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Bard Coffee

185 Middle St, Portland, ME 04101-4003
+1 207-899-4788
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good28%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pastry” (2 reviews)
“cold brew” (11 reviews)
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185 Middle St, Portland, ME 04101-4003
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Reviewed 16 April 2018

Enjoyed my mocha latte while sitting on stools facing the street. A nice selection of baked goods including scones from two local bakeries. Definitely pricier than coffee shops in other cities (except San Francisco). Probably as all non-chain coffee shops offer pourover only.

Thank visitall50
Reviewed 15 April 2018

Great coffee in a great location and a very friendly vibe. This place gets crowded as it is a favorite place to meet friends, read a book, work on your laptop.

Thank TravellingMan113
Reviewed 2 April 2018

We were looking for a place to drink coffee and chat and found this place. The service was good, the servers friendly. The cappuccinos we ordered were good, but lukewarm. My daughter ordered a chai tea latte which she enjoyed so much that she returned...More

Thank Ken H
Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

Stopped in for a macchiato after researching the better shops in Portland. A nice offering of baked goods to supplement your coffee break. The macchiato was good but perhaps slightly too much milk. We had to clean our own table off even though there were...More

Thank pdxballard
Reviewed 26 October 2017

During our visit to Portland Maine, I enjoyed an iced latte. My wife enjoyed the green iced tea. The latte had a robust flavor, and is among the best that I have tasted. The baristas were pleasant and helpful as it took us a little...More

Thank rev_trips
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

Snobby baristas, would not customize your order, “take it or leave it” kind of service.. I would leave it... sour taste of the coffee and the entire experience.

Thank Guy N
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

My husband and I were away for the weekend in Portland and we stopped here three times for coffee. It was that amazing we kept wanting to try something different. We started out with their cappuccino and they are delicious, it was hard to order...More

Thank Sara F
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

Stopped in with hubby for a rest and 2 coffees. Latte's were delicious. Small batch. Staff friendly. Very clean. Shop had a nice vibe. The Port Area has a nice vibe with cute shops and people watching. Star Bucks across the street. Prefer to support...More

Thank Sandra H
Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

Stopped in on an afternoon spent in the city. Too busy, not worth the hassle. Ordered a coffee and muffin, neither were bad, just nothing special.

Thank Chelsea W
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

Unfortunately, a great example of horribly arrogant coffee attitudes not backed up by either quality or skill. A dry cappuccino was basically a latte. Hot cider was ok. Attractive interior but not inviting much like the service.

Thank Maeve W
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Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Monday
6:00 am - 7:00 pm
Tuesday
6:00 am - 7:00 pm
Wednesday
6:00 am - 7:00 pm
Thursday
6:00 am - 7:00 pm
Friday
6:00 am - 7:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 7:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 185 Middle St, Portland, ME 04101-4003
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: +1 207-899-4788
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