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The North Point

$$ - $$$American, ,
35 Silver St, Corner of Milk St., Portland, ME 04101-4132
+1 207-899-3778
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good35%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Bar, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
35 Silver St, Corner of Milk St., Portland, ME 04101-4132
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food was very good- had nachos and two different flatbreads. Drink menu was extensive. Service was very good. Highly recommend. Dianne and Jeff

2  Thank Nh4spoons
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went for drinks, great little place , you must try the Gin martini and the Mojitos (thank you Janie) atmosphere was nice and Dan the owner was the best. We had the cheese board and drinks and liked it so much we went back later...More

Thank Gee4299
Reviewed August 8, 2018

Read some reviews of this place and were in the neighborhood on a brief vacation stop in Portland. Decided to walk by and see what we thought, and we are so glad we did. We sat at the bar, had drinks at fabulous happy-hour prices...More

Thank sdm371
TheNorthPoint, Owner at The North Point, responded to this reviewResponded August 9, 2018

Thank you for your kind words! It never gets boring, hearing that someone left happy! Cheers! -dan

Reviewed August 8, 2018

My husband and I were walking around Portland trying to find the "perfect" place for our date night. We happened upon The North Point, read their sidewalk sign and saw they were serving Old Fashioned cocktails. North Point did not disappoint! The Old Fashioned were...More

Thank MrsKB2_11
TheNorthPoint, Owner at The North Point, responded to this reviewResponded August 9, 2018

Smiling from ear to ear! This kind of review is why I'm in and stay in this business! So glad to hear you enjoyed! See you next time! -dan

Reviewed August 5, 2018

We visit Portland, ME often and always end up in the Old Port. We stopped by the North Point this past time. This was our first time here. While walking around we simply stumbled upon it. Nice bar and terrific service. We got there 5...More

Thank Bill B
Reviewed August 1, 2018 via mobile

I was really looking forward to eating here with my husband on our weekend getaway to Portland. We arrived around 9pm and got seats at the bar. We were promptly IGNORED by multiple members of staff. We waited 15 minutes. I made eye contact with...More

Thank jcdale2016
TheNorthPoint, Owner at The North Point, responded to this reviewResponded August 2, 2018

Truly sorry for your experience here! You don't say when this was? A busy Saturday night when it's possible (not acceptable, just conceivable) that you weren't noticed? A slow Sunday night when it would be obvious to anyone that you were sitting without drinks? This...More

Reviewed July 13, 2018

Although in Old Port, this is primarily a locals place. It was fun, friendly and there was a good wine selection. What else could you ask for?

Thank 774Pat
Reviewed July 7, 2018 via mobile

This place could literally serve me toilet water, boogers, and cigarette butts as a martini and I would thoroughly enjoy it. 10/10 would recommend. Ask for Langley! :-)

1  Thank Lexie G
TheNorthPoint, Owner at The North Point, responded to this reviewResponded July 9, 2018

Thank you so much...although we'll pass on your menu suggestions! So glad you enjoyed!

Reviewed June 30, 2018 via mobile

Great ambiance, friendly staff, delicious food! Highly recommend! We left and ended up right back at The North Point, we had so much fun.!! Thank you, Langley, for taking such good care of us!! Hope to be back again.

Thank kgriffin0705
TheNorthPoint, Owner at The North Point, responded to this reviewResponded July 1, 2018

Thank you, too! We're so glad you found us! -dan

Reviewed June 23, 2018

Super wines, great snacks and a friendly efficient staff. It has become our go-to place for a pre-dinner drink. We will be there again tonight.

Thank Guidor
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Nadeen D
April 23, 2015|
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Response from foodiegirl625 | Reviewed this property |
It's worth it even if you have to wait a bit for a barstool or table.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$5 - $20
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Street Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Bar scene
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 1:00 AM
12:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 35 Silver St, Corner of Milk St., Portland, ME 04101-4132
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: +1 207-899-3778
  • E-mail
A visually exciting, warm, upscale dining and drinking experience, without attitude or pretension. Just delicious, top quality, beautifully presented cuisine, delicious cocktails, more than twenty superior wines by the glass or bottle - all very affordable, ten taps featuring local brews, and the friendliest staff you'll ever encounter! Quite simply, The North Point is our love letter to Portland! Come and see us soon, find out why Portland is loving us right back! HOURS OF OPERATION: Sunday: 4pm - 11pm (food until 10pm) Mon-Thurs: 4pm-11pm (food until 10pm) Fri: 4pm-1am (food until 12am) Saturday: Noon-1am (food until 12am)
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