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Sichuan Kitchen

612 Congress St, Portland, ME 04101
+1 207-536-7226
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good41%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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612 Congress St, Portland, ME 04101
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Underwhelming, greasy, nonvegetarian friendly menu. Despite the many "V" placed here and there, the menu actually lists as vegetarian food cooked in chicken broth (glad I read the description), and what they mean by vegetarian is simply a vegetable and meat dish without the meat...More

Thank Noel G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had dinner last night with 4 high school students from China and 4 host family members. The students ordered dishes for the table and we shared. Most of the dishes were spicy. Some very spicy for my liking but i filled up on the less...More

Thank kflats4
Reviewed 26 October 2017

My wife and I checked this place out this past weekend. It's tucked into a cozy storefront in the middle of downtown Portland, across from the State Theater. The owner comes from the Sichuan Province of China and the menu reflects her origins so the...More

Thank Curt C
Reviewed 17 October 2017

So happy that Portland now has authentic Sichuan food! Dumplings are a must eat. Best I've ever tasted. I have visited the Sichuan province twice, and this is the real meal. All of the dishes have a unique taste. Braised beef noodles had a wonderful...More

Thank Gautam j
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

I am definitely addicted to this restaurant. More specifically, I am addicted to the eggplant 🍆 dish. It’s incredible. Actually, there are so many dishes I like that it’s become a regular on my dinner rotation list. PS. The service is excellent!

Thank 399beach
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Excellent Chinese food just spicy enough. We have tried a number of different dishes and have not been disappointed yet

Thank WaldoBoston
Reviewed 10 August 2017

We were visiting from NYC and love finding authentic Chinese food when we're traveling. I was surprised that Portland would have a place like this but was very happy we found it after getting tired of seafood every day. The chef is from China and...More

Thank Eric M
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

It's one thing to tell your customers over the phone that they take no reservations because they have such a "quick turn-around," it's quite another thing to wait 40 minutes for you food to arrive, much less when your order is incomplete. The food tasted...More

Thank Ocalas
Reviewed 4 July 2017

The Sichuan Kitchen offers authentic Sichuan cuisine and is different from the run of the mill Chinese restaurant with a menu full of God awful Americanized food that nobody in China would recognize. The family of Qi Shen, the owner of the Sichuan Kitchen, has...More

Thank pwdt
Reviewed 18 June 2017

Word of mouth was that the food was outstanding. And it is. We have enjoyed many items from the menu. It's a pleasure to enjoy the range of Sichuan cuisine without having my taste buds burned out. The chef even makes a simple dish of...More

Thank mkb566
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
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Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 612 Congress St, Portland, ME 04101
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: +1 207-536-7226
Restaurant serving authentic Chinese Sichuan Cuisine.
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