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Po' Boys and Pickles

1124 Forest Ave, Portland, ME 04103-3326
+1 207-518-9735
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good31%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fried pickles” (12 reviews)
“gumbo” (15 reviews)
“po boy” (42 reviews)
Open Now
10:30 - 21:00All hours
American, Cajun & Creole
1124 Forest Ave, Portland, ME 04103-3326
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Reviewed 26 May 2017

I ws recently on a business trip to Baton Rouge, LA. Needless to say I carefully researched (including Trip Advisor) the best places to get a Po Boy sandwich. Honestly, this place in Portland wins hands down. And they sell beer! A couple reasons, Po...More

1  Thank workoutfoodie
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

You can obviously tell this restaurant is a culmination of southern flare, high quality ingredients, and a love for food. I recently had them cater a graduation party and it was excellent. This place is my go to when looking for an awesome sandwich with...More

1  Thank Corey D
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

This restaurant prides itself on traditional Creole cooking. We like to go here once in a while to get the Cajun spice on our sandwiches but really I have to admit but I am a huge fan of fries and gravy and this place has...More

Thank BirdieMe
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

I was pleasantly surprised with this place. I would put this place in the same category as Subway or DeAngelo and this place was way better than either of those. I ordered the blackened fish sandwich which is what was recommended. The fish tasted very...More

Thank Jason A
Reviewed 7 March 2017

Food is decent prices left to be desired. Red beans and rice is cheap to make and they charge $7. Boudin $6 wasn't bad, basically a pork fried meatball kinda. Sweet tea is actual traditional southern sweet tea but a large of $2 was about...More

Thank theused72588
Reviewed 20 February 2017

This is a great little sandwich spot with a fantastic menu. The Creole Sausage is delicious. Can't go wrong with any of the fried offerings. So good.

1  Thank Landon B
Reviewed 8 February 2017

These guys are great -- amazing blackened catfish sandwich, plus killer red beans and rice. Good for eat-in or takeout. Solid.

Thank adamnyhan
Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

Ordered the dirty bird, chicken was super dry I ended up feeding it to my dog. Place use to be okay but starting to think it's not worth the prices anymore.

Thank Pavelow207
Reviewed 22 November 2016

Offers a large choice of very good sandwiches along with at least half a dozen type of fries. Specials on beer on monday, great place.

Thank Bruno H
Reviewed 21 November 2016

We ordered a large sanwhich and shared it--and it was plenty for 2. We got the beef pits with horseradish. It was about 12" for $13.It came on a sub roll with lettuce, tomato and horseradish. It was good, not great. The meat could have...More

Thank Peace500
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
10:30 - 20:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1124 Forest Ave, Portland, ME 04103-3326
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: +1 207-518-9735
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