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Pigeons

4.8
4.8
11 Reviews
$30 and under
French

Pigeons is a daytime neighborhood French bistro that specializes in classic cocktails and natural wine. We are open from 12pm-6pm, Wednesday-Saturday serving an all day menu. Daily Happy Hour 12pm-6pm.

Reservations for indoor dining can be made from 12pm-5:45pm. Reservations can be made up until 3pm the day of, at which point our reservation book closes and all open spots will be available to walk-ins!

We have 3 outdoor picnic tables but they are uncovered therefore the outdoor dining space will be for walk-ins only on a first come, first serve basis. We will also hold the entire bar and a couple indoor tables for walk-ins on a first come, first serve basis.

The restaurant shares a space with its wine shop, Maine & Loire, which is open daily from 10am-6pm.

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  • Dining style

    Casual Dining

  • Cuisines

    French, Wine Bar, Bistro

  • Hours of operation

    Wed–Sat 12:00 pm–6:00 pm
    Happy Hour
    Wed–Sat 12:00 pm–6:00 pm

  • Phone number

    (207) 805-1336

  • Payment options

    AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa

  • Dress code

    Casual Dress

  • Executive chef

    Ben Slattery

  • Neighborhood

    Portland

  • Cross street

    Oxford St.

  • Parking details

    There is free street parking at all times. The lot at 75 Washington Avenue is a paid parking lot after 5pm Monday-Friday and all day Saturday-Sunday.

  • Additional

    Bar/Lounge, Beer, Cocktails, Full Bar, Gender Neutral Restroom, Happy Hour, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Wheelchair Access, Wine

Safety precautions

  • Cleaning & sanitizing

    • Surfaces sanitized between seatings
    • Common areas deep-cleaned daily
    • Sanitizer or wipes provided for customers
  • Screening

    • Sick staff prohibited in the workplace

Menu

View menu on restaurant's website

What 11 people are saying

Overall ratings and reviews

4.8
4.8 based on all time ratings
  • 4.8Food
  • 4.7Service
  • 4.8Ambience
  • 4.5Value

NoiseModerate

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  1. S

    Samuel

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on June 23, 2021

    overall5food5service5ambience5

    Pigeons will be closing this week and it’s a shame. The food was excellent, the cocktails and wine were excellent and it would have been a must-see spot for people living and visiting in Portland.

  2. LF

    LuvFrenchFood

    London

    35 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    35 reviews

    Dined on June 19, 2021

    overall5food5service5ambience5

    Fantastic meal with outstanding service. Likely going to be our regular date place.

  3. KM

    KiranM

    Washington DC

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on June 17, 2021

    overall5food5service5ambience5

    Reminded me of a Parisian bistro from San Antonio of all places, La Frite. Very simple menu, small French glasses for water, amazing wine selection and cocktails. The restaurant shares space with an amazing wine store my wife and I frequent that never disappoints, so make sure to take leverage their knowledge and choose a wine. I have a nice chilled red that was perfect afternoon drink. We ordered the mussels, burger and pickled vegtable appetizer, all great. I can't wait to stop in again for the Nicoise Salad and steak frites.

  4. JM

    JosephM

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on June 11, 2021

    overall5food4service5ambience5

    Jess was great! Fantastic wine recommendations and check ins. Al/ staff was extremely accommodating

  5. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on June 4, 2021

    overall5food5service5ambience5

    All around wonderful experience. The food, the staff, the drinks… everything was amazing!

  6. DL

    DLM53

    New England

    17 reviews

    vip
    4.0

    17 reviews

    Dined on June 2, 2021

    overall4food4service4ambience4

    limited menu eand early hours, but the mussels and fries were delicious; also candles for dessert was a treat!!

  7. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    New England

    1 review

    4.0

    1 review

    Dined on June 2, 2021

    overall4food5service5ambience4

    Great food! Service was quick and staff were kind. Restaurant itself was bit on the loud side, but not so egregious that it was overwhelming. Overall would visit again- and probably will.

  8. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    New England

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on May 29, 2021

    overall5food5service5ambience5

    Great meal and setting!!! Can’t wait to go back

  9. CF

    CambervilleFoodie

    New England

    56 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    56 reviews

    Dined on May 21, 2021

    overall5food5service5ambience5

    OMG THE BURGER. THE MUSSELS. Obvi the WINE. This is still my most favorite spot in all of Portland. Sorry the photo of the burger didn’t make it to this review, the app won’t let me add it….soooooo you just need to go order it and devour its sexy juicy goodness. Trust.

  10. JD

    JohnD

    New England

    4 reviews

    5.0

    4 reviews

    Dined on May 15, 2021

    overall5food5service5ambience5

    Great experience here. Thoughtful and different food options. Don’t miss the burger. Very surprised by the cocktails, amazing, bright, expressive, some time went into those selections, try them all:) Good wine list, but be sure not to miss the bottle shop before leaving.

  11. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    New England

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on May 15, 2021

    overall5food5service5ambience5

    Love this addition. Best lunch in town.

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Pigeons is rated 4.8 stars by 11 OpenTable diners

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  • Cross street

    Oxford St.

  • Neighborhood

    Portland

  • Hours of operation

    Wed–Sat 12:00 pm–6:00 pm
    Happy Hour
    Wed–Sat 12:00 pm–6:00 pm

  • Cuisines

    French, Wine Bar, Bistro

  • Dining style

    Casual Dining

  • Dress code

    Casual Dress

  • Parking details

    There is free street parking at all times. The lot at 75 Washington Avenue is a paid parking lot after 5pm Monday-Friday and all day Saturday-Sunday.

  • Payment options

    AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa

  • Executive chef

    Ben Slattery

  • Additional

    Bar/Lounge, Beer, Cocktails, Full Bar, Gender Neutral Restroom, Happy Hour, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Wheelchair Access, Wine

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