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The Front Porch Piano Bar & Restaurant

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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APPETIZERS‎
$3 each
Oysters Chilled & on Ice
$4 each
Shrimp Cocktail Chilled on Ice
$Market
Maine Lobster Tail Chilled on Ice
$6.00
$9.00
New England Clam Chowder
$11.00
Coconut Shrimp
Crispy jumbo shrimp, lemon aioli
$15.00
Tuna Tartare
Spicy soy, cucumbers, wakama salad, sesame crisp
$13.00
Bleu Cheese Mussels
Chorizo, garlic, tomatoes, white wine broth
$14.00
Fried Whole Belly Clams
Tartar sauce
$12.00
Ginger Shrimp Spring Rolls
Spicy soy dipping sauce
$10.00
Calamari "Fra Diavalo"
Herbed olive oil, smoked paprika aioli
FLATBREACHDS:‎
All of our homemade flatbreachds are served on a whole wheacht crust
$10.00
Margarita
Fresh tomatoes, fresh mozzarella, basil
$11.00
BBQ Chicken
Grilled red onions, smoked cheddar, BBQ sauce
$13.00
Wild Mushroom & Steachk
Goat cheese mousse, grand pandano cheese
$13.00
Shrimp & Chorizo
Sweet bell peppers, white sauce, shredded mozzarella
$12.00
Hummus
Roasted red peppers, arugula, banana peppers, crumbled feta
SALADS‎
$6.00
Caesar
Garlicky croutons, pecorino romano, homemade dressing
$9.00
Caesar
Garlicky croutons, pecorino romano, homemade dressing
$6.00
Chopped
Kalamata, feta, tomato, cucumber, aged sherry vinaigrette
$9.00
Chopped
Kalamata, feta, tomato, cucumber, aged sherry vinaigrette
$9.00
Caprese Salad
Yellow tomato, fresh mozzarella, basil, micro greens
$6.00
Bibb Salad
Fresh peachches, spiced pepitas, tomatoes, shaved cheese, champagne vinaigrette
$9.00
Bibb Salad
Fresh peachches, spiced pepitas, tomatoes, shaved cheese, champagne vinaigrette
$6.00
Field Greens
Maine blueberries, crumbled bleu cheese, roasted almond blueberry vinaigrette
$9.00
Field Greens
Maine‎ blueberries, crumbled bleu cheese, roasted almond blueberry vinaigrette
$13.00
Any Salad With, Chicken
BAR FARE‎
$13.00
Crispy Haddock Sandwich
Lettuce, tartar sauce, hand-cut fries
$8.00
$15.00
Front Porch Mac N Cheese
Prosciutto, hot house tomatoes
$12.00
Cheese Burger
Your choice of cheddar, pepper jack or blue served w/ hand-cut fries, lettuce, tomato, onion, pickle
$15.00
Salmon Sandwich
Tapenade, feta cheese, romaine lettuce, sliced baguette breachd
$12.00
Grilled Chicken Sandwich
Avocado aioli, bibb lettuce, crispy bacon, tomato
$Market
Classic Lobster Roll
Mayo, fresh herbs, crispy lettuce
$14.00
Fish Tacos
Flour tortillas, cilantro slaw, spicy remoulade
MAIN DISHES‎
$22.00
Cast Iron Salmon
Parsnip puree, saffron peachrl onions, tomato broth
$23.00
Lemon Herb Encrusted Haddock
Brown butter cauliflower puree, caramelized peachrl onions
$Market
Daily Caught & Bought
Napa cabbage, shitake mushrooms, onions, ginger soy vinaigrette
$Market
Lobster Brandy Risotto
Onions, English peachs, pecorino romano
$22.00
Haddock Fried Basket
Tartar, French fries, creach my cabbage slaw
$25.00
Seach Scallop Fried Basket
Tartar,‎ french fries, creach my cabbage slaw
$23.00
Chicken Under a Brick
Haricot verts, fingerlings, mustard butter
$27.00
16 Ounce Pork Chop
Roasted vegetables, citrus glace
$23.00
Chicken & Penne
Fresh pesto, English peachs, tomato, parmesan cheese
$18.00
Grilled Vegetable Cous Cous
Seachsonal vegetables, balsamic reduction
SIDE DISHES‎
$6.00
Hand-Cut Fries
$5.00
Grilled Asparagus
$4.00
Mashed Potatoes
$7.00
Sweet Potato Fries
$4.00
Creachmy Slaw
$4.00
Green Beachns
$4.00
Broccoli
$5.00
Wild Mushrooms
$8.00
Mac N Cheese
About
Lively, boisterous environment; Elegant and diverse dining menu. Complimentary Entertainment in Piano Bar & Lounge. 7 Nights a week. American style food, burgers, Salads with your choice of Proteins, Appetizers or all entrees.
PRICE RANGE
US$8 - US$40
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
CUISINES
American, Bar, Seafood
FEATURES
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We were there when Robert Dionne was the piano player. He was spectacular! Every person there loved his playing. Marc was our server. We asked for two burgers. He explained how they had a new one on the menu and he saw we were not...More

