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Portofino Italian Restaurant

13A Custom Street West | Viaduct Basin, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
+64 9-356 7080
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good38%
  • Average17%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“carbonara” (10 reviews)
“tiramisu” (7 reviews)
“viaduct area” (9 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:00All hours
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
13A Custom Street West | Viaduct Basin, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Love the restaurant in other cities but not Auckland. Majority of staff were rude, can't understand each other and they charge extra for items without making the customer aware until time to pay the bill ($9 for glass of water). Food was ok but highly...More

Thank 301nicolee
Reviewed 1 week ago

I am a big fan of Italy and italian cuisine. Yesterday night we had a great dining experience in Viaduct. We were impressed by the wide range of italian wines that I personally value a lot. Also it has to be mentioned - the best...More

Thank aktriso4ka
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good service, good Italian food at reasonable prices with great views of the harbour in a good location

Thank yvettec672
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We last night with 6 other work mates. The bread entrees where excellent (The chilli one was a stand out). Everyone enjoyed their food, my Puttanesca was good, and the wine selection had a good range. Staff where friendly and chatty and fairly attentive (ran...More

Thank deang578
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited on July 9th at around 7pm. Initially we were received by an older gentleman who appeared to be the manager who showed us to our table. We were attended by a very pleasant young Italian man from Sicily who took our order. After that...More

Thank Drift62
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

In our penultimate evening I had the hot prawn starter followed by the calzone - it was the best pizza I have ever had (I eat a lot of pizza and have been to Italy 5 times!). I really enjoyed the prawns too. My husband...More

Thank T75_30
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is now Frido A very poor attempt at a Mexican themed restaurant. The highest recommendation I can give is if you walk in the door,walk straight back out again. Rubbish food Terrible service They try and rip you off putting drinks on the table...More

Thank Coltsfield
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Love the location and atmosphere, the host was nice and friendly but once you were seated and ordered your meals the waitress were disappearing and not really attentive (they didn't bother to refill the water, asked if you need something else and etc). The food...More

Thank Susan L
Reviewed 17 June 2017

I came here not so long ago with family. We were very cold so were glad to find a place to eat. We ordered Spaghetti Carbonara. I was pleasantly surprised. The pieces of bacon were tasty and so was the sauce. The food was very...More

Thank Robert C
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

Visited this restaurant for dinner and it was just fabulous. Must try their tomato sauce green mussels and marinara . Very attentive serving staff and good service . All in all , fabulous.

Thank 132rimis
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Kids, View, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13A Custom Street West | Viaduct Basin, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland Region  >  Auckland
  • Phone Number: +64 9-356 7080
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