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Back Street Grill

₹₹ - ₹₹₹American,
16 School St, Sanford, ME 04073-3018
+1 207-324-1011
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good39%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“ribs” (5 reviews)
“chicken” (9 reviews)
“alfredo sauce” (2 reviews)
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11:30 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
American, Bar
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
16 School St, Sanford, ME 04073-3018
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Reviewed 4 days ago

When this restaurant first opened it was very good and reasonably priced. I would have to say that it has gone downhill considerably. The restaurant is dirty and no one who works there seems to care at all about customer service.

Thank kjmjcooper
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good selection. Often get the club salad wonderful homemade dressings. We had nacho appetizer that was good. Son had chicken wrap he enjoyed that as well.

Thank lambsan
Reviewed 7 November 2017

My husband and I and another couple had dinner here before an event in the area. We arrived around 5:30 and were seated right away. The restaurant has an upstairs area and we were seated right under the stairs. We weren't terribly annoyed but if...More

Thank sammiefrommaine
Reviewed 22 October 2017

Had lunch but we ordered entrees. Nice décor, art on the walls. Server was very personable. Had the grilled trio of three meats, ribs, tips and chicken. Tips were super, ribs practically melted off the bone. My wife had broccoli Alfredo pasta and couldn't finish...More

Thank Warren H
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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
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
  • E-mail
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