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Ristorante Il Portichetto

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Volto Commerciale 1 | Piazza Catullo, 37011, Bardolino, Italy
+39 045 721 1837
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

This was a nice restaurant to visit, always busy. Food was very good. Polenta and mushroom starter was big enough for two. Fillet steak as very good.

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Salisbury, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016

We had had 12 evening meals in Bardolino,tried various other restaurants but returned here for our last 3 evenings as we enjoyed the atmosphere,staff and menu. Tables were well separated and the seats very comfortable but most important was the food quality and for me the lamb chops!

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

I've eaten here several times in the past 3 years, but things were very different, the menu, the wine list and the service. The food was not the quality I've come to expect. But the worse was yet to come! I barely made it back to my hotel room before the trauma of food poisoning hit. Sparing the gorey details... More 

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Jersey C.i.
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

This restaurant is just by the side of the harbour, does not have a great view but the food and ambience is good. We were early for lunch so nobody at restaurant but within 30 minutes loads of people came. It was a hot day but they had two big fans blowing which was very welcome. We both had beef... More 

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Capelle aan den IJssel, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016

This restaurant looks very chic (expensive) but actually it isn't. The location and appear makes it look very classy and therefore we expected bad service and expensive/little food. However, when looking at the menu the prices already surprised us and after sitting down the staff was just nice and doing a good job. We did get 2 espresso's even though... More 

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Allingaabro, Denmark
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2016

We had a wonderful dinner at this place, sitting outdoor close to the harbour. We both had stirloin steaks, with potaskes an tomats salad. We ordered the Meat medium and it was grilled with perfektion. We recommend this restaurant and we are looking forward to visit again.

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

We always have lunch in this lovely restaurant when we visit Bardolino. This time we had a fabulous pasta dish of tagliatelle with ham and peas, and a rocket and tomato salad. Sounds a bit odd but it is delicious. Lunch for four with wine is about 85 euros really good value and fresh and authentic taste. There are lots... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 May 2016

Thoroughly enjoyed both lunch and dinner here. It's a large restaurant with both outdoor and indoor seating. It is just slightly off the main drag so easy to find. They have a a daily specials board which is a rarity in Bardolino so it makes a pleasant change. I had the sweetest Parma ham and melon followed by delicious lamb... More 

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 May 2016

Ate here as just wandering around Bardolino and saw the specials Location just a little bit back from the Harbor side - Lots of tables outside and also a selection inside Fodd selection excellent we went for Gnocchi with Prawns and Asparagus - loveley teh Gnocchi was samnll and prefectly formed adn vanished in your mouth the prawns were plump... More 

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2015

We were staying in Bardolino, Lake Garda, where there are many Italian Restaurants. This was our second year in a row we've been there, but we had never discovered this gem of a restaurant. We were told it was where the locals eat - we were'nt able to prove this, but so what, we had wonderful food there with excellent... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$16 - US$59
Cuisine
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Volto Commerciale 1 | Piazza Catullo, 37011, Bardolino, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Veneto  >  Province of Verona  >  Bardolino
  • Phone Number: +39 045 721 1837

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?