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Armory Lounge & Restaurant

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$$ - $$$American, ,
20 Milk St, Portland, ME 04101-4128
+1 207-774-4200
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“steak” (3 reviews)
“decent food” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
20 Milk St, Portland, ME 04101-4128
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had made reservations for a graduation dinner 6 weeks in advance. I had family from in and out of state as guests at this law school graduation. We had been advised that the outdoor patio would provide good ambiance, It did...However, the patio was...More

Thank Gail M
Reviewed May 12, 2018

Went there recently with the family and it was just ok. The restaurant bar used to be a highlight of the trip with great food. The food has gone downhill, but prices remain high. If staying in the area go to one the many great...More

Thank m h
Reviewed March 26, 2018

Such a cool lounge! Delicious drinks and food. We barely saw much of Portland...this place had everything we could want.

Thank cag1768
Reviewed February 1, 2018 via mobile

The Amory has an old-school gentlemen’s club feel to it. Like stepping back in time. Their mixed drinks are awesome and deep chairs comfortable. I’d recommend going for drinks. On the negative side, the food (while sounding okay) was mediocre and average. This is one...More

Thank I_wasnt_really_here
Reviewed January 28, 2018 via mobile

Whenever we can we stop into The Armory for a manhattan and some bar snacks. Service is always excellent, atmosphere is different from anywhere else, and the drinks cannot be beat.

Thank E2207
Reviewed November 16, 2017

Very nice inside. Good quality drinks. Away from the tourists, except for those staying at hotel. Worth checking out

Thank Jim V
Reviewed August 17, 2017

Interesting menu. Good service. Very nice ambiance. A good place for a light evening meal. It's in the Regency hotel where we were staying

Thank Capnbob67
Reviewed May 23, 2017

We have eaten there several times. The food is always fresh, wonderfully​ seasoned, and served hot. Service is impeccable. Calm atmosphere.

Thank Peggy P
Reviewed May 8, 2017

did not eat, but the lounge is very warm and intimate, and the sound levels are reasonable. drinks were fabulous, and the service was too. a great retreat on a cold, wet evening.

Thank setarch2016
Reviewed April 30, 2017

Nice, relaxed, speakeasy atmosphere. Wait staff was courteous and attentive. Fantastic variety of specialty cocktails, including my favorite the "Pepperoncini Pickletini" made with pickle juice and pepperoncini juice. YUM

Thank Suzi M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Bar scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 Milk St, Portland, ME 04101-4128
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: +1 207-774-4200
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