We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Full Belly Deli - CLOSED

1060 Brighton Ave, Portland, ME 04102-1030
+1 207-772-1227
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good37%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
5 Jun 2015
“It's closed.”
30 May 2015
“Great Deli Food!”
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Soups, Deli
1060 Brighton Ave, Portland, ME 04102-1030
All Details
Reviews (62)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

11 - 20 of 62 reviews

Reviewed 27 July 2014

...so you know it's good. On my visit they were featuring a Lobster Roll as the special, so despite the preponderance of other mouthwatering choices -- almost too many to read! -- I went for it. Now, I know lobster, having summered for years on...More

1  Thank LarsenWard
Reviewed 11 July 2014 via mobile

These portions are huge, pickles are delicious, and service is friendly- perfect stop for us to pick up sandwiches on our way to visit lighthouses.

1  Thank AmyCarp5
Reviewed 24 June 2014 via mobile

Used to be you could get a Reuben with potato salad included for $10. Not anymore. Now just a sandwich for $11.49 plus tax. Still tastes good.

2  Thank Kevin M
Reviewed 18 April 2014

I was a little surprised when 2 sandwiches came to about $25 (there are cheaper options too), but it was well worth it and we will definitely be back. Excellent sauerkraut and good pickles. Huge line, but the service was really quick.

2  Thank Crystal C
Reviewed 4 March 2014

No matter how others advertise, this is the only place in the Greater Portland area for the real thing...Their pastrami sandwiches are king size and fabulous, as well as their corned beef, tongue, brisket, and chopped liver...their pickles and coleslaw are great, and their potato...More

1  Thank OlderHarvardgrad
Reviewed 2 January 2014

Wow this place was great! I had the reuben which was totally stuffed and amazing and my husband got the pastrami brisket combo-also fantastic. I wish we lived closer!

Thank Julie C
Reviewed 21 November 2013

It's hard to choose what to order with such a large menu. After seeing the reuben, I knew I didn't need to look any further. The sandwich was large enough for 2 meals and perfectly melted on marble rye. The chicken tenders were also very...More

Thank 783m783
Reviewed 26 October 2013

Portland’s Full Belly Deli isn't the Carnegie Hall Deli in NYC or even the excellent Bagel Bakery in Bangor, but it is definitely the best Jewish deli north of Boston & south of Bangor, which if you live in Portland & love deli as I...More

1  Thank ThePurpleProfessor
Reviewed 16 October 2013

Can't beat their deli sandwiches, burgers, or homemade soups. At our last visit, I had the regal ruben and chicken corn chowder w/ bacon--both were served hot and both were very flavorful and satisfying. The reuben was too big to eat in one sitting so...More

1  Thank kasbahfish
Reviewed 11 October 2013

Great location and always pleasant staff, full belly deli is the Portland deli that comes to mind first when someone is asking about ...where to go . Warm corned beef and Swiss on marble rye is my fave. Huge portions and just incredible food here....More

Thank DiMath
Nearby HotelsSee all 21 hotels in Portland
Inn at Portland
86 reviews
.31 km away
Motel 6 Portland
272 reviews
.52 km away
Fireside Inn & Suites Portland
673 reviews
.70 km away
Ramada Plaza Portland
1,803 reviews
.92 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Phoever Maine Vietnamese Bar & Grill
54 reviews
1.03 km away
Ruby Tuesday
75 reviews
.66 km away
Panera Bread
30 reviews
.68 km away
Chipotle Mexican Grill
15 reviews
.72 km away
Nearby Attractions
Allagash Brewery
890 reviews
3.17 km away
Cinemagic in Westbrook
22 reviews
3.40 km away
Westbrook River Walk
5 reviews
3.48 km away
Riverbank Park
5 reviews
3.10 km away
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1060 Brighton Ave, Portland, ME 04102-1030
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: +1 207-772-1227
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing