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Portofinos Restaurant Wellington CBD

33 Customhouse Quay | Waterfront, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
+64 4-499 5060
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good42%
  • Average19%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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“bread” (4 reviews)
“chicken” (2 reviews)
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Italian, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
33 Customhouse Quay | Waterfront, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I wanted to enjoy sitting out on the patio writing some letters having a light snack and a couple of glasses of wine. They were attentive but not all over you. The prices were reasonable and the wine selection was good. Think I might head...More

Thank ItalyBoundAgain
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food here was incredible! We also had great service and an amazing view of the harbor, The restaurant had no issues with our substitutions and the food was delicious. Highly recommend.

1  Thank Meira E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were a party of six arriving on a busy evening in the beginning of january, but we had no problem getting a table since they have a large dining area. Our waitress was reasonably good, serviceminded and quick, but she forgot to ask what...More

1  Thank Rune D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had been here a couple of times over the years and was always pleased with what I had experienced so was quite looking forward to some nice food and wine. Was quite disappointed though while the food was ok the staff were very inconsistent in...More

1  Thank Q8926NWchrist
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited as a party of 5 and was really impressed with portofinos. From the moment we arrived the staff were helpful and the food that arrived was delicious...party of mixed vegetarian and meat eaters was not a problem as there was plenty of choice for...More

1  Thank Jaq F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Not a brilliant dining experience. It began with the table next to ours having an argument with the waiter. Apparently their food took 45 minutes to arrive. The waiter disputed this. Ours did arrive promptly. Most of it uneaten as not very nice. Over cooked...More

1  Thank Danielle B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place was so good last year I came back this year! Some of the best pasta I have eaten! Great location and the staff and service was great.

1  Thank TinaLB1975
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A nice little find in the dockside area of Wellington, just off the main drag. Hopped in un-accounced on a cold, windy day (average for Wellington apparently) and was greeting warmly by the courteous and friendly staff. Had a great little meal and some great...More

1  Thank barrye09
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Really had a great meal here. They have gluten free pasta that I tried and it was excellent. The service was also outstanding. Great location on the harbor too.

1  Thank dljhk
Reviewed 26 November 2017

This restaurant is in a great location right on the waterfront in Wellington. The service is excellent. The food was very good. We both ordered pasta dishes, and bread all of which were very good. We lingered over a couple of glasses of wine for...More

1  Thank canada777-1207
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 03:00
11:00 - 03:00
11:00 - 03:00
11:00 - 03:00
11:00 - 03:00
11:00 - 03:00
11:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 33 Customhouse Quay | Waterfront, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Greater Wellington  >  Wellington
  • Phone Number: +64 4-499 5060
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