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 #16 of 553 things to do in Portland

5 of 5 stars5 out of 5
By: Olivia G, Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
Sat 9 Jul, 2022
l Came here as a couple and both were very pleased. To start we shared the garlic knots which were very heavy on the garlic which we personally loved. For main I got the meatloaf which was delicious. A...

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5 of 5 stars5 out of 5
By: L1786MJsusanp
Sun 3 Jul, 2022
l Restaurant was great but the area where it is located needs a clean up. Too much bird poop all over every thing the restaurant was delicious.

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3 of 5 stars3 out of 5
By: Teacher_Mother, Reading, MA
Mon 27 Jun, 2022
l We had reservations and were seated promptly. From the bar we had the Greyhound. A mix of Deep Eddy Red Ruby, Grapefruit juice & soda. It was refreshing & delicious. I ordered the Caesar Salad topped...

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David's Restaurant 22 Monument Square, Portland