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La Porta Rossa at Mario's - CLOSED

1833 E Edgewood Dr, Lakeland, FL 33803-3413
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good11%
  • Average30%
  • Poor27%
  • Terrible0%
24 Nov 2013
21 Jun 2013
“Good Food, Service Slow”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Italian, American, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
1833 E Edgewood Dr, Lakeland, FL 33803-3413
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Reviewed 24 November 2013

Our group of seven for lunch was seated in an impossibly cramped area with uncomfortable seating. The service was slow; the waiter tried hard. The place was almost empty on a Friday, and still bad seating and slow food. The are closed for very good...More

Thank LuvNYC83
Reviewed 21 June 2013

This is the second time we have eaten this restaurant. On our first visit in Nov 2012, we thought the food was good and the service was ok. On our second visit in early June, the food was not as good as on our first...More

1  Thank BOB1700
Reviewed 13 May 2013

We made reservations via opentable.com for mothers day lunch. I made it for later in the afternoon to avoid the post church rush, 130pm. When we arrived the restaurant was about 1/2 full. We were greeted by a very nice hostess and seated immediately. Our...More

1  Thank zeth5
Reviewed 18 April 2013

Not my cup of tea. Overpriced and Overcharged! This is the first time (4/18/13) I’ve been in the recently redone and renamed restaurant and to be truthful; I only went to the original Mario’s occasionally. As far as the actual restaurant goes, it’s OK, even...More

1  Thank Richard E
Reviewed 30 March 2013

We went for lunch, and we were not impressed. The flatbread was dry, we had to wait forever just to get a drink refill, the salad was brought to our table after the entrée, I could go on.

3  Thank rkjack1
Reviewed 24 February 2013

2 23 2013 Overpriced! Poor Quality. This is the first time I am writing a review but I can't let my experience pass without alerting others. We selected this restaurant based on prior reputation but were truly disappointed. My wife and I had dinner with...More

8  Thank Doug B
Reviewed 28 January 2013

I feel bad - I like the Red Door Wine Market. I loved the old Marios. But I just didn't care for La Porta Rossa. Maybe it was trying too hard? I like unique dishes like they serve (pumpkin ravioli, etc), but something in the...More

7  Thank KyTravels30
Reviewed 28 December 2012 via mobile

Overpriced! We had a gift certificate & wished it was for a different restaurant. It is supposed to be fine dining but you can have a better meal at Carrabba's Oh well don't think we will try it again

7  Thank JustMe1245
Reviewed 19 October 2012

Our group went there on our lunch hour. Because it was at lunch, it was not crowded so it was nice and quiet. I do agree with another review that this is not Mario's. It is now under different management and the food choices have...More

Thank Tigerlilly37
Reviewed 11 October 2012

We arrived on Wednesday evening when the weekly "Wednesday Wine Down" was going on. Despite the crowd for that event, we were promptly and kindly seated in the main dining room. Our server, Joy, lived up to her name--she was really a joy to work...More

Thank Saturngrl1
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  • Address: 1833 E Edgewood Dr, Lakeland, FL 33803-3413
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Lakeland
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