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Top of the East

157 High St, Portland, ME 04101-4563
+1 207-517-8818
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good31%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Bar, Gluten Free Options
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157 High St, Portland, ME 04101-4563
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great sandwiches and a view to die for. We were exhausted from an ugly drive, and the Top of the East definitely fit the bill.

Thank Grace C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Recently went here with my boyfriend thinking it would be a nice romantic spot to have a drink and take in the scenery. While the view is beautiful, it was crowded and noisy and there was a TV blaring on the wall. Not the high...More

Thank travelbug02818
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I guess I expected it to be more updated and special. There was nothing interesting about the atmosphere. I think it's all about the view here. The food was average, and the cocktails were good but not super special. Grilled cheese with short rib was...More

Thank eloquentone1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I didn't know where the UBER was taking me and my daughter wouldn't say so when we arrived at the entrance of the Westin hotel I thought she is doing a New York and taking to the cocktail bar on the roof, not quite New...More

Thank Diane C
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We stopped for a glass of wine and a snack while enjoying the company of two couples. Highly recommended with attentive staff.

Thank Ktpepper
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

Great cocktails and an even better view. Watching the sunset across Portland and ME was an unforgettable experience 👌🏼

Thank Becca_beanie123
Reviewed 5 September 2017

Good looking lounge with nice views. Cozy spot for a quick drink. We did not eat, so cannot comment on food quality.

Thank DreamgirlBoston
Reviewed 2 September 2017

Over priced, pretentious watering holes that, as far as I could tell, would only appeal to out of town guests unfamiliar with the many fabulous bistros in Portland.

Thank rovanli
Reviewed 23 August 2017

This is a wonderful place to see the city of Portland. Nice bar. Private seating areas but everyone has a view. Limited food menu.

Thank GranbyGroup
Reviewed 9 August 2017

This was the first time we've been to a hotel lounge.....and it was awesome! Beautiful place, amazing views, great drinks and food. And, service!

Thank girlalex79
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
Lunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Valet Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, View
Open Hours
2:00 PM - 11:00 PM
2:00 PM - 11:00 PM
2:00 PM - 11:00 PM
2:00 PM - 11:00 PM
2:00 PM - 11:00 PM
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
4:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 157 High St, Portland, ME 04101-4563
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: +1 207-517-8818
  • E-mail
  • This restaurant is at The Westin Portland Harborview
An iconic landmark, the Top of the East Lounge boasts breathtaking views of Portland, Maine in a sophisticated setting. Our bold menu of signature cocktails, fine wines and premium beers pairs perfectly with an eclectic selection of small plates and snacks - showcasing locally sourced ingredients and New England favorites.
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