Restaurants

207.780.0880

1 Danforth St., Portland, ME 04101

Monday-Friday 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.; Saturday and Sunday 12 p.m. to 3 p.m.; Daily 5 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

Buttery sashimi and a Japanese-inspired brunch complete with green tea bellinis gives Yosaku an edge in a city rich with fresh seafood.

207.619.7505

653 Congress St. , Portland, ME 4101

Sunday to Wednesday 11:30 AM to 9:30 PM; Thursday to Saturday 11:30 AM to 1 AM

Basically, you start with a variety of animals and animal parts, and then it’s time to make a decision: Do I want them on the grill as… Read more »

Boda restaurant in Portland, ME

207.347.7557

671 Congress St. , Portland, ME 4101

5 PM to 12:45 PM

A favorite late-night haunt for the city’s restaurant professionals, who show up in droves in search of fried quail eggs with soy sauce and scallions, as well… Read more »

Sonny's Restaurant, Portland, ME

207.772.7774

83 Exchange St., Portland, ME 4101

11:30 AM to 10 PM

In an impressive space that’s formerly the Portland Savings Bank, chefs Jay Villani and Ethan Tobey take local ingredients and give them a Latin and Southwestern spin…. Read more »

Blue Rooster Food Co, Portland, Maine

207.747.4157

5 Dana St. , Portland, ME 4101

Sunday to Wednesday 11 AM to 6 PM; Thursday to Saturday 11 AM to 2 AM

Regulars will tell you: you will leave sleepy and satisfied after tackling the “Tot-tine,” a mountain of Tater Tots smothered in chicken gravy and cheese curds. That… Read more »

The North Point Restaurant, Portland, ME

207.899.3778

35 Silver St, Portland, ME 4101

11 AM to 12 AM

An intimate, cozy spot with friendly service—there’s a good chance you’ll find brothers and co-owners Noah and Dan Talmatch on the premises—North Point’s menu features flatbreads, meat-and-cheese… Read more »

207.553.7044

46 Market St., Portland, Maine 04101

11:30 AM to 9:30 PM; Sunday Brunch: 9 AM to 2 PM

At James Beard Award-nominated chef Steve Corry’s bistro, everything’s based on family recipes passed down by the restaurant’s namesake, a diminutive French grandmother named Jacqueline. Sit out… Read more »

207.772.8777

72 Commercial St. , Portland, ME 4101

Lounge on the waterfront deck or grab a spot near the brick ovens—either way you can’t go wrong with one of Flatbread’s wood-fired, clay-oven pizzas. The dough,… Read more »

207.846.5155

61 South Rd. , Chebeague Island , ME 4101

11:30 AM to 9 PM

White tablecloths and beautiful hardwood floors set an elegant mood at Chebeague Island Inn. Reservations are recommended, so before you jump on the ferry be sure to… Read more »