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The Corner Room Kitchen & Bar

110 Exchange St, Portland, ME 04101-5003
+1 207-879-4747
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good32%
  • Average13%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible4%
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“brunch” (28 reviews)
“pasta” (57 reviews)
“antipasti” (16 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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110 Exchange St, Portland, ME 04101-5003
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Stumbled upon this while wandering around Portland and fancied some Italian. a nicely decorated restaurant which feels relaxing to sit in while enjoying some food. We didn't have a reservation but didn't seem to need one as there were tables available. Got sat at the...More

Thank IRBtrip
Reviewed 5 days ago

We went to the Corner Room because of a hotel recommendation. The Caprese salad was so-so and the pasta just didn't wow us. I had a GF plate and the pasta was a little undercooked.

Thank jcmorden
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were looking for comfort food and settled on Italian. The freshly made pasta and sauces served in a large bowl were the perfect meal. Full of flavor and perfectly cooked pasta. Our hostess and waiter were attentive and gracious. The design, decor and ambience...More

Thank itstheken
Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived without a reservation around 5:30pm on a Saturday after an afternoon of touring Casco Bay...the hostess was very hesitant about seating our party of four because we didn't have a reservation...the restaurant was empty...a gentleman (who I assume was the manager or owner)...More

Thank Rookieoftheyear
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Corner was recommended by our hotel. We went for dinner. First of all the ambiance was nice. Service was poor. Unfriendly watress who wa was inattentive. Food at best was ok. It was so I couldn't eat it for almost 10 minutes. Meatballs were...More

Thank james m
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband & I are staying at The Press Hotel and after a day of driving up the coast, we both said to ourselves, "Italian food would be so good right now!" Little did we know that across the street was the place. We went...More

Thank Leslie T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I went there recently and the food was great, as well as the service. However, the restaurant seemed dirty, the menus were crumbled and the hallway to the bathrooms was filthy and the bathrooms not that clean. The place needs to be updated! So food,...More

Thank mainecoast08
Reviewed 11 September 2017

We had breakfast here. I had the smoked salmon palte VERY good! They bake their own bread, eclectic place. Worth a visit!

Thank hluck
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

I have to take this time to introduce you to a great quaint Italian restaurant. My wife and I were spending the day in Portland Maine It was our first escape from Ogunquit this summer. We had been doing the Ogunquit seen for about six...More

Thank OgunqiutBob
Reviewed 11 August 2017

My sister and I ate here last week and had a very nice meal. The baked Crespelle truly WAS "the best" and we had a roasted pear salad to accompany it, as well as the seafood linguini. Everything was delicious, portions were good. The bread...More

Thank Maine-gal-7
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Response from mrsincredible11 | Reviewed this property |
I don't know, but I think a quick call to the restaurant would answer that.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Television, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
16:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 15:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 110 Exchange St, Portland, ME 04101-5003
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: +1 207-879-4747
  • E-mail
If you're looking for the best Italian restaurant in Portland, Me you have come to the right place! The Corner Room features affordable, Italian-inspired food that the whole family will enjoy.Chef Lee Harding has dedicated his life to bringing locally grown food back to the tables of Maine. With a friendly neighborhood feel and great prices, The Corner Room should be first on your list for an authentic Maine experience. Portland, ME is second only to San Francisco, CA in its dining establishments per capita. That means only one other city in the entire country has more restaurants to choose from for its amount of residents. When the competition is this fierce, award-winning restaurants, like The Corner Room, tend to stand apart from the crowd.The Corner Room was the third restaurant founded in Harding's "The Rooms" brand of eateries. Since 2009, the Corner Room has been featured in Many of Maine's top publications as a "Best Bet" for Portland Maine food.Open seven days a week, The Corner Room offers brunch, lunch and dinner selections with a wide selection of Italian wines, happy hour specials and food so good that you'll wonder why it's not double the price!Visit The Corner Room today and find out what you've been missing.
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