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Top of the East

157 High St, Portland, ME 04101-4563
+1 207-775-5411
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good31%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Bar, Gluten Free Options
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157 High St, Portland, ME 04101-4563
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited on a Friday night of Memorial Day weekend, and at 11PM it was quite crowded, lively, and noisy. Lots of folks enjoying themselves and talking. The view of the lights across the city was very nice. We had some red wine and enjoyed...More

Thank Don P
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is always great from the staff to the drinks . We went hear last week for my wife's b-day and had a few drinks and apps . The prices are fare and great view of the city . I will keep coming back

Thank Steve J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I ate here twice. Both times the food was delicous. I had the artichoke flatbread the first time. The lobster sliders I had the second time fulfilled my desire for a good lobster roll. The sliders were three small brioche rolls with lobster salad. The...More

Thank Ann W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Service was average. We only had cocktails. Nothing spectacular in those. The place for a view for sure!

Thank thethymesavor
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Did not eat. Met friends for drinks. View is wonderful. 360 degree water view. Bartender was very attentive. Not too crowded for a Friday night.

Thank Bruce R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place has great views!!! The drinks were good and the atmosphere is diverse. Take a look around the city from Top of East it has amazing views , bring your camera too!!! Wait staff was pleasant and food did look good. Drinks were average...More

Thank TNR423
Reviewed 15 May 2017

This bar has a great view of the city and harbor. Interesting spot to watch the sun set and watch seagulls soar by (and land on the roof top). The bar does get noisy on Friday nights. Other nights might be quieter. Worth a stop...More

Thank Sunnybird
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

Nice place to get away for a cocktail. Amazing few, a little higher class than most of the places around.

Thank Toby R
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

I have been going to TOTE since it was renovated. I frequently bring friends to enjoy the view and drink rose' or a well crafted cocktail. Be sure to sit in Diana's section. She is the best!

Thank Chris S
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

My husband and I had a fantastic time at Top of the East over the weekend. Gorgeous view! Our server, Diana, was top notch! Personable and knowledgeable about the brews and spirits served. She even helped me figure out a recipe for an upcoming event--...More

Thank Sharon R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Valet Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Bar Scene, View
Open Hours
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 01:00
16:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 157 High St, Portland, ME 04101-4563
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: +1 207-775-5411
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  • 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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