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Tortilla Flat

Mexican, Southwestern
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1871 Forest Ave, Portland, ME 04103-1024
+1 207-797-8729
Today
11:30 - 21:00
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 11:30 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 23:00
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Gulf Coast Fla
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184 reviews
118 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles 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 the server.

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Thank kleektours
Bath, Maine
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles 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.

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Thank pampink4
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86 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 May 2016 via mobile

My wife and I love Tortilla Flat. We normally split the fajita combination plate and have plenty for both of us. The locals like the bar specials but we're not drinkers so can't really comment on that. The atmosphere is very nice and the screened in deck dining is great in the summer.

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Thank Scott L
Augusta, Maine
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16 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2015 via mobile

Good service, but the chips were stale and I'm pretty sure my chimichanga came straight from Sysco. Rather a disappointing lunch.

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1 Thank Larry A
Tupper Lake, New York
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2015

Stopped at this place at about 6pm on a Friday night on our way to Kittery. We were promptly seated and given menus, which were quite extensive. We have lived in Colardo and are used to eating Mexican cuisine on a regular basis, both at home and out. My wife selected tamales which came very dry and unappealing. I had... More 

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1 Thank DeVirgeles
Portland, Maine
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79 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2015

Tortilla Flat is a very good Mexican Restaurant in the East Deering section of Portland. The menu is extensive and the food very nicely prepared. I particularly enjoy their Fajitas and Enchiladas. The atmosphere is very nice and the service is good.

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Thank ThePurpleProfessor
Portland, Maine
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81 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 June 2015 via mobile

We love going to Tortilla Flats. On a nice day there is a large screened in deck to enjoy, our favorite place to sit. The menu includes quite a few appetizers, including excellent nachos and a layered dip we love. Portions are very generous, we always need boxes to take home leftovers. We also tried fried avocados with a creamy... More 

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Thank maeree
New York City, New York
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 June 2015 via mobile

So I'm still sitting here at the table, so very disappointed in this whole ordeal. Our server left and after a long wait some other person came and took our order, our water cups empty and as we sit here with finished food, our water glasses are still empty. The poor people across from us sat there for 15 minutes... More 

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Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada
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72 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 May 2015 via mobile

It has been a few years since I have visited. I always ordered the chili relenos which I did tonight. They were not what I had expected but still okay. The recipe has changed. The service was good and my eating partner had the small flauta plate which was good.

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1 Thank Marlenemaca
Boston,MASS
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87 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 February 2015

Wow. Visited on a Friday night with friends recently. Unfortunately - the best part of the visit was the music playing too loudly in the bar area. Entrees were cold - and the quality of the food was simply awful. Nachos were stone cold - loaded with scallions and onions - chips were stale - and the Margaritas here are... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 21:00
Thursday
11:30 - 21:00
Friday
11:30 - 23:00
Saturday
11:30 - 23:00
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?