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Po' Boys and Pickles

1124 Forest Ave, Portland, ME 04103-3326
+1 207-518-9735
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fried pickles” (12 reviews)
“po boy” (34 reviews)
“sandwiches” (34 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
American, Cajun & Creole, Vegetarian Friendly
1124 Forest Ave, Portland, ME 04103-3326
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It was a fluke that we ended up stopping here. We got a bit turned around as we were headed home from Maine and were looking for a quick place to eat. We were going to stop at a bar and grill down the road...More

Thank rnmperry99
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was jonesing for some fried oysters for lunch and there were long lines everywhere downtown, and the GPS told me this shop was only a couple of miles away. I figured I'd be able to park easily (imposssible downtown) and eat w/o a line...More

Thank darwinmoore
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It is the sort that of place where you don’t expect much but when you get your meal you say WOW. I wish I was there now,

Thank charlieome
Reviewed 21 February 2018

Been to NOLA 3-4 times, been here the same. It's the real deal. The gumbo is excellent in my humble opinion. Fries good, prices good, fresh food, well made.

Thank chimayred
Reviewed 12 February 2018

I've been to Po Boys and Pickles twice now since I've moved back to Portland. I have loved the sandwiches. I was looking for something that matched the sandwiches I loved in New Orleans. Although the oyster Po'Boy was not totally up to the N.O....More

Thank welsr443
Reviewed 23 January 2018 via mobile

Got there before the dinner rush ( plan it this way). Love the food and variety. Owner is always there it seems and staff are good at what they do which is customer service and preparing food. Their milkshakes are the best hands down! Their...More

Thank Donna S
Reviewed 16 December 2017 via mobile

We love this place food is awesome! Never had a sandwich from here we didn’t like. Particularly recommend the fried chicken cutlet, perfection.

Thank Jimmy H
Reviewed 17 November 2017

Our Maine friend brought us to try the delicious (and huge! get the regular size or share!) sandwiches on a rainy day. Had to try the crazy fried pickles -- pretty good, nice and crispy batter, actually liked it as new thing. 100% approval on...More

Thank Ann T
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

Great find for an easy, affordable and delicious lunch. Fried onions were amazing. Highly recommend.

Thank AdelphiTN
Reviewed 21 August 2017

Great menu, great food; although...a wee bit pricey? I had the fried fish sandwich; perfectly fried fish, lettuce, tomato, etc. on a roll. The large is just that , large! At $14, expensive in my opinion. A minor complaint, though. The blackened fish sandwich was...More

Thank stephen m
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
10:30 AM - 8:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1124 Forest Ave, Portland, ME 04103-3326
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: +1 207-518-9735
  • E-mail
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