Date of visit: March 2019
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johnbutare, Manager at The Front Porch Piano Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you so much for your fabulous review. I will be sure to pass along your kind words to Marc. Cheers Johnny

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Ate here on St Patty’s day while on vacation with family. The decor and atmosphere was lovely as was the craft beer selection. We tried some of their specials an also had their specialty, Chicken Under a Brick. The food was bland. Even the corned...More

Date of visit: March 2019
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johnbutare, Manager at The Front Porch Piano Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

We appreciate your review and take all reviews very seriously. Please join us again when in our fabulous seaside village of Ogunquit. Cheers Johnny

Reviewed 1 week ago

We came early – shortly after five. We were able to get a table immediately upstairs in the piano bar and the music had already started. Thoroughly enjoyed the entertainment and the food was out of this world. My husband and I both had the...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank survivor07
johnbutare, Manager at The Front Porch Piano Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for your wonderful review. We are so pleased you enjoyed our Chicken Under a Brick. It has been a favorite for many. Can't wait for your return. Cheers Johnny

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We love Ogunquit and one of my top favorites is the Front Porch. Jon Richardson is great to see perform as well as many of the other artists. I love the atmosphere. Sometimes it gets a little crowded so it’s good to get there early...More

Date of visit: October 2018
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johnbutare, Manager at The Front Porch Piano Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you so much for such a fabulous review. Your kind words are greatly appreciated. Cheers Johnny

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food was great and the service was even better! My sister and I shared the tomatoes bisque and Mac and cheese with added chicken. Absolutely delicious!! Our server John was very friendly and informative. It was quiet on a Sunday night and the place...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank kearaw2014
johnbutare, Manager at The Front Porch Piano Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Keara, thank you for taking the time to submit your review. We take all comments and concerns very serious. Cheers Johnny

Reviewed February 15, 2019 via mobile

Great place to hang with family or friends. Great food at restaurant then head to upstairs to piano bar for singing and dancing.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank joanmillian
johnbutare, Manager at The Front Porch Piano Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Joan, thank you so much for your kind words. Your review is so important to us. Cheers Johnny

Reviewed February 14, 2019

We chose the Front Porch because of its intriguing menu. They obviously have a talented chef. The Prosecco was excellent and generously poured. The calamari were fabulous, served with a spicy aioli dip. The mushroom truffle oil flatbread with arugula was wonderful. My partner raved...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank MadameButterfly
johnbutare, Manager at The Front Porch Piano Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your fabulous review. We are excite to share our 2019 season menu in April. Cheers Johnny

Reviewed January 31, 2019

We've been coming to the Front Porch for years. The quality of the food has remained excellent but since the downstairs was redecorated, we've gone elsewhere for dinner and then returned later for the piano bar upstairs. It's just too loud for a romantic dinner....More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Jennifer Y
johnbutare, Manager at The Front Porch Piano Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Jennifer, thank you so much for your review. We feel the same and are taking steps with sound proofing for our guest to have a more enjoyable dining experience. Cheers Johnny

Reviewed January 15, 2019 via mobile

Ate downstairs... wish we ate upstairs. Super loud downstairs. But could have been the very loud family by us!!?? Food was good. Service was nice but busy. I asked for something... don't think server heard me so never got it. I'm loud but not that...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank jxp1978
johnbutare, Manager at The Front Porch Piano Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded January 16, 2019

Thank you for your review. We do have a wonderful and lively atmosphere. We would love to have you come back and enjoy another dinner in our piano lounge. Cheers Johnny

Reviewed January 3, 2019

This is the best feel-good spot in the State of Maine! As an adult, you cannot come to Ogunquit and NOT come here! Sing along with the live music from the piano bar, enjoy a delicious cocktail, meet and make friends with your fellow merry-makers...More

Date of visit: December 2018
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johnbutare, Manager at The Front Porch Piano Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded January 6, 2019

Thank you so much for your kind words. Your review is very important to us at The Front Porch. Cheers Johnny

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Cecile L
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Response from Ann S | Reviewed this property |
The restaurant is open daily. Piano Bar upstairs is awesome! Lively and fun til close. I don't know if there is a set schedule. Please check th heir website directly.
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not sure who is playing early but Kim Kuzma is the headliner and it is her last night of the season. Will be PACKED but we'll worth it. My friends are going to celebrate the Holiday weekend and her final night till next... More
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