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$$ - $$$American, ,
551 Congress St, Portland, ME 04101-3307
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good36%
  • Average12%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“burgers” (76 reviews)
“fries” (134 reviews)
“cheeseburger” (21 reviews)
Closes in 11 min
All hours
American, Bar, Pub, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
551 Congress St, Portland, ME 04101-3307
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a fun, trendy little restaurant conveniently located downtown in Portland Maine. It is small and seating is close to other customers so if you are looking for an intimate venue this is not it. It has a great vibe and the staff are...More

Thank Ajaxme
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We moved to Maine after 37 years of a great career in Europe. We miss the European Pommes, Friet, I shall not call them French Fries (the Mayor of Brugge will fly here and send me to the dungeon). Nosh does it! Correctly! The sandwiches...More

Thank Keydet72
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My coworkers and i all got a burger with fried mac & cheese as the buns. I would go and buy just the mac & cheese. the "worst" part of the burger was the meat, and that was average, and everything else went up from...More

Thank Jen Dan M
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

This was the first place we came to eat in Portland and it did not disappoint! All of the food was delicious!

Thank groul1dm
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

Have been to Nosh multiple times, but this time service was less than exceptional. Waitress was unfriendly, and did not bother to ask for drink refills when water was empty or even how the food tasted. Food took over an hour to arrive even though...More

Thank Grace M
Reviewed 4 October 2017

Had dinner with a friend be who was visiting from Massachusetts. We ordered the Falafel, the cheese steak sandwich and sea salt and pepper fries. Everything was absolutely delicious. I was skeptical about the falafel but thoroughly enjoyed it. The steak sandwich had a spicey...More

Thank SandyMac1
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

I took my brother here for lunch, it was AMAZING!! We shared Buffalo dusted Fries, he got a burger which I stole a bite of, and it was the best burger I have ever tasted!!! My lunch was amazing as well. The waitstaff was super...More

Thank Dawn M
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Had lunch with friend. We both ordered Falafel and shared sea salt & black pepper french fries. Absolutely delicious! Good ambiance and attentive service.

Thank Antonella A
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

We have eaten at Nosh many times but I will not be returning due to poor customer service. The last two visits in particular have been terrible, food and service alike. Coincidentally on both occasions our assigned server was Adam. During both visits we had...More

Thank AnnahSawyer
Reviewed 17 September 2017

We were recommended this place from a guy in New Hampshire... so you know its going to be good! I got the burger with pizza for a bun whilst my husband got the burger with mac n cheese as a bun. Both were very good,...More

Thank TravelinMoose
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 551 Congress St, Portland, ME 04101-3307
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: 207-553-2227
Destination Fries, Great Food
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