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Mesa Verde - CLOSED

618 Congress St, Portland, ME 04101-3304
+1 207-774-6089
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  • Excellent19%
  • Very good31%
  • Average19%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible24%
Jul 17, 2014
“This restaurant has CLOSED”
Dec 20, 2013
“Very Disappointing”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Mexican, American, Vegetarian Friendly
618 Congress St, Portland, ME 04101-3304
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1 - 10 of 41 reviews

Reviewed July 17, 2014

I had been several times to this restaurant. The food was decent and they had $8- margarita pitchers on Thurdays.... all day. The story goes that the owner did not pay back taxes, and they shut-down. I believe they've been closed for at least 3-4...More

Thank James F
Reviewed December 20, 2013

Myself and two friends were planning on dining out before a concert at the State Theatre on Friday December 13th. We went to our favorite place to eat and there was a waiting list as it appeared everyone enjoys the Congress St. Grill. The show...More

Thank 902debh
Reviewed December 17, 2013

I was recently in Portland on a very cold day and after visiting the museum of art, went looking for some warmth and good food. I found both at this place. My friend and I sat at the bar and were greeted by a very...More

Thank yogiglo
Reviewed November 2, 2013

Hello to you everyone. I would like to take this moment to bring some clarity to those, whom have expressed deep disappointment by the restaurant's services. I am one of the owner's, K , this restaurant has been in my family for over 20 years...More

1  Thank K R
Reviewed November 1, 2013 via mobile

Horrible! We sat (ourselves) and waited for the waitress to come over for 5 min. before she even wiped down the table. Which we had to ask her to do. It took another 10 min. ( at least) for our drink order and meal order...More

Thank Mbois22
Reviewed June 7, 2013

Friends and I met at the Mesa Verde for dinner last night before attending a show across the street at the State Theater. We waited a little over an hour after ordering for our food to come out of the kitchen and finally had to...More

Thank Pahhhhhter
Reviewed May 30, 2013

We found this small restaurant situated across the street from the State Theatre to have excellent food and service. Arriving shortly before the beginning of a theatre performance....the servers were able to provide more than adequate service for the many theatre goers. My companion found...More

Thank DRH0PS
Reviewed April 17, 2013

When Mesa Verde first opened, we were quite excited hoping that we'd get good Mexican food. Alas, the food is less than mediocre, the service not especially good. For a restaurant in the heart of town, you'd think they would try harder. I give them...More

1  Thank Michelle04103
Reviewed March 18, 2013 via mobile

Good food terrific staff. We had a big party and our waiter was super nice and worked hard. Great place to eat.

2  Thank Anke_Schafer
Reviewed January 26, 2013

It was average. The food was nothing special but I enjoyed the atmosphere. It is centrally located to downtown Portland which is a plus. It's the perfect place to eat before a concert at State Theater but not when the wait staff is extremely slow.

Thank JaneWA11
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
3:00 pm - 9:00 pm
3:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 1:00 am
11:30 am - 1:00 am
11:30 am - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 618 Congress St, Portland, ME 04101-3304
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: +1 207-774-6089
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