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Things to do in Downtown, Pond Cove

Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Art Museum
“With an extensive collection and nationally renowned exhibitions, the PMA is the cultural heart of Portland. -5 minute walk.”
  • 148 locals recommend
Pool Hall
“The historical Old Port located in Down Town Portland is a wonderful place to visit and explore”
  • 95 locals recommend
Thai Restaurant
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“OPEN UNTIL12:45 AM!! Try the calamari and the brussel sprouts, my favorites! Also really great sticky coconut rice dessert:))”
  • 71 locals recommend
Japanese Restaurant
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“Go here if you're looking for ramen. They have a small menu, but it's all delicious! Also, of course, a large selection of local beers. This place is a great option for an affordable and filling dinner!”
  • 69 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“must call ahead for the busy season as the wait time is usually 30-60+ mins.”
  • 62 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“I mean isn't that why you are traveling to Maine? Best lobster roll in town: Summer = Portland Lobster Company. Other 3 seasons: Eventide and High Roller.🦞”
  • 64 locals recommend
Music Venue
“Popular Concert & Theater Venue in Portland, ME (check out website for current performances)”
  • 46 locals recommend
Rock Club
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“Exceptional Chinese food usually with a wait - they don’t take reservations so, belly up to the bar and enjoy the people watching. Family friendly. *mid-range/casual”
  • 59 locals recommend
Bar
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“Super hipster scene with great drink specials and decent food at a good price. Often crowded on weekends. ”
  • 40 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“My second favorite oldest restaurant. Lobster seafood with pasta in the cast iron is the best.”
  • 54 locals recommend
Museum
“they must of spent 2-3+ million so families can enjoy. a must visit if you have kids.”
  • 38 locals recommend
Pizza Place
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“This is great pizza and it’s 100 feet from our door. Good beer selection too and a terrific staff”
  • 50 locals recommend
Bowling Alley
“Radical bowling alley with lots of lanes, a great vibe, and an amazing rooftop bar. They show movies on the rooftop bar during the summer season - so make sure to check out their events page. ”
  • 50 locals recommend
Art Gallery
“"Grounded in the belief that vital communities are activated by experimentation, conversation, and camaraderie, SPACE engages a wide audience with provocative arts programming and category-defying events. As a nexus for curious minds, we collaborate with original thinkers and invite the public to participate in the ongoing pursuit of adventurous ideas. From our versatile home at 534-538 Congress Street, we: ● Curate visual art exhibitions ● Showcase music ● Present film screenings ● Facilitate lectures and discussions ● Foster a platform for contemporary experimental performance ● Rent below-market studios to artists with active practices ● Oversee a statewide granting program for artist-led initiatives and projects ● Invite national artists to stay in Portland through our residency program ● Encourage conversations about issues of social justice ● Engage the public in community events and open forums ● Collaborate with other nonprofits, artist-run projects, and performing arts organizations"”
  • 41 locals recommend
Donut Shop
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“Fantastic, best-in-town, donuts. They have 3 different locations and this on in smack in the middle of the old port. Lines can be long so going early is recommended. My favorite flavors are the dark chocolate sea salt and sweet potato ginger. ”
  • 37 locals recommend
Bar
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“A great place to try tons of different beers from near and far with a fun outdoor deck with corn hole. ”
  • 50 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Thai Restaurant
“OPEN UNTIL12:45 AM!! Try the calamari and the brussel sprouts, my favorites! Also really great sticky coconut rice dessert:))”
  • 71 locals recommend
Japanese Restaurant
“Go here if you're looking for ramen. They have a small menu, but it's all delicious! Also, of course, a large selection of local beers. This place is a great option for an affordable and filling dinner!”
  • 69 locals recommend
Restaurant
“must call ahead for the busy season as the wait time is usually 30-60+ mins.”
  • 62 locals recommend
Restaurant
“I mean isn't that why you are traveling to Maine? Best lobster roll in town: Summer = Portland Lobster Company. Other 3 seasons: Eventide and High Roller.🦞”
  • 64 locals recommend
Rock Club
“Exceptional Chinese food usually with a wait - they don’t take reservations so, belly up to the bar and enjoy the people watching. Family friendly. *mid-range/casual”
  • 59 locals recommend
Bar
“Super hipster scene with great drink specials and decent food at a good price. Often crowded on weekends. ”
  • 40 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
“My second favorite oldest restaurant. Lobster seafood with pasta in the cast iron is the best.”
  • 54 locals recommend
Pizza Place
“This is great pizza and it’s 100 feet from our door. Good beer selection too and a terrific staff”
  • 50 locals recommend

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