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David's Restaurant

22 Monument Sq, Portland, ME 04101-4082
+1 207-773-4340
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good32%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Seafood, Soups, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
22 Monument Sq, Portland, ME 04101-4082
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Reviewed yesterday

Excellent dinner, not inexpensive but none of the fine dining places in Portland are. Portions were adequate and the service was excellent.

Thank mrh16
Reviewed yesterday

High quality without being pretentious. Food was superb ( Lobster ravioli, Salmon ) and the Ice cream Sandwich is not to be missed!

Thank sjcd1954
Reviewed 2 days ago

My husband and I were staying in the West End area of Portland, and we decided to try David's on our first night in town so that we wouldn't have to rush given the time it can take to find parking in the Old Port....More

Thank RinfromMA
Reviewed 1 week ago

Located near the well known Portland Museum of Fine Arts, you can't miss with any choices. The halibut and salmon were a taste delight with delicate sauces and beautiful presentations. Reservations suggested during the summers.

Thank Allen F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Casual lunch on a rainy day. Clam chowder and black bean chili warmed us but the Garlic knots were melt in your mouth! The seared tuna and grilled salmon were cooked to perfection and Spicy jalapeño margarita capped it off! Would visit again and again...More

Thank J Marie L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Busy Friday evening; took reservation on time; service was very attentive; food and drink was very good & very satisfying. Have absolutely no complaints. Would give it 4 1/2 stars.

Thank bobnorthhills
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went here for a late lunch; after ordering some drinks and appetizers our waitress came over and handed us the happy hour menu which started at 3PM. I asked the waitress if she gave us happy hour pricing since it was 2:55 and the drinks...More

Thank Marisa P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We like this place. We have visited the bar many times and enjoyed their wine and food pairings dinners. The staff are always warm and welcoming. Dinner last Friday was superb. Really yummy sauces on the menu, maybe the best is the lobster seafood open...More

Thank CS1Portland
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Started with the Steak Tartar which was great. Entrée was the mushroom napoleon which was also delicious. Nice place for a romantic dinner.

Thank David P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We chose this restaurant because it was highly rated on Trip Adviser. The first thing we were served were garlic knots which were superb and on the house. We had a salad consisting of yellow beets, pea shoots and cheese balls made from goat cheese...More

Thank Gary R
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Questions & Answers
2 February 2017|
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Response from Marshside01 | Reviewed this property |
Casual. Jeans are fine.
John B
13 August 2016|
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Response from Morepaperplease | Reviewed this property |
we waited 30 minutes. great wait staff
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 16:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 16:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 16:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 16:00
11:30 - 16:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 22 Monument Sq, Portland, ME 04101-4082
    (Preble Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: +1 207-773-4340
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