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Chuflay Restaurant at Belmond Splendido Mare

Piazza Martiri Olivetta, 1/1/A, 16034 Portofino, Italy
+39 0185 267801
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good20%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Piazza Martiri Olivetta, 1/1/A, 16034 Portofino, Italy
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Located in the middle of the piazetta in Portofino you have a great combination of location/food/service. Being a Splendido restaurant the food is excellent and the service professional. Try the ligurian pesto plate, the taste is unique and unlike any other pesto plates made in...More

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DeMegni, Direttore at Chuflay Restaurant at Belmond Splendido Mare, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear KostasKou, first of all let me thank you to have shared your 'Chuflay Experience' with all the TripAdvisor community. It is a great pleasure to read you enjoyed so much your meal, in particular our homemade ligurian pesto. Our Guests' satisfaction is what keeps...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Set in the prime spot of Portofino bay you will enjoy attentive service and good food. Yes it is expensive and you may find better value in the bay. But the Splendido group are not about value for money. They are about providing something different...More

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DeMegni, Direttore at Chuflay Restaurant at Belmond Splendido Mare, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Guest, first of all let me thank you to have shared your 'Chuflay Experience' with all the TripAdvisor community. It is a great pleasure to read you enjoyed both your meal and our dedicated service. As you rightly said, our value proposition is to...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a lovely dinner. Caprese salad was beautifully presented and delicious. Spaghetti vongole was not on the menu, although it had been recommended. The waiter made it happen for us, and it was spectacular.More

Thank Carolyn B
DeMegni, Direttore at Chuflay Restaurant at Belmond Splendido Mare, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Carolyn B, first of all let me thank you to have shared your 'Chuflay Experience' with all the TripAdvisor community. It is a great pleasure to read you enjoyed so much your dinner and our dedicated service. We always try to render our Guests'...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wonderful breakfast, out side by the bay. The delicious bacon and eggs were served with a basket of toast and jam, pots of hot coffee and tea. A nice breakfast menu to choose from. The dinner menu was loaded with all the Italian favorites and...More

Thank dizzzz2
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The location is great and the service good! 2 nights befor we had dinner in Belmondo splendido "terazza" where everything was absolutely amazing EXCEPT for the food... so the expentations were verry low. But the food was really good here! The risotto and the mixed...More

Thank Sabina B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We waited more than 40 minutes to receive the food on the table. Too much expensive compared to what they serve.. we ate in other restaurants in portofino that offer the same food and better for 70% lower price. The location of all restaurants are...More

Thank Noel M
Reviewed 18 July 2017

We were recommended to Chuflay by our hotel concierge at the Excelsior Palace as the place to enjoy a great dinner in Portofino. My wife and I instantly go to the trip advisor reviews to verify our decisions and recommendations. We were only semi impressed...More

Thank HLMToronto
DeMegni, Direttore generale at Chuflay Restaurant at Belmond Splendido Mare, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dearest HLMToronto, Thank you for your review about your dinner experience at Chuflay Restaurant. We are delighted to know that scampi were some of the best you have ever had and that you really appreciated the "friendly, fun and helpful" staff. Maurizio, our maestro, Anotnio,...More

Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

The best part about this restaurant is the bar and the friendly piano player (without him I would have given 2 stars). Enjoy a drink and the music but eat at a nearby restaurant that offers the same view and better food at half the...More

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DeMegni, Direttore generale at Chuflay Restaurant at Belmond Splendido Mare, responded to this reviewResponded 6 July 2017

Dear Mrs PaulineMarie3, Thank you for your review about our Chuflay Restaurant and for your positive and constructive comments. Our guests feedback are important for us to improve our service. We are delighted to know that you enjoyed the bar and our piano player Maurizio....More

Reviewed 29 June 2017

Going back to Portofino and the legendary Splendido Mare Hotel's restaurant after a break of 25 years, we wanted to return to the spot where he had fond memories of a wonderful evening meal under the stars. On this occasion we chose to have lunch....More

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DeMegni, Direttore generale at Chuflay Restaurant at Belmond Splendido Mare, responded to this reviewResponded 6 July 2017

Dearest Cyclingfanatic, Thank you for your review about our Chuflay Restaurant. We are delighted to know that you enjoyed the "perfectly-cooked Parmigiana di Melanzana and gnocchi, followed by tagliatelle gamberi, accompanied by some nice wine"! All the prices are indicated on the Gentlemen menù and...More

Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

Had two simply delicious pastas here - the prices are pretty outrageous - I had a Portofino spritz for €26 euros (came recommended but he didn't say the price) however the Vongole and the burrata pastas were some of the best we've ever had! It's...More

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DeMegni, Direttore generale at Chuflay Restaurant at Belmond Splendido Mare, responded to this reviewResponded 17 June 2017

Dearest Mrs Annevest, Thank you for your review about the "delicious pasta" you had at Chuflay Restaurant. We are delighted to know that Vongole and the burrata pastas were some of the best you have ever had. We are waiting for you back in the...More

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anns1933
19 May 2017|
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Response from shorexcursions | Reviewed this property |
The Chuflay restaurant is in the little town of Portofino, slightly to the right as you look at the town from the water. It is run by the Splendido Hotel which is at the top of the hill on the right and there is a wonderful... More
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Vonnitravels
1 March 2017|
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Response from DeMegni | Property representative |
Dear Vonnitrav, Thank you for your request, we are happy to know that you cannot wait for the reopening. Chuflay restaurant will open the doors on April the 7th! We are waiting for you soon at Portofino. Best... More
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4 July 2015|
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Dear Mrs. Sarah, The Chuflay Bar Restaurant is open not only for our in-house guests but it is available for lunch and dinner for anyone. Thank you for your kind interest and best regards from Portofino, Ermes De... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, View, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza Martiri Olivetta, 1/1/A, 16034 Portofino, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Liguria  >  Italian Riviera  >  Portofino
  • Phone Number: +39 0185 267801
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Description
Chuflay Restaurant conjures up the glamour of decades past. Dine inside, or take a seat on the terrace bordering the bustling Piazzetta. The sophisticated charm of the restaurant has attracted famous guests such as James Cameron, Ronald Howard and Rod Stewart.
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