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Portofinos Restaurant

Churchill House 12A Mosley Street | Newcastle Upon Tyne, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 1DE, England
+44 191 261 5512
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Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (83 reviews)
“potato skins” (38 reviews)
“cheesecake” (20 reviews)
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CUISINES
Pizza, Italian, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
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LOCATION
Churchill House 12A Mosley Street | Newcastle Upon Tyne, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 1DE, England
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1 - 10 of 824 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I came to eat with my husband on Friday, the food was delicious and the staff really friendly and attentive. I've been there before and I'm always positive about the quality of the food and the loving staff. They have finally changed the uniforms, very...More

Thank 1o9o7o1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really nice restaurant that me and my boyfriend went to, the staff were very friendly and welcoming and and the food was delicious! The place is described as cosy but I would disagree slightly due to the lay out of the restaurant. Still a lovely...More

Thank RPBuk
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very nearly didn’t go in because of the loud music in the entrance hall but we are glad that we did because the music inside is acceptable and the interior of this beautiful old building has the original old tiles on every wall and the...More

Thank Huw T
scott i, Public Relations Manager at Portofinos Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Many thanks for the review, Huw. We're incredibly pleased to hear how much you enjoyed dining with us.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We only had one night in Newcastle and chose this restaurant. it did not disappoint.Loved the interior of the building, the pleasant atmosphere, and friendly efficient staff. The menu is varied so something for everyone's taste. Would happily return.

Thank _bridget_phil
scott i, Public Relations Manager at Portofinos Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Many thanks for the review. It's great to hear how much you all enjoyed eating with us and that we were able to cater for you all

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went here for a Father's Day meal. We all enjoyed our food. Portions were just right - not small and not too large. Nice staff. Very good value if eating from the Sunday lunch menu, and the normal menu was not expensive either. The interior...More

Thank Shortie115
scott i, Public Relations Manager at Portofinos Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Many thanks for the review. It's great to hear how much you enjoyed your meals and appreciated the beauty of the building

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The staff were very friendly, food was great, we asked about the history of the building and the waiter was happy to tell us.

Thank twinsmum1988
scott i, Public Relations Manager at Portofinos Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Many thanks for the review. It's great to hear how much you enjoyed your emails and that the service was nice and friendly. We hope you found the history of the building interesting.

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Great food and very reasonably priced. The staff were extremely friendly and helpful. The restaurant is in a lovely historic building with lovely features. We will definitely return!

Thank Keith H
scott i, Public Relations Manager at Portofinos Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Many thanks for the review, Keith. We're pleased to hear how much you enjoyed dining with us and we look forward to seeing you again

Reviewed 12 June 2018

Came here for an evening meal with my girlfriend. We are fans of Italian food, and had wanted to visit this place for a while before we got the chance to. Beautiful exterior, and an even better interior, with great lighting and table arrangement. The...More

Thank t0mp0tts
scott i, Public Relations Manager at Portofinos Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Many thanks for the review, Tom. We're pleased to hear that on the whole you enjoyed your meals, found our staff to be friendly and that you appreciated our building. We will take on board your comments on the pizza bases.

Reviewed 11 June 2018

The most reasonably priced Italians and the foods really good would recommend booking if you are going on a night as this little place can get busy, however during the day you should be able to get a table. Toilets are a bit scary but...More

Thank meganodonnell21111
scott i, Public Relations Manager at Portofinos Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 12 June 2018

Many thanks for the review, Megan! Great to hear you enjoy dining with us and find us good value. Hope to see you soon

Reviewed 8 June 2018 via mobile

Visited here last night for the first time and was bowled over! Lovely historic setting, beautiful authentic Italian food and lovely staff - I didn’t have cash to leave a tip and felt so so guilty! I hope this review goes some way to make...More

Thank dollydevine
scott i, Public Relations Manager at Portofinos Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2018

Many thanks for the review and we're really pleased how much you enjoyed dining with us! Please don't feel guilty about the tip, the review​ does make up for it, and we hope to see again

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Response from Portofinos | Property representative |
Yes there is a happy Hour from 5pm until 7pm. weekdays.. and until 6pm Saturdays..
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$8 - US$40
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 21:00
Monday
12:00 - 22:30
Tuesday
12:00 - 22:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 22:30
Thursday
12:00 - 22:30
Friday
12:00 - 22:30
Saturday
12:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Churchill House 12A Mosley Street | Newcastle Upon Tyne, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 1DE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  Newcastle upon Tyne
  • Phone Number: +44 191 261 5512
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