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117 US Route 1, Freeport, ME 04032
+1 207-865-0303
Tue - Sat 16:30 - 22:00
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New Orleans, Louisiana
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31 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went for drinks and bite with friends - the atmosphere was casual, the service warm. The owner chatted with us and made our experience feel very personal.

Thank sirius488
Berkeley, California
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368 reviews
220 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 122 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

Lots of good variety on the menu and the three of us shared a squash, pepperoni and goat cheese pizza, wedge salad, fish tacos and chicken wings. Too much food but all of it good; although I would have preferred slightly spicier wings. Service was attentive and lots of nooks and crannies to sit in and feel quite cozy.

Thank BarryandJackie
Warwick, Rhode Island
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

Such a great spot!!! Inside tables and a 3 season room with fireplaces and couches! The wine list is extremely extensive and they encourage you to taste the wines that you are interested in. NICOLE, our waitress, was awesome! She advised on wines and was very knowledgeable about the menu. We liked so much of the menu but were told... More 

Thank mcolleen957
Barrington, New Hampshire
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25 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016

loved my meal and wine. Atmosphere is a work in progress, we were seated near a space that didn't look finished yet but I would definitely return for another meal.

Thank lizajlabelle
1 review
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

This has been out go to place for years. However, after 2 visits in the past 3 weeks, I think we'll take a vacation! Tonight it took 35 minutes from ordering to bring served. They excuse was a large party. I have ordered the burger truce over about 40 visits, ordered it medium rare and it was rare. The server... More 

Thank Robert B
Boston, MA
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36 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016

Despite its small size, Conundrum Wine Bistro has one of the most extensive wine selections one will ever find in a New England seacoast town, and the owner, Vinny, is as knowledgeable about the fruit of the vine as any barkeep or sommelier I ever have met. On a recent visit my sister was debating between ordering a Pinot Grigio... More 

Thank Car Keys
Portland, Maine
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2016

Conundrum is a wine bar a little off the beaten path. I expected it to be in town Freeport where all the tourists frequent, but you have to drive a few miles out of town to get there. When you walk in the front door, there is a small bar and a few smaller intimate tables in the main room.... More 

Thank courtney c
Greenville, South Carolina
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2016

The innkeeper at Kendall Tavern recommended this restaurant to us and the suggestion was on point! My son and I shared the wings and pizza and both were superb. The service was impeccable and extremely cordial and the food was perfectly prepared and delicious. I would highly recommend this restaurant to anyone who is going to be in the Freeport... More 

Thank BubbaGrits
Freeport, Maine
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86 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2016

Dinner outside on a Wed. Evening. Arrived after 7:30, no problem getting a table. My husband ordered the burger and thought it was wonderfully seasoned. I got the pork chop, great favoring, tender, and good side dishes. Nice beer selection, and nice wine by the glass selection. EnjoyM

Thank Trvlvt
Freeport, Maine
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2016

Food here is excellent and prepared and served with much care. The menu changes regularly and never gets boring. The owner, Vinnie, is super nice and makes a point to visit and make you feel welcome. Very reasonable prices, great bar with experienced bartenders and very good service. Indoor and covered (and heated) outdoor seating. Very cozy place and again... More 

Thank Rick D

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 35
Wine Bar, American, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 117 US Route 1, Freeport, ME 04032
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Freeport
  • Phone Number: +1 207-865-0303

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?