, parking is in the back of the restaurant,enter from McKown Street, Boothbay Harbor, ME 04538-1826
+1 207-633-1011
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good18%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“pasta” (179 reviews)
“porchetta” (34 reviews)
“cannoli” (23 reviews)
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5:00 pm - 9:00 pm Hours
Seafood, Italian, Contemporary, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
47 Commercial St, Across from Kalers, parking is in the back of the restaurant,enter from McKown Street, Boothbay Harbor, ME 04538-1826
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Reviewed yesterday

We come here year after year and always enjoy the food and the good service provided by Tony the waiter. The menu doesn't change much from year to year, but the veal dishes are always excellent and something you don't find everywhere. Also, the pastas....More

Thank Bi-coaster
Reviewed yesterday

This is a great restaurant. The food was high quality - the bread was "to die for". My husband and I are both italian and we thought every bite was authentic and delicious. They have an extensive wine list although the waitress we had was...More

Thank DTD715
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I believe it was the owner. They had a lot of tables available and would not sit us. He said it was over an hours of waiting time. I feel that it was because we were casual dressed. He will not even sit us at...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Who would think an outstanding Italian restaurant would be tucked away on the second floor above a t-shirt shop in downtown Boothbay Harbor? Google the back story of the owner, a former restauranter in NYC. I am the only non seafood person in our family...More

Thank Thomas H
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Just ok. Nothing special. Staff was nice but eating Italian in Boothbay Harbor was not my best decision

Thank WellTraveled51
Reviewed 6 days ago

The food was absolutely some of the best Italian I have had anywhere. We had two different entrees and a salad and it was plenty of food. The bread and olive oil was delicious as well. However, what was missing was the great service. It...More

Thank Steve S
Reviewed 6 days ago

Its time for my annual review of Ports of Italy with many excellent dinners in between. This place has always been a mystery to me. How did a classic Italian restaurant worthy of Central Park South ever find its way to the coast of Maine?...More

Thank gardner34285
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped in for a quick dinner - the Chicken Fettuccine was really good as was the asparagus ... the bread was just average. The service was good but not friendly.

Thank nowpacking
Reviewed 1 week ago

There are literally thousands of "Italian Restaurants" in the USA. Many of them crank out what American believe to be "Italian food" . You know ..... spaghetti and meatballs, Fettucine al fredo and lasagna.... all of them drenched in far too much garlic. Most times,...More

Thank tj0nesbari
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I and another couple visited Ports of Italy again this week and once again it was fantastic. The appetizers--the bread--the meal and of course the dessert are well worth the visit!. The service was great and the wine and drinks--including the homemade...More

Thank John H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 9 - USD 35
Dinner, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 47 Commercial St, Across from Kalers, parking is in the back of the restaurant,enter from McKown Street, Boothbay Harbor, ME 04538-1826
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Mid Coast Maine  >  Boothbay Harbor
  • Phone Number: +1 207-633-1011
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Come and explore the cuisine of the Ports of Italy from our cozy restaurant on the waterfront in Boothbay Harbor.
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