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Fresh, Bright and New, but with the Cozy, Delicious and Family Friendly Feel Portofino’s Regulars Love

A new chef with new homemade signature dishes, a fresh coat of paint and some stylish artwork by the owner herself are the crowning glories of Portofino’s first face-lift since the restaurant was founded as a small pizzeria 41 years ago. “It’s always been in my family, but my wife and I took it over three years ago and we decided to make our mark,” explains Simone Maranzana who owns the restaurant with his wife, Karen.     Portofino has…


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From the Kitchen at Portofino Restaurant: Branzino, Orecchietta and Polpo e Patate

Portofino Restaurant is currently undergoing very exciting renovations and will reopen in time for Valentine's Day. And while owners, Simone and Karen Maranzana reassure us that the much-loved aspects of the restaurant will remain (including menu favorites and the vintage…


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New Life for the Much Loved Portofino Restaurant

Bermuda's favourite family-style Italian and Mediterranean restaurant, Portofino is undergoing a major renovation after more than 40 years in operation. Changes to the restaurant extend from the décor and include a new menu, wine list and a new head chef…


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Keeping Cuisine “Down to Earth”

It is unlikely that we will find cattle grazing in Bermuda anytime soon, but that has not stopped the "Farm to Table" concept from taking hold in Bermuda. Restaurants across the island are adopting the practice of serving what is…


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New Boundary Sports Bar and Grille at Fairmont Southampton

Bermuda’s popular resort Fairmont Southampton has just launched the premier spot to take in the Premier League: Boundary Sports Bar and Grille, in the former Bacci venue at Turtle Hill Golf Club in Southampton, the only sports bar in Bermuda’s…

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Tapas Club Opens in Hamilton

Walking into the new Tapas Club on Bermudiana Road one immediately feels transported to Spain. The décor is distinctly Spanish with golden yellows and bold reds on the walls along with dramatic images highlighting Spanish tradition. One can take a…