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Amato's Sandwich Shops

71 India St, Portland, ME 04101-4210
+1 207-773-1682
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good29%
  • Average5%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“subs” (5 reviews)
“ham” (6 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 23:00All hours
Italian, American, Pizza, Soups
71 India St, Portland, ME 04101-4210
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Reviewed 17 May 2017

We stopped for lunch and had two Amato's originals made with freshest ingrediancis that can be found. Fresh bread and rolls. made to order while you look on. Drinks out of the cooler and a bag of chips fits the bill. A very inexpencive lunch...More

Thank johnmeak
Reviewed 8 April 2017

They were great when I was kid a long time ago and only had one store they made an "Italian Sandwich" that could not be matched. They are now a chain and there is little to no consistency and they've become just your run of...More

Thank smeg t
Reviewed 2 March 2017

An absolute JOKE! I ordered a large Italian sandwich and to my surprise I unwrapped this surprisingly light hoagie and discovered 1 piece of ham and 1 piece of cheese. Peppers and black olives must have been on sale from their wholesaler as the sandwich...More

Thank Chris J
Reviewed 19 February 2017

There is nothing special about the building or the Take-out Sandwich Shop - no eat-in but plenty of people coming and going. We have gone by this well known Italian Sandwich Shop but had not gone in until yesterday. We were pleasantly surprised with the...More

Thank Downeastme
Reviewed 3 October 2016

We had to feed a number of people and not being from the area decided on Amato's. We ordered finger sandwiches, salad, chicken tenders and pizza. All were very good. Pizza was sliced perfectly. Would definitely order from here again. It was ready when we...More

Thank Rhodymom2012
Reviewed 10 September 2016

On our way home to Boston from Maine recently we stopped here to get a takeout sub for lunch. Ordered the "Italian" with all the extras. Back in the early 70's, when we lived here, we got their subs all the time. So, what happened?...More

Thank Michael W
Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

We found this place on trip advisor while riding our motorcycles thru Maine. It turned out to be very good.

Thank kmgemma
Reviewed 22 August 2016

Amato's is one of our first stops when we go to Maine to visit family. Our order is always the same --- Italian sandwiches. I've been eating their Italian sandwiches since I was a kid and I never grow tired of them. Now that my...More

Thank AdmRep
Reviewed 29 June 2016

D'Amato's looks great from the street, and upon entering, the aromas from cooking pizzas are enticing, but the food here is fast food - plain and simple. I had a pre-made salad and a personal size pizza. Both were just ok. You can order at...More

Thank redeco
Reviewed 25 June 2016

I visited the location on St. John St. - wasn't able to find it listed in Trip Advisor. This is apparently a local chain that started in Portland. This location was carry out only - I don't know if they are all that way or...More

Thank UpperMidwestUma
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Open Hours
07:00 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 71 India St, Portland, ME 04101-4210
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: +1 207-773-1682
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