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Grace

15 Chestnut St, Portland, ME 04101-4940
+1 207-828-4422
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Overview
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“hanger steak” (37 reviews)
“frogmore stew” (8 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
15 Chestnut St, Portland, ME 04101-4940
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1 - 10 of 446 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

For sure the food did not taste or present like catering. Service was abundant & helpful. I'm sure the restaurant food is as excellent.

Thank CHQ4386
Reviewed 1 week ago

We just wanted to check it out and had drinks at the bar. Loved what they did with an old church. It's beautiful inside and so nice to see an old church being repurposed.

Thank PJMinCT
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had dinner at Grace on Saturday, April 14th. This was our second time dining here, and like the first time, they did not disappoint. Our waiter Garrett was fantastic. He was attentive, informative, and friendly. He gave us places to visit around town during...More

Thank cdel718
Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

An art gallery owner told us to grab cocktails at this remodeled Methodist Church, and my girlfriend and I stopped in after watching the sunset to grab some appetizers. We had an awesome server after we were quickly seated in the lounge (at 8pm on...More

Thank RioSawhill
Reviewed 4 March 2018

Our service was wonderful from walking in the door. This is a hidden gem. The menu was varied and the flavors were incredible. I especially enjoyed the Italian Chicory Salad with Duck. I had the monkfish for my main which was also cooked perfectly and...More

Thank 2thTravel
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

I’m sorry I didn’t eat here. We just came for a drink to see what all the buzz was about. I’m so glad we did. The drinks were amazing and the atmosphere was like nothing I’d seen before. You MUST not miss this place. Go...More

Thank TDK44
Reviewed 22 February 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed a good meal in this great environment, the staff was wonderful and were very knowledgeable of the menu and allergies and how to make any modifications. My wife and I share a few starters, the crawfish étouffée was great. And the scallops were...More

Thank Sean M
Reviewed 3 February 2018

Party of six, before an event at Merrill. Very convenient to Merrill Auditorium. The decor is just out of this world, nicest church repurposing I've seen. The martini was absolutely perfect and the meal nothing short of amazing (grace). Sorry. I had the onion soup,...More

Thank Dave40827
Reviewed 19 December 2017

Outstanding new appetizer that is a home run Savory, with duck confit and powerful vegetables. Great atmosphere is former church setting Marley, our server, was top notch and professional

Thank Dan C
Reviewed 15 November 2017 via mobile

The chicken dinner was perfect - the sauce really complimented the dish well. Beautiful atmosphere :)

Thank MEChipSB
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jackattack2469
3 February 2017|
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Response from Angie D | Reviewed this property |
I recommend reservations for sure, especially on the weekend. If you can't get them, it's worth a visit to see the place and have drinks and apps at the bar. Beautiful!
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Callitlikeyouseeit
3 August 2016|
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Response from Samim55555 | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure how the owners feel... But I can tell you we conceal carry... And enjoyed a lovely dinner.
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Obie B
3 August 2016|
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Response from Deborah J | Reviewed this property |
Obie - Sorry for the delay in responding to your question. The owner of this restaurant wrote about her views on assault weapon owners and was vocal and unapologetic with stating these owners are not welcome at her... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 29 - USD 31
Meals
Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 Chestnut St, Portland, ME 04101-4940
    (Congress)
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: +1 207-828-4422
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