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Anania's Variety

1227 Congress St, Portland, ME 04102-2128
+1 207-774-8104
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good25%
  • Average0%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible12%
17 May 2017
“Very consistently good food & service”
5 Feb 2017
“Breakfast pizza!!”
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1227 Congress St, Portland, ME 04102-2128
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had an excellent pastrami on marbled rye for eating at the counter. Recommend this place heartily. A short walk from Orthopedic Associates (heh, heh) and just off 295 (Congress Street West).

Thank Nils W
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

I have been visiting Annannia's variety since 1968. From Italians to pizzas they do a great job!!! And now wonderful wines to compliment your food:) Magically, Phil Smith

Thank Philip S
Reviewed 27 April 2017

They were the working man sandwich, now they are a tourist staple. Amato's seems to be the go-to place but I feel that this is one of the best, if not the best Italian sandwich in the city. Fresh bread, seasoned to perfection, you can't...More

Thank hotlantajohn
Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

My sisters and I ate here this morning I was a bit nervous because it was a "store" but the pizza was really good. We will return for sure!

Thank Miguelslvr
Reviewed 24 August 2016

I really want to like this place because of how nice the staff is, but the food is really quite bad. had a breakfast sandwich today. It was ordered as a pick up so as to be fresh, but was small, extremely soggy, and tasted...More

Thank berkliams
Reviewed 24 August 2016

This Sandwich shop and variety store has been in business since 1968. The service was great. We ordered our sandwiches and waited for them to be ready, altogether it took about 15 minutes for our order. The sandwiches were very tasty, some of the best...More

Thank vettechtricia
Reviewed 1 August 2016

Been coming to this location since the early 1990's, and the quality and service both remain high. If anything, they've improved the food offerings. We go out of our way to go there. Much better than places like Amato's. Stopped in on the way out...More

Thank marktun
Reviewed 12 November 2015

Excellent subs and sandwiches served quickly despite crowds at lunch. Call ahead and your meal will be ready on arrival. Good place to stop en route to airport, open daily @ 5am

Thank DRhodesNewEngland
Reviewed 14 August 2015

We ate lunch here today. We chose Ananias over Amatos this time because my family believes Ananias makes a better Italian Sandwich. It was a very good sandwich but my husband and I could detect no difference between the two! We would return.

Thank Ellen B
Reviewed 16 April 2015

Years ago we got sandwiches there almost daily and they were very good! The price was right and it was convenient. The owner passed away and we recently stopped by for sandwiches we remembered. I could not eat it, The bread was very old and...More

Thank Greg B
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Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout
Open Hours
Sunday
05:00 - 21:00
Monday
05:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
05:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
05:00 - 21:00
Thursday
05:00 - 21:00
Friday
05:00 - 22:00
Saturday
05:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1227 Congress St, Portland, ME 04102-2128
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: +1 207-774-8104
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