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Portofino

The Historic Quay Maritime Avenue | Maritime Avenue, Hartlepool TS24 0XF, England
+44 1429 266166
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Overview
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good17%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (58 reviews)
“potato skins” (37 reviews)
“greek salad” (10 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, British, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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Value
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LOCATION
The Historic Quay Maritime Avenue | Maritime Avenue, Hartlepool TS24 0XF, England
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1 - 10 of 891 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

Quaint restaurant service very good very friendly and efficient staff would highly recommend going again today

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Thank Kathy D
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

What a great day trip while visiting the cinque Terre. The train from Vernazza to Santa Margarita was one hour and cost 7.30 euro. A short walk to the ferry , which goes at 1/4 passed the hour all day. The ferry trip takes about...More

Thank Kevin D
Reviewed 2 days ago

Fabulous lunch, food, staff and service excellent as always x never fails to disappoint, excellent value for money x

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Thank Janet H
Krimos, Owner at Portofino, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear Janet H, Thank you very much for taking the time to write a review. I am delighted that you enjoyed a fabulous lunch. See you again very soon. Krimo

Reviewed 2 days ago

We are always pleased with the service and the food is always very nice would highly recommend. Give it 10/10 every time.

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Thank kathsaxon100
Krimos, Owner at Portofino, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear kathsaxon100, Thank you for remembering Krimo's and for a lovely 10/10 review. See you again very soon. Krimo

Reviewed 2 days ago

Excellent service, as always. Lovely atmosphere, great food, family run friendly restaurant. Great for couples, large groups and families

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Thank denisewain
Krimos, Owner at Portofino, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear denisewain, Thank you very much for taking the time to write a review. I am really pleased that you like Portofino and look forward to seeing you again very soon. Krimo

Reviewed 2 days ago

Always great food. We often come here for family get together. Would have given 5* if you could book a table for less than 8 people?!More

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Thank 147nevillef
Krimos, Owner at Portofino, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear 147nevillef, Thank you for taking the time to write a review. I am really please that you enjoyed your family visits to Portofino. I wish we could change our bookings policy but it seems to have worked very well over the last 20 years....More

Reviewed 2 days ago

Visited many times now and have never had anything other than exceptional quality of food and service

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Thank leehH3220BM
Krimos, Owner at Portofino, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear leehH3220BM, Thank you very much for a great review. I am delighted that you are one of our regulars. See you again very soon. Krimo

Reviewed 4 days ago

Lovely welcome and we were seated immediately. Waitress gave us enough time to order, drinks soon followed. Food was delicious, excellent service.

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Thank janeyc39
Krimos, Owner at Portofino, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear janeyc39, Thank you very much for taking the time to write a review. I am really pleased that you enjoyed your visit to Portofino. See you again very soon. Krimo

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Often dine here it's our favourite Italian. Very tasty starters and main main cooked beautifully. Staff are friendly and very accommodating. Lovely atmosphere. Prices are very good. Thank you for another lovely meal, we will be back again soon :)

Thank Stephanie V
Krimos, Owner at Portofino, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear Stephanie V, Thank you very much for a lovely review. I am really happy that we are your favourite Italian, and that you find the staff friendly and accommodating. We look forward to seeing you again very soon. Krimo

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We had a really special family evening here. The atmosphere was great, food excellent quality and large portions! Service fast and friendly. A***

Thank Davidgirlinguk
Krimos, Owner at Portofino, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear Davidgirlinguk, Thank you very much for taking the time to write a review. I am pleased that you enjoyed a really special family meal at Portofino. We look forward to seeing you again very soon. Krimo

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jackslater1
12 July 2017|
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Response from Noel_Stamp | Property representative |
Unfortunately dogs are not allowed unless they are guide dogs. Kind regards Noel
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brendaoxtoby
25 January 2017|
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Response from Krimos | Property representative |
Yes, we do. Happy hour from 5 to 6.30. Check our website.
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Bowlswidow
14 September 2016|
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Response from Krimos | Property representative |
No, there isn't one, I'm afraid. Krimo
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$13 - US$33
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 14:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 13:45
17:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 13:45
17:00 - 21:00
Thursday
12:00 - 13:45
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
12:00 - 13:45
17:00 - 21:30
Saturday
12:00 - 13:45
17:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Historic Quay Maritime Avenue | Maritime Avenue, Hartlepool TS24 0XF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Durham  >  Hartlepool
  • Phone Number: +44 1429 266166
Description
Portofino is a bistro-pizzeria on the Historic Quay. It overlooks Hartlepool's most famous attraction, HMS Trincomalee. Surrounded by free car parks, it is the ideal venue for lazy lunchtimes, fast teatime treats and party nights.
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