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Cafe Sorpreso

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American, Contemporary
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415 Main St, Presque Isle, ME 04769-2651
+1 207-764-1854
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 20:00
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Tue - Sat 11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 20:00
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

My husband and I went here for both lunch and dinner. Our server was lovely and very attentive and polite. The atmosphere was relaxing and inviting. The food was just amazing. We tried their filet mignon, mussels for an appetizer and also enjoyed a desert. Everything was cooked to order fresh and delicious. For lunch we enjoyed homemade soup salad... More 

Thank Melissa L
New Sweden, Maine
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18 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

Have dined here many times and this sweet little restaurant never disappoints. The menu is varied from season to season and we have never had meal we didn't love. Highly recommend.

Thank Janet M
Fredericton, Canada
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64 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

I so badly want to give this restaurant a stellar review. They do some things really well. Their bread pudding is great. My main, however, was a mediocre salad (the dressing was good) and a meat dish without the meat (that is how I ordered it). It was written in the menu as pasta with fresh vegetables. It was, in... More 

Thank Molly M
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2016

I should have gone for the stuffed haddock. The chicken marsala was more the latter than the former. The desserts were to die for.

Thank David R
Caratunk, Maine
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76 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

Oct 12 - Didn't get there until just after 7. I thought I might not have time to enjoy a meal, but not so. The dinner music was relaxing. My meal of baked haddock, a salad with goat cheese & cranberries, chunks of sweet potato sprinkled with toasted coconut, and sautéed carrots, summer squash, and purple cabbage was just perfect!... More 

Thank Rebecca Y
Southwest Harbor, Maine
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52 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

We arrived about 6:30 and waited 15 minutes for a cocktail. Then waited and waited for our meal with no one really paying attention to us. Then when our meal,arrived around 7:30 or later we were told they close at 8:00. Then while we were eating a female chef came from out back and started to set up,tables for next... More 

1 Thank Aapwilbur
Yarmouth, Maine
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016

My wife and I had a great experience. The food and service were excellent. Pleasant decor. Quite a surprise and find in Aroostook County!

1 Thank David J
Presque Isle, Maine
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22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016

We have ordered from here (we did take-out) a few times now. The steaks are made to perfection and the salads were AMAZING! The soup they had available was good, too. They even let us borrow some real silverware as we were staying in a (not-so-great) motel down the road. Can not speak to the dining experience as I stated... More 

Thank mlc52113
Bathurst, Canada
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82 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016

While in the area with my husband for a conference, we decided to try this location based on the reviews on Trip Advisor and their website. It is a café with good service, maybe a little pricy for the area, but we felt we received value for our money. We enjoyed the crab cakes, the 8 oz. filet and the... More 

Thank MJP695rue
Fort Fairfield, Maine
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19 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

Great food ! I have eaten many places if you're in northern Maine and looking for a nice meal don't miss out. Not the best place for kids in my opinion but very nice for a date.

Thank scottsherwood71

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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
American, Contemporary
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 415 Main St, Presque Isle, ME 04769-2651
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Presque Isle
  • Phone Number: +1 207-764-1854

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