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Saeng Thai House

921 Congress St, Portland, ME 04102-3030
+1 207-780-0900
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“thai food” (19 reviews)
“brown rice” (5 reviews)
“tamarind duck” (3 reviews)
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Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
921 Congress St, Portland, ME 04102-3030
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We decided to get food here after the BBQ place next door was out of everything. I ordered Chicken Pad Thai. The others ordered Pu Pu Platter and chicken fried rice. Everything was tasteless and my mother in law would not eat hers. They give...More

Thank BeachBumBaby62
Reviewed 16 May 2018 via mobile

I’ve lived in Thailand and without a doubt this is the most delicious, authentic Thai food I’ve had in the area. It’s a restaurant of smiles!

Thank RobyHutchinson
Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

I came here for take-out and ordered tofu curry and bubble iced tea. It was ready and packaged nicely in a paper bag within 10 minutes. They even included a fork, which most places don’t without asking! I walked 15 minutes back to the Clarion...More

Thank bri7160
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Talk about feeling like you are invited into someone’s home! The women who were there were very attentive and helpful with menu choices. Such attention to serving healthy meals with amazing Thai flavors and herbs. The brown rice and tamarind duck was phenomenal. Can’t wait...More

Thank Beth D
Reviewed 16 January 2018 via mobile

My husband and I decided to take an impromptu trip to the city. It was about dinner time, and the only plans we had were to look for Thai. The nearest place open was Saeng Thai House. Wow! This may become our go to Thai...More

Thank HZybas
Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

This place is a favorite of mine. Their take on Thai recipes are great and keeps me coming back. The place is a tad cold in the bathroom but winter time is always cold somewhere. I highly recommend this place.

Thank DL7195
Reviewed 6 January 2018

Staying next door at the Inn at St John on the Jan 4 "Snow bomb" day, after an all day, no meals, out-patient procedure at the ME Medical Center, we were ravenous! This delightful Thai kitchen was open, friendly, and courteous! We ordered a shrimp...More

Thank sofree
Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

Our choice after looking at trip advisor. Other higher ranked restaurants were closed due to the holiday but honestly wouldn’t have changed a thing. Small and what we call “swanky” type of atmosphere just what we like. Service was awesome, very attentive without hovering. The...More

Thank oneofthree
Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

We had apps that were great (fried tofu and chicken sate) so we were surprised with the Pad Thai that was definitively sub par. It smelled and tasted really OFF. So much so that I had to send it back. We also had chicken Penang...More

Thank John P
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

I ordered broccoli stir fry with steamed rice He got seafood with red veggies We had it delivered and it was steaming hot. Would recommend this place

Thank WonderWoman20162016
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$12
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Delivery, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 921 Congress St, Portland, ME 04102-3030
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: +1 207-780-0900
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We sold our other restaurant and now only have one Saeng Thai House on 921 Congress St! Please come visit us and the same old crew!
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