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Back Street Grill

₹₹ - ₹₹₹American,
16 School St, Sanford, ME 04073-3018
+1 207-324-1011
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good39%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“ribs” (4 reviews)
“alfredo sauce” (2 reviews)
“onion soup” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
American, Bar
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
16 School St, Sanford, ME 04073-3018
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

Good food and good service. Reasonable prices and a bar area for those just needing a rink and lunch/dinner

Thank Dcv8878
Reviewed 23 August 2017

Visited mid-week for a quick dinner and was seated immediately. Very attentive wait staff and nice variety of items on the menu. Chose the baked haddock, which came with a very fresh ear of corn on the cob (likely picked that day). Will definitely stop...More

Thank stm5468
Reviewed 14 August 2017

The Back Street Grill has been consistent in Sanford for many years, the food is good, but they could do with some modernizing of the building as well as the menu.

Thank Lauren F
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

Food is okay, bartender upstairs was friendly and attentive. It's too bad that Sanford junkies are roaming around outside with bugged out eyes. We witnessed a few of them bothering people who were dining outside. We chose to sit inside for this reason. They still...More

1  Thank Mnj1977
Reviewed 21 July 2017

amazing lemon chicken salad the dressing is amazing wish I could get it at home. decent onion soup.the service was attentive

Thank Joseph W
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Great atmosphere and even better food. Try the grounded wings or the hearty b good. Good prices and friendly staff

1  Thank Jack B
Reviewed 8 June 2017

I didn't have to wait to be seated (arrived about 5:00 p.m., Sunday night, early June). The waitress knew her menu & all beverages. I had a Blue Moon, on tap. It was delicious, served with an orange slice. Then came the salad. This is...More

1  Thank MaineKathryn
Reviewed 1 April 2017

My husband and I decided to try the Back Street Grill. We were not disappointed. The atmosphere was comfortable and the food was very good with a good variety.

Thank CaroleDearborn
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

Happened to be in the area around dinner time and found this place. I ordered the grilled trio. Steak tips, ribs, and chicken breast. Steak tips and ribs were amazing. Chick breast only ok. When I come back it will be for a rack of...More

Thank mitchell b
Reviewed 3 February 2017

My husband and I LOVE this place!! The food is always good and the people here are so nice! The service is exceptional!! They have a good variety of menu options and everything we've tried so far has been really good! We will definitely keep...More

Thank chrisandkathleenf
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 School St, Sanford, ME 04073-3018
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Sanford
  • Phone Number: +1 207-324-1011
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