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Il Porto

) #18 of 267 Restaurants in Gaithersburg €€ - €€€ Italian
245 Muddy Branch Rd, Gaithersburg, MD 20878-3003
+1 301-590-0735
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good36%
  • Average14%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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245 Muddy Branch Rd, Gaithersburg, MD 20878-3003
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

While there are many Italian restaurants in the area, not many can compare to Il Porto tucked away in the Festival Shopping Center on Muddy Branch road in Gaithersburg. The food is absolutely delicious and the service is top notch. The specials are fantastic and...More

Thank Whatsfordinner9
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place is one of the best Italian restaurants in the area. Good food, good environment and great service.

Thank Diana T
Reviewed 27 May 2017

Outside seating in the summer is most pleasurable and rivals any Parisian sidewalk cafe, and yes I have been to the nicest in Montparnasse, in Paris, in la belle France! All of the "by the glass" house wine selections are both dependable and thoroughly enjoyable....More

Thank Hanschen
Reviewed 22 May 2017

I read so much about this place and wanted to give it a try. Went Sunday morning when they first opened. Ordered a class of Chianti--very good! then the clams casino for an appetizer. The clams casino was soggy, over buttery and the clams were...More

Thank Cassundra Ms M
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

Great place to dinewe had a wonderful evening service was great the food was delicious would definitely go there again.

Thank drossme
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

We visited here on a Saturday night, with local friends who are regulars. Even though this is a very large restaurant, I was glad that we had reservations, really busy. We had a variety of menu choices at our table, and everything was delicious. I...More

Thank franny60
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

Best meat sauce around. Never too sour. Great Marsala too. Good service. Nice outdoor dining when the weather is right.

Thank JC82010
Reviewed 10 February 2017

This is a very classy place with great food. Prices are above moderate for some items, but the food and service are well worth it. I had some clams casino that were out of this world Italian style. we have been going here for a...More

Thank snicker03
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

We just celebrated a family birthday at il porto- the staff and environment could not have been nicer. Warm and attentive service-very good food-lots of choices- reasonable prices. I highly recommend for small and large groups. We had 30 plus in the side room-at a...More

1  Thank Kit A
Reviewed 22 January 2017

First time at this place today for lunch and thoroughly disappointed. I had the cheesy ravioli and came out cold. It took about 10 minutes for it come back. The ravioli and marinara sauce were tasteless. The cheese inside was watery. I never got an...More

Thank deluca2017
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$30
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Reservations, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 245 Muddy Branch Rd, Gaithersburg, MD 20878-3003
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Montgomery County  >  Gaithersburg
  • Phone Number: +1 301-590-0735
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Il Porto offers fresh and delicious Italian food at very reasonable prices along with impeccable service. You will not find a more friendly and welcoming atmosphere. We now offer OUTDOOR SEATING on our brand new patio. And, with our recent expansion to the property next door, we can now accommodate large groups!
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