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Tortilla Flat

€€ - €€€Mexican,
1871 Forest Ave, Portland, ME 04103-1024
+1 207-797-8729
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  • Excellent15%
  • Very good38%
  • Average19%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible13%
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“rice” (4 reviews)
“mexican fare” (3 reviews)
“enclosed deck” (2 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern
€€ - €€€
1871 Forest Ave, Portland, ME 04103-1024
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place has the dubious distinction of being the absolute worst Mexican food I have ever tried. Ever. The food is can-to-table unimaginative, insipid... truly awful. Why they would claim this to be Mexican food is puzzling. In fact, why they would claim this to...More

Thank Checkmatecheck
TortillaFlat3, Public Relations Manager at Tortilla Flat, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Sorry to hear you were unhappy with your experience with us. May I ask what you ordered and when/time you were in?

Reviewed 6 October 2017

I called ahead because I was passing through and wanted food ready when I arrived - they did so, that was great and the reception and wait staff were very friendly and helpful. The vegetarian combo (cheese enchilada and chile relleno) were very good, and...More

Thank Pilgrim_in_Maine
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

Used to love this place years ago. Thought we would try it again. Food was bland. Guacamole was very salty. Waitperson was attentive and polite. Thanks, but I'm sure there's better Mexican food somewhere else.

Thank Brenda C
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Food is okay, we've had better Mexican. Atmosphere is great out on the big enclosed porch. We had a lot of fun with friends and family. Service was excellent and drinks were good. The food could be improved. The tortilla chips tasted old/ stale. No...More

Thank 617josephr
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Dinner here last night after not visiting for quite some time. Food was still very good. Enjoyed dining on the enclosed deck. Drink prices (basic margarita) have gone way up and the size has decreased so that it isn't a good value at all. My...More

Thank SandieS
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

With over 400 restaurant choices in the Portland, we were happy that we made a good one. Service was prompt and friendly... we sat in a screened in outdoor area that was very pleasant. Menu was diverse, plenty of choices. Food arrived promptly and was...More

Thank Walter B
Reviewed 18 May 2017

First of all, The service from Brandi was great and does not in anyway reflect on my service. The major issue was my food order was not just under cooked it never saw heat of any sort! I was not impressed. I showed Brandi the...More

Thank mikefrommaine2017
TortillaFlat3, Marketing Manager at Tortilla Flat, responded to this reviewResponded 19 May 2017

Very sorry to hear of your visit with us. Can you let me know the date and time you were in? Thank you.

Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

Went in for a late lunch on a Friday afternoon so it wasn't busy at all, nice and quiet. Staff was nice and helpful and meals were real good. I think the kids menu is over priced but oh well. The mini chimmies were great.

Thank BP M
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

Our party of eight had some of everything on the menu, it seems. All was reported to be good, mine certainly was. The server was a little overworked, but he managed. The facility appeared clean. Gratuity was included on the bill, but not highlighted by...More

Thank kleektours
Reviewed 27 May 2016

Very good tacos, salsa and chips Excellent for our get together at Allagash. I will be back... Great prices to boot.

Thank pampink4
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Takeout, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1871 Forest Ave, Portland, ME 04103-1024
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: +1 207-797-8729
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