David's Restaurant

David's Restaurant, 22 Monument Square, Portland

About David's Restaurant
David's Restaurant
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Average Price: $30 and under
Cuisine: Contemporary American
Dress Code: Smart Casual
v 0.4 miles from Portland center (as shown on map)
Located at the foot of Portland’s arts district on Monument square, Portland Maine David Turin, Chef / Owner moved David’s to this historic location in 1998. The restaurant is tastefully and creatively decorated update to the “Great Fire” surviving building which housed the presses for The Portland Telegram Newspaper at the turn of the century. The open kitchen allows diners to watch the creation of meals which feature the bounty of regional resources prepared without culinary boundaries. David’s cuisine has one foot in tradition and another in the contemporary influences of many of the world’s great cuisines.
The New York Times ? “an intelligent hand in the kitchen of the sort you would find in better New York restaurants for half as much.. The Portland Press Herald? “This restaurant is doing amazing things and at the same time keeping prices reasonable-Four and a Half Stars!” Portland Magazine ?“Truly a spectacular meal” “Best of New England 2008” – New England Travel

David's Restaurant Customer Reviews

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Exceptional (5 out of 5)

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Exceptional - 5 out of 5

Jeanne, Stockholm Tue, 29 October 2019

We go to Davids frequently when we visit Portland. Their food and service is consistently fantastic!

Liked: The food is wonderful!
Disliked: No low points.

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David's Restaurant is #19 of 526 things to do in Portland

5 of 5 stars5 out of 5
By: Ally W, Boston, Massachusetts
Sat 7 Nov, 2020
l Beautiful outdoor dining experience! Highly respectful safety procedures and lunch was delicious. Highly recommended!

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5 of 5 stars5 out of 5
By: Joe T, Toms River, New Jersey
Tue 3 Nov, 2020
l All the food, as well as drinks, was fantastic. Hot, well spiced, and delicious. Really enjoyed the lobster ravioli.

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4 of 5 stars4 out of 5
By: chrisperezk, Chicago, Illinois
Sun 25 Oct, 2020
l We had a late lunch at David's, walking in and eating inside at near 2 pm on a rainy day. Plenty of space in between tables inside. we had a salad, clam chowder, and a pizza, and everything was...

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David's Restaurant 22 Monument Square, Portland