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Al Porto Vecchio

175 Nelson Pl, Williamstown, Hobsons Bay, Victoria 3016, Australia
+61 3 9399 9105
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  • Excellent14%
  • Very good35%
  • Average21%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible17%
Travellers talk about
“risotto” (7 reviews)
“clean tidy” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, Australian
$$ - $$$
175 Nelson Pl, Williamstown, Hobsons Bay, Victoria 3016, Australia
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Not expecting five star cuisine - especially for the prices - but we were pleasantly surprised! Our pizza was delicious and generously covered in pineapple (a sore point with Hawaiian pizza lovers!!!) and the chicken and avocado pasta was tasty too. The room we were...More

Thank Maria G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We ate the beef ravioli in a creamy tomato sauce (one of the specials) and a beef porterhouse with pepper sauce. The whole lot excluding drinks was $33. The pasta desperately needed Parmesan for flavour but once our waitperson had delivered the food we didn’t...More

Thank MelbourneKaz
Reviewed April 8, 2018 via mobile

The food was tasteless. Could tell the chicken from the Parma was frozen and processed crumbs. Steak was cooked well but not nice. I ordered the garlic sauce, which was a tablespoon of raw garlic and the plate was covered in a cream sauce. The...More

Thank Superman73
Reviewed February 3, 2018

I ordered Lamb shanks with roast vegetables from the specials board but they decided to change my order without bothering to tell me. They sent plain steamed vegetables instead. The bland looking dry lamb shanks came with no sauce or gravy (what the!) which made...More

Thank Frances E
Reviewed January 25, 2018

Quaint building, very extensive menu of traditional Italian fare from bruschetta, Scallopini, pizza, pastas, risotto etc. I ordered the Titanic risotto which was very tasty although the risotto was a bit watery. They don't advertise BYO, but we just turned up with our own wine...More

Thank croftonMelbourne
Reviewed January 23, 2018

I would like to love this place, but there are some issues with the food and staff. Firstly, the wall menu has special meals of the day, but without prices. I asked the waitress if there were the $14 lunch time special meals and the...More

Thank platypus150
Reviewed December 3, 2017 via mobile

I hadn’t been for a while but wasn’t disappointed If they were any more laid back they’d fall over! But it’s great value and friendly service Steak sandwich super tender and a reasonable glass of Shiraz $20!

Thank potblak
Reviewed November 7, 2017 via mobile

Well how good is this restaurant at Williamstown The service is and the food is superb The six of us all had different meals and everybody was pleased with there choice Williamstown is just a short but interesting ferry ride down the Yarra River from...More

Thank Bruce M
Reviewed October 25, 2017 via mobile

Was hungry walking by and found this place, lamb shank was fantastic, steak was over cooked but I liked how they stir fried the veggies a little before they serve. The coffee was ok but the price was $14 for the lamb and $19 for...More

Thank Lester C
Reviewed September 21, 2017

nice day for fish and chips by the sea,beer battered whiting fillets with thick cut chips and salad for two was very good arrived fast were asked if we wanted to sit outside to savour the old buildings feel very good service would come back

Thank Douglas P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Italian, Pizza, Australian
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 175 Nelson Pl, Williamstown, Hobsons Bay, Victoria 3016, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Hobsons Bay  >  Williamstown
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9399 9105
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