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Selah Tea Cafe

177 Main St, Waterville, ME 04901-6625
+1 207-660-9181
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good35%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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177 Main St, Waterville, ME 04901-6625
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Selah tea offers a wide variety of teas that are freshly brewed. Their food is outstanding. The staff are friendly and accommodating. It is a great place to hang out with family and friends.

Thank prasprof
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped at Selah on our way through Maine on I-95. We were looking for a local place with a good latte and breakfast and we definitely found it! Service was quick and friendly. We ask a lot of questions and they were helpful and didn't...More

Thank PGHtraveler2015
Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

Came in for breakfast and to kill time. Excellent service and positive atmosphere. It is a large space with a table for 12 on one side. Has various seating options. Great for groups or singles.

Thank Danielle B
Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

Students kept recommending this location and it was worth the visit. Interesting mix of Maine soda. Comfortable chairs and lots of window spots to sit.

Thank Ron22212
Reviewed 3 March 2018

I met a friend here for lunch and to catch up. I had to substitute turkey for chicken on my salad - no biggie. The service was fast and efficient, unlike a previous visit several years ago. The salad was pretty standard fare, nothing really...More

Thank zoemom32
Reviewed 8 February 2018 via mobile

Stopped in for a quick lunch, best chicken sandwich I have ever had, simple great ingredients. Had my first whoppie pie ever , and fantastic ! Coffee. Nice casual cafe, friendly staff, comfortable furniture, what's not to love.

Thank Superflygrrrl
Reviewed 23 December 2017

This is my preferred lunch spot in downtown Waterville. I have eaten there quite frequently. Nice ambience. spacious with living room like decor. Many college students eat there.

Thank jamesbreslin7843
Reviewed 15 November 2017

Stopped here during class several times. I had one of the tea infused treats.....WOW! The coffee is excellent and really makes one say "mmmmm".

Thank Barbara04957
Bobby M, Owner at Selah Tea Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 16 November 2017

Thank you so much for stopping in and leaving a review. We hope to see you again soon. All the best!

Reviewed 9 November 2017

I enjoyed a very good lunch with friends. It’s hard to find something healthy and satisfying in Waterville, so this is my go-to place for meeting friends for lunch.

Thank palmerdesign
Bobby M, Owner at Selah Tea Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 11 November 2017

Thank you for your review - we appreciate you and look forward to seeing you again soon. All the best!

Reviewed 10 September 2017

Great little spot in Waterville for tea or coffee on any occasion. The prices are relative for what is offered, the service is always phenomenal, and the atmosphere of the cafe is warm and inviting.

Thank cgthurston
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4 September 2015|
Response from Bobby M | Property representative |
Hi, yes we can ship our loose leaf tea and coffee.
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$ 4 - US$ 12
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Drinks, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Highchairs Available, Seating, Parking Available, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Delivery, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 177 Main St, Waterville, ME 04901-6625
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Waterville
  • Phone Number: +1 207-660-9181
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Locally owned, award winning Selah Tea Cafe located in historic downtown Waterville proudly serves organic coffee, loose leaf tea, and espresso beverages. Our creative food is a must try! Desserts made by the owners, Rachel and Bobby McGee, grandmother, known by locals as Grammie! The difference you can taste and feel - selah.
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