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Calle Puerta del Mar 2, 29780 Nerja, Spain
+34 952 52 41 97
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Granada, Spain
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206 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Right next to the balcone d'Europe we were lucky to get a table on the edge of the terrace and could people watch whilst enjoying some simple Italian food. I had a lasagne with prawns and my wife had a salad. Both were delicious and a great change from fried fish, delicious as that can be. The bill was very... More 

Thank Mike B
Brisbane, Australia
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45 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I dropped in late morning for a drink and an opportunity to soak up the views and I have to say they are magnificent. Especially on a cool, clear February morning. Along with probably 50% of the other tables we were there just for drinks so we didn't eat but many around us were and the food... More 

Thank BBear99
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visit Portofino every time we're in Nerja. Their pizzas are fantastic - best washed down with a cold glass of beer! We usually opt for the Diavola or the Portofino pizzas, and they never disappoint. We have always found the staff to be friendly and attentive, and none more so than Stefano, who tonight could not do enough to... More 

Thank Tanith C
Orpington, United Kingdom
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110 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

They left us for ages and we had trouble getting a menu. We were chatting to friends so we were't over bothered by this, but eventually I had to make a fuss to order a drink and the meal. When the meal arrived it was good - seafood linguine, We had a lovely view over the sea from our outside... More 

Thank juliaelizabethann
Orpington, United Kingdom
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48 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

We visited Portofino for lunch today. Waited a while to be asked for drinks order, and a good 20-minutes for food order. We asked numerous times if we could order, but we're ignored. Eventually the food and drinks turned up after waiting an unacceptable amount of time. The staff a rude and arrogant especially the lady in charge. Food was... More 

1 Thank DaveTun
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

I've been coming to Nerja for almost 7 years now and I have never missed a meal at Portofino! The views are amazing, the food is spectacular and my favourite are the staff. They always greet me with a hug and kiss, they remember my favourite drink and dish (pizza diavola) although I usually surprise them by trying something new!... More 

Thank Stefano G
Bridgend, United Kingdom
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31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

We have been coming to Nerja for four years... Sometimes twice a year and have only visited this restaurant once where my other half had a lovely pizza. So yesterday, wanting to repeat his culinary delight, we returned to sit in the warm sun and enjoy a meal and a glass of wine. Being November, it was very VERY quiet... More 

1 Thank peethomas
Toronto, Canada
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53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016

We were on our honeymoon in Nerja 45 years ago and back then we wanted to have a meal on the terrace. Unfortunately, it was booked then. I think the restaurant still has the same name and it still serves Italian food. On a return visit to Nerja, we made a point to eat here. The outside terrace was full... More 

Thank Murray S
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016

We had a lovely meal sat on the edge of the terrace looking out over the sea. The staff were great and the food was delicious. The children's menu also got the thumbs up from our daughter.

Thank disconuts
Leicester, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016

Went for breakfast, greeting was poor. Sat outside to eat, the view from this restaurant is fantastic. Food is good, different breakfast choices from your usual full english.

1 Thank Hannnxx

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, View, Kids, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Puerta del Mar 2, 29780 Nerja, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  Nerja
  • Phone Number: +34 952 52 41 97

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?