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The Portage Italian Bistro

€€ - €€€Italian,
440 Couchiching Point Rd, Orillia, Ontario L3V 6P8, Canada
+1 705-327-0672
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good28%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible10%
25 Oct 2018
“Our SmallGroup Likes this Place”
17 Sep 2018
“Delicious Lasagna”
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Italian, Canadian
€€ - €€€
440 Couchiching Point Rd, Orillia, Ontario L3V 6P8, Canada
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Reviewed 25 October 2018

We were a group of five for dinner some of us know the staff very well by now and get great service. The Italian food is usually great and we enjoy our diner.

Date of visit: October 2018
Reviewed 17 September 2018

We had a small group but even though the restaurant was busy we had very good service. Several of us ordered the Lasagna Special with Caesar Salad and enjoyed both.

Date of visit: September 2018
Reviewed 19 November 2017

We were invited by a friend who eats here often. Service was good even though the restaurant was very busy for a Friday night.

Date of visit: November 2017
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Had dinner on a Friday evening. Arrived at 5:45 and we were the only people in the dining room! Italian food was very good, but as the restaurant is attached to a hotel, it was somewhat overpriced. Very nice atmosphere and very attentive service. (Again,...More

Date of visit: July 2017
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Reviewed 19 June 2017

We were a small group looking for a different place to dine. This restaurant had a reasonable menu with Italian and Canadian dishes. It was not too busy and service was good.

Date of visit: June 2017
1  Thank PLESLIE23
Reviewed 28 May 2017

They didn't cater to children. No kids menu, yet attached to a "family" motel. Everything we asked for was either not on the menu, they were out of it, or they couldn't change any requests. We had a table for 6...waited for 20 minutes (only...More

Date of visit: May 2017
1  Thank Noreen29
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

My wife and I go to the Portage Italian Bistro quite often. And have always enjoyed the food and service. Craig, the chef, is amazing! Always serves up a culinary delight!

Date of visit: May 2017
1  Thank claude s
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Full breakfast. Nothing to get excited about but OK for Bacon eggs sausage and so on to start the day

Date of visit: April 2017
Thank 402alw
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Marvelous dining quaint and comfy . Marie greeted us with a smile and the dinner party just flowed . Food and Drink was very enjoyable. The Chef is top notch. Tasty treat attached to Best Western Plus Hotel. Marvelous Combination. Cheers A A and Family

Date of visit: April 2017
Thank 482andrew2015
Reviewed 22 February 2017

The service was ok, but the special valentines menu was not explained to us....we understood that it was a 3 course meal for a set price....at the bottom of the menu, if you ordered the platter for two item, (same meals) you would save $10....N-O-T....we...More

Date of visit: February 2017
Thank carol r
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8 May 2015|
Response from OrilliaAnnie | Reviewed this property |
I would not go there in the evening, especially Mother's Day without a reservation. You might also like Era 67 on the main street (Mississauga St.) in Orillia. I understand they have recently changed their menu and it is... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$25
Italian, Canadian
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 440 Couchiching Point Rd, Orillia, Ontario L3V 6P8, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Orillia
  • Phone Number: +1 705-327-0672
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