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Portabello's of Kennett Square

115 W State St, Kennett Square, PA 19348-3020
+1 610-925-4984
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Overview
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good18%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“mushroom crepe” (42 reviews)
“veal” (40 reviews)
“portobellos” (24 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
115 W State St, Kennett Square, PA 19348-3020
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Reviewed February 13, 2018 via mobile

Like the great Michelin Starred restaurants in Europe, Portobello’s is worth a special trip - it is so outstanding. As grandfather in a three generation family celebration with seven diners, I got to taste most of the menu. Among the starters, my favorites were the...More

Thank Mark W
Reviewed February 8, 2018

Had not been to Portabello's for a while, so wanted to see if it had changed. Clearly popular as the place was already packed by 6:30pm on a Friday night. Overall good, but a mix of some very good and some dishes missing the mark....More

1  Thank IamBootsdog
Reviewed February 3, 2018

Bitter cold outside but warm and friendly inside. The chef worked the small dining area to check in on the customers. The hostess was right there to assist with sourcing some wine and the wait staff managed food delivery to correspond with the return of...More

Thank robert h
Reviewed January 26, 2018

Over the past few years Portobello's has become my go to place in Kennett Square. The food is always fresh, seasonal and excellently prepared. Everything from the State Street Burger to the Steak and Veal Dishes are prepared fish and cooking to order. Seasonal menu...More

Thank John C
Reviewed January 17, 2018

This is a restaurant gem! Everyone thought their entrees were the most tasteful they've ever had - a vegetable/pasta medley, a delicate salmon, sea bass and veal. You will never find a better mushroom soup (you will regret not ordering the large size!). This was...More

1  Thank Bobolina2014
Reviewed January 14, 2018

This restaurant is outstanding in every way, from the warm welcome upon arrival to the atmosphere, service and delicious food. I am always charmed by a restaurant like this that has a menu with so many intriguing choices that it's hard to decide what to...More

Thank karen0706
Reviewed January 13, 2018 via mobile

Great service, great food. Definitely start your meal with the roasted mushroom soup. How wrong can you then go with Portabellos stuffed with crab. The others were all happy with their lunches as well and also raved over dessert. Also have great iced teas brewed...More

Thank chenamoose
Reviewed January 1, 2018

Kennett Square is a great little food town, and Portabellos's is a very solid choice. My husband and I ordered the mushroom crepe, mushroom soup, oysters, stroganoff, crispy duck, and for dessert salted caramel cake and pomegranate cheesecake. Everything was good but we would most...More

1  Thank MN_on_the_road
Reviewed December 29, 2017

I read a lot of reviews on trip advisor prior to eating at Portabello's. I was a bit disappointed that it did not live up to my expectations.The mushroom soup was not very good at all. It was somewhat bland and had a gel-like consistency,rather...More

1  Thank Ed W
Reviewed December 22, 2017 via mobile

You must have reservations for Portobellos; we sat by the door and saw several people turned away. And I also recommend getting an appetizer (which is appropriately sized and not a meal in itself) because the wait for your entree can seem terribly long. However,...More

Thank neadods
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Butterfly7424
November 3, 2017|
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Response from traveldoc2011 | Reviewed this property |
Dress is casual. I would think that intact jeans with a nice shirt would be fine.
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Butterfly7424
November 3, 2017|
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Response from Lynnobl | Reviewed this property |
A little fancier
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August 31, 2017|
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Response from Bob S | Reviewed this property |
I agree with all - call the restaurant. I would not trust their web site to be up to date.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$7 - US$29
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Tuesday
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Wednesday
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Thursday
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Friday
11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Saturday
11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 115 W State St, Kennett Square, PA 19348-3020
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Kennett Square
  • Phone Number: +1 610-925-4984
  • E-mail
Description
Located in the heart of historic Kennett Square, Portabello's has something for everyone. Chef Owner, Brett Hulbert's menus offer tempting selections for lunch and dinner! Amazing burgers, artisan soups and sandwiches along with signature dishes which include, Firecracker Shrimp, Mushroom Crepes, Crispy Duck, Short Rib Stroganoff & Shellfish Fra diavolo! Come visit us...we look forward to cooking for you!
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