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175 Ramapo Valley Rd, Oakland, NJ 07436-2509
+1 201-337-8990
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good27%
  • Average19%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible19%
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“osso bucco” (11 reviews)
“oysters” (7 reviews)
“pasta” (21 reviews)
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Italian, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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175 Ramapo Valley Rd, Oakland, NJ 07436-2509
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have been here a few times with friends for a bite to eat at the bar. None of which were great experiences. First off, the bartenders are just plain arrogant and nasty. Yes the younger lady and the older man, they both suck having...More

2  Thank holgate222
Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

Horribly horrible...the food was cold, the bread was stale and they had almost nothing on the buffet menu that they advertised. No carving station, no lobster, no osso bucco...just cold sliced beef and chicken. Terrible...no utinsels for serving, calamari w no red sauce and no...More

2  Thank Lisa C
Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

This is our most favorite lunch place, we tried almost every dishes and found all dishes with seafood are better than the meat ones. Our most loved one is the lobster risotto, prices for lunch is unbeatable, generous portion and good service. We keep going...More

Thank Squishyyy
Reviewed 3 April 2018

We decided to go based on the fact that Portobello has been in business for years and I figured they had a decent reputation. Upon arrival, we were told that we would only have a time slot of 1 1/2 hours to eat as they...More

Thank mare902
Reviewed 28 March 2018

Although I have gone to Portobello many times for lunch, I always try to get a table in the bar area because the noise on the restaurant side is deafening. Went yesterday with two friends who had never been to Portobello. I called on Monday...More

Thank Donna M
Reviewed 3 March 2018

I have been here many times before. I have even had large family parties here and was very happy. It has been many months since I have been here. Today, I went with my family for an early dinner. First, I was seated right by...More

1  Thank garrahyd
Reviewed 20 February 2018 via mobile

Met an old friend for lunch. Although it was extremely crowded, they did not rush us at all. In fact, just poured more coffee while we kept chatting! I had a pasta with seafood dish and she had veal saltimbocca. Portions were large and very...More

Thank sha8524
Reviewed 10 February 2018

Service was outstanding,I'v eaten here a number of times,great selection,excellent Italian food,Food served HOT.Priced to please.Private rooms available and a catering hall for large events.Cozy atmosphere.

Thank bigshrimp103
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Have been to Portobello's several times over the years for work luncheons and event meals such as Mothers day, Fathers day and Thanksgiving. I have never been disappointed. The food is always delicious and the staff is very friendly and knowledgeable. The only negative I...More

Thank Stephanie T
Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

We loved our dinner, the food was delicious (Zuppa, swordfish, stuffed salmon) i loved the calamari casino, great atmosfera, our waiter Mike was very knowledge about the wine and the menu. Great place

Thank Sonia D
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Response from Shirley E | Reviewed this property |
Yes, and delicious food choices.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 175 Ramapo Valley Rd, Oakland, NJ 07436-2509
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Oakland
  • Phone Number: +1 201-337-8990
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