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Rooster's Roadhouse

) #6 of 25 Restaurants in Bethel ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, ,
159 Mayville Rd, Route 2, Bethel, ME 04217-4410
+1 207-824-0309
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good39%
  • Average18%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“fried clams” (10 reviews)
“pot roast” (7 reviews)
“apple butter” (12 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 21:30All hours
American, Bar, Pub
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
159 Mayville Rd, Route 2, Bethel, ME 04217-4410
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1 - 10 of 240 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

We always go here for the fried clams when we visit Bethel. Friendly staff and great service. We have had good results with other menu items too.

Thank oldjoe1028
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice, casual dining. Food well prepared, tasty, served at an appropriate temperature. Servers were friendly, but perhaps a little too casual for older people.

Thank Bedlington2
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very laid back place. Very old and not all that pleasing to the eye. It really could use an overhaul. The food was mediocre at best. The fish was not completely dried out but the well done burger was pretty much burnt to a crisp...More

Thank shadoe005
Reviewed 15 June 2017

Food and service were excellent. Staff nice and comforting. Listened to them for item to order and was nicely surprised.

Thank drrak
Reviewed 13 June 2017

We had rented a home in the Newry area and stopped in the Rooster's Roadhouse for supper. To our surprise, on a Friday night, they were able to quickly accommodate our party of 11. The resteraunt had a welcoming atmosphere, the menu was extensive, the...More

Thank John L
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Large menu, food is good, large portions. Fun place with Roosters everywhere. Very friendly staff, seating is on the uncomfortable side, stay away from the booths.

Thank T C
Reviewed 12 May 2017

Large. Clean. Plenty of parking. Had baked scallops, homemade coleslaw, homemade potato salad, steamed vegetables & Maine clam chowder. Shared a bottle of wine with my spouse. Spouse had Maine clam chowder, lobster roll, homemade coleslaw. EVERYTHING was excellent! Rookie waitress but she did well....More

Thank Michael D
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

I had some hesitations about this restaurant when I saw piped mashed potatoes in the cuisine pictures posted, but our family of four still ventured out to give the Rooster a chance. We were seated upstairs which was very rustic and cozy. Our son has...More

Thank Caroline F
Reviewed 21 March 2017

Rooster's Roadhouse continues to be a favorite of locals and visitors alike! Most likely because the owners, Gary and Steve, consistently serve quality food at affordable prices. They are also known for your generosity of local causes, including the local Rotary Club's Christmas for Children,...More

Thank blaux
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

Food was decent but lack of service for the 'automatic' 20% tip! Waitress was non-existent other than serving one round of drinks, food and no water! What's the incentive?! Don't appreciate being told how to tip with non-earned service.

Thank LaurieG1970
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Dianne L
24 July 2016|
Response from molly c | Reviewed this property |
Not sure.
3 February 2016|
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Response from 903JMS2014 | Reviewed this property |
I would stay safe and make a reservation for a party of 8
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 25
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 159 Mayville Rd, Route 2, Bethel, ME 04217-4410
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Bethel
  • Phone Number: +1 207-824-0309
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