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JP's Bistro

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496 Woodford St, Portland, ME 04103-2461
+1 207-899-4224
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good18%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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4:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
American, Seafood, Italian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
496 Woodford St, Portland, ME 04103-2461
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Reviewed December 15, 2015 via mobile

My husband and I really enjoyed this restaurant. It's a really small place so reservations are highly recommended. The only con is we did feel rushed as other people were waiting for our table. We had only been there for an hour. I use to...More

Thank cozmok28
Reviewed December 2, 2015 via mobile

Never been here before but was pleasantly surprised while attending a business dinner with 6 other guests. Service and food were very good, including my Veal Marsala. Enjoyed a bottle of Angeline Pinot Noir with our entrees. Everyone in our party was quite satisfied with...More

Thank CarlGagnon
Reviewed November 12, 2015

Gotta love those complaining about either waiting for their table OR complaining about being rushed from their table. Wonder how many have complained about BOTH ! Here is a novel idea....make your reservations at 6 or 6:30. Once again visited on our anniversary and had...More

Thank DRhodesNewEngland
Reviewed October 30, 2015

We had one of our best dining experiences last night at JP's Bistro! A local had recommended it, saying it was her favorite spot, better than any restaurants she has been to in Boston. We would agree! The service was excellent, the selection varied, with...More

Thank CJK50
Reviewed October 15, 2015

We have been here four times as two couples so that's 16 wonderful meals. The menu is excellent and varied. The special board is longer then many places menus. It is easy to miss it or drive by it dose not look like much from...More

1  Thank littlefield3
Reviewed September 27, 2015

None of the 4 of us had eaten here, but good reviews and location enticed us. We were not sorry in the least! My Eggplant Rollatini was a dish I will want to go back for--just delicious, crispy but not breaded eggplant filled with Ricotta...More

Thank lspwroo
Reviewed September 24, 2015

It is an amazing restaurant. The food was out of sight. The Bartender had a very small area to work and was fabulous. We enjoyed ourselves and the food, portions were som big you needed a takeout container.

Thank Stephen M
Reviewed August 21, 2015

Second time that I visited this restaurant. The food was as good as the first time, but I left the restaurant disappointed with the experience. Yes, the restaurant is very loud-okay, I can deal with that. The service was terrible! It took an extraordinary long...More

4  Thank MGE44
Reviewed August 20, 2015

This is the second time I have gone to this restaurant and both times we had an excellent meal. Many choices on the menu as well as 10 or more specials. The servers are very familiar with all of the choices right down to the...More

Thank Ginger C
Reviewed August 18, 2015

Another fun night at JP's....solid food, great prices, good wine list and great service. It's the service and the catchy atmosphere of the loud buzz of people having a great time that will get to you. It's a fun place that's sure to pick your...More

Thank Mark F
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 9:30 PM
4:00 PM - 9:30 PM
4:00 AM - 10:00 PM
4:00 AM - 10:00 PM
4:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 496 Woodford St, Portland, ME 04103-2461
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: +1 207-899-4224
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