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Maine Diner

₹₹ - ₹₹₹American, Seafood,
2265 Post Road, Route 1, Wells, ME 04090-4720
+1 207-646-4441
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good28%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“seafood chowder” (233 reviews)
“corn muffins” (156 reviews)
“lobster pot” (358 reviews)
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7:00 AM - 8:00 PM Hours
American, Seafood, Diner, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
2265 Post Road, Route 1, Wells, ME 04090-4720
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Reviewed 21 August 2016

Travel up to the Maine every other month for business and when I do I go to the Maine Diner Plenty of food friendly waitresses.

Thank giovane07860
Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

Consistent food and service, part of every trip to the area. Great for any meal. They grow their own produce. My favorite is the eggs Benedict.

Thank Ellen A
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Reviewed 20 August 2016

The seafood chowder is absolutely the best anywhere.We took it to go and ate it in the car because of the very long wait to be seated.

Thank 2tattered
Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

Can be a long wait but food is good and served quickly.seafood is pricey compared to other restaurants. Best place for fresh seafood is fisherman's catch in wells.

Thank Barbara S
Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

The Maine diner has the best food and the wait staff is just the best I highly recommend this restaurant if you're going to be in Wells.

Thank Debbie1334
Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

Maine Diner ... we discovered it by accident driving down Route 1. And so glad we did. The food was amazing. They're known for their seafood, but had other "diner food" as well. And the staff was friendly and helpful. I would highly recommend this...More

Thank Lori S
Reviewed 19 August 2016

I ordered the lobster pie because it's *the* dish to get at the Maine Diner. It was good if you like lobster. I prefer my fish flaky and not as rich or chewy as lobster, though. (I wish I had tried the lobster mac 'n...More

Thank Camille C
Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

We waited 1+ hours for a table for 4 on a very rainy night. That was hard, made harder by a fussy 4 year old, so wandering the gift shop was out of the question. However, the kids greatly enjoyed their Mac and cheese, my...More

Thank T281SFangelam
Reviewed 17 August 2016

was here a couple weeks ago, eggs were cold; toast hard and cold; homefries were overcooked, AND corned beef hash was cold as well... Worst of all; THE SERVINGS WERE PITIFULLY SMALL.... VERY DISAPPOINTED...

1  Thank karegen123
Reviewed 16 August 2016

This is my favorite place to eat breakfast in all of Maine. Fresh ingredients grown out back, reasonable prices, and unforgettable staff! Try the cod cakes, they are one in a million!

Thank Christopher S
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Lynn A
8 November 2017|
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Response from Lynn A |
The Maine diner does have gift certificates and will issue them k re the ohine😊
Nancy G
24 May 2017|
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Response from Travelleranddog | Reviewed this property |
I don't think that they use boxed eggs. I think that many restaurants cannot make good scrambled eggs, because they make them on the grill and scrambled eggs need to be made in a frying pan to turn out right.
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
US$ 18
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2265 Post Road, Route 1, Wells, ME 04090-4720
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Wells
  • Phone Number: +1 207-646-4441
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