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David's Restaurant

22 Monument Sq, Portland, ME 04101-4082
+1 207-773-4340
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good32%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“garlic knots” (27 reviews)
“salmon” (39 reviews)
Open Now
17:00 - 21:00 Hours
American, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
22 Monument Sq, Portland, ME 04101-4082
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

THE best potstickers we have ever had. Bruschetta ok but not best we've had... whatever. We ordered another potsticker. Happy hour is why we came after all day traveling and a parking garage next door. U should have taken a picture...did I mention the potstickers?...More

Thank Jeanette F
Reviewed 2 days ago

Enjoyed Mothers’ Day brunch at David’s before going to the Portland Symphony concert at nearby Merrill Auditorium. Without a reservation, we were warmly greeted and quickly seated. Regular menu and a special brunch menu were offered. Couldn’t resist the Eggs Benny on potato croquettes, an...More

Thank LinnieSP
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great restaurant and bar. The open face lobster ravioli was one of the best meals I’ve ever had! Our bartender was excellent and made several suggestions for food and drink. Will be back when in town!

Thank Christine B
Reviewed 1 week ago

I hadn't been to Davids in a long time, but we were in the area and it seemed like a great time to try it again. I'm SOOOO happy we did! Wonderful menu choices, drinks were awesome, and the staff did an excellent job. So...More

Thank BEACHBUM60890
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent a few days in Portland, and this was the very best restaurant we found. We sat at the bar for dinner. I had a cup of the best clam chowder I've ever tasted. Apparently, the secret ingredient is brown sugar. Sounds strange, tastes...More

Thank Charlie D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

David’s has a beautiful selection of deliciously crafted dinners. We had the haddock and peekyboo crab and the pepper petite filet. Amazing garlic knots and salads!

Thank Renee P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

One of the best restaurants in Portland! David's is smaller in size with an outdoor patio in front of the restaurant and dining inside with seating at s counter along an exposed kitchen. My husband and I had a table inside by the front window....More

Thank Mari9
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were so impressed with everything. Kim, our server was FANTASTIC! She was so helpful and addressed individual needs. The food was phenomenal, each appetizer , entree and dessert was awesome! The salted caramel cashew chocolate torte and the lemon blueberry cheescake were outstanding! We...More

Thank Debra D
Reviewed 8 May 2018

Unfortunately David's didn't meet any of our expectations for our dinner out. Even just walking in we should have been tipped off by the cheesy signage in the entry and outdated decor and turned around and left. We were seated near the open kitchen which...More

Thank TinPeacock
Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

This past weekend I had the pleasure of bringing a party of 21 people to this establishment. We have been talking to Kim for the past month or two about planning this dinner and she was extremely helpful and patient with us. When we arrived,...More

Thank Christina T
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Questions & Answers
2 February 2017|
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Response from Marshside01 | Reviewed this property |
Casual. Jeans are fine.
John B
12 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
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
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 Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 16:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 16:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 16:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 16:00
11:30 - 16:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
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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