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“Nice family run restaurant”
Review of Al Porticciolo

Al Porticciolo
Ranked #26 of 29 Restaurants in San Leone
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Good for: Child-friendly
Dining options: Dinner, After-hours, Lunch, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
wollongong, australia
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21 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
“Nice family run restaurant”
Reviewed 11 June 2014

Good pizzas at reasonable prices. Excellent service. Very clean. Recommended. Wine and beer reasonably priced.

  • Visited June 2014
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Thank seeker52
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Gramsbergen, The Netherlands
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109 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
“very nice family restaurant, quality food at decent prices”
Reviewed 21 November 2013

In San Leone there are more than enough places to eat, we found this place to be the one serving nice fresh food at a decent price, with servants that really are happy when you enjoy your meal!
The fresh pizzas are a real treat, this restaurant has a very good cook!

(We even returned one night for a takeway pizza, which also was delicious)
Beware: most dishes are BIG, if you're a small enjoyer, ask for a small portion

  • Visited November 2013
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Thank sto7
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Cornwall, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
“Overall the Best in Town”
Reviewed 14 October 2013

We found this restaurant one evening and had a lovely meal. Once we had "engaged" the waiter he was friendly and helpful, as were the owners. We had several meals here and by our last evening we felt like locals.

The food and service were consistently good and we would have no hesitation in returning if we were in the area.

Excellent atmosphere and well used by the locals.

  • Visited September 2013
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Thank ToadHampshire_UK
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colchester, UK
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23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
“What a disappointment!”
Reviewed 5 September 2013

We visited San Leone after more than 3 years (and needless to say this town is in urgent need of care and attention) and decided to dine at Al Porticciolo, unfortunately for us it was a horrible experience. We ordered pizzas and pasta dishes, one was spaghetti with Vongole which was tasteless to say the least, the other dish was Spaghetti Al Porticciolo which was supposed to contain a mix of mussels and other shellfish, but the only resemblance of fish was empty shells and not taste, I must add that the pasta was raw, the chef must have dentures and perhaps forgot to put them on that day....
Service was non-existent, our waiter was either seriously disinterested in his job or feeling lackadaisical although he became quite "alive" when we paid our bill and waiting with anticipation his tip, which I am sorry to say he didn't get.
Avoid at all cost this restaurant for the quality of ingredients, poor culinary execution and rude service. This is not a restaurant but a tourist trap.

  • Visited August 2013
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London, United Kingdom
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74 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
“Al Porticciolo”
Reviewed 14 August 2013

Friendly restaurant run by two brothers who oversee everything. Good service, nice atmosphere and good food reasonably priced.

Visited August 2013
Thank Juwit57
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