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Portabella Restaurant

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Shop 24, Albany Market Place, | 720 Albany Creek Road, Albany Creek, Queensland, Australia
+61 7 3264 8044
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11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
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Brisbane, Australia
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96 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I love that we have such a lovely restaurant in our suburb - the menu offers tasty selections - my favourites are the entrée Mooloolaba prawns which are in tempura batter over a crunchy slaw with an Asian style dressing followed by a nice fish dish which varies - they also have steaks, chicken, pasta and a full cocktail bar... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We have visited this restaurant several times and it continues to deliver in terms of quality and service. The menu is extensive and the service very good. The food is delicious. The ambience is also very good, and there is also a wine bar within the restaurant.

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1 Thank Cathy M
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4 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I had the pork belly salad , definitely would the visit, just for the pork belly salad. The service was great, and atmosphere was lovely.

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Thank Kerrieandjohn
Brisbane, Australia
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Went to this restaurant last night for a birthday dinner. To be honest I wasn't expecting much- an establishment in the outer north or Brisbane. I was pleasantly surprised. Craft beer on tap, extensive drinks menu, good menu and most importantly the meals were excellent. Great service as well. I would not hesitate to return

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1 Thank markppalmer
Brisbane, Australia
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101 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Keep going back to this restaurant for any occasion. The menu has a good variety without having too may selections and the wine list has something to cater for everyone. The wait staff are very pleasant and don't overdo the welcomes and are always there when you need them. We had mains and desert. The mains were cooked to perfection... More 

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1 Thank Loz310
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have only eaten here once, but weren't overly impressed. The service was ok (staff were a bit inattentive) and the food was ok (it wasn't bad - just not really good). Sadly for me when paying so much for a meal I expect not only great food and great service .

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Thank Bree T
Samford, Australia
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Greeted with a smile. Menu provides plenty of choice and servings are generous. We order main plus dessert. Been known to order 2 desserts. Tasting platter of desserts easily shared. Have liked everything from dips to slow cooked lamb to french meringue. Love this bustling restaurant.

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Thank mezza2017
Brisbane, Australia
1 review
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2017

The 'standard of service & quality' has changed...sadly! Used to be impressed by the total dining experience. On our most recent visit the main meals for our party of five came out in two 'deliveries'...firstly three meals followed by the other two. The "delay" in the delivery of the last two meals meant that the other three members of our... More 

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Thank brunoch2017
Brisbane, Australia
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23 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Great menu, fabulous food, great bar... all in Albany Creek. We often eat here and have never been disappointed

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1 Thank Megan S
Brisbane, Australia
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5 reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

We dine out regularly. Used to visit Portabella once a month. Hadn't been for a while as last visit was disappointing. Family dinner last night was the same so won't be back for a while. Service was good. Food was ok. Value really has become the issue for me. The bill didn't justify the quality of the meal. Don't mind... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$12 - US$35
Cuisine
Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
Monday
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
Saturday
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shop 24, Albany Market Place, | 720 Albany Creek Road, Albany Creek, Queensland, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Brisbane Region  >  Moreton Bay Region  >  Albany Creek
  • Phone Number: +61 7 3264 8044
Description
“Portabella is the product of our dream to create a quality, suburban restaurant providing superior food and service. Our chefs use traditional French cooking methods and techniques with stocks, sauces and reductions taking up to 48hours to create. No shortcuts. Our entire menu is made from fresh, local ingredients with absolutely everything from breads to desserts made on the premises. Our menu is simple yet deliciously tasty and colourful.We hope you enjoy your dining experience with us”Executive Chef & Owners; Adrian & Lizeth Chrisanthou

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