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David's Restaurant

22 Monument Sq, Portland, ME 04101-4082
+1 207-773-4340
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
22 Monument Sq, Portland, ME 04101-4082
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Really enjoyed David's...The food was excellent ..staff really great especially Nelson..awesome waiter ..

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Dori W
Reviewed 2 days ago

We had been here last year and enjoyed it so were anxious to try it again. So glad we did! Of course, the rolls are a big favorite of my family (garlic knots). The butternut squash truffle arancini was awesome. My husband's steak was done...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank LyndaNewport_RI
Reviewed November 6, 2018

We walked up from the Nickelodeon Theater after a late afternoon movie and enjoyed a very nice dinner Monday night. Superb service and we especially liked the beet salad and sesame salmon

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Christopher H
Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I enjoy what we refer to as “lunner” - a mid afternoon meal that’s more dinner than lunch, perfectly sized portions for us that we can eat all of without needing take home bags. Plus, we are done with our major eating...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Winnie052010
Reviewed November 6, 2018

Had a great experience at David's on a rainy and windy night in October. Despite the weather, the restaurant was packed at 6:00 p.m.! Started with the best lobster bisque (a special) that I think I have ever had, followed by a pear and gorgonzola...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Tom A
Reviewed November 6, 2018

Customer service and food excellent- I had a burger with sides - just wonderful. If you are downtown Portland Me take the time to stop in for a delicious meal

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Theresa S
Reviewed November 1, 2018

We went here at happy hour. Had a beer, a glass of wine and three apps... The only good app is the truffle chips... while it is just truffle oil, the chips were excellent - crisp and salted perfectly. The Cajun shrimps were way, way...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank _tomnguyen001
Reviewed October 21, 2018 via mobile

I went with my two college ages kids and a friend of theirs and we had a great time. The food was very well prepared with a unique twist. The service was prompt and pleasant. David's is not cheap but I think it is worth...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Mamamezz
Reviewed October 19, 2018 via mobile

Four of us lunched at David’s yesterday and enjoyed superlative dishes. I same the chef’s buffet and chose among three varieties of pizza, two vegetarian, tater tots in a mango sauce, salads and tortellini, all delicious. My friends ordered different items from the menu and...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Nils W
Reviewed October 16, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I went there for our 30th anniversary and had the best dinner. My wife had the Halibut special and I had the Ahi Tuna dish which was incredible. I would go back just to have that dish again, so please don’t take...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank gordm432
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February 2, 2017|
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Response from Marshside01 | Reviewed this property |
Casual. Jeans are fine.
John B
August 12, 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
Romantic, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
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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