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) #75 of 455 Restaurants in Portland ££ - £££ Italian
464 Fore St, Portland, ME 04101-4029
+1 207-774-3500
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good25%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“fresh pasta” (28 reviews)
“lasagna” (38 reviews)
“italian salad” (10 reviews)
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464 Fore St, Portland, ME 04101-4029
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Reviewed 16 November 2014

My husband and I were told this was the place to go for good Italian pasta. We stopped by to make reservations and ended up having a glass of wine. The host treated us to bread and sauce and we were sold on making the...More

3  Thank Fireplaces
Reviewed 16 November 2014

the menu is Very limited and yes, homemade and custom made. It just didn't have much flavor and the prices for a plate of pasta and sauce were just too much for us.

Thank KristiSierra
Reviewed 6 November 2014

Really nice Italian cuisine here - limited menu but showed off strength of kitchen and quality of ingredients. Unfortunately, another case of very low light levels. My optometrist tells meI have very good vision for my age but I wish I had had a torch...More

Thank The_Sherriff
Reviewed 22 October 2014

Enjoyable atmosphere, good service and the raviolis were good. Portland is a gem of a city for eating and sightseeing.

Thank TOM L
Reviewed 16 October 2014

It was a great evening. We shared a "table" salad for the 3 of us. It was excellent and lightly dressed to perfection. We each ordered a ravioli entree - spinach, goat cheese with caramelized onion and a special meat option. All were very good...More

Thank Steve S
Reviewed 9 October 2014

This little Italian restaurant was recommended to us and we made advanced reservations. We were seated in a very dark corner, so dark that reading the menu was difficult (the lack of lighting was not part of the establishment’s ambiance). As an antipasti we chose...More

4  Thank Osprey34229
Reviewed 4 October 2014

I went with two other adults The positives: Very clean, Nice staff, Great location and "vibe," Great pasta (smooth, tender yummy) Good price (two meals, two sodas, and a dessert was 30$), little menu. Food: My noodles and mini meatballs was Very good, the other...More

Thank carol p
Reviewed 23 September 2014

Indelicate - and not all that creative - as my title suggests. Truth is lunch today, along with two very dear friends, couldn't possibly have been more SPECTACULAR. Fabulous bread to start and my friends had incredibly fresh pasta in two different preparations and I...More

Thank theghostwriter
Reviewed 18 September 2014

The goat cheese ravioli was superb. My mother had the lasagne and it was delicious. The portions are very satisfying. Nice, small, intimate restaurant. The menu is not huge but the food was excellent. We would definitely return. The service was very good and fast....More

Thank Nole13
Reviewed 17 September 2014 via mobile

Friendly, accommodating and the meal was delicious. Their caprese is the best ever. Our very attentive server was helpful and delightful. Casual and not rushed at all during our time there --- very much appreciated.

Thank Michael Q
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15 February 2017|
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Response from lindasL3244LC | Reviewed this property |
I would suggest you consult google maps to check the distance as I am not familiar with where Hampton is located Not informed re parking either as we took a taxi from our hotel-- the ( Press Hotel) and we felt that was too... More
29 April 2016|
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Response from nicks60610 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, every time I have been there, the pasta has been made fresh in the kitchen, and the cool thing is, depending on where you sit, you can see them making all the dishes right in front of you almost.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 464 Fore St, Portland, ME 04101-4029
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: +1 207-774-3500
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