Scales, 68-72 Commercial St, Portland

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Average Price: $31 to $50
Cuisine: Seafood
Dress Code: Smart Casual
v 0.5 miles from Portland center (as shown on map)
A traditional New England restaurant with some modern touches. Located on Maine Wharf next to the Casco Bay Ferry Terminal. Enjoy classic fried seafood as well as locally sourced land fare, while enjoying the view of a quintessential working Maine harbor.

Please note:
Bar seating is available for dinner service by reservation only. Please check with the host to inquire about bar seating.

Outdoor reservations are weather dependent. If we should need to close due to inclement weather, we will call you on the day of your reservation to cancel or reschedule.

We are only able to seat complete parties at this time.

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Scales Restaurant is #22 of 552 things to do in Portland

2 of 5 stars2 out of 5
By: steve-USABoston, Boston
Sat 11 Mar, 2023
l Went for dinner, appetizers, drinks, and dessert. Fried clams were soggy. Entrees tasted very good though portion size was not the value we expected. We ordered rolls for dinner and there are only...

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4 of 5 stars4 out of 5
By: Linette S
Sun 5 Feb, 2023
l The food was very good. I was surprised the Pan Roasted Lobster was covered in a tomato based “pan Sauce”. Not typical of New England. My husband had the Bronzino which was good and tasty. The Carmel...

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4 of 5 stars4 out of 5
By: pc19642015, Boston, Massachusetts
Tue 31 Jan, 2023
l Was luckily to arrive early on a Saturday night with no reservation. Prices are a bit pricey but quality and presentation is great! The cod dinner, calamari, steamers and oysters were all wonderful...

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Scales 68-72 Commercial St, Portland