Check out the 3 most popular spots in Portland's East Deering neighborhood

23 August 2019
Botto's Bakery

Botto's Bakery | Photo: Tony S./Yelp

Looking to uncover all that East Deering has to offer? Get to know this Portland neighborhood by browsing its most popular local businesses, from a deli to a convenience store.

Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the top places to visit in East Deering, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of neighborhood businesses. Read on for the results.

1. Other Side Delicatessen

photo: jenney t./yelp

Topping the list is deli Other Side Delicatessen, which offers pizza, sandwiches and more. Located at 164 Veranda St., it's the highest-rated business in the neighborhood, boasting 4.5 stars out of 57 reviews on Yelp. 

This deli also boasts a spot in the West End, according to its website. On the menu, expect salmon-topped bagels, pork belly bánh mì sandwiches and pizza pies. 

2. Botto's Bakery

Photo: Tony S./Yelp

Botto's Bakery, a bakery that offers desserts and more, is another much-loved neighborhood go-to, with 4.5 stars out of 16 Yelp reviews. Head over to 550 Washington Ave. to see for yourself. 

This dessert shop, which specializes in classic Italian sweets, just celebrated its 70th anniversary, according to NEWS CENTER Maine. On the menu, look for raspberry swirl cheesecakes, tiramisu and creamy ricotta pie.

3. Anania's Variety

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Check out Anania's Variety, which has earned four stars out of 12 reviews on Yelp. You can find the spot to score pizza and sandwiches at 606 Washington Ave. 

This spot, which has operated since 1963, was voted best deli and convenience store four years in a row. Look for bites like crab meat salad sandwiches, tortilla wraps, pasta platters and more. 

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