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.

TripAdvisor Traveler Rating

David's Restaurant is #14 of 537 things to do in Portland

2 of 5 stars2 out of 5
By: johnbJ1910JQ, Colchester, Connecticut
Thu 11 Nov, 2021
l Overall, we were disappointed. Two couples for dinner on a Thursday. Reservations had a table ready for us. We were handed dirty, stained menus which was off- putting. When asking about the menu...

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2 of 5 stars2 out of 5
By: 90maciejj, Jackson, Wyoming
Fri 22 Oct, 2021
l Pizza was not very good. Otherwise food was average. Very, very pricey. Service was pretty good. Editors Choice was unwarranted here.

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5 of 5 stars5 out of 5
By: Jeremy W, Kennesaw, Georgia
Fri 22 Oct, 2021
l Absolutely excellent restaurant. Easy to find location downtown with plenty of parking on streets and large parking deck. Very friendly and helpful staff. Food was superb.

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David's Restaurant 22 Monument Square, Portland