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La Portella - CLOSED

Porte de France, 66230 Prats de Mollo la Preste, France
+33 4 68 85 44 79
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
12 Jun 2015
“Excellent food. Brilliant presentation.”
11 Jul 2014
“Refuge for fish lovers thats so different it stands out !”
Restaurant Hours Closed
French, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
Porte de France, 66230 Prats de Mollo la Preste, France
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Reviewed 12 June 2015

Small cafe-like restaurant , but what it lacks in ambiance is more than recompensed by the meal. The cook is in full view as he paints Japanese-style scenes on every plate , using fruit and juices to plate-up a symphony of colour and taste that...More

Thank Thereaper2808
Reviewed 11 July 2014

Visiting La Portella is an all round unusual experience and it mostly works. The decor is wacky - plastic seats, bright colours, love poems on the walls with friendly and attentive staff. Unless I missed it they don't do a la carte - so it...More

Thank grayb
Reviewed 23 April 2014

We loved every minute we spent there! The food was delicious, the atmosphere was very nice and the service very friendly. Highly recommended!

Thank MellyBCN
Reviewed 5 December 2013 via mobile

The lady who served us was the real star on a bitterly cold night in a restaurant without heat. The food was good but not special and cold plates didnot help since the place itself was not warm. Perhaps less time should be spent painting...More

1  Thank cherryplumUk
Reviewed 29 September 2013

Whilst staying with friends in the Pyrenees he recommended that we went out to dinner to the La Portella in a nearby village. And what a feast we had? The restaurant is not very large but is very well laid out with a very warm...More

Thank Paul R
Reviewed 3 August 2013

When my French friend of three years (I am an American living in the south of France for three summers in a row) recommends a restaurant, I listen. La Portella was high on her list. When I am not in France, I live in New...More

1  Thank James K
Reviewed 28 July 2013

Whilst visiting friends who have retired to Prats de Mollo la Preste, we wished to take them out for a meal to thank them for their hospitality. They suggested we go to La Portella as they had eaten there before and they catered for Vegetarians....More

Thank Louise E
Reviewed 25 July 2013

Nice food and ambiance. The chef hand-decorates each plate with edible flower painting. Waiting staff were very friendly

Thank mackesonlondon
Reviewed 7 July 2013

Situated in the picturesque mountain town of Prats de Mollo la Preste, La Portella was undoubtedly a highlight of our stay. The chef decorates the plates beautifully and artistically, using edible sauces to paint intricate designs around the food. The four of us ate there...More

Thank Conor O
Reviewed 29 June 2013

Going to La Portella restaurant is a lovely, human and gastronomic experience! The owner is an artist as you can see on the picture, he paints his dishes with vinegar and jam colours (you can eat the dish decoration as it is made from natural...More

Thank justhello
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  • Address: Porte de France, 66230 Prats de Mollo la Preste, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Occitanie  >  Pyrenees-Orientales  >  Prats de Mollo la Preste
  • Phone Number: +33 4 68 85 44 79
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