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Porto's Bakery & Cafe

315 N Brand Blvd, Glendale, CA 91203-2303
+1 818-956-5996
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“potato balls” (144 reviews)
“cheese rolls” (73 reviews)
“cakes” (138 reviews)
Closes in 19 min
6:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m. Hours
Cafe, Cuban, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
315 N Brand Blvd, Glendale, CA 91203-2303
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I was meeting a close family friends son for the first time. We met at Portos. Got there early. I ordered a potato ball and turkey croissant sandwich and he ordered cheese danishes and Guava BBQ pork sandwich. We both had a drink that was...More

Thank StThomas C
Reviewed 3 days ago

Porto's is an amazing place but because of that there are HUGE crowds at most times. This makes it difficult to see what bakery items are in the glass cases so when you order you don't always get what you want. Long lines, and no...More

Thank ronwao
Reviewed 4 days ago

I have been enjoying this place for over 2 decades now and even after moving out of state I find myself driving to Porto's whenever I'm in Southern California. The long lines and crowded parking lot is a small price to pay to enjoy their...More

Thank AMAlayon
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

No one makes pastry, cakes, sandwiches, coffee like Porto's. Ok, ok the wait can be long, well worth it. My heart sings just going to pick up happiness for NorCal family. Btw fly them everytime on Southwest. Brought the flight crew some my last trip....More

Thank Robin H
Reviewed 5 days ago

Always a great place to stop and definitely have to share with relatives & friends. Don't miss the potato balls.

Thank jacquelene2016
Reviewed 5 days ago

Amazing selection of pastries, sandwiches, and hot potato balls! Best place for variety, freshness, and special occasion cakes! Have the potato balls, they are amazing!

Thank HawaiianIrishgirl
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Its a family owned business and the pastries, cakes, drinks and sandwiches are amazing. There is always a line no matter what time of the day you go. My favorite are spinach and cheese pastry, guava pastry.

Thank Roopali V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I dont think i wanna go back here again. The cheese rolls we're excellent, BUT, the place was so packed. Its too busy.

Thank mrkk25
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My friends invited me here as one of the most beloved bakeries in Glendale. And that was it! I liked it so much. I took an apple pie and this was maybe one of the most delicious pies i've ever had in my life. Clean...More

Thank usfacetime
Reviewed May 18, 2018

Went there for Lunch and the line moves fast, the food is always and consistently fresh...Parking is not bad but you have to pay

Thank travelshooter71
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Questions & Answers
Anna S
August 1, 2016|
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Response from Eryca S | Reviewed this property |
It depends on the store location, you have to call the location to know up to where they deliver. They accept orders on the phone and when you get to the store it's ready for pickup. They usually have long lines, so it's... More
July 11, 2015|
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Response from Arianna N |
They have meringues, and flourless chocolate cake. Also they have florentine cookies and coconut glaze balls I would ask about but I think no flour in those either.
February 18, 2015|
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Response from Evelina62 | Reviewed this property |
They do not have a delivery service.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
7:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
6:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
6:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
6:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
6:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
6:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
6:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 315 N Brand Blvd, Glendale, CA 91203-2303
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Glendale
  • Phone Number: +1 818-956-5996
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