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43 Middle St, Portland, ME 04101-4213
+1 207-774-8080
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“poutine” (364 reviews)
“truffle ketchup” (161 reviews)
“paninis” (159 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
43 Middle St, Portland, ME 04101-4213
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Duck fat had amazing food! We were not given info...on the community table seating...so you eat next to other groups, but that was okay. The space is quaint and trendy..homemade sodas were great as well, and the fries are the bomb. Enjoy!

Thank DBH1215
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Came in to Duckfat for a snack. We had the Belgian fries with the garlic mayo and the truffle ketchup. It was very tasty. We also had the milkshakes. My husband had the blueberry buttermilk and I had the vanilla bean milkshake. Fresh and tasty...More

Thank Julie D
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The fries were the best and the sandwiches were great as well. Get there early as there isn't much seating but it's worth the wait.

Thank Michael J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The quality of the Duck Fat Fries is amazing and the tremendous success of this small restaurant has not diminished its quality. Great Fries, Sandwiches and salads. I saw many enjoying the various milkshakes while I indulged in the local craft beers. The service despite...More

Thank hanskennedy30
Reviewed 1 week ago

The wait was too long for our kids, so we ordered fries and shakes to go (which was the fastest way to go), and they were amazing!!!! The fries were so flavorful and crisp. We all got different flavor shakes, and we all were happy...More

Thank Stilettolawyer
Reviewed 1 week ago

we enjoyed the Belgian fries with the sauces. A small order was enough to share for two people as we also ordered the panini. They should bottle the creamsicle soda - it was fantastic! Go during the week, and the wait is not as long...More

Thank gparch
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent meals with a variety of choices. The chips are excellent and the duck fat donuts are an incredibly tasty surprise dish that are a must have. Good service but book ahead or give yourself time to be able to get a table. Also does...More

Thank 975garryh
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

VERY amazing flavors. The fries were SO tasty... crispy, hot and very flavorful. Another standout...the shake. Did not intend to order a shake but so glad I did, super creamy and yummy!

Thank Ana V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Came here on the recommendation of friends. I got here on a Saturday around 11:30am and was able to get seat right away. We shared an order of the large fries (you get to choose 2 dipping sauces), which was huge. We also shared the...More

Thank supersums
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very tasty meal but worth all the calories. Very tiny place. Its pretty much in the Heart of the City. The brisket and the fries are just delicious. Next time I go I'm going to try the vanilla bean shake!

Thank Denise U
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23 July 2017|
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Response from Javier N | Reviewed this property |
Yes! We dog sitted on the outside table while the owner ate inside.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 43 Middle St, Portland, ME 04101-4213
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: +1 207-774-8080
Duckfat is a small sandwich shop that has it all: classic Belgian fries made with local Maine potatoes fried in duck fat, panini, soups, salads, charcuterie, sodas and milkshakes all made in house. Add a killer beer and wine list and you have Duckfat, a fun and unique dining destination in Portland, Maine.
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