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Ports of Italy

47 Commercial St, Boothbay Harbor, ME 04538-1826
+1 207-633-1011
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good19%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“veal” (67 reviews)
“porchetta” (33 reviews)
Open Now
16:30 - 21:30All hours
Seafood, Italian, Contemporary, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
47 Commercial St, Boothbay Harbor, ME 04538-1826
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1 - 10 of 916 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

A nice Italian eatery in Boothbay Harbor. Located on the second floor veranda overlooking downtown, the wait staff is very professional and the food does not disappoint. Plenty of wine to choose from. Moderately priced in a welcoming atmosphere.

Thank Ken A
Reviewed yesterday

I live in the Boston area, and it's not hard to find good Italian food. I heard people at our hotel talking about how good this place was, and they were all right. The atmosphere is not fussy. The pasta is entirely homemade. The menu...More

Thank Laura E
Reviewed 2 days ago

Our meals were fabulous! I had the fish special of halibut that was the best I ever tasted, prepared with a lemon lime sauce and lightly sauteed. My husband loved the seafood dish with shellfish, calamari, scallops and shrimp! This is authentic Italian food!!!!

1  Thank 826HappyCouple
Reviewed 2 days ago

Wow - simply wow! From the host, waiter, setting, food, wine - everything about this place was first rate. One of the best meals we have ever had as a family. Each dish, pasta, pork, appetizer, salad, and of course dessert, was extraordinarily well prepared...More

Thank Laurie S
Reviewed 3 days ago

Make a reservation in advance, as they are busy! Food was delicious and there were lots of choices. Seating is available inside and on the 2nd floor covered porch.

Thank Kim F
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We dined here twice during our 4 night stay. The food and service was great. The salad caprese served in a Parmesan basket was my favorite. There is no children's menu, but my daughter had the gnocchi with a four cheese sauce and loved it....More

Thank emh107
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Cibo squisito, bel locale, vino eccellente. Must go Great food, beautiful place, excellent wine. Must go if in boothbay

Thank Andrea C
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The food was good but not great. Had the veal ravioli with a nice sauce but meat was not particularly tender. Overall good meal.

Thank blangsen
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wonderful leisurely dining and great food. Ambience casual and romantic. Food choices were varied, wine list and choices reasonable. Presentation was excellent as well as wait staff. Highly recommend an evening at Ports of Italy!

Thank Elaine C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ports of Italy was recommended to us by a personal friend/innkeeper in town. We were fortunate to get a reservation within a few hours of our arrival. We'd already had wine in our room at the inn, so we started with two appetizers - cold,...More

1  Thank HWWoman24
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Paul K
Are shorts and a nice sport shirt allowed for dinner
25 August 2016|
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Response from sante c | Property representative |
Carlyn M
are there gluten free options
14 June 2016|
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Response from sante c | Property representative |
What are the ingredients in your Ports of Italy martini?
1 November 2015|
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Response from Mebglf | Reviewed this property |
Sorry only had wine.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 32
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
16:30 - 21:30
16:30 - 21:30
16:30 - 21:30
16:30 - 21:30
16:30 - 21:30
16:30 - 21:30
16:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 47 Commercial St, Boothbay Harbor, ME 04538-1826
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Mid Coast Maine  >  Boothbay Harbor
  • Phone Number: +1 207-633-1011
  • E-mail
Come and explore the cuisine of the Ports of Italy from our cozy restaurant on the waterfront in Boothbay Harbor.
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