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Top of the East

157 High St, Portland, ME 04101-4563
+1 207-517-8818
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  • Average12%
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“pretzels” (3 reviews)
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American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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157 High St, Portland, ME 04101-4563
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Reviewed 4 December 2017

Paying for a view that isn’t even 360. The place is a tourist trap that doesn’t have a fun atmosphere like some other great cocktail bars

1  Thank Local R
Reviewed 2 December 2017

Every time we visit Portland we have drinks and hors d'oeuvres at this roof top bar. The location is beautiful especially watching the sun setting over the city. The staff is very nice along with the food.

1  Thank dlmoore305
Reviewed 30 November 2017

My mother and I went for a sunset drink and snack this afternoon and it was wonderful. No crowds (Wednesday at 3:30 pm, sunset at 4:09, perfect timing.) Mom had a whiskey sour and it was good, my Manhattan was excellent, and the warm pretzels...More

Thank mmyatt01757
Reviewed 26 November 2017

Went up at 5:30 for a quiet beer and some food. Man this is place was packed and very noisy. Totally overpriced food, not my sort of this really and bring a jacket the place is like an ice box near the windows.

Thank FreezingIrish
Reviewed 15 November 2017 via mobile

My boyfriend and I️ went to Top of the East to round off a 1 yr celebration dinner, and it was totally worth it! The staff was friendly and got to us in no time at all. Our waitress didn’t mind us changing seats last...More

Thank direne2010
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Overpriced hotel drinks, but probably the best view in Portland? A lot of locals don't even know about this place. Almost 360 degrees view. Look east and you're overlooking the harbor and waterfront. Look west, and on a clear day you can see all the...More

Thank Adam81980
Reviewed 31 October 2017

At the top of the Eastland Westin, this is a glorious spot for drinks. The views are 270 degrees from city to mountains to trees to water and light houses. Really special to see. The drinks and staff are all good, and HH is from...More

Thank CS1Portland
Reviewed 30 October 2017

We needed a gathering place after an afternoon wedding. We all met up at the Top of the East which is located on the 15th floor of the Westin on High St. Amazing views, attentive staff all made for a wonderful time.

Thank Dennis K
Reviewed 21 October 2017

On the top floor of the Westin Hotel on High Street in Portland. We went up for a drink and view. Well a few drinks. Can't say we saw anyone eating, so not sure about that. The views were great overlooking the city and Bay....More

Thank bob2bkk
Reviewed 10 October 2017

Great sandwiches and a view to die for. We were exhausted from an ugly drive, and the Top of the East definitely fit the bill.

Thank Grace C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Valet Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
View, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
2:00 PM - 11:00 PM
2:00 PM - 11:00 PM
2:00 PM - 11:00 PM
2:00 PM - 11:00 PM
2:00 PM - 11:00 PM
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
4:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 157 High St, Portland, ME 04101-4563
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: +1 207-517-8818
  • E-mail
  • This restaurant is at The Westin Portland Harborview
An iconic landmark, the Top of the East Lounge boasts breathtaking views of Portland, Maine in a sophisticated setting. Our bold menu of signature cocktails, fine wines and premium beers pairs perfectly with an eclectic selection of small plates and snacks - showcasing locally sourced ingredients and New England favorites.
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