Dining on spaghetti and meatballs in coastal China is like snacking on fortune cookies in Vatican City. Yet, this dining den manages to create an ... More
Portofino Italian Restaurant
Dining on spaghetti and meatballs in coastal China is like snacking on fortune cookies in Vatican City. Yet, this dining den manages to create an authentic fine-dining Italian experience, making it the only such restaurant of its kind in Xiamen. All of the Italian standbys such as ravioli, fettuccine alfredo, lasagna, chicken marsala and many more line the menu. Chopsticks are optional.
well, maybe it's because I'm Italian, but I didn't find anything even close to any Italian taste into any of the dishes I've been eating...yeah, there's an Italian chef, but just good enough as decoration!
While on business in Xiamen, I had the pleasure of staying at the Crowne Plaza where Portofino's is located. Instantly I fell in love with the restaurant. Pippo and his staff did an excellent job in the dishes they served. The waitress were very friendly and an enjoyment to be around. With my stay lasting three months I can say I never lost the taste for Pippo's delicious entres..
Situated in the pumping heart of downtown Xiamen this four star hotel is famous for its walking convenience. Business people
crave it for its quick access to the business district, while tourists favor its close proximity to shopping and ...
Located in the downtown of Xiamen???s major shopping and business district, it is only minutes walking distance to the ferry
of Gulangyu Island. All major tourist attractions including Nanputuo Temple, Botanic Garden and the HuLi Shan Fortress are easily ...