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Del Porto

501 E Boston St, Covington, LA 70433-2905
+1 985-875-1006
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good16%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“pasta” (17 reviews)
“antipasti” (9 reviews)
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Italian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
501 E Boston St, Covington, LA 70433-2905
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Shared lunch here with a dear friend who lives in the area. It rained so hard so fast that the water was up to the edge of the curb and lapping the sidewalk. We didn't notice! The food was phenomenal - the best panini I've...More

Thank dianne0318
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Del Porto staff were very friendly and the chef went out of his way to make changes to the menu to accommodate my vegetarian diet. The bar staff also make the most delicious fresh fruit martinis for happy hour - out of this world delicious!

Thank Shannon A
Reviewed 14 July 2017

I was traveling off the beaten path from I-12, as i usually like to do, and while passing through Covington on a Sunday afternoon, stopped at this place for lunch. What a delightful Italian restaurant in tnis little small town. Really good dish for lunch....More

Thank luvmy32000
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Excellent upscale dining in historic Covington with the service to match. Anxious to get back just for the fun and the food which we enjoyed there.

Thank mmj8444
Reviewed 16 June 2017

Located across the road from the Souther Hotel in Covington, I dined here with a local expert and we shared a feast of fresh Gulf fish Crudo del Giorno, Crispy Warm Goat Cheese salad, Butter Lettuce Wedge salad, an excellent pappardelle Bolognese, ravioli with spinach...More

Thank ThePackedBag
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

Kind, attentive staff. The food was delicious overall. The portions were very small. 3 small ravioli for $15 or 5 ravioli for $24 at lunch is a bit outrageous in my opinion and I actually make my own pasta at home. Some of us were...More

Thank Albatross18
Reviewed 14 June 2017

I met some business associates here for lunch on a weekday. Parking can be a little difficult put there is plenty available. While waiting i ordered the Antipasti of cured meats, Italian cheeses, seasonal fruit, grilled vegetables, olives, garlic crostini and the”Just Made” Fresh Mozzarella...More

Thank livininlouisiana
Reviewed 16 May 2017

This place is truly a gem. Good food. Good atmosphere. Great service. It can get a bit loud on big nights, so be aware of that. The pasta dishes are divine and I can't wait to get back over to Covington to eat more of...More

Thank localyokel1976
Reviewed 14 May 2017

We love Del Porto. But when it comes to desert and specialty drinks, they have no equal. Even when we decide to dine at other restaurants, we always try and go back to Del Porto for desert and drinks afterwards. No competition. If you are...More

Thank Motahari76
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

Del Porto was recommended by family living in the area as one of if not the best of the Northshore. We had one of our all-time favorite meals and concur this is a great restaurant. Food quality, portion size and menu options were outstanding and...More

Thank David C
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15 April 2017|
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Response from David S | Reviewed this property |
Slacks & nice shirt for men, comparable for ladies. I've gone in nice jeans w sports coat, too.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$100
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 501 E Boston St, Covington, LA 70433-2905
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Covington
  • Phone Number: +1 985-875-1006
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