fbpx
After Dinner Dessert Restaurant

a language in itself

divider1
Best Dessert Bar in Portland, Maine

Story

divider2

“What started as simple kitchen sarcasm grew into the idea to create a dessert focused restaurant and bar named Gross.”

DESIRE

divider2

”We felt that people needed and deserved somewhere to go with a focus on the sweeter side of life.”

Best Desserts in Portland, Maine

Hammer it, Queen

divider1

Mon

CLOSED

Tues-Thurs

5:00pm – 11:00pm

Fri-Sat

5:00pm – 12:00am

Sun

5:00pm – 11:00pm

THE SET LIST

divider2

lemon meringue tart

pink peppercorn-bay leaf rice pudding / citrus oil / basil ice cream / micro chervil

espresso crumb brûlée

cardamom crumb / chocolate-almond cremeux

chocolate-caramel torte

Illanka / amarena cherry / graham / spiced caramel

hazelnut financier

orange / honey / dulcey / strawberry

butterscotch – amaro pots de creme

crème fraiche / charred dates and cherries

chocolate mess

fudge cake / triple chocolate brownie / toasted marshmallow / caramel corn / peanut brittle / salted caramel jam / coconut sorbet

butter toasted apple pound cake

dried fruit-ginger-quince compote / meringue / pine nut crumb / goat cheese ice cream

peanut butter jelly thyme

strawberry / white chocolate / sourdough ice cream / bacon powder / yogurt cremeux

brown butter yogurt panna cotta

pineapple / jasmine / rice crack / rum / yuzu / lime

FROZEN THINGS

divider2

ICE CREAMS

SORBETS & SHERBET

vanilla bean

black sesame

chocolate

date-armagnac

“almond joy”

salted honey

goat cheese

chocolate

coconut

roasted pineapple

banana-strawberry-ginger

aperol spritz sherbet

divider2

CHEESE & CHARCUTERIE

COFFEE

3 cheese

3 charcuterie

all cheese and meats

Coffee by Design Gross Confection Bar blend

Espresso

Harney & Son Teas

Cappuccino

signature cocktails

divider2

VIOLETTE FEMME

tom cat gin / byrrh / crème de violette / prosecco

JUST A LITTLE EXTRA

london dry gin /chamomile / lime leaf / house made tonic

GENTLEMEN CALLER

four roses / bitter bianco / cocchi rosa / bitters

COUP D’ETAT

barbancourt 8yr rum / dell’etna / bergamot / grapefruit

MR. ALLEN

cachaça / suze / guanabana / lemon

NEW MOVES

smith & cross rum / monkey shoulder scotch / dopo teatro

non-alcoholic cocktails

divider2

JUST A LITTLE LESS

chamomile / lime leaf / juniper

LOUD NOISES

rose / spices / egg / cream

wines

divider2

REDS

treana cabernet sauvignon
renwood old vine zinfandel
cooper & thief red blend
terre rouge garrigue
beckon pinot noir

ROSE

secateur

BUBBLES

l. aubry demi-sec (750ml)
a. margaine demi-sec (375ml)
st. hillaire (750ml)
vesselle brut (375ml)
schramsburg blanc de blanc (375)

WHITES

von hovel kabinet riesling
fogarty gewurtztraminer
chataeu de trignon roussanne
zion dovel moscato

DRAFTS

divider2

DESSERT POURS

divider2

CURIEUX

allagash brewing, portland, me

BOOMSAUCE

lord hobo brewing, woburn, ma

SACCARAPPA IPA

mast landing brewing, westbrook, me

PROSECCO

montelvini

fantino chinato
romieu la coste sauternes
lavail expression maury
vinedo de los vientos ‘alcyone’
marenco brachetto
borgo vin santo
royal tokaji
perrin beaumes des venise

CIDER

divider2

PORTS, SHERRY & MADEIRA

divider2

eden sparkling dry

eden northern spy
barrel aged cider (2oz)

smithwoodhouse 20yr tawny port
cristina oloroso
noe px (vros)
st. eufemia ruby port
casa florido moscatel especial sherry
dow 10yr tawny port
broadbent 10yr malmsey

Gallery

divider3
divider3

+1-207-956-7208

open hours

Sun
5:00pm – 11:00pm

Mon
Closed

Tues – Thurs
5:00pm – 11:00pm

Fri – Sat
5:00pm – 12:00am