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Samuel's Bar & Grill

) #179 of 457 Restaurants in Portland $ , , American
1160 Forest Ave, Portland, ME 04103-3326
+1 207-797-6924
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“wings” (5 reviews)
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Bar, Pub, American, Steakhouse
1160 Forest Ave, Portland, ME 04103-3326
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I love this bar...it's my kind of place. Amazing local dive bar you just need to go to. Good food, great service and a fun time!

Thank Jenna C
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Friendly, a bit cramped, with a good selection of food at fair prices. Definitely a bar scene, which can be an issue for seniors, getting into and out of high chairs.

Thank h w
Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

Small, friendly, sociable, good food, great specials outstanding bartenders. I go there at least once a week for trivia and more often when I Crave a good neighborhood place.

Thank charlieome
Reviewed 14 September 2016

My wife and I Love this place . Everyone is super nice, good food great atmosphere. Locals gather around the bar, but they are welcoming to guests. Have 2 for 1 pizza nights and wing nights. Best happy hour around! This is definitely worth checking...More

Thank Rick D
Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

Lived in town for a few years and always went for brunch on the weekend. Went back to visit and had to stop by Samuel's for their Dirty Wings - the best wings ever!!Where else can you get wings and beer at 8 am?!?!? Mimosas...More

Thank Patty H
Reviewed 24 July 2016

Cool place with super food, super deals and super staff. I don't know how they can do so much in such a little place.

Thank charlieome
Reviewed 28 December 2015

We stopped here for cocktails. It was bustling with drinking patrons, like a neighborhood (dive) bar. Friendly service. I am not sure I would order food here after looking into the kitchen on my way to the restroom.

Thank skeelovr
Reviewed 14 May 2015

My wife and I came into town to visit relatives, so in the afternoon we came to this place that an old classmate of mine owns. Everything is close together here, but they have positioned the tables well so that you can sit down and...More

Thank johnmoore4
Reviewed 1 May 2015 via mobile

Samuel 's is a local bar and grill...with outside dining (in nice weather) as well. It is a true neighborhood venue...serving several appetizers, burgers, steaks, salads, potatoes and fries. They are known for their wings and their famous dirt wings. The menu is quite adequate...More

Thank BeeMelissa
Reviewed 7 November 2014

it reminds me of cheers but could use a a major remodel, but that might change the atmosphere. Always get the wings as they are great. Always make or try to make time to get there for a meal. p.s. even if your're not a...More

Thank Ron J
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Viki W
Brunch menu
16 October 2016|
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Response from Rick D | Reviewed this property |
Yes they have a Brunch menu, it is very good !
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Pub, American, Steakhouse
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Open Hours
08:00 - 00:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
06:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1160 Forest Ave, Portland, ME 04103-3326
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: +1 207-797-6924
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