|Typical meal price:||From £26.00 (USD32.73) per diner|
£26 to £40
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277 Kensington High StreetLondonW8 6NA
I rate different areas of our expierence at the Il Portico to give you an idea why this place gets 5 stars from me.
Service: I cant imagine a more lovely service. We arrived 30 minutes too early for our reservation. The main man ( I dont know if he is the owner) took my plus one and me to there other Restaurant 50 meters down the street to get a drink while we wait for our seats to be...more
Saturday night dinner with another couple - the service was attentive and family styled. The food was good but moderately expensive.
I had the shrimp to start and it was quite good. For main course I had the lamb steak which was on special. Both dishes seemed quite good but a friend of ours had the risotto which was just a touch underdone.
I also had the affogato for desert and shared a...more
Great food and service -- been here 4 times over my last 9 days here in UK -
Fantastic service, good portions , delicious food!
Had the veal , calamari, salad , lamb steak , spinach , French beans; all very tasty
Staff was exceptional at service , and accommodationsmore
There is something extremely comfortable and homely about Il Portico, like stepping into someone else's living room that looks just like a restaurant.
The owners are Italian so the food is Italian which makes a lot of sense to me. I think I'd have been pretty shocked if the food was like, something weird, like Brazilian, but then I went through my mental database of Italian diaspora...more
The service was terrific and authentic Italian. The calamari was the best I have ever had. Good wine selection. The Lamb Shank was unreal. The spaghetti had a generous serving of clams. The chocolate dessert was phenomenal. ABSOLUTELY go there.more