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124A Sandgate Road, Folkestone CT20 2BW, England
+44 1303 255762
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible8%
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“duck breast” (2 reviews)
“dover sole” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Seafood, International
$$ - $$$
124A Sandgate Road, Folkestone CT20 2BW, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Called in to Portofinos on our way back from a day in London. Although I live near Folkestone I had not dined here before. The food was of the highest standard, faultless in fact. We had fish which was cooked to perfection. I may be...More

Thank trachycarpus3
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Rather tired interior and the menu could do with an update as well. Fish nicely done. Served with pre-cut frozen chips (McDonald's style). Pricey for what it is.

Thank Patternmatch
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food was very tasty and well cooked. However I think it could have been served with a little more enthusiasm by the staff.

Thank jandbcook
Reviewed 11 July 2017

A rather curious place and had there been anywhere else that looked livelier and fresher on a Saturday night we wouldn't have landed up here. But we didn't want to walk further and the menu looked ok so we settled into a very tired looking...More

Thank Jane M
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

Had dinner last night in the Portofino , a traditional Italian restaurant ( I.e. not just pizza or pasta) nice clean fresh linen tablecloths and napkins. Fantastic skate wings (which filled the plate) in caper sauce , nice sides , and lovely bottle of Verdicio....More

Thank Peter B
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

We came here for Sunday lunch and had a great meal, plenty of vegetables, Roast Potatoes and a lovely Yorkshire Pudding.

Thank Liversalts50
Reviewed 13 February 2017

My family and I visited here just before Christmas and had a great time. We all tried different things so can confirm that everything we all had was excellent as well as good service, thanks, will go again soon !

Thank MIKE P
Reviewed 26 January 2017

Quaint little restaurant excellent traditional service. Interesting wide choice on the menu and beautifully cooked tasty food. Liked the desert trolley!

1  Thank Steve P
Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

Very good meal and service for Normandy Vet's lunch they give us good service every month and menu that appeals to the Vet's

Thank Roger W
Reviewed 22 January 2017

I go here for the fish, which is generally on for the daily specials. Good chef, straightforward service. I was told the restaurant was around in the 30s and the layout is like an old fashioned dining room. Depending on what you have expect to...More

Thank PaulfromLondon1960
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Lydia S
27 August 2016|
Response from portofinofolkestone | Property representative |
12.00 lunchtime till 2.00 and 6.00 in the evening till 9.00. Paula
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 124A Sandgate Road, Folkestone CT20 2BW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Folkestone
  • Phone Number: +44 1303 255762
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