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Portofino's Authentic Italian Restaurant

The Finest Authentic Italian Cuisines in Central Texas

 Downtown Location Open for Dine-In!

Hope To See You Soon!

Austin Avenue


Our Location

725 Austin Ave
Waco, TX 76701

(254) 753-8900

Our Hours

Downtown Waco

Mon: 11:00 AM to 10:00 PM

Tuesday: Closed

Wed: 11:00 AM to 10:00 PM

Thurs: 11:00 AM to 10:00 PM

Friday: 11:00 AM to 10:00 PM

Saturday: 11:00 AM to 10:00 PM

Sunday: 11:00 AM to 9:00 PM


Relaxing Atmosphere

The friendly staff and cooks of Portofino’s Authentic Italian Restaurant would like to welcome you to our restaurant. When you come in to dine with us we want you to feel like one of our family.

Our staff are warm and welcoming so you feel right at home during your dining experience.

A Taste of Italy at Your Table!

Since its founding, the skilled chefs and talented staff of Portofino’s Authentic Italian Restaurant have been crafting our reputation as the best place to go for delicious Italian cuisine.

Portofino’s offers exquisite white and red wines, along with domestic or imported beers and delicious desserts so guests are sure to leave full and satisfied.

We are located in Beautiful Downtown Waco, TX and our goal is to provide you with extraordinary dishes that will transport your senses across to ocean to the Italian countryside.

Authentic Italian Cuisine!

We love what we do and we are proud to bring you authentic Italian dishes that are full of flavor and character. Our family has the highest standards when it comes to making every dish that we serve, and their unwavering attention to detail is why our regular customers think we are the best place for Italian cuisine around!





We were here with a group. I had the manicotti. It tasted good, but it was nothing to write home about.... Read More »
Old-school family-run Italian restaurant with rich, decadent food. Heavy, delicious, and satisfying. Athletes love to carbo-load here.
We came here on an internet search when we stopped in Waco for the night. We love Italian and saw... Read More »