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Wine Bar Jolly

$$ - $$$
Italian, Bar, Mediterranean, Wine Bar
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Calata Marconi, 10, 16034 Portofino, Italy
+39 0185 269105
09:00 - 04:30
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Istanbul, Turkey
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Rude and arrogant, not friendly and bad service with high price, lot quality food, never again in Portofino

Thank sayginertun
Campello, Spain
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

Rude. Overpriced. Wifi? Sorry, does not work. What a terrible way to have a sundowner in Portofino. I thought maybe it was just me they were rude to but I witnessed several people turned away or turned off by the server.

Thank Ali L
Saint-Gilles-Les-Bains, Reunion Island
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

Second visit, second disapointment. Unfriendly, super expensive especially for staled crisp! The bottle of water at 7.50 is a good indication

Thank Renaud J
London, United Kingdom
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288 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 251 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016

We had walked around Portofino for some time and decided to stop here with a table almost on the water. We ordered a prosecco each and were served good nibbles to go with this. Price was fine but glad we didn't order the bellinis which were very expensive. That said, a local fisherman was feeding his seagulls. He told us... More 

Thank roaming13
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

After a week long visit to Italy we were staying a couple of nights in the wonderful Portfino. On our first night we decided to eat dinner at Jolly in the hopes of finding a magical meal to end our trip on. And find it we did. I never thought I would find water so magical that it purportedly is... More 

1 Thank Smoolander
Brisbane, Australia
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

We visited this cafe on a short visit to Portofino. There had been a storm and many of the restaurants were closed to undertake repairs. This restaurant was open. Ordered some drinks and they arrived. Halfway through the drink, the repairers needed access and the sidewalk was closed. The owner yelled ' Pay and go' . I advised that we... More 

2 Thank waynemiddleton
Boca Raton, Florida
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

We arrived on a boat as we were staying there the next evening. Stopped here to enjoy a drink and the view. Service was very poor as if we were an inconvenience to the waiter. Now we are here for a few days would not recommend this stop to anyone.

Thank Donna C
Toronto, Canada
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39 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016

We arrived very late to Portofino so all the restaurants were closed. We were told the "bars" had food so went to Jolly. The waiter was friendly, helpful and polite. The food was excellent as well. We had thought we would only be able to get a snack given the name of the place, but got a good, quality, filling... More 

Thank Charlene M
Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
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184 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016

This was a bucket list visit and after exploring the town, we settled down at Wine Bar Jolly for delicious cocktails and then amazing italian cuisine. Service was very good and meals were value for money.

Thank mcp19752014
New Orleans, Louisiana
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77 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

We were 4 people who just completed a grueling hike from Santa Margherita to Portofino. We were hot and exhausted and starving and Jolly looked inviting. We ordered drinks and sparkling water. I understand that Portofino is a posh destination for the area and was not completely surprised at the 40 euro price tag for one belini. The presentation was... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    2 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Bar, Mediterranean, Wine Bar
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, View
Open Hours
09:00 - 04:30
09:00 - 04:30
09:00 - 04:30
09:00 - 04:30
09:00 - 04:30
09:00 - 04:30
09:00 - 04:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calata Marconi, 10, 16034 Portofino, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Liguria  >  Italian Riviera  >  Portofino
  • Phone Number: +39 0185 269105

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?