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1053 Forest Ave, Ste 2, Portland, ME 04103-3380
+1 207-878-9993
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11:00 - 21:00
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Sun 11:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 21:30
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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33 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I recently went to Ginza but was a bit disappointed. While the place was very clean- and warm on a winter day, the food was just fair. I ordered a special with Lobster and avocado and just wasn't very impressed. The tuna roll was also ok I left wondering if everything was a little less fresh -thus the "off taste".... More 

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Thank Joyfullyinme
Brunswick, Maine
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22 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 February 2017

Wonderful spot to enjoy hot pot. This maybe the only place where you can enjoy sushi as an appetizer and hot pot as your main meal. If you can't decide between Vietnamese and Japanese this is a place to go. The flavors were spot on and the ambience was great. Definitely worth the visit.

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Thank John G
Westbrook, Maine
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22 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

I've been to This wonderful restaurant several times with various groups. The food is fresh and delicious and the restaurant is clean. The staff is lovely also! Definitely recommend!

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Thank Gerryandsandie
Portland, ME
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2016 via mobile

I've been to Ginza several times for lunch before and it was consuming their sweet potato roll that moved me to write this review. Those little sushi rounds are little bits of heaven. Everything I have tried here is really delicious. The pork gyoza (dumplings) are delicious and don't get me started on the chicken curry. Really quality food here... More 

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1 Thank roxy278
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 February 2016 via mobile

This hidden gem has a cult like following and for good reason. The food is outstanding, the prices can't be beat, and the owners are wonderful. I cannot recommend it enough.

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1 Thank Amanda O
Portland, Maine, United States
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35 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 January 2016

I was introduced to Ginza Town back in the summer of 2014; it has become a regular haunt for me, as well as my colleagues and friends! They offer a variety of Vietnamese, Japanese, and Chinese dishes… Don’t let the location fool you, this is some of the best sushi I’ve had in Portland, and the overall experience is just... More 

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1 Thank KZS215
Howland, Maine
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652 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 162 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2015

sushi to start and end up with a Vietnamese vermicelli to end the meal . took the family out for lunch .the people at this place are so friendly its like being at home. all the food is fresh and great I had the vermicelli with spring roll and beef loved it . the even made a special dish for... More 

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1 Thank thedipman
Portland, Maine
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80 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2015

I like Ginza Town which is a small, unpretentious restaurant serving excellent sushi and other Japanese food as well as some Thai. The service is generally excellent but when we were there most recently they had a very large party which slowed the service down. I recommend Ginza Town.

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Thank ThePurpleProfessor
windham, me
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46 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 April 2015

Vietnamese, Japanese, and Chinese food to suit all interests. Best. Crab. Rangoons. Ever. Pho was really good, and all of us enjoyed our sushi. Don't bother with the miso soup but def. get pork goyza! We will be back.

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Thank Erin K
Portland, Maine
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7 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2014

I've tried them all in the area and this is my favorite. Their beef stew is also great but really spicy and I like hot food. Service is always great.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vietnamese
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Delivery, Reservations, Waitstaff
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:30
Thursday
11:00 - 21:30
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1053 Forest Ave, Ste 2, Portland, ME 04103-3380
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: +1 207-878-9993

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?