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43 Middle St, Portland, ME 04101-4213
+1 207-774-8080
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“paninis” (166 reviews)
“poutine” (307 reviews)
“truffle ketchup” (137 reviews)
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43 Middle St, Portland, ME 04101-4213
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Good food. Enjoyed all of it. I'd be fine without the fries. Wonder what it would be like to live near a nice gem like this.

Thank Eddie S
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Simple and good. Limited menu, little on the pricey side but worth every bite. The area inside is quite small but comfortable. We would try it again. I will say they have the best fries and milkshakes that my cousin and I have ever had!...More

Thank Traveling_gypsy4811
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We had the fries with a Cubano and duck confite sandwich. Everything was amazing! Best fries I've ever had. Great service and nice beer selection. Do not miss!!!

Thank jadesky481
Reviewed 4 days ago

Be prepared to wait as it is super busy. I got there at 4 pm on a Thursday and the place was packed. Decided to get takeout instead -- loved the POUTINE, duck and kale salad, and duck confit panini. Liked the Mocha shake better...More

Thank L Y
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Went here with family, including an elderly woman. Although the food was delicious, it was not very accomodating to her. There was no where for her to sit while waiting for a table, and the high stools were not friendly to her. Will definitely return...More

Thank secoulombe
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Great place for lunch or dinner. The fries and condiments were amazing. The sandwiches were exceptional. Andrew took great care of us during our visit.

Thank Sooner918261
Reviewed 6 days ago

I don't get it. I got a meatloaf panini and could barely see the meatloaf, the fries were just ok. If it wasn't for the sauces it would be less than memorable for me. If you enjoy waiting for a below average panini and ok...More

Thank Jeanyus
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

First time here and not disappointed at all. It's a small restaurant. We went during the week for dinner so it wasn't bad getting in and getting a seat but I can see how there could be a wait if it gets busy. They have...More

Thank Jenna C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Get the poutine with bacon and their milkshakes... it's worth the money! You will never want these items from anywhere else after you try them here. The milkshakes are huge and the bacon is thick & awesome!

Thank Courtney S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First of all, be prepared to wait nearly regardless of time or day. My girl and I went on a Tuesday at 2:30pm and had to wait 20 minutes! I noticed two couples were seated immediately upon entry...at 4:00pm. Next, be open to cuddling up,...More

Thank PebleBeach7thGrn
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 25
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 43 Middle St, Portland, ME 04101-4213
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: +1 207-774-8080
Duckfat is a small sandwich shop that has it all: classic Belgian fries made with local Maine potatoes fried in duck fat, panini, soups, salads, charcuterie, sodas and milkshakes all made in house. Add a killer beer and wine list and you have Duckfat, a fun and unique dining destination in Portland, Maine.
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