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795 Forest Ave, Portland, ME 04103-4105
+1 207-874-6666
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good21%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“pho” (21 reviews)
“soup” (9 reviews)
“pork” (3 reviews)
Open Now
09:30 - 22:00 Hours
Asian, Vietnamese, Soups
795 Forest Ave, Portland, ME 04103-4105
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Reviewed 1 February 2018

I've tried Saigon a few times within the past year, and my experiences have been from fair to awful. The interior is cozy and attractive, the staff are friendly, but my overall impression is that they like to cut corners, and that unfortunate tendency ends...More

Thank bangordiner
Reviewed 22 August 2017

Saigon has always been our to go place for Pho. Unfortunately, we either hit them on a bad night or things are going downhill. We came in early evening and were the only other patrons besides a man finishing his meal. We were given silverware...More

Thank sammiefrommaine
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

Delightful meal recommended by the sweet young waitress. Everything so fresh and delicious. I'll definitely be back. Perfect summer meal tonight!!!

Thank Ann S
Reviewed 12 March 2017

I have been to Saigon mostly for Pho many times. I really enjoy it. It is a friendly staff, great for take out or eat in. The owner often greets with a big smile and makes one feel like a true friend. I love that...More

Thank Joyfullyinme
Reviewed 21 February 2017

We live in Syracuse NY so when we come to visit our sons we always coe here for a bowl of Pho. My husband as well as all of us love it. The best we ever had & the service always #1. Thank you for...More

Thank nomrapetote
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

I met some clients here at their request. The outside of the building and area would not lend itself to a visit unless you were referred to this place. Look 👀 past the appearance and go in for the food. The service is excellent and...More

Thank Smillerick
Reviewed 27 January 2016 via mobile

My mom (who is an avid fan of pho) took me here for dinner. They have great selections on their menu. We had the seafood pho and their beef vermicelli bowl, and I was in awe. The broth of the pho is flavorful with generous...More

Thank JBM_GlobeTrotter
Reviewed 26 September 2015

The food here is very fresh and delicious. The ambience is very nice as well. I think this is a great Vietnamese restaurant where the food is not too spicy or over the top. I would highly recommend Saigon Restaurant.

Thank tubetop
Reviewed 15 August 2015

We decided to have dinner in Portland on our way back to NY and found ourselves on Fore st. Using the trusty tripadvisor and yelp app we started to find a place to eat...and after an hour we were still looking. It was a Monday...More

Thank MitchMicahandKaykay
Reviewed 17 July 2015

I had the pho. It was tasty and a tad too sweet. But I just hated the after effect of msg. I was thirsty for hours after that. The summer rolls were good, but very small. Another thing that I deplore is sticky table. I...More

Thank asiantraveller101
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Delivery, Serves Alcohol
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Open Hours
09:30 - 21:00
09:30 - 21:00
09:30 - 21:00
09:30 - 21:00
09:30 - 21:00
09:30 - 22:00
09:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 795 Forest Ave, Portland, ME 04103-4105
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: +1 207-874-6666
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