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Portofino's

246 New Britain Rd, Kensington, CT 06037-1354
+1 860-826-6374
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Overview
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (17 reviews)
“caramel cake” (3 reviews)
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11:00 - 21:30 Hours
CUISINES
Italian
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
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LOCATION
246 New Britain Rd, Kensington, CT 06037-1354
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1 - 10 of 86 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

In the middle of a family reunion i never expected ,brother wayne from seattle took us back to this restaurant on his way into the city.My wife got fried mozz which was good ,and very filling The sea food was fresh and good and the...More

Thank myleswoods
Reviewed 13 March 2018

Four of us met there for a working business lunch. Fair sized crowd for a Monday lunchtime. Nice place and atmosphere. Seated right away without a reservation. Hostess was pleasant and reviewed the specials and took out drink orders. We were not rushed and noise...More

Thank gharrigan
Reviewed 25 January 2018 via mobile

Fried mozzarella and calamari as appetizers - nice size portions and good temperature. Becca had Shrimp Alla Casa, Bob had Shrimp, Clams and Scallops with linguine and I had Gnocchi Napoletana with red sauce. The portions were on the larger size and once again hot...More

Thank Chris J
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Had an ok meal at Portofino's. Nice small restaurant and friendly efficient waitstaff. Was unimpressed with the chicken marsala, the sauce was watery and overall the dish lacked flavor. Had a pasta in cheese /spaghetti sauce that was tasty, and the salad was good and...More

Thank USR1
Reviewed 2 October 2017

The food here is very good Italian. The atmosphere is pleasant and like most fine Italian Restaurants. I usually eat Italian in New Haven, New York City or home. But I would choose this restaurant when I am in New Britain. I've picked up take...More

Thank Laxmom421
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

We had traveled all the way from Colchester to go to dinner at Baltic, the Polish restaurant, but it was closed for the Labor Day weekend (should have verified before we made the 35-mile trip!). My husband said to check Trip Advisor as long as...More

Thank MaMaFee
Reviewed 29 August 2017

We just finished an escape in room down the street and wanted to grab food quick. Found this place via google search and decided to walk there and try it. one of the group was a vegetarian so italian was a good choice. We were...More

Thank SherlockMiles
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

We have visited Portofino's a number of times and they continue to deliver top quality meals and service. Time and time again they impress us with incredible customer service and an attentive approach to presentation of the meals. We can't say enough good things about...More

Thank kdhill84
Reviewed 18 August 2017

Overall, we had a very good dinner. On the Thursday evening we dined, the restaurant was crowded. However, they were able to fit my friend and me in at a table for two. We ordered from their Specials Menu for $20.17 for five courses. For...More

Thank Pleasuretraveler
Reviewed 8 August 2017

We decided to give this place a try. Wow very impressed. The food was a great and the house chianti was very good. The staff and owners were very nice and didn't rush us along. It was a very nice relaxing evening out for us,...More

Thank Brandy S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 20:00
Monday
11:00 - 20:30
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:30
Saturday
11:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 246 New Britain Rd, Kensington, CT 06037-1354
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Kensington
  • Phone Number: +1 860-826-6374
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