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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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Reviews (116)
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Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

I love the food here, it's probably the best sandwiches in Portland, hands down. They use the best ingredients and I have not had one sandwich there that I didn't like. The only con is the prices, which are really expensive. If you don't mind...More

Thank Dave B
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

I have been to this place 3 times. The first time (original owner) was quite good. Second time, pretty good. My last time was today. And it will be indeed my last time. We waited at least a half hour for our food, and when...More

Thank DeniseAmethyst
Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

For a taste of the south in Portland Maine head to PB&P food is great, flavors are authentic, interior is simple and casual like the food. Music adds a fun Cajun vibe, counter service is friendly and helpful. Good selection of micro brews and awesome...More

Thank Daniel P
Reviewed 14 September 2016

This is a good sandwich shop , but the food is good and the service is excellent. The set-up is almost like a fast-food style . The prices are a little high. I recommendable for travelers to Portland.

Thank Rick D
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

This place is so solid. Everything screams New Orleans if they could just black out the windows to not look out onto Forest ave. Every entree/sandwich is spot on and the fries kill. I was so tempted for a shake or desert at my lunch...More

Thank Stevo131
Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

Some of the best sandwiches I've ever had!! A little pricey but well worth it, the fried chicken cutlet is my favorite but all of the others I've tried were excellent!

Thank Dave B
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

This place is amazing. I go back just to get the pulled pork sandwich. I got the fried pickles lastnight as well and those are some of the best I've had!

Thank Nicole L
Reviewed 11 August 2016

My wife, daughter, and I stopped at Po Boys for supper and were very glad we did. We had po Boys, rice & beans, fries, beer, etc. I had the fried oyster po boy with sweet potato fries and loved it. My wife had a...More

Thank aaronmhuotari
Reviewed 31 July 2016

Most years I house sit in Portland. ME for a month over the summer. And my friends always recommend a few new restaurant finds for me to try. I ignored their praise of Po' Boys and Pickles until the following year when they insisted that...More

Thank Evann728
Reviewed 29 July 2016

We went at the busy hour for supper. The food is very good. The place is small, though, and being good was crowded, so we had a long wait for our meal.

Thank Bryan D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
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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