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King of The Roll

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675 Congress St, Portland, ME 04101-3303
+1 207-828-8880
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible10%
Travelers talk about
“miso soup” (8 reviews)
“sushi” (25 reviews)
“fish” (5 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
$$ - $$$
675 Congress St, Portland, ME 04101-3303
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Reviewed October 14, 2014

I come here often, this time joining a friend for an early weekend dinner. The restaurant was pretty busy yet we didn't have to wait for a table or service.... and our food came up quickly. My friend ordered California rolls, some pork dumplings, and...More

Thank James F
Reviewed September 17, 2014

Very modest small sushi place. Clena interior and very tiny but clean restroom. Fairly priced rools and soups. Unpretentious surroundings, earnest capable wait staff. Would be easy to walk by and not stop in.. do yourself a favor and try it. Reviews seem to be...More

Thank pyrsandplanes
Reviewed August 26, 2014

I ordered a sushi combination special... Horrible! Very strong smell. I called waiter and brought to her attention, then she asked me if I ever had sushi before. Seriously? She was rude and didn't even try to offer me something else... My wife ordered grilled...More

Thank Vinnie D
Reviewed August 12, 2014

This is our favorite sushi place in Portland, hands down. We go here so often they have started to recognize us. The spicy crunchy tuna and caterpillar roll are my absolute go-to's, never disappointed! The staff is always super nice and the outdoor seating area...More

Thank laynaru
Reviewed July 15, 2014

I went here for an impromptu cheapo dinner here recently, with a friend who was visiting from out of town. It was a warm night and we didn't want to wait for a table, and wanted to sit outside. We were greeted at the door...More

Thank James F
Reviewed May 27, 2014

This is a very modest, inexpensive Japanese restaurant. We wanted to go to Boda which is practically next door but the wait was too long. The restaurant was pretty empty which I didn't take as a good sign. I specifically asked the waitress if the...More

2  Thank JLW05
Reviewed May 11, 2014

I went here with a friend recently (her first time). It was my first occasion to be able to sit outdoors in Maine for a meal this season. In fact, the deck was lovely... it was warm outside, practically balmy. The main drawback to their...More

Thank James F
Reviewed February 24, 2014

This is a very unassuming Japanese restaurant located in downtown Portland. The menu items are always fresh and the rice is just right. The decor is a bit dated and the piped music can be extremely annoying especially if the same old CD of Japanese...More

Thank Fliteboy
Reviewed January 18, 2014

This is a popular dinner spot on Congress Street, on of the busiest streets in the Portland area. The place itself is small, but it offers both indoor and outdoor seating depending on the season. Parking is extremely limited in this area, but the restaurant...More

Thank NioDiPietro
Reviewed November 13, 2013

Two of us- one had an uni shooter, one had an oyster shooter while waiting for sushi take-out. Oooweee! - delectable. Would've had another or two had budget been no object!

Thank Dulcie L H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 675 Congress St, Portland, ME 04101-3303
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: +1 207-828-8880
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