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Ports of Italy

47 Commercial St, Across from Kalers, parking is in the back of the restaurant,enter from McKown Street, Boothbay Harbor, ME 04538-1826
+1 207-633-1011
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good18%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Seafood, Italian, Contemporary, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
47 Commercial St, Across from Kalers, parking is in the back of the restaurant,enter from McKown Street, Boothbay Harbor, ME 04538-1826
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Reviewed yesterday

Absolutely Amazing! We had friends visiting from Florida. He is Italian and he and his wife travel to Italy at least twice a year. They said the food was as good and as authentic as any they have had in Italy or anywhere in the...More

Thank Rick S
Reviewed yesterday

Great food, service, atmosphere and selections. We will return when we visit Booth Bay again. From the moment you arrive you will feel very pleased with your decision to have dinner here.

Thank Squawbrook
Reviewed 2 days ago

From the service, to the bread, main course and desert.... FANTASTIC. The waitstaff is from Italy, very attentive. We had 4 different dishes, and each was amazing. Dinner was relaxing, place was crowded. Make sure you have a reservation. It looks like it’s one of...More

Thank kate g
Reviewed 4 days ago

We come here year after year and always enjoy the food and the good service provided by Tony the waiter. The menu doesn't change much from year to year, but the veal dishes are always excellent and something you don't find everywhere. Also, the pastas....More

Thank Bi-coaster
Reviewed 4 days ago

This is a great restaurant. The food was high quality - the bread was "to die for". My husband and I are both italian and we thought every bite was authentic and delicious. They have an extensive wine list although the waitress we had was...More

Thank DTD715
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I believe it was the owner. They had a lot of tables available and would not sit us. He said it was over an hours of waiting time. I feel that it was because we were casual dressed. He will not even sit us at...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Who would think an outstanding Italian restaurant would be tucked away on the second floor above a t-shirt shop in downtown Boothbay Harbor? Google the back story of the owner, a former restauranter in NYC. I am the only non seafood person in our family...More

Thank Thomas H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just ok. Nothing special. Staff was nice but eating Italian in Boothbay Harbor was not my best decision

Thank WellTraveled51
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food was absolutely some of the best Italian I have had anywhere. We had two different entrees and a salad and it was plenty of food. The bread and olive oil was delicious as well. However, what was missing was the great service. It...More

Thank Steve S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Its time for my annual review of Ports of Italy with many excellent dinners in between. This place has always been a mystery to me. How did a classic Italian restaurant worthy of Central Park South ever find its way to the coast of Maine?...More

Thank gardner34285
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$35
Dinner, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 47 Commercial St, Across from Kalers, parking is in the back of the restaurant,enter from McKown Street, Boothbay Harbor, ME 04538-1826
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Mid Coast Maine  >  Boothbay Harbor
  • Phone Number: +1 207-633-1011
  • E-mail
Come and explore the cuisine of the Ports of Italy from our cozy restaurant on the waterfront in Boothbay Harbor.
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