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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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Cavolo Nero
Tuscan kale, shaved sunchoke & watermelon radish, chile-garlic crostini, parmigiano reggiano, lemon-garlic dressing
Three Trees
Radicchio, Belgian endive & arugula w/ roasted prosciutto, toasted almonds, pear, rosemary-shallot vinaigrette
Hydroponic bibb lettuce, apricot vinaigrette, gorgonzola, roasted walnuts
Citrus zest, rosemary, fennel seed
Garlic, rosemary, sea salt, extra virgin olive oil
Bufala mozzarella, arugula pesto, roasted beets, walnut oil, grilled bread
Pan-Roasted Day Boat Octopus
Fingerling potatoes, capers, garlic, fennel, chervil, parsley, lemon, extra virgin olive oil
Formaggi E Salumi
Selection of Italian cheeses & cured meats
Just Formaggi
Selection‎ of Italian cheeses
San marzano tomatoes, garlic, oregano, extra virgin olive oil
Mary Maria
Potatoes, rosemary, garlic, olives, caramelized onions, chile flakes, extra virgin olive oil
Mark & Rita
San marzano tomatoes, vegan mozzarella, vegan parmigiano, garlic, dried oregano, basil, extra virgin olive oil
San marzano tomatoes, fresh mozzarella, parmigiano reggiano, basil, extra virgin olive oil
Lars & the Real Girl
Fresh mozzarella, taleggio, pecorino romano, oregano, extra virgin olive oil
Guanciale, parmigiano reggiano, roasted egg, parsley, black pepper, extra virgin olive oil
San marzano tomatoes, fresh mozzarella, garlic, arugula, truffle oil
Autumn Betty
Wild mushrooms, garlic, goat cheese, truffle pecorino, thyme, walnut oil
Italian Stallion
San marzano tomatoes, fresh mozzarella, gorgonzola, sweet Italian sausage, long hots
Dr. Robert
San marzano tomatoes, broccoli rabe, luganega sausage, garlic, mozzarella, chile flakes, extra virgin olive oil
Roast Pork
Broccoli rabe, chile, garlic, caciocavallo
Italian Brisket
Roasted‎ long hots, gorgonzola picante
Ham Bomb
Prosciutto‎ cotto, robiola, plum lemon mustard
Fennel, radicchio, capers, lemon
Fresh mozzarella, slow roasted tomatoes, basil, extra virgin olive oil
We’ve got these things if you want them. They’ll come out in little ramekins or on small plates.
Bread w/ Olive Oil
Calabrian Chiles
Long Hots
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Italian, Bar, Pizza
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
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All reviews pizza salad octopus meatballs pie bread picnic tables san marzano tomatoes long wooden tables family style stone pony fun atmosphere thin crust cool place outside seating large party thursday night
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

read the reviews on here .. was looking forward to giving it a try... it was avg. at best.. pizza was just ok .. gave it a try but would not go back again

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank craig D
Reviewed December 27, 2018 via mobile

Every pizza is good. The crust is amazing. Dip it in the evoo that is used to make the pizzas. Delicious.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Kmas2006
Reviewed December 22, 2018

Met two girlfriends here for late-ish drinks and dinner. The food and service were good. But at 9:45 I realized that the meter had run out - my friend had paid and I didn't realize she had only paid for an hour. I went out,...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank travelgirl88
Reviewed November 25, 2018

You should go here, because the food is delicious. Probably the best pizza crust (and pizza) anywhere, and I've been everywhere on the planet. The salads are great too (we ordered the Bibb salad, which is large, but we ordered a second one too). If...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Rich G
Reviewed November 22, 2018

First I want to start by saying that the place by day is a family style pizza restaurant and good food. With that being said, on the weekends the place turns into a club by night. This review is at how poorly the "bouncers" handle...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank JoeNac90
Reviewed November 17, 2018

Nice layout, relaxed atmosphere. . Picnic tables set up inside to accommodate any size party. Very rustic, yet with a beach theme. Lots of doors (Porta) all around. Very well done.Food was good, on the pricey side, but it was good. Servers were very attentive....More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank sunny45
Reviewed November 13, 2018 via mobile

If I can give this place a 0 I would. Horrible place...do not support this establishment...read the reviews they are exactly as the incident that happened saturday night so must be the norm there. After speaking with many people, ..it actually happened to them. My...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Joan P
Reviewed November 6, 2018

This place never fails to satisfy. The last two trips we had bibb salad which recently was added to the menu. Amazing salad good to share with a friend or enjoy alone. The pizzas are so good as well, they are even listed in 3...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank johnkQ3662ZI
Reviewed October 31, 2018

Called in for lunch at Porta which is very near the Stone Pony. Pizzas were excellent and service was good. Would recommend a stop off here. As we were here on a Monday out of season we didn't need to book but would imagine that...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Vee50
Reviewed October 26, 2018 via mobile

Best meatballs ever! Great bartenders and all around good place. We enjoy Porta for lunch and dinner and weekly.

Date of visit: October 2018
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