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1637 Post Rd, Wells, ME 04090-4608
+1 207-646-3355
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  • Excellent89%
  • Very good7%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“duck” (68 reviews)
“bread” (106 reviews)
“fudge pie” (19 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
1637 Post Rd, Wells, ME 04090-4608
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Reviewed 4 May 2016

I have dined here twice in the past 60 days. Once for a business dinner and once for a special occasion with friends. Both meals were excellent. Of the 7 total meals all were considered excellent. The service was once again excellent. The home-made breads...More

Thank mainesully
Reviewed 20 April 2016

One if not the best food in town, fresh, homemade everything. Great meal....not just the food, the service, atmosphere to.

Thank Weenie1maine
Reviewed 18 April 2016

Joshua's is a fabulous restaurant in Wells Maine usually busy every night and frequented locals. The food is American with a limited but always good variety of seafood and meat. And there is always one vegetarian dish - Usually a homemade pasta or Gnocchi and...More

Thank Roxygirltoo
Reviewed 11 April 2016

This place has excellent food and fresh ingredients all the way from the apps to the desserts. Their drinks are exceptional as well. I have not had a bad meal here. Definitely get a reservation because it is a small, intimate dining place.

Thank MaineDale8fan
Reviewed 31 March 2016 via mobile

Everything everyone ordered was so good! Seasoned wonderfully, and varied! Also great touches that add to the whole meal as well as to the flavors!

Thank Pam H
Reviewed 28 March 2016

the menu never changes and there are no daily specials. they have no variety within major categories, e.g. "duck" always is the exact same preparation as it was 10 months ago. It can get really boring really fast. i have found an overuse of salt...More

2  Thank chris k
Reviewed 18 March 2016

After searching for a restaurant to celebrate our anniversary recently, we could not have been more pleased with Joshua's. The service was top notch and the food delicious and beautifully presented. From the house cocktail, a blood orange cosmopolitan, homemade bread and rolls to desert,...More

Thank rosetip104
Reviewed 25 February 2016

On our final Maine dinner night, after over three weeks of traveling, we discovered Joshua's. If we had experienced this gem of a restaurant on our first night, we could very easily have never ventured very far from this Wells area. Opened for business in...More

Thank Bruce H
Reviewed 21 February 2016

Joshua's is an exceptional high end restaurant in a beach town with lots of mediocre spots along the way. Fresh produce and changing menus and a fabulous bar...in fact the small bar, dimly lit and very pretty is my favorite place to eat when I...More

Thank Sandra G
Reviewed 8 February 2016 via mobile

We have eaten here twice (two years between) and cannot imagine not returning. The staff is beyond friendly and professional and the food is incredibly good in presentation and flavors. Traveler's tip: If you can't get a reservation (and you'll need one year round), take...More

Thank davidoC5406FW
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14 August 2017|
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Response from Tom B | Reviewed this property |
Yes they usually have the Lobster Pie, although the it is special. As a lot of the menu they only serve it if it's fresh. You will love the lobster pie as it comes in a flakey home made crust with just lobster. Vegetables... More
Linda J
1 April 2017|
Response from marie s | Reviewed this property |
Call the restaurant to ask....I am not sure..
2 November 2016|
Response from ZeroTTZero | Reviewed this property |
When my wife and I had dinner there about two weeks ago, they were planning on closing on November 1st for renovations. They were not taking any reservations until January because they did not know how long the renovations... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1637 Post Rd, Wells, ME 04090-4608
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Wells
  • Phone Number: +1 207-646-3355
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