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“Decent food ans great location”
Review of O Magazin

O Magazin
Ranked #7 of 33 Restaurants in Portofino
Cuisines: Italian, Mediterranean
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Good for: Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Reservations
Milan, Italy
Level 4 Contributor
23 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
“Decent food ans great location”
Reviewed 2 June 2014 via mobile

The location is amazing ob the beach/ marina of portofino
The set up is very decent and chic/ no over deco
The menu variety is good
We had caprese salad/ mozzarella not the best quality but ok
We hd past with pesto/ it was good
We had fish in oven/ that was really good
Nice experience and food

1 Thank Ouss12345
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English first
Level 6 Contributor
544 reviews
298 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 155 helpful votes
“Great food and service, plus”
Reviewed 29 May 2014

The food and wine here were very good, as was the location right off the water. A bonus was discovering that the owners sell excellent olive oil that they produce themselves, as well as other food products

  • Visited May 2014
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Thank mrsirin
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Daniel Island, South Carolina
Level 4 Contributor
29 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
“Amazing lunch spot”
Reviewed 6 May 2014

Short and sweet. Incredible fritto misto (mixed fried fresh seafood) containing prawns, anchovies, calamari, etc....Delish house white wine (vermentino) was a perfect pairing. My wife had veal scallopini with an incredible buerre blanc sauce. Sitting outside by the cove of Portofino is heaven on Earth. Look no further for your go to lunch spot.

  • Visited April 2014
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1 Thank Vandymdmph
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Chester-le-Street, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
21 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
“Fabulous food, beautiful setting”
Reviewed 29 March 2014

Had a stunning meal here with my wife. It was our first night in Portofino and we were tired from travelling so were happy to go with our waiters recommendations. Simply the most delicious pasta and prawns I have ever tasted......and everything else was delicious too (try the Moscato wine with amaretti biscotti for dessert!). The local wine is also worth trying. An absolute gem, and worth every penny.

  • Visited March 2014
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1 Thank Ian R
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Jersey, United Kingdom
Level 5 Contributor
52 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
“Great location, shame about the food”
Reviewed 15 February 2014

We had walked past this restaurant a few times and decided to stay for lunch one day but will probably not return to be honest. The location is beautiful, directly on the quayside and the menu choice is quite extensive, however the food we had was very disappointing - I chose a simple Salad Nicoise but the tomatoes were bland, the boiled eggs had black rings around the yolks, the tuna was dry and it bore no resemblance to any other Salad Nicoise I have ever eaten - and I have eaten many in both the South of France and Italy. My husband chose a seafood pasta dish which he said was not good - and he is much more easily pleased than I am. There was virtually no choice of wine by the glass and the service, if not actually unfriendly, was a bit brusque. I see there are lots of great reviews so maybe we just had a bad day which is a shame but in my opinion there are better places to eat in Portofimo.

  • Visited June 2013
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2 Thank Susan T
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