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Address: Portland, ME
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Waterfront area dating back to the 1800s.

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A fun place to spend time

The old port is a compilation of restaurants, shops, historical buildings all in a waterfront area. From galleries and coffee shops to gift shops and bakeries there is something... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The old port is a compilation of restaurants, shops, historical buildings all in a waterfront area. From galleries and coffee shops to gift shops and bakeries there is something for everyone. The working waterfront adds charm to opportunities to sail the bay ,take a ferry or just sit and soak in the sights. Always a busy place day or night... More 

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Spring, TX
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Lots of nice restaurants and shops and friendly people. People actually stopped us on the street to ask if we needed directions or recommendations for places to eat.

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Barrington, Rhode Island
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Old Port neighborhood in Portland is charming, with lots of old brick buildings and some cobblestone streets. It's easy to spend an hour or two here, strolling around and visiting stores, galleries, and restaurants. There are lots of VERY good eateries and snackeries (think ice cream). It's near the water, too - lots of seafood, lobster rolls, etc.

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Portland, Maine
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Whether enjoying the sights of the waterfront, finding new wonderful restaurants or looking for a hip new bar scene; be sure to stroll through the Old Port. Lovely local shops to enjoy too.

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Garland, Texas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Portland is a great place to visit in January. Lot's of places are closed because of the season but that just makes you ferret out some other sites! The Eastern Promenade is just one of those places. The old port is a great place to take pictures and watch the ocean. Pick a day when the sun is out and... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Old Port area is full of shops, restaurants and fun places to visit. The port area has been renovated and is a great place to explore.

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New Hampshire, USA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Old Port is an adventure. Whether you wish to find a cuisine, entertainment or just meet up for a drink there are many options even educational ones.

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Portsmouth, New Hampshire
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Old Port is a great place to go for an afternoon and walk around. It has all kinds of restaurants - both expensive and inexpensive, as well as numerous shops and gallery's. Great people watching along the water! It even has cobblestone streets which is like going back in time!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Old Port is a fun interesting place to visit in portland --- lots of interesting shops , amazing amount of restaurants for anytime of day. people were friendly. Could not believe the number of people walking with their dogs . Plenty of convenient parking. I love pottery and lat least 3 pottery stores. The Fish market on the pier was... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Old Port has EVERYTHING! Food, shopping, science, family attractions, views, history, you name it, it has it. Unfortunately, this also includes people on just about every street asking you for help with money, food or work. It's a sad reality that we are not all in the Old Port for pleasure. It is, however a lively place no matter... More 

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