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Pai Men Miyake

188 State St, Portland, ME 04101-3749
+1 207-541-9204
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“pork buns” (41 reviews)
“ramen” (69 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
188 State St, Portland, ME 04101-3749
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fabulous Ramen — the noodles were springy— the broth richly flavorful. Pork buns were ethereal. A salad is very large two can share

Thank Jcg2313
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Everything we ordered was great. Small place with outdoor seating and an open kitchen. Pork gyoza and tuna rice bowl were standouts. Ramen broth was a little salty but near perfection otherwise. Friendly service. The food came out so fast. Yuzu lemonade was delish as...More

Thank sjc43
Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

We love ramen joints but the reviews for this place probably tell you more about quality of ramen in the area than the actual food here. The appetizers were good, pork buns and gyoza. Good beer selection - lots of local brews. Service was average...More

Thank CJ982
Reviewed 27 June 2018 via mobile

Chose this place for an early tea after recommendation from a guide earlier. The atmosphere was welcoming and relaxed. Our server Zak (sorry if this is incorrect) was really friendly and helpful, giving us some great recommendations. These included some absolutely delicious pork buns which...More

Thank Adam M
Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

A great spot for a delicious bowl of ramen and some other tasty Asian inspired treats. Make sure you get the carrot salad!! It’ll blow your mind. Sit up at the bar and watch the Pai Men Miyake crew in action. Good vibes, great food...More

Thank Georgia K
Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

We went for a late lunch and were extremely happy with our choice! We were advised, very well, on which Sake to choose for our food. Try to eat there! Very nice!

Thank OmiV95
Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

Wow. What an authentic delicious hip place!!!! The noodles are to die for, the atmosphere is fabulous and the staff rock!!! What a hidden gem

Thank Allison L
Reviewed 25 April 2018

For years my favorite restaurant in Portland. I live 1 1/2 hours away, so i don't get here often enough, but whenever i'm in town it's the first place I go. Was terribly disappointed a few days ago when we walked in and were hit...More

Thank Laurie Z
Reviewed 27 February 2018 via mobile

Love the broth not to salty. Large portion of ramon and all the fixings. Very relaxing small place.Zack was very helpful too.

Thank Karen B
Reviewed 17 January 2018

The noodle dish we had were so delicious and consoling after a very cold afternoon in Portland. We were so hungry and the ramen bowls arrived before the hot sake - a first. Will try to think of a reason not to eat here every...More

Thank Evelyn B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Lunch, Drinks, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
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Open Hours
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 188 State St, Portland, ME 04101-3749
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: +1 207-541-9204
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