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671 Congress St, Portland, ME 04101-3303
+1 207-347-7557
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good26%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“skewers” (49 reviews)
“thai food” (43 reviews)
“quail egg” (40 reviews)
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Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
671 Congress St, Portland, ME 04101-3303
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We got there just before 6 and even then it was a 30 minute wait. Once you have eaten there you understand why people wait. The crispy squid was very good as was the Thai Chili Chicken with squid. Max was our waiter and he...More

Thank MaineMan2Maine
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I had an enjoyable meal at this establishment, which is known for its tapas (very small portions) and being open till almost 1 a.m., so a good place to go after a show, etc. though we were here for dinner before a...More

Reviewed 9 November 2017

Based on one meal, one dish, I had to give this place five stars. I had the daily soup--a Thai seafood concoction that had an amazing broth. I am extrapolating from that to conclude that most things on the menu must be at least pretty...More

Thank DavidNomadic
Reviewed 31 October 2017

Found Boda for dinner at 10:30pm. Loved the grilled quail and wide rice noodles with shrimp, Chinese broccoli and tomato. The wait person asked what level of spiciness we wanted- 2 being average so we said 3 as we like spicy food- this was very...More

Thank DeborahandAndy
Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

The best Thai food I have ever had!! Great service, quick, great atmosphere! The flavor and spices were on point! Very traditional and moderately priced.

Thank Christi Michell B
Reviewed 20 October 2017

I was there only once, but it was memorable. We sat at the bar; there were also a couple stools available at the chef's station, where you could watch them work but it seemed they were only grilling the skewered meats there, not interesting. There's...More

Thank Andy S
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

This was a Monday night and the place was full, no wonder, if we lived in Portland we would be there all the time. The stand out dishes for us where the crispy squid , the plump , sweet mussels ( especially the broth), brazed...More

Thank Johan O
Reviewed 6 October 2017

Went for dinner on our first night in Portland and really enjoyed it. We sat at the bar and had a fabulous thai basil tom collins, beef skewers, calamari and duck. We liked it so much that we stopped in for another collins and the...More

Thank Kathy H
Reviewed 5 October 2017

Im not a huge reviewer. We enjoyed our meal. Food was very good, not the best ever. Friendly, professional service. Would return.

Thank Mark M
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

I've eaten in a lot of Thai restaurants around the US and this is definitely one of the best I had the Seafood Tom Yum soup (spice level 2 of 4). Unbelievably good. Also had the beef skewers which were also super.

Thank mikefs
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Response from Markeatsgoodfood | Reviewed this property |
No go and enjoy! Guess I'm a 50 something hipster!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 1:00 AM
5:00 PM - 1:00 AM
5:00 PM - 1:00 AM
5:00 PM - 1:00 AM
5:00 PM - 1:00 AM
5:00 PM - 1:00 AM
5:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 671 Congress St, Portland, ME 04101-3303
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: +1 207-347-7557
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