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Portello Rosso

15 Warburton Lane, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
+61 3 9602 2273
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good30%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“paella” (32 reviews)
“tapas” (50 reviews)
Open Now
18:00 - 23:00All hours
Mediterranean, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
15 Warburton Lane, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

What an amazing restaurant! We all felt like tapas and came across Portello Rosso, and so glad we did! We didn't have a booking, and they were busy, but they accommodated us quickly after a few drinks at the bar upstairs. The staff were so...More

Thank Kylie-anne L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have been here afew times - it's good quality and we always enjoy our meal but there's not much variation between visits. Don't get me wrong, the atmosphere is casual and social and fun and the food is good. Couldn't complain about the attentiveness...More

Thank Marcus W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a catch up with a friend here on a cold winter melbourne Saturday. The restaurant is tucked away down a little lane way, but as you open the door you are taken into a gorgeous small and cosy space. The restaurant was just perfect...More

Thank Wonder2006
Reviewed 1 week ago

Servings were plentiful and the quality of food was awesome, left very fulfilled. Found the staff to be very friendly and efficient and great service, meals served quickly.

Thank Mick R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went there last night for the first time enthusiastic about sharing the Classic Paella. Unfortunately it was presented under cooked with no crust at all on the bottom. They took it back to complete the cooking however it was re-presented to us within 5...More

1  Thank Bazm666
Charlie H, Manager at Portello Rosso, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Sorry to hear that on this occasion you were left disappointed please email contact@portellorosso.com.au with your booking details so we can fix this for you! Gracias

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I was bitterly disappointed with the service and overall experience. We were running 15 mins late and got an aggressive voicemail. The place wasn't busy. The service on arrival was of a waitress who really couldn't be bothered. On arrival we were pressured to order...More

Thank Indyrka
Reviewed 21 May 2017

Fabulous little restaurant in Warburton lane . First class share platter of charcuterie generous serve of hams and salamis with adequate side of bread , oil, pickles..... Soooo Yummy can't wait to go back. Service from staff excellent, very helpful and friendly ... Thank you...More

Thank U2Sisters
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

Fun casual place with very good food. Long tables upstairs can accommodate large parties. Down an alley and a small sign - so easy to miss.

Thank Raymond R
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Had wanted to visist and decided with a late comedy show we should! Was not dissapointed. Started with the most amazing bottle of Tempranillo (delicious) We then shared each of the individual Tapas with two pork bellies and they looked to delicious to share (and...More

Thank Sharon M
Reviewed 9 April 2017

Had a delicious collection of tasting plates on our visit for dinner recently. Highlight was the lamb ribs. Staff were very friendly and helpful with the menu.

Thank tripnotes_11
Portello R, General Manager at Portello Rosso, responded to this reviewResponded 11 April 2017
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Central Business District
Full of discovery and delight, Melbourne’s laneways
tease the imagination long after you’ve put your weary
feet up to rest. They weave through the heart of the
city: cafes, bars, restaurants and boutiques,
throbbing with conversation and espresso coffee. You
never quite know what you’ll find around the next
corner: cobblestone alleys, old beer barrel hoists and
even vats of simmering organic soup. There is the air
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Are we able to bring a celebratory (50th birthday) bottle of champagne? We will also be selecting from your wine menu as well.
20 June 2016|
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Response from Michael O | Property representative |
Yes if it's for a special occaision, just mention when booking or with your waitress on the night that April the restaurant said it was ok through trip advisor.
John S
What are opening hours?
1 December 2015|
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Response from Natalie S | Reviewed this property |
I believe they are only open dinner, but give them a call for times & days
Do you have a double room for the 10 August 2015? If so, could you email me a price please?
10 October 2015|
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Response from Stagmouth | Reviewed this property |
This is a restaurant
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$38 - US$76
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:30
18:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 Warburton Lane, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne>  > Central Business District
  • Neighbourhood: Central Business District
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9602 2273
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