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Alexandria, Egypt
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Showing 8: English reviews
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33 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2016 via mobile

This place is unique with its chef and food Very good quantity and quality Price might be a bit expensive but not that much Don't firget to try pasta with shrimps (red.sause)

Thank Shahenda R
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 June 2014

Perfect shisha.. fast response.. quality of the service is so okay.. but no beer is served.. perfect location.. wide sea view.. the whole atmosphere is okay

Thank Ola R
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2013 via mobile

Bad.. Not worth my money.. The fish is expensive, lasagna taste the same like the one sell at the street.. Maybe you can try bab el hara, just few walks from this restaurant

Thank Hanif H
Barcelona, Spain
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 March 2013

We had dinner and lunch several times in this restaurant, before and after being renovated. The food was good before renovation. After, even if the location looks more tasteful the food is not tasteful at all. The salads were bad, not even near to what they had to be. Seafood sup had an unusual taste and I couldn't eat it.... More 

Thank anooshi
Seattle, WA
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256 reviews
142 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 119 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2012

We arrived for lunch later in the day at Portofino on Alexandria's Corniche...no other customers. The nicely-appointed restaurant seemed the perfect spot for tourists, and our tour guide appeared to be very familiar to them. We supposed that Portofino's must be a regular stop for his groups. But no problem because the dining experience was very good. Our servers were... More 

Thank eelSeattle
Singapore, Singapore
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118 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 July 2012 via mobile

First time to Alexandria. We went there with a guide for lunch. The bread, dip, and chick peas were all good as a starter. Mango smoothies were tasty as well. The seafood broth was ok, it tasted like the water/oil runoff they used to cook our meal. We had the seafood dish for the main course with sea bass, prawns,... More 

Thank Ben D
Brisbane, Australia
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71 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2011

We had lunch at Portofino. Excellent 4-course seafood or meat meal. I had dips and bread, then excellent seafood bisque, then a main course of grilled fish, calamari and prawns followed by fruit. Very good food and very good value. Good location on the corniche.

1 Thank SandyV1
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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72 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2011

well this is a nice place to go with family and friends as well small kids will not be so interested there also a birthday party can be done there just adults is OK nice service and nice drinks

2 Thank Kozomozo

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$25 - US$100
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Alexandria, Egypt
  • Location: Africa  >  Egypt  >  Alexandria Governorate  >  Alexandria

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