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Portobello's Italian Grill

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George O'Neil & Bocage, Baton Rouge, LA 70820-4917
+1 225-756-2220
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Baton Rouge, LA
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364 reviews
154 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 221 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2016

Dined here the first time since finding that I have a gluten allergy. I called ahead of time to see if they served G/F desserts. The person who answered the phone didn't know what I was talking about. I asked if she could read me the list of desserts off the menu. No G/F dessert options. When we arrived at... More 

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Louisiana
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24 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 March 2016 via mobile

Good food, fast service. Decidedly Italian, but has something for everyone. Bar is nice, and the eggplant parmigiana is better!

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Thank mdsgu
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 April 2015

This is one of my go-to places for consistently high quality food and service. They are good about changing up the menu from time to time, so that there are always new things to try. One of my low carb secrets is to ask them to serve their pasta dishes over broccoli! The sauces are incredible and I get some... More 

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Thank Laura R
Baton Rouge, LA
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364 reviews
154 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 221 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 April 2015

We dined here; the first time in a few years. We were seated immediately. Wait staff was attentive. I tried the chicken marsala, vegetable of the day and corn grits cake. We had an appetizer of bread. I didn't care too much for the dipping sauce. A pure olive oil with some parm cheese and pepper would have been ok... More 

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Thank nola1961
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2014

This restaurant is serving frozen bagged chicken breast that one can purchase at Wal Mart. It is not seasoned and comes with a side of soggy asparagus (3 stalks - wow). Furthermore, they charge $20 with tax for the dish. I am astonished at how many people actually like this place.

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Thank Corey B
Baton Rouge, Louisiana
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151 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2014

Sunday Brunch is terrific! For groups, it is possible to reserve their popular, but small party room for meals. Gumbo and seafood dishes are very good but skip their steaks. I've tried them two or three times and find them to be difficult to chew. The wait staff are well trained and the restaurant has a nice atmosphere.

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Thank JoAnn70820
Baton Rouge, Louisiana
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99 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2014

I have eaten at this Italian restaurant for several years. I enjoy the fine service and great food. Never had a bad meal. I enjoy the pasta and my friend love the salmon. Good wine too.

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Thank Nancy C
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2014 via mobile

My family of 7 had a very enjoyable meal served by an excellent server, Joshua. He is attentive and has a delightful demeanor. We have tried and liked many items on the menu. Joshua listens and tailors our selections to off-menu items. Some of our repeat favorites are shrimp and crab Alfredo, ribeye with bacon cream sauce, creamed spinach, and... More 

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Thank Valorie J
Baton Rouge
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60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2014

It was a wonderful place for a group of cousin's, who had not seen each other in years. We all met up at Bocage location for lunch. Of the 12 people in our party no one had a bad thing to say about the dishes they were served. The service was spot on and not one drink glass went empty... More 

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Thank bayouself
Mamou, Louisiana
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242 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 July 2014

We have frequented this establishment for a few years. Son loved it here when we would visit him. Last outing disappointed us with the food preparation.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Seating
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: George O'Neil & Bocage, Baton Rouge, LA 70820-4917
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Baton Rouge
  • Phone Number: +1 225-756-2220

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?