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Tiqa

327 Commercial St, Portland, ME 04101-4625
+1 207-808-8840
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Overview
  • Excellent42%
  • Very good33%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (9 reviews)
“hummus” (31 reviews)
“kabobs” (12 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 a.m. Hours
CUISINES
Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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LOCATION
327 Commercial St, Portland, ME 04101-4625
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Reviewed January 27, 2017

"Pan Mediterranean" has become a somewhat hip style, but in the super-foodie atmosphere of Portland, it needs to be able to stand out. I wish I could say that Tiqa meets this standard, but it's not there yet. Everything three of us ate was tasty...More

Date of visit: January 2017
Thank Mainemal
DeenandCarol, Owner at Tiqa, responded to this reviewResponded January 28, 2017

Thank you for the feedback - it's something we take very serious. We will continue to our efforts to improve the food, service, ambiance and pricing. Sincerely, Deen & Carol

Reviewed December 29, 2016 via mobile

We celebrated my mom's 70th birthday here. We had 2 vegans and the restaurant was very accommodating to try to help us to come up with enough options for them. The food was really good, I would recommend the scallops!

Date of visit: November 2016
Thank RJP091700
DeenandCarol, Owner at Tiqa, responded to this reviewResponded January 1, 2017

Thank you for the support and very glad your mom had a great birthday celebration. Sincerely, Carol & Deen

Reviewed November 18, 2016 via mobile

I went for lunch and ordered a Kefta sandwich. I have been eating Middle Eastern food my whole life. I come from a Jewish family in Boston and have eaten at over 15 restaurants, my favorites being Shwarma King and Rami's in Brookline MA and...More

Date of visit: November 2016
Thank AlexandraS162
Reviewed November 6, 2016 via mobile

This is our second time at Tiqa. When we first ate here, we thought the place had promise but there were some issues with some of the dishes. We decided to try Tiqa again. It seems the restaurant actually expanded since our last visit. But...More

Date of visit: November 2016
Thank JCArchT
DeenandCarol, Owner at Tiqa, responded to this reviewResponded November 7, 2016

Thank you for your feedback and glad you had a good time. Sincerely, Deen & Carol

Reviewed October 22, 2016 via mobile

We loved our food at Tiqa! Really nice place. Super comfortable and trendy atmosphere. We sat at the bar and received excellent service. We started with the hummus and it was amazing. I ordered the pork belly and scallop skewers and they were divine. Nice...More

Date of visit: October 2016
Thank JetBlueDriver
DeenandCarol, Owner at Tiqa, responded to this reviewResponded October 24, 2016

Thank you for the kind feedback and support.

Reviewed October 10, 2016 via mobile

Sunday October 9th 2016 rainy evening looking for a Good restaurant to dine at in Portland Maine huge task huh? Let me help guide you to a distinctly original concept called Tiqa... Tiqa specializes in Mediterranean good eats we intentionally stayed with the Starters which...More

Date of visit: October 2016
Thank Buttta_boy
deen h, Owner at Tiqa, responded to this reviewResponded October 12, 2016

Thank you for the kind words and support. Sincerely, Deen & Carol

Reviewed October 2, 2016 via mobile

As I scanned through the trip advisor list of restaurants in Portland I realize that I've dined in almost all of them. Portland is known for its plethora of fine dining establishment & creative cuisine. I thought I'd follow up my recent poor rating of...More

Date of visit: September 2016
1  Thank Maineviews
Reviewed September 29, 2016

We were there with a group of about 60 people and the service was overwhelmed. Salmon finally arrived and it was quite good. Drinks were pricey.

Date of visit: September 2016
1  Thank DenverJack2
Reviewed September 22, 2016

The spices and combinations on the dishes were very unique and delicious. I had the scallop and pork kabobs. Nice decor and the team worked well together. Inside and outside seating.

Date of visit: September 2016
Thank bj w
DeenandCarol, Owner at Tiqa, responded to this reviewResponded September 23, 2016

Thank you for the kind feedback - it's greatly appreciated. Sincerely, Deen

Reviewed September 8, 2016

My husband and I visited this restaurant with our daughter and son-in-law last summer and have been wanting to come back here for a second visit to experience another delicious menu in the inviting and relaxed lounge. We were in the mood for drinks and...More

Date of visit: September 2016
Thank Jginny
DeenandCarol, Owner at Tiqa, responded to this reviewResponded September 12, 2016

Thank you for your feedback and the kind words. We hope to see you again soon, Sincerely, Deen & Carol

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Dinner, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Monday
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Tuesday
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Wednesday
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Thursday
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
Friday
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
Saturday
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 327 Commercial St, Portland, ME 04101-4625
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: +1 207-808-8840
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