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Elaine's Basket Cafe and Bakery

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38 Main St, Milo, ME 04463-1021
+1 207-943-2705
06:00 - 23:30
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Salt Lake City, Utah
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43 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

We heard great things about Elaine's and decided to try it. We loved the homemade donuts! Our favorite was the blueberry glazed and chocolate glazed.

Thank Sharla67
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326 reviews
237 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 148 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

Nice place to ear, great wait staff and fantastic food. They kept the coffee flowing and allowed us to take our time and chat.

Thank ChicopeeJoe
Milo, Maine
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 July 2016

It's friendly, clean and the food is delicious. Great breakfast menu means everyone can find something they love.

Thank pjhend99
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

The donuts are all made from scratch, are cake style and big! I had the blueberry and enjoyed it. Didn't try anything else.

Thank Julie H
Bangor, Maine
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75 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2015 via mobile

We drove to Milo for lunch to discover that Coburns Family Restaurant was closed. Then we drove to Elaine's to find that it is strictly a bakery. They do not serve any lunch foods. Since there are no other choices in town, they might make some money eye serving at least soup and sandwiches

Thank MaggieDogME
Bangor, Maine
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2015

It took a long time to get coffee, have our order taken and for the food to arrive. We asked for (both orders the same) eggs over medium, bacon, home fries and toast. 1 order of eggs was cooked to order, the other order (did I mention that we had the same order?) was over ..... very easy. The white... More 

1 Thank findaplace2eat
Silver Spring, Maryland
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58 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2015

This is the best place to get breakfast in town. They do best with the bakery related products. I have the french toast which is great. The bacon on the other hand tends to be very thin and over cooked kind of like the stuff you get at a chain hotel breakfast bar. The biggest problem with this place is... More 

Thank r0bertg222
South Berwick, Maine
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69 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2015 via mobile

My husband and I, along with another couple, ate breakfast at Elaine's 3 times over the Labor Day weekend. We've eaten here many times before and have always enjoyed the food. However, on 2 of these 3 visits the service from the wait staff was so poor that we left each time feeling aggravated. On each visit it took far... More 

2 Thank Elizabeth M
Orlando, Florida
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83 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2015

Great donuts and baked goods. The service was even better I arrived 15 minutes after they stopped serving breakfast but they asked what I would like and were willing to make it even if it did mean staying late.

Thank David B
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2014 via mobile

Best Donuts!! Cute Restaurant! Will have to come back again. Staff friendly. Clean. Highly recommend.

Thank mocha16Maine

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cafe, American
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Open Hours
06:00 - 23:30
06:00 - 23:30
06:00 - 23:30
06:00 - 23:30
06:00 - 23:30
06:00 - 23:30
06:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 38 Main St, Milo, ME 04463-1021
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Milo
  • Phone Number: +1 207-943-2705

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