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Varano's Italian Restaurant

60 Mile Rd, Wells, ME 04090-4127
+1 207-641-8550
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good19%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“veal” (44 reviews)
“bread” (65 reviews)
“cioppino” (11 reviews)
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60 Mile Rd, Wells, ME 04090-4127
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Reviewed 2 September 2015 via mobile

Busy place with lots of tourists and summer folk.Very good traditional Italian food, specials were hit or miss. Really enjoyed the brushetta and veal marsala. House red sauce is excellent. Go hungry - portions are large. Service was very good, pace was quick but not...More

2  Thank bethh533
Reviewed 1 September 2015

My husband and I enjoyed dinner at Varano's 3 nights ago. The food was not inexpensive, however it was excellent with generous portions. They don't take reservations, however, there is a lounge and outdoor patio where you can wait for your table.

Thank JanetOO7
Reviewed 31 August 2015

Varano's serves good food to a large number of large people. We arrived before 6 pm, so we did not have to wait for a table for two. The waitress was efficient, but seemed tired. Maybe it was the decor wearing on her, or near...More

1  Thank Rick R
Reviewed 27 August 2015

Excellent Italian food on par with the North End. Great bread! Never had a bad meal here. Could get a more extensive beer list.

1  Thank A A
Reviewed 27 August 2015

Take a break from fried seafood and have a nice Italian dinner. Ate here on a short trip to Wells with my wife. Lots of classic Italian food here, and not just red sauce Italian. I had the veal orvieto. Perfect tender veal and artichokes...More

2  Thank mark_from_BOS
Reviewed 25 August 2015

We went about a two weeks ago, and we decided late to go and try after being new home owners to our seasonal home, and being up in the area all the time.. We knew we would have to wait, we were told we would...More

1  Thank Bella9969
Reviewed 20 August 2015 via mobile

After 5 years of visiting Kennebunk, Wells and Saco, Old Orchard areas of Maine I still go back to Verono's. Such good food. Full loaves of warm crusty bread to soak in fresh garlic, parmesan and red pepper flakes to go along with wide choices...More

3  Thank M M
Reviewed 17 August 2015

We went with our friends for dinner on a Friday night. A little bit of a wait, but well worth it. We had drinks outside on a beautiful summer evening. The staff is very nice and accommodating to a larger group. Thanks, we will be...More

1  Thank mmckenna27
Reviewed 16 August 2015 via mobile

This place never disappoint me! Love the food! Service is great! The owner, his wife and daughter were awesome and yes they have a son who does the cooking,too. We will be back.

Thank Donna P
Reviewed 15 August 2015

We have enjoyed Varano's twice this year and both times we very much enjoyed the food and atmosphere. The owner is aware of every table and pays attention to all the details of your dining. The wait staff is well trained and work great together...More

2  Thank William F
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 60 Mile Rd, Wells, ME 04090-4127
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Wells
  • Phone Number: +1 207-641-8550
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