Get to Know Wichita

Portofino Apartments’ one and two bedroom apartments for rent in East Wichita, KS, are conveniently situated near excellent shopping and dining off Central Ave. Bradley Fair is a popular outdoor shopping center set amid gardens, fountains, and walking paths. Browse the unique shops and specialty retailers then choose from numerous surrounding restaurants to satisfy any craving. For an upscale dining experience, give the Southwestern-style comfort foods at Redrock Canyon Grill a try, like a meatloaf plate or rotisserie chicken. If you have a hankering for barbecue, fill up on ribs, brisket, and pulled pork at Hog Wild Pit Bar-B-Q. Tap your feet to live acoustic music while you enjoy a signature sandwich and draft beer at Artichoke Sandwich Bar.

Opportunities Abound

Wichita is home to a number of attractions and you’ll find many opportunities for fun and recreation close to home. Spend time in nature at Botanica Garden of Wichita. This lush garden features an imaginative children's area, a butterfly house, and a traditional Chinese garden. Spot wildlife from the hiking and biking trails at Great Plains Nature Center and visit the indoor interactive exhibits to learn about the area’s flora and fauna. Tour the animal exhibits by continent at Sedgwick County Zoo. The zoo features more than 3,000 animals in an exciting outdoor environment.

Food & Drink

  • Asian Bistro
  • Red Robin Gourmet Burgers & Brews
  • BJ's Restaurant & Brewhouse
  • Old Chicago Pizza & Taproom
  • Bubba's 33
  • Cheddars Scratch Kitchen
  • Hog Wild Pit Bar-B-Q
  • Abuelo's
  • Meddys
  • P.F. Chang's
  • Jose Peppers
  • Bella Luna

Employers & Education

  • Cessna Aircraft Co.
  • Spirit AeroSystems
  • Hawker Beechcraft
  • Unified School District 259
  • Via Christi Hospital St. Francis
  • Andover Central Elementary, Middle & High School
  • Butler County Community College
  • Wichita State University

Portofino Apartments


12526 E Central Ave Wichita, KS 67206

Entertainment & Shopping

  • ALDI
  • Natural Grocers 
  • Ulta
  • Sedgwick County Park and Zoo
  • Botanica Garden Of Wichita
  • Kansas Aviation Museum
  • Great Plains Nature Center
  • The Alley Indoor Entertainment

Experience Wichita.

Schedule your tour of Portofino Apartments today. We’d love to show you around our pet-friendly community in Wichita, KS.