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8233 Firestone Blvd, Downey, CA 90241-4842
+1 562-862-8888
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“potato balls” (55 reviews)
“pastry” (30 reviews)
“cheese rolls” (22 reviews)
Open Now
6:30 AM - 8:30 PMAll hours
Cafe, Cuban, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
8233 Firestone Blvd, Downey, CA 90241-4842
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This is a bakery/cafe that offers the experience of an amusement park/roller coaster ride line! What a packed house of conversation, food, and pastries. This was my first visit and it was a fabulous one at that. All of the items I tried were excellent....More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We will be returning! We sere in a hurry running errands and stopped by PORTO'S because it was convenient. However, after eating there, we will return even if it is not convenient. We had ham and cheese omelets on croissant. Excellent!! We must have lucked...More

Thank JOHN M
Reviewed 1 week ago

The lineups are daunting at first but it is totally worth the wait. Your taste buds will explode with flavor, no matter what you eat. Everything is all fresh ingredients and the best ingredients. A real taste experience. We went for breakfast, took pastries for...More

Thank Raroboy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It is no wonder people have been talking about this place. This is a family-owned business. When you pass down your secret recipe to your family, the tradition would continue on for generations. They also say that once you’ve tasted what they have, you would...More

Thank Hexelspixels
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Excellent food and coffee! It gets extremely crowded at this location and the parking is difficult so you must plan your visit strategically. Workers are helpful and friendly. The lines are well organized. The prices are super reasonable!

Thank Mary W
Reviewed 8 September 2017

I had high expectations of this Porto's location after recently visiting the Porto's in Buena Park. I was very disappointed due to the limited seating and massive, out the door crowd. People form a queue that is so long it extends far past the entrance....More

Thank vegout2
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Don't let the long lines keep you away it's well worth it. You can't go wrong with the potato balls or guava pastries or the sandwiches are always on point. If it's a cake your looking for try the 3 leches.

Thank edwardbP8555KV
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Yummy!! We often go to grab pastries and for weekend breakfast sandwiches, be prepare to wait in line there is always a long line

Thank Soir2012
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

The food at Porto's is good and the prices are reasonable. The biggest drawback is that there are different windows for different things. This means that you order and then have to go to separate windows to collect your items. It's not a huge thing...More

Thank Fecklesstraveler
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

The place no doubt has quality pasties and sandwiches .. other items as well however expect high wait times and super long lines which makes this place a once in a while visit for me being that there are other options in Downey like Tropicana...More

Thank DAN P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
6:30 AM - 8:30 PM
6:30 AM - 8:30 PM
6:30 AM - 8:30 PM
6:30 AM - 8:30 PM
6:30 AM - 8:30 PM
6:30 AM - 8:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8233 Firestone Blvd, Downey, CA 90241-4842
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Downey
  • Phone Number: +1 562-862-8888
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