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Shays Grill Pub

) #100 of 455 Restaurants in Portland $$ - $$$ American, ,
18 Monument Sq, Portland, ME 04101-4008
+1 207-772-2626
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good53%
  • Average11%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
18 Monument Sq, Portland, ME 04101-4008
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Reviewed 2 days ago

My wife and I love coming here to try all the different drink options, they have some of the best martinis in town!

Thank nicks60610
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were in Portland on Friday 6/30. Had dinner at Shays. We got the steak and portabello quesadilla. It was really really delicious. Sat at the bar. Great staff. Very friendly and had a sense of humor. It was fun talking to them. If we...More

Thank Tebbett
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I was visiting my daughter and was craving a nice salad, so we went to Shays and it was a great choice. It is a small place with seating inside and out. They do have a pretty good menu which will satisfy just about any...More

Thank Cher1999
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

Came here on Valentine's Day, which happened to be $4 martini Tuesday. Had steak tips which were juicy and delicious. My fiancé had the haddock sandwich which was also very good. Great atmosphere and our waitress/bartender was so friendly and funny. Will definitely return the...More

1  Thank Taylor W
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

First visit and was pleasantly surprised. Small and eclectic has feel of neighborhood pub. Service was good and friendly with many drink specials. I had fish sandwich which was very good and my wife had a burger that was cooked just right. When I head...More

Thank george b
Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

This place is in a great location. Between the four of us, we had quesadillas and sandwiches. I was disappointed in the quesadilla, as it lacked flavor and fell apart well eating it. The others in my group we're not thrilled with their meals either....More

Thank eloquentone1
Reviewed 21 November 2016

We were staying in old port and wanted to find a place to get a decent meal and some drinks in a relaxed atmosphere. We also did not want to get into a tourist trap and be underwhelmed. Shays fit what we were looking for....More

Thank hullkids
Reviewed 27 October 2016

This place wasn't our first choice but when you don't have a table we decided to stop in and I must say I was surprised the food was good and service very friendly and fast we ordered drinks and they had a special talls for...More

Thank Steve J
Reviewed 16 October 2016

My colleague and I travelled on business and looked for a quick bite to eat. We ended up at Shays Grill Pub. It's a real Pub atmosphere, clean and comfortable. We both had the Burger with all it's trimmings, including an egg on top. We...More

Thank Tom E
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

Husband and I had the pleasure of dining here yesterday. We both were in the mood for salads. And Shays delivered. He had the steak salad with house vinaigrette with Gorgonzola. Perfect amount of dressing and the steak was cooked perfectly to order. I had...More

Thank JaniceKosta
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 15
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 Monument Sq, Portland, ME 04101-4008
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: +1 207-772-2626
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