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1871 Forest Ave, Portland, ME 04103-1024
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
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Bath, Maine
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2016

Very good tacos, salsa and chips Excellent for our get together at Allagash. I will be back... Great prices to boot.

Thank pampink4
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016 via mobile

My wife and I love Tortilla Flat. We normally split the fajita combination plate and have plenty for both of us. The locals like the bar specials but we're not drinkers so can't really comment on that. The atmosphere is very nice and the screened in deck dining is great in the summer.

Thank Scott L
Augusta, Maine
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16 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2015 via mobile

Good service, but the chips were stale and I'm pretty sure my chimichanga came straight from Sysco. Rather a disappointing lunch.

1 Thank Larry A
Tupper Lake, New York
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10 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2015

Stopped at this place at about 6pm on a Friday night on our way to Kittery. We were promptly seated and given menus, which were quite extensive. We have lived in Colardo and are used to eating Mexican cuisine on a regular basis, both at home and out. My wife selected tamales which came very dry and unappealing. I had... More 

1 Thank DeVirgeles
Portland, Maine
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79 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2015 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Tortilla Flat is a very good Mexican Restaurant in the East Deering section of Portland. The menu is extensive and the food very nicely prepared. I particularly enjoy their Fajitas and Enchiladas. The atmosphere is very nice and the service is good.

Thank ThePurpleProfessor
Portland, Maine
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81 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015 via mobile

We love going to Tortilla Flats. On a nice day there is a large screened in deck to enjoy, our favorite place to sit. The menu includes quite a few appetizers, including excellent nachos and a layered dip we love. Portions are very generous, we always need boxes to take home leftovers. We also tried fried avocados with a creamy... More 

Thank maeree
New York City, New York
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3 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015 via mobile

So I'm still sitting here at the table, so very disappointed in this whole ordeal. Our server left and after a long wait some other person came and took our order, our water cups empty and as we sit here with finished food, our water glasses are still empty. The poor people across from us sat there for 15 minutes... More 

1 Thank Pj K
Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada
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71 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015 via mobile

It has been a few years since I have visited. I always ordered the chili relenos which I did tonight. They were not what I had expected but still okay. The recipe has changed. The service was good and my eating partner had the small flauta plate which was good.

1 Thank Marlenemaca
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87 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

Wow. Visited on a Friday night with friends recently. Unfortunately - the best part of the visit was the music playing too loudly in the bar area. Entrees were cold - and the quality of the food was simply awful. Nachos were stone cold - loaded with scallions and onions - chips were stale - and the Margaritas here are... More 

2 Thank familymanBoston_MASS
Windham, Maine, United States
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

Sat at the bar on 01/09/15 . The food was terrible and food was very undercooked. When pointed out they offered to do nothing about it , not even an excuse. The bartender was so inattentive she would have missed an elephant on the bar. Save your money and go elsewhere

1 Thank 641John

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff, Takeout, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1871 Forest Ave, Portland, ME 04103-1024
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: 207-797-8729

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?