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1366 S Main St, Salinas, CA 93901-2109
+1 831-753-0797
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good57%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“portobellos” (3 reviews)
“sandwiches” (6 reviews)
“salad” (11 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1366 S Main St, Salinas, CA 93901-2109
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I've gone during the week and weekends. Weekends it is very busy. Great coffee, with a refill station. Bacon Quiche is awesome,good potatoes. My daughter has an egg and potatoes. Have not sat out on patio but for a sunny warm day it looks perfect.

Thank Julia G
Reviewed January 1, 2018 via mobile

Broadway Bingo food concession the Broadway Cafe is owned and operated by Portobellos. The side salads are awesome. Staff is very accommodating and appreciative!

Thank KimHall831Realtor
Reviewed November 9, 2017 via mobile

Went for breakfast at the new location. It was every bit as good as before. Originally they were not going to serve full breakfasts. I’m so glad they changed their mind. It opens at 8 and the menu is almost like before with daily specials.

1  Thank Anne S
Reviewed June 5, 2017 via mobile

We recently had a event that we needed finger sandwiches, salads and desserts, so, we hired portobello's. Wow, they put together some delicious sandwiches on Foccacia bread, turkey and cheese and roast beef and cheese, everyone raved about them. Also, their salads were delicious, special...More

1  Thank ToshaMontereyCA
Reviewed May 22, 2017

A friend wanted to try Portobello's again, even though the prior review was, um, less than favorable. Over my protests, we went back. I was pleasantly surprised. I had a burger again, with the intent of speaking to the manager if it were served the...More

2  Thank User_Default
Reviewed May 2, 2017

Delicious foods- creative rolls and sandwiches. Snack bites are also of great variety. The Restaurant will cater out for functions- they did at the neighboring Zeph's for a recent event! Reasonably priced menu.

1  Thank Karetomuch
Reviewed February 13, 2017

We have breakfast here at least once a week. Food is always fresh and delicious. They have new items on the menu board each day, Lunch is buffet.

1  Thank Vikinggirl327
Reviewed February 1, 2017 via mobile

Portabellos has some of the best salads in town! Easy access to highway 68 and a short distance from hwy 101 off ramp (Mnty peninsula exit) and the deserts are excellent too! Everything is made in house. Large selection of salads, probably 10-12 on a...More

1  Thank smwnyl
Reviewed January 22, 2017 via mobile

The food prices went up, when this owner took over the food concession stand. The available food products changed. Most changes were not good. Gone was the bone in chicken wings, baked potatoes and a few other popular items. At least, they supply the prepackaged...More

Thank KimHall831Realtor
Reviewed January 17, 2017

We usually get breakfast after church, always tasty specials and service is great and we often run into friends.

Thank Howard C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Drinks, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Seating, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1366 S Main St, Salinas, CA 93901-2109
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Salinas
  • Phone Number: +1 831-753-0797
Everything is made in-house, the greens and vegetables are all fresh, sustainable and locally sourced and the specials change daily.
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