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Il Portale

Piazza Ruffa | Vibo Valentia, 89861 Parghelia, Italy
+39 340 656 2096
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good32%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“pasta” (5 reviews)
“great food” (5 reviews)
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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Piazza Ruffa | Vibo Valentia, 89861 Parghelia, Italy
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food at Il Portale is great and so are the two waitresses working there. They work so hard but always with a friendly smile and a big hug on our last night. Thank you girls for many great nights. The owners however don't even...More

1  Thank eborsten63
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant has gone from strength to strength in the past few years since we have been visiting. The food is great, atmosphere intimate yet friendly, and the service excellent, thanks to the introduction of new staff - in particular thank you Betty and Greta!...More

1  Thank 844Dick
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Really enjoyed our dinner here, we had a mixed fish platter, pizza, pasta and house wine, all were excellent but the pizza was one of the best I've ever eaten. Waitress was very helpful and spoke excellent English. I would go back there tonight if...More

Thank FionaC08
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

We are here two nights. The service was great, the outdoor seating was very nice. Great food for all tastes. We wish we could have more room in our stomachs! The Italian sampler appetizer was FANTASTIC! Thank you for such hospitality. Alessandro from Villino Eleonora...More

Thank Justin M
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

We ate there few times during our stay at Parghelia. The waitress there was very nice and spoke English fluently. The food was good but a little too greasy. Opening hours wa quite strange (but probably common to less touristy places in South Italy): 12:00...More

1  Thank krzyk
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

Food was good but not Perfect. Service was very nice and helpfull. Free wifi. Nice local wine. 10 to 16 € for a meal.

Thank Karol M
Reviewed 30 October 2016

This was a real find. The service, food and wine were all excellent and we had several memorable meals here. Good variety on the menu as well as pizzas made in front of you in their pizza oven. This is a popular restaurant and it's...More

Thank Su M
Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

everything we ate, pizza and pasta was good. i think Davide's pizza was the best base i've ever had. he needs to work on the slicing part. :-) his passion and pizza base are top notch ! Luca the waiter was very nice and knowledgable....More

Thank Thorsbror
Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

We are now here the second Year- we love it!!! The food is fantastic, extremely attentive service, the best pizza ever- just go and enjoy ! We'll come back! For sure!

Thank hilkemolck
Reviewed 25 September 2016

Easily the best restaurant in Parghelia (and better than anywhere we ate in Tropea too). Mussels were delicious for starter, fresh pasta dishes were excellent and incredible pizza too. Local wines were very nice (and cheap!). Waiters were attentive and friendly - overall would highly...More

Thank D2491ZEmarkj
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza Ruffa | Vibo Valentia, 89861 Parghelia, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Calabria  >  Province of Vibo Valentia  >  Parghelia
  • Phone Number: +39 340 656 2096
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