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Tiqa

327 Commercial St, Portland, ME 04101-4625
+1 207-808-8840
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Overview
  • Excellent41%
  • Very good33%
  • Average15%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (9 reviews)
“hummus” (30 reviews)
“kefta” (11 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m. Hours
CUISINES
Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
327 Commercial St, Portland, ME 04101-4625
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51 - 60 of 170 reviews

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

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.

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.

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

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

Reviewed September 7, 2016 via mobile

Our dinner started with olive oil and zatar which was a good blend of spices from Mid East. Never thought that yogurt would go well with salmon but it did. We loved the salmon entree on the menu. Fatosh salad had good crisp pita chips....More

Thank Deniz E
DeenandCarol, Owner at Tiqa, responded to this reviewResponded September 9, 2016

Thank you for the kind words. We look forward to hosting you again. Sincerely, Deen

Reviewed September 6, 2016

We decided to stop here for drinks and snacks to meet up with friends we had not seen in a while. The five of us sat on the outdoor patio that was nicely done with tables and couch selections. We went around 3pm on a...More

Thank jgblauvelt
DeenandCarol, Owner at Tiqa, responded to this reviewResponded September 9, 2016

Thank you for your support and feedback. Sincerely, Deen

Reviewed September 5, 2016

I have been to TIQA a couple of times, once for lunch and a return for dinner. Lunch was tasty, the service good and the price reasonable. We had a variety of selections and they were well prepared, fresh and nicely presented. Dinner could have...More

Thank RebeccaMaine
DeenandCarol, Owner at Tiqa, responded to this reviewResponded September 6, 2016

Thank you for the feedback, it's greatly appreciated and we will work to address the concerns you raised. We do warm our plates in the oven, it's a nice trick to try at home - put your plate in the oven for 1-2 minutes prior...More

Reviewed August 30, 2016

We had breakfast there on a Sunday morning. Our waitress was very friendly and attentive (the place was not very busy). Our party had a couple of variations of Eggs Benedict (standard and Mediterranean version), both were excellent.

Thank Cadillacjay
DeenandCarol, Owner at Tiqa, responded to this reviewResponded September 5, 2016

Thank you for the kind words. We hope to see you again. Sincerely, Deen

Reviewed August 26, 2016

On a visit to Portland, the city I grew up in, I visited TIQA with friends. They too had heard good things about this Commercial Street restaurant.Our aps of pork belly and humus were excellent Among the raves about TIQA was the claim that they...More

Thank isnowdance
DeenandCarol, Owner at Tiqa, responded to this reviewResponded September 5, 2016

We appreciate your feedback and agree that there is no excuse for delays and missteps. We work diligently every day to get right and regret when this does not happen. Hope you reconsider visiting our establishment. Sincerely, Deen

Reviewed August 24, 2016 via mobile

Appetizers were decent. Don't order vegetarian options. Service was ok. Food came out fairly fast. Good atmosphere and nice music

Thank Philip M
DeenandCarol, Owner at Tiqa, responded to this reviewResponded September 5, 2016

We appreciate the feedback and will continue our efforts to improve. Sincerely, Deen

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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
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
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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