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Hilltop Coffee Shop

100 Congress St, Portland, ME 04101-3686
+1 207-780-0025
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good36%
  • Average5%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible0%
Nov 28, 2016
“Pretty great place”
Aug 14, 2016
“Quick visit only”
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100 Congress St, Portland, ME 04101-3686
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Reviewed December 23, 2016 via mobile

After a walk around the Eastern Promenade to take in the stunning water views, head up Congress street. A up hill climb and mid way you will see a corner hilltop coffee shop. Friendly staff and much locals, great place to sit, rest the feet...More

Thank Dai Sim C
Reviewed November 28, 2016 via mobile

The cappuccinos were on par and the homemade enchiladas were fantastic. If you have the dog with you they have a giving post out front for the canines and a water bowl. Overall it's a real good spot.

Thank Nicholas D
Reviewed August 14, 2016

Stopped in for a mocha during a brief thunderstorm. Beverage was great, but they were closing early and we had to leave less than 10 min after walking in the door!

Thank Stephanie S
Reviewed July 23, 2016

One morning in Portland we e took a walk from Old Port to the famous Eastern Promenade - a lovely way to spend a sunny morning in summer - and then felt a hankering for a cup of seriously good coffee with a cookie on...More

Thank SanFranciscoGuy634
Reviewed May 25, 2016

Are you kidding me ? Its 2016 people are busy and can't just hang up to order a cappuccino. Are we not allowed to multitask ? So today 5/25 at 3pm the blond barista with glasses ignores me and then taps her finger on the...More

Thank Tra V
Reviewed October 24, 2015 via mobile

We live in the neighborhood so we are regulars here. Coffee, pastry, atmosphere all very good - it's what keeps us coming back. But come on folks lose the attitude. Is it too much to ask to be greeted w/ a smile .... or a...More

3  Thank Maineviews
Reviewed October 8, 2015

Very cool coffee shop just east of downtown. Easy and free street parking and nice views from the hilltop. Coffee was awesome and service friendly. They had benches out front for street watching as well. Also, free wifi with no password hassle.

Thank Joshua E
Reviewed August 23, 2015

Stopped in for a morning latte. Great coffee and terrific atmosphere. We scored the comfy leather chairs, but plenty of folks were doing the ubiquitous iMac-ing with their morning joe.

Thank rip2006
Reviewed July 30, 2015

First and foremost it is the scones that make this place just about my favorite place for breakfast in Portland. The scones are never the same - I especially love the ones with ginger bits, but I've not had any flavor I did not think...More

Thank Linda S
Reviewed May 24, 2015 via mobile

This a cute and local coffee shop. We came here for breakfast. They had some muffins, donuts and bagels. We had bagels with cream cheese and latte coffee in mugs. They were good. My friend didn't enjoy the homemade veggie cream cheese. Nice staff.

Thank HelenaGuerra
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Seating
Open Hours
Sunday
6:30 am - 5:00 pm
Monday
6:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday
6:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday
6:30 am - 5:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 Congress St, Portland, ME 04101-3686
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: +1 207-780-0025
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