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28 Monument Sq, Ste 102, Portland, ME 04101-6447
+1 207-699-5577
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 07:00 - 17:30
Sat 10:00 - 15:00
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Hartford, Connecticut
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107 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 June 2016 via mobile

Stopped in hoping to get a quick lunch and it was VERY quick. Greek salads, sandwiches, gyros, etc - we had a falafel wrap and chicken gyro. The falafel was different than we're used to, more of a crumbly paste with whole chickpeas... it was ok. The chicken gyro was good. They have good coffee here as well.

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Portland, Maine
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58 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 February 2016 via mobile

Spartan Grill is my local stop for good Greek food with terrific service. Long a staple in Portland, the restaurant has changed hands lately but still serves up a great breakfast sandwich and lunch specials. There's not much room to eat indoors but sidewalk dining is available in the summer. Stop in and grab a Greek specialty and you won't... More 

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Thank John H
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 July 2015

I rarely post reviews but the food I just had here today was so bad, I had to post this one. I had the lamb gyros with a side order of frees. The gyros I've had in the past, in NY and Chicago, were thin strips carved off a big hunk of marinated lamb on a vertical spit. The lamb... More 

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papaMainer, Owner at Spartan Grill, responded to this review

I'm very sorry for your review of our place, i just wish you had had the time to come and talk to me about your experience before posting a scathing slam. I find that actually trying to communicate face to face with someone about their experience is a better forum than a one sided blast. Regarding your experiences in NY... More 

Portland, Maine
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70 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 April 2015

This is a great place to get a good coffee. The breakfast burritos are a staple for me. The gyros and other Greek food are very good. The owner is a great guy who has paid for and put up what he calls Buttlers on poles around Monument Square. These are little round containers for used cigarettes.

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Thank pwdt
Portland, Maine
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 April 2014

Just wow! This place just screams Portland. Cute little family owned cafe grill with AMAZING food for the price. Now I only tried it once but when I ordered the food it came out to my surprise to be enough to take back to my office with me! You can taste the fresh meats and veggies with every bite. The... More 

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Thank IndyRaised
Providence, Rhode Island
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18 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2013

Hands-on ownership looking to please. He makes a variety of fare all affordable and filling. Excellent coffee (BY Design) and great service with a smile.

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Thank egbrandwein
portland, me
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58 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2012

Just finished a perfect breakfast burrito while sitting at an outdoor table on a perfect day in Portland, Maine. Delivered to the table by the proprietor of Spartan Grill, and cooked with care by him, it was delicious. Now I am drinking a cup of Coffee By Design Coffee. I've eaten here before, and enjoyed the lamb gyro, too. A... More 

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Thank recklessweimie
New Hampshire
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2011

So the "Nutcracker" was in a half hour and I was starving. A quick trip up to Monument Square offered a wide range of flashy settings and this three-table hole-in-the-wall. A quick glance at the Spartan menu encouraged me to experiment: falafel, veggie & hummus, greek sausage. The owner took our order of two Lamb Giros and threw the "burger... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Greek
Open Hours
Monday
07:00 - 17:30
Tuesday
07:00 - 17:30
Wednesday
07:00 - 17:30
Thursday
07:00 - 17:30
Friday
07:00 - 17:30
Saturday
10:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 28 Monument Sq, Ste 102, Portland, ME 04101-6447
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: +1 207-699-5577

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?