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$$ - $$$, American, Barbecue
52 Washington Ave, 52 Washington Avenue, 04101, Portland, Maine, Portland, ME 04101-2622
+1 207-808-8502
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good28%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“deviled eggs” (7 reviews)
“ceviche” (7 reviews)
“ribs” (10 reviews)
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Southwestern, American, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
52 Washington Ave, 52 Washington Avenue, 04101, Portland, Maine, Portland, ME 04101-2622
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The food here is truly excellent....one of our favorites anywhere! Where to start The house margaritas are very good, dry not sweet with the right combination of tequila, lime and sour. Tasty! Everything was delicious with the stand outs being the Pork belly lettuce wrap...a...More

Thank Bradley J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome place. Everything was great. I had grilled pork belly lettuce wraps and my girlfriend had brisket burnt ends to start then we shared a meat board that had brisket, ribs, and shoulder as well as potato salad, jalapeño cornbread, slaw and pickles added a...More

Thank Italianlover121
Reviewed 19 May 2018

I read about a special night featuring Caribbean BBQ and a local beer so we decided to try . Very busy , but things seemed to move along quickly . The beer was great . We ordered one item from the special menu which was...More

Thank MainePerfectionist
Reviewed 18 March 2018

And unique restaurant. Everything was good about this place; service, food, space, etc. I did find the portions to be a wee bit small for the price, but that is a trend everywhere, eh? We had a variety of BBQ and sides. The Burnt Ends...More

Thank stephen m
Reviewed 10 March 2018

Second time to be sure... not disappointed. The BEST ceviche in the US that we have ever had. Tonight was scallop and shrimp ceviche with onion and avacodo marinated in lime and grapefruit juice. Yum. We ordered the fish tacos as well that were fabulous!...More

Thank trieuski
Reviewed 20 February 2018 via mobile

Arrived in a holiday early ordered bbq plate and bacon tostada the beans on the bbq were great but the green shone through especially when accompanied with the spicy vinegar the pork belly was crisp and nice as well The tostada was awesome creative and...More

Thank wilfive
Reviewed 8 October 2017

Terlingua was recommended to us by friends and we are so glad they did. We had awesome food and wonderful service. We had the empanadas, the mushroom tacos, and the smoked brisket. The flavors were terrific. Each plate had those touches you wish each restaurant...More

1  Thank Harry K
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

So I wrote a review of this place while visiting Portland on sort of an intermission from traveling the world and came back when my traveling was done and it's even better. I walked in and not only was the atmosphere just as great but...More

1  Thank LandonFlynn
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

Went here for a quick bite. Happy hour prices were decent. $5 sangria and margarita. Queso and chips were damn good as well as the deviled eggs. Topped it off with a brisket frito pie. Will be back to try the dinner menu.

Thank Kirk J
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

We went here with good friends. There were five of us who are local business owners, dined on Tuesday, August 15 for our monthly get together. Food was good but quite overpriced. After spending over $400.00, the waitress rudely informed us that we were receiving...More

3  Thank jcmcgg13
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Accepts Visa, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Outdoor Seating, Television, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 52 Washington Ave, 52 Washington Avenue, 04101, Portland, Maine, Portland, ME 04101-2622
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: +1 207-808-8502
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