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Porta Via

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Beverly Hills
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424 N Canon Dr, Beverly Hills, CA 90210-4820 (Brighton Way)
+1 310-274-6534
07:00 - 22:00
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Sun 09:00 - 21:00
Mon - Sat 07:00 - 22:00
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San Francisco, California
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477 reviews
335 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 164 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

We had a mediocre meal here. We started with the sautéed calamari, which really was calamari in a tomato sauce, not what we thought we were ordering, despite asking the bartender to describe it. The Sea bass special was overcooked, and the veal lasagna was just okay, though quite large. The Casanova di Neri Sangiovese was good. Service was so-so.... More 

Thank Gailyn63
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112 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2017

This place has a great breakfast - tasty and reasonably priced. This is where I go to met people on the city side of LA. Never rushed to get out and always good. So dependable that now it's my go-to place for lunch meetings as well. It never fails...

Thank feiden
Managua, Nicaragua
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35 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 January 2017

We had a wonderful time there, enjoyed a delicious food and a good wine, Old fashioned manhattan, in a great environment, the service did a great job making suggestions and being really kind.

Thank CarinaVML
Los Angeles, California
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86 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2017

This one of my go to spots, when out to dinner with my best friend. They always have a great fresh fish dish with braised kale or other fresh veggies. Very good wine list too. Fun for people watching if your lucky enough to get an outdoor table!

Thank Baffo1
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27 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016

We visit Porta Via often and have had consistently great experiences over the course of many years. The restaurant is conveniently located in Beverly Hills with easy parking in a lot directly across the street. If you are going for lunch, I highly recommend trying the daily soup. It is always dairy free, vegan, and very tasty. You should also... More 

Thank Keith R
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

There is a reason most of the tables were empty. Extremely poor extra slow service. In fact a child of about 8 years old escorted us to our table. & was going to take our drink order. Obviously, they ignore child labor laws. Ordered the penne bolegnese it was tasteless. They forgot the the basil, oregano & garlic. They need... More 

Thank Roxie P
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21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Loved the food! They not only make Italian good, but chicken, steaks and burgers. Pretty to sit outside too!

Thank thetrentongroup
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

Outdoor table was charming on a quiet Saturday morning in Beverly Hills. We had bloody marys/mimosas and breakfast, and everyone was happy with their food. I really enjoyed the Huevos Rancheros. Service was excellent.

Thank Becky H
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51 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

We had dinner on a Saturday evening, and the restaurant was not particularly busy. We ordered 2 appetizers, 2 main courses, and a bottle of wine. Only one appetizer showed up, and we had to ask twice for an ice bucket for the wine. After a while we asked again for the second appetizer, but instead we received the 2... More 

Thank JooChiat
Washington, DC
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270 reviews
181 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 299 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

In heart of Beverly Hills. Active sidewalk dining. Good food. Nice service and people. A little slow.

Thank DCroamer

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Italian, American
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
09:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 424 N Canon Dr, Beverly Hills, CA 90210-4820
    (Brighton Way)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Beverly Hills>  > Beverly Hills
  • Neighbourhood: Beverly Hills
  • Phone Number: +1 310-274-6534

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

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