Elizabeth of Portofino's
Elizabeth's Portofino is a place you can come casually dressed and be seated in the cafe, or you can be seated in the elegant dining room which is filled with flowers and candlelit tables. Both share the aroma of the kitchen which is serving hearty ethnic Italian dishes and light fare as well. You can't pass up the roasted garlic served with warm bread and extra virgin olive oil brought to every table. Also, in the warmer weather, come check out the outdoor patio overlooking the cranberry pond. You can order from the regular menu or the bistro menu in all three dining rooms. Come see the old meet the new. Elizabeth of Portofino's is here to stay.
We went to Elizabeth's for Mother's Day and everything was wonderful, the meal, the service, the atmosphere. We were on the quiet side or it may have been a bit noisy in the main area. They even gave my mom and me Mother's Day roses!
We very much enjoyed the food and the service was adequate. The noise level makes a normal conversation among four people difficult.
Delicious food and great prices compared to similar restaurants
We were seated in the "new" dining room. There is no atmosphere, no decor, no design. It is darkish, white room. You can see standing outside smoking, which is not conducive to enjoying your food.
The menu has not been changed in quite awhile.
The table we were seated at was very wobbly and unstable. Our server, while very nice and pleasant was the only waiter for the entire room. With us, two other tables of two and then a party of 7-8(?). We kind of got lost in the rush.
Food was delicious as always, but would like to see some new menu items.
Great special which includes salad , entree and a bottle wine for about 44.00 a couple Sunday through Thursday. Bread was served warm with delicious fresh roasted garlic spread. Salad choices were garden or caesar and a large selection of entrees were offered. Overall, an enjoyable experience.
Everything was delicious. Loved the calamari. Service was great.
Absolutely loved this restaurant! Looking forward to going back. Everything was delicious especially the Arancini appetizer and my meal Bucatini with Shrimp in a creamy lemon sauce. Absolutely fantastic meal!!
Portofino is consistently excellent and it is conveniently located.
Great food and service. We had the eggplant rollatini and caprese salad to start both were delish! Main course was also very good - chicken parm, chicken marsala and the special taste of Italy. Large portions for the great price. Dessert was also very tasty!
Excellent service and the food was delicious, especially the roasted garlic served heated in a small ramekin at the table with the warm bread!!!
Outstanding food, service, and ambiance as usual. Consistency is the one word that describes Elizabeth’s.
Food is always delicious!!
Food was very good service was spot on and the Wed night 1/2 price entrees great
As always the food was good and the service was great.
This is a nice place to meet friends for dinner. Great menu and great food!
What a great find! We were in the area for the weekend and took the chance based on reviews and ease of booking a reservation via OpenTable. We were not disappointed...great food and friendly service.
Portofino's (as it is fondly known by many) is a great place. The menu is varied and the food is excellently prepared. Don't let the strip mall location put you off. It is lovely on the inside. I recommend asking for a table in the dining room when making a reservation (and I also recommend reservations on weekends). The dining room just seems a bit more special of an environment. Go and enjoy!
The food is always delicious. My drink had to be sent back twice and the bartender seemed annoyed. Not sure if it was the fault of the waiter or lack of knowledge on the bartender's part.
Our party was never told the specials of the night and ordered the steak medium but came out purple in the middle
This is our go-to spot for business dinners. Always great food and service!
Was seated right away. The waiter Jason was friendly and attentive, explained the specials.
fantastic service, clean calm atmosphere, small and quaint, very nice
Everything is always delicious and the service is excellent. Highly recommend!
Excellent prices, food and service. Very friendly. They were very accommodating
Veal parm excellent! Service great. Great night overall
The atmosphere is relaxing and the food was excellent.
The food is great and the service is fantastic!!!!
Everything was wonderful! Will definitely return!!
Great meal and great service, thanks! And of course, always good to see Liz 😊
Consistent go to for me. Excellent food and service. They make you feel as if you are a welcomed house guest.
Unfortunately the overall temperature of our meal was cold. Our arrancini appetizer was cold and the rice in the inside was overcooked. For our entrees, stuffed sole and veal, nothing was hot. The food was luke warm at best. The rice pilaf that was served you could tell was out of a box. The mashed potatoes with the veal were cold and were lacking flavor. Nice looking place and decorated very well. Sadly I wouldn’t rush back the food
our family was celebrating a new job offering, the food and service were beyond expectations, thank you
Excellent, as always! Our server, Justin, was attentive, knowledgeable and prompt! The food was perfect and everything was timed well from the appetizers and drinks to the entrees and dessert! Well worth a visit. Enjoy!
My husband and I shared a Caesar salad and he chose the lasagna and even though it wasn't on the menu the kitchen put together a plate of eggplant parmesan. Both were delish ~ hubs ate all of his; I took home leftovers. We go here often ~ mostly in the warm weather when you can eat at their outdoor patio that overlooks a pond. Very peaceful.
We celebrated my friends bday. We had a great time. She had never been there. The food was excellent. The service was great! She thoroughly enjoyed herself and her bday! Thank you so much for making it special
Absolutely delicious meal! Waiter was great, atmosphere was great, drinks were great, too! Would highly recommend it! They even gave us all a complimentary shot of limoncello at the end of our meal! We will definitely be going back!
Love this place, atmosphere is great and the food and staff are great!
Food was excellent and Justin our waiter was outstanding
The food was very good. Our waiter was good but over worked. He had to cover about 8 tables alone. He took all the orders, delivered the food and tried to keep up with refilling everyone's water, etc... That is way too much for one person. As a result service slipped. Why did management not see this, it was right in front of their eyes!?!?