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David's Restaurant

22 Monument Sq, Portland, ME 04101-4082
+1 207-773-4340
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Overview
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“garlic knots” (30 reviews)
“haddock” (46 reviews)
Closes in 9 min
11:30 AM - 4:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
American, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
₱₱ - ₱₱₱
RATINGS
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LOCATION
22 Monument Sq, Portland, ME 04101-4082
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Being a solo traveler I made a reservation for one and had to sit at the counter. While the counter is tight to get into and out of you are directly facing the kitchen and might as well be in the kitchen you are so...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank SigEpGov
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really enjoyed David's...The food was excellent ..staff really great especially Nelson..awesome waiter ..

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Dori W
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had been here last year and enjoyed it so were anxious to try it again. So glad we did! Of course, the rolls are a big favorite of my family (garlic knots). The butternut squash truffle arancini was awesome. My husband's steak was done...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank LyndaNewport_RI
Reviewed 7 November 2018

We walked up from the Nickelodeon Theater after a late afternoon movie and enjoyed a very nice dinner Monday night. Superb service and we especially liked the beet salad and sesame salmon

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Christopher H
Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

My husband and I enjoy what we refer to as “lunner” - a mid afternoon meal that’s more dinner than lunch, perfectly sized portions for us that we can eat all of without needing take home bags. Plus, we are done with our major eating...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Winnie052010
Reviewed 6 November 2018

Had a great experience at David's on a rainy and windy night in October. Despite the weather, the restaurant was packed at 6:00 p.m.! Started with the best lobster bisque (a special) that I think I have ever had, followed by a pear and gorgonzola...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Tom A
Reviewed 6 November 2018

Customer service and food excellent- I had a burger with sides - just wonderful. If you are downtown Portland Me take the time to stop in for a delicious meal

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Theresa S
Reviewed 2 November 2018

We went here at happy hour. Had a beer, a glass of wine and three apps... The only good app is the truffle chips... while it is just truffle oil, the chips were excellent - crisp and salted perfectly. The Cajun shrimps were way, way...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank _tomnguyen001
Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

I went with my two college ages kids and a friend of theirs and we had a great time. The food was very well prepared with a unique twist. The service was prompt and pleasant. David's is not cheap but I think it is worth...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Mamamezz
Reviewed 20 October 2018 via mobile

Four of us lunched at David’s yesterday and enjoyed superlative dishes. I same the chef’s buffet and chose among three varieties of pizza, two vegetarian, tater tots in a mango sauce, salads and tortellini, all delicious. My friends ordered different items from the menu and...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Nils W
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Extraordinary557334
2 February 2017|
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Response from Marshside01 | Reviewed this property |
Casual. Jeans are fine.
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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
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
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
Special occasions, Business meetings, Bar scene, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Monday
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Tuesday
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Wednesday
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Thursday
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 4:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
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
  • E-mail
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