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Full Belly Deli - CLOSED

1060 Brighton Ave, Portland, ME 04102-1030
+1 207-772-1227
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Overview
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good39%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
5 Jun 2015
“It's closed.”
30 May 2015
“Great Deli Food!”
Restaurant Hours Closed
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American, Soups, Delicatessen, Vegetarian Friendly, Kosher
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1060 Brighton Ave, Portland, ME 04102-1030
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Reviewed 5 June 2015

The Full Belly Deli closed for good in March 2015 which is too bad since it was Portland's only real Jewish deli with very good traditional Jewish deli food.

1  Thank pwdt
Reviewed 30 May 2015

This restaurant just reopened on Main Street in Westbrook. Lots of delis claim to have authentic Jewish deli food. This one really does. Excellent, lean corned beef, pastrami and brisket that rivals Katz's Deli in Manhattan's lower east side. Generous sandwiches, tasty slaw and potato...More

Thank Sh59l1h
Reviewed 9 February 2015 via mobile

This restaurant is now closed. It did have some of the best subs I have had in Portland and I never left hungry. People told me it was overpriced, but fit the amount of food and the quality I'd say it was just right.

Thank David R
Reviewed 3 January 2015

I lived in Portland years ago and beyond seafood and pub food, food was not really the draw. Since then, Portland has become a foodie mecca. Nice too to have the option of a real old fashioned deli with huge portions of steamed pastrami and...More

Thank Peglegbbh
Reviewed 15 November 2014

Well we had a full car of guests from Philadelphia visiting us in Portland Maine and we were looking for a place for lunch that would satisfy cosmopolitan tastes. We happened upon Full Belly Deli, a Kosher style deli. Hot pastrami on rye, corned beef...More

1  Thank paripin
Reviewed 11 October 2014

Superb deli with old world attention to detail, serving size and taste. The deli sandwiches like pastrami and corned beef are great, large and filling. Same with potato salad, coleslaw and real chicken soup.

Thank Glenn R
Reviewed 8 October 2014

Stopped by this deli from TA reviews. Its difficult to find a good, old fashioned house smoked pastrami these days. Ordered one on light rye, with yellow mustard. It was glorious! Returned for another on our way out of town.

Thank diana t
Reviewed 22 September 2014

The Full Belly Deli has the best Ruben I've eaten in a long time. It is an authentic deli that will not disappoint you, i promise. The corned beef and pastrami are excellent! As you walk in to the deli, on the left you will...More

1  Thank Carbondog
Reviewed 5 August 2014

We had the Regal Rachel which was turkey, coleslaw, cheese and Russian dressing, grilled. Awesome! The only downside was the pickle, which was too salt not enough vinegar, yuk. Service was fast, place was clean.

Thank Kayaker01
Reviewed 3 August 2014 via mobile

Came in with a group of 12 and everyone liked what they got. Very short line when we arrived but it was clear that plenty of folks know about this place as the line got bigger while we ate. interesting specials. I got the tuna...More

Thank Avalon98
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  • Address: 1060 Brighton Ave, Portland, ME 04102-1030
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: +1 207-772-1227
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