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Samuel's Bar & Grill

1160 Forest Ave, Portland, ME 04103-3326
+1 207-797-6924
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good38%
  • Average9%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
10 Sep 2017
“Bar Food”
17 Jun 2017
“Love this place”
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Bar, Pub, American, Steakhouse
1160 Forest Ave, Portland, ME 04103-3326
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Reviewed September 10, 2017

We were a party of 5 and 4 of us got the special which was a bacon cheeseburger which was very good and was reasonable. However the 5th person had ordered a pizza which took forever to get. When he did finally get it since...More

Thank Diane H
Reviewed June 17, 2017 via mobile

I love this bar...it's my kind of place. Amazing local dive bar you just need to go to. Good food, great service and a fun time!

1  Thank Jenna C
Reviewed March 4, 2017

Friendly, a bit cramped, with a good selection of food at fair prices. Definitely a bar scene, which can be an issue for seniors, getting into and out of high chairs.

Thank h w
Reviewed December 5, 2016 via mobile

Small, friendly, sociable, good food, great specials outstanding bartenders. I go there at least once a week for trivia and more often when I Crave a good neighborhood place.

Thank charlieome
Reviewed September 13, 2016

My wife and I Love this place . Everyone is super nice, good food great atmosphere. Locals gather around the bar, but they are welcoming to guests. Have 2 for 1 pizza nights and wing nights. Best happy hour around! This is definitely worth checking...More

Thank Rick D
Reviewed July 27, 2016 via mobile

Lived in town for a few years and always went for brunch on the weekend. Went back to visit and had to stop by Samuel's for their Dirty Wings - the best wings ever!!Where else can you get wings and beer at 8 am?!?!? Mimosas...More

Thank Patty H
Reviewed July 23, 2016

Cool place with super food, super deals and super staff. I don't know how they can do so much in such a little place.

Thank charlieome
Reviewed December 28, 2015

We stopped here for cocktails. It was bustling with drinking patrons, like a neighborhood (dive) bar. Friendly service. I am not sure I would order food here after looking into the kitchen on my way to the restroom.

Thank skeelovr
Reviewed May 14, 2015

My wife and I came into town to visit relatives, so in the afternoon we came to this place that an old classmate of mine owns. Everything is close together here, but they have positioned the tables well so that you can sit down and...More

Thank johnmoore4
Reviewed May 1, 2015 via mobile

Samuel 's is a local bar and grill...with outside dining (in nice weather) as well. It is a true neighborhood venue...serving several appetizers, burgers, steaks, salads, potatoes and fries. They are known for their wings and their famous dirt wings. The menu is quite adequate...More

Thank BeeMelissa
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Viki W
October 16, 2016|
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Response from Rick D | Reviewed this property |
Yes they have a Brunch menu, it is very good !
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Pub, American, Steakhouse
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Open Hours
8:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
11:30 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
11:30 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
11:30 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
11:30 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
11:30 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
6:00 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1160 Forest Ave, Portland, ME 04103-3326
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: +1 207-797-6924
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