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US$4 - US$18
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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1.7 miles from Portsmouth Historic Dockyard
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Reviewed 12 December 2020

Jorge took good care of us and was at our table whenever we needed something. We had the Pica pau and the meat skewer and we couldn't reccommend them more.

Date of visit: December 2020
Reviewed 11 October 2020

Have eaten here three times so far and the food and service is excellent. The manager is very friendly and personal and will go out of his way to accommodate you and remembers everyone’s face whose visited. The is a wide variety of dishes from...More

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 8 October 2020

A booking of 4. It was my first visit. The menu was varied and appetizing. The Porto steak was recommended by one of my friends who is a regular customer. 3 of us ordered the ribeye steak, all in a different way. The other friend...More

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 18 September 2020

Parking nearby this restaurant is difficult but don't let it put you off. The food is good honest Portuguese and plenty of it. Bring your appetite!

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 12 September 2020

Our first visit as a larger group (6) since lockdown eased and have to say the service and food was exceptional as ever and the new location is wonderful and spacious. SO so glad this restaurant has survived the troubles and is back up and...More

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 11 August 2020

Went there on Sunday with family, it was great to see the chef Alison cooking up a storm for us, the food was lovely only thing that was a let down was the front of house staff, there were rude and dint pay any attention...More

Date of visit: April 2020
Reviewed 30 July 2020

Went to this restaurant whilst staying in Portsmouth for a couple of days. My wife loves fish dishes but I don’t. On checking there menu they looked like they cater for both of us. The restaurant is looking very tired, however you go to a...More

Date of visit: July 2020
Reviewed 21 July 2020 via mobile

We went here at the end of a long day moving house. We were after good quality no fuss food but also something different. That is exactly what we got. Friendly welcoming staff, varied menu and wonderfully cooked food. In particular our steaks were cooked...More

Date of visit: July 2020
Reviewed 14 March 2020 via mobile

Super Bock, Super Food, Super Staff. We have visited Porto Grill on numerous occasions and we have never been disappointed. The service is always brilliant if want a quick visit you can if you're on a more leisurely visit that can also be accommodated. You...More

Date of visit: March 2020
Reviewed 21 February 2020

This must be the 5th time we’ve visited, always going as a group of at least 4 with different family. The food and atmosphere are worth going back again and again for. The staff and owner are always very welcoming and with so many yummy...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Midweek it seems quiet but weekends and bank holidays i would advise booking
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  • Porto Grill A Taberna is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 4.5
    • Service: 4.5
    • Value: 4.5