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Portofino Ristorante West

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$$ - $$$
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12851 W Bell Rd Ste 15, Surprise, AZ 85378-9602
+1 623-583-1931
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Closed
Hours:
Sun 11:30 - 20:00
Tue - Thu 11:30 - 20:00
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 21:00
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106 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lunch on Valentines Day was great. Ordered off special menu. Portofinos is always good with great service, cloth napkins, flowers on the table, clean and affordable prices for that Special dining experience.

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Thank Jim D
Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
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95 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Went with 3 other couples for Valentine dinner. Was looking forward to their seafood linguine, but only a special menu was available for the special night. Did try the clam linguine with marinara sauce. The borchetta was first served and it was good. Linguine was good, with lots of clams. Sauce could have used some more garlic for my taste,... More 

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Thank Donn T
Surprise, Arizona
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172 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Four of us ate here on my birthday, December 24. Because of the holiday, they had a limited menu, but we all found something to eat. The food was good, and so was the service. We interacted with the table behind us, which had a new born December baby whose mother was also born in December.

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Thank ALT44
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88 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I went there with a fairly large group in private room. The service was very slow. They just didn't seem to know how to handle a group. The whole menu was available and that added to the problem. And i wasn't impressed with the food at all.

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Thank Wdilda
Surprise, Arizona
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38 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

They are always very attentive and you can not go wrong with anything you order. You can go there for a special night or just if you want great dining.

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Thank SuzyBlairMiller
Surprise, AZ
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402 reviews
234 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 113 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We like to support local independent restaurants that are family-owned. This is a friendly place with good (not spectacular) food. On Friday and Saturday nights there is music. The restaurant was recently remodeled, and it looks nice, with tablecloths, soft lighting, etc. Very enjoyable!

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Thank lotsagoldens
Surprise, Arizona
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257 reviews
203 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 January 2017

We have reviewed this restaurant some time ago. We went again yesterday, and it still a wonderful little family owned restaurant in a strip mall, across from Sun City West. Genaro (Jerry) was our waiter-AGAIN, and he does such a wonderful job. To start the service with Bruschetta to snack on while looking at the menu. They have a wide... More 

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Thank retireddl
Silverdale, Washington
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79 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

Walking in my first impression was that the place was a bit dark and had a slight but peculiar odor.... perhaps an old carpet. But the service was top notch, the prices reasonable, and the food was very good. A good number of entree choices and beverages. I'd go there again.

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Thank PaulTraveler79
Surprise, Arizona
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83 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

I have been going to this restaurant for so many years and never disappointed. The atmosphere is great, wonderful food and service. Generally you can get a coupon for a discount on the meal in the local papers. I hope they continue to operate the same way for many years. This place is a real gem in the desert area... More 

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Lake Tomahawk, Wisconsin
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15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2016

.the menu is varied and reasonably priced with many Italian specialties, like osso bucco, several veal choices, outstanding Italian dressing and a crisp salad , and a great wine selection. Our favorite restaurant....

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Thank Andy H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 20:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 20:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 20:00
Thursday
11:30 - 20:00
Friday
11:30 - 21:00
Saturday
11:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12851 W Bell Rd Ste 15, Surprise, AZ 85378-9602
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Surprise
  • Phone Number: +1 623-583-1931

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