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Saeng Thai House

921 Congress St, Portland, ME 04102-3030
+1 207-780-0900
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good27%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pad thai” (33 reviews)
“crispy duck” (6 reviews)
“brown rice” (5 reviews)
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Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
921 Congress St, Portland, ME 04102-3030
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were driving from Bar Harbor to Boston, and we were near Portland in time for an early lunch. We got of I-95 and checked the area. The reviews and proximity for this place won out. Parking was a bit challenging here. There are several...More

Thank Jim W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Small restaurant toward the west end of Congress Street - 6 tables! Wonderful and friendly staff. Food was fav! We ordered for take-out two nights. Their curry, pad thai (spicy with basil) and beef salad were fabulous. A real gem

Thank _tomnguyen001
Reviewed September 18, 2018

If you go to the restaurant, be sure to check the back cover of the menu. That is where the noodle bowls are listed. I had the chicken-shrimp noodle bowl for lunch recently and it as very good; plenty of vegetables, bean sprouts, chicken and...More

Thank Afoodie65
Reviewed July 13, 2018 via mobile

We went for dinner before the Sea Dogs game (Hadlock offers very little in the way of gluten free options) We parked and decided to go here because of proximity to the stadium. The food was very good and they are aware of the need...More

Thank LauraR_LauraR
Reviewed July 8, 2018

Very good food, good service, great value--highly recommended if you're in the vicinity of the hospital or Thompson's Point. The crispy duck was wonderfully crispy, and the flavors in the Pad Thai were superb.

Thank RareTravelerMaine
Reviewed May 29, 2018

We decided to get food here after the BBQ place next door was out of everything. I ordered Chicken Pad Thai. The others ordered Pu Pu Platter and chicken fried rice. Everything was tasteless and my mother in law would not eat hers. They give...More

Thank BeachBumBaby62
Reviewed May 16, 2018 via mobile

I’ve lived in Thailand and without a doubt this is the most delicious, authentic Thai food I’ve had in the area. It’s a restaurant of smiles!

Thank RobyHutchinson
Reviewed March 15, 2018 via mobile

I came here for take-out and ordered tofu curry and bubble iced tea. It was ready and packaged nicely in a paper bag within 10 minutes. They even included a fork, which most places don’t without asking! I walked 15 minutes back to the Clarion...More

Thank bri7160
Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

Talk about feeling like you are invited into someone’s home! The women who were there were very attentive and helpful with menu choices. Such attention to serving healthy meals with amazing Thai flavors and herbs. The brown rice and tamarind duck was phenomenal. Can’t wait...More

Thank Beth D
Reviewed January 15, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I decided to take an impromptu trip to the city. It was about dinner time, and the only plans we had were to look for Thai. The nearest place open was Saeng Thai House. Wow! This may become our go to Thai...More

Thank HZybas
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$12
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Delivery, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 921 Congress St, Portland, ME 04102-3030
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: +1 207-780-0900
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We sold our other restaurant and now only have one Saeng Thai House on 921 Congress St! Please come visit us and the same old crew!
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