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Congdon's Doughnuts

1090 Post Rd, Route One, Wells, ME 04090-4500
+1 207-646-4219
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good17%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“doughnuts” (546 reviews)
“apple fritters” (65 reviews)
“donut holes” (33 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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1090 Post Rd, Route One, Wells, ME 04090-4500
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I visited Congdons once in the Fall, and I loved it. It is quaint, the service was great and the food was excellent. Try the pumpkin pancakes! They melt in your mouth. As I am writing this, I happen to be eating one of their...More

Thank jramsey649
Reviewed 3 days ago

We're up to the Ogunquit/Wells area 1x/2x a year and always make the trip to Congdons. Superlative food,...great selection, delicious baked goods (always have to bring home some fresh baked bread).The service is always fast and friendly. When we announced that we had brought some...More

Thank ImPackedRU
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Congdon’s is our favorite place in Wells We love the donuts and just about everything else. If you have a favorite you better get there very early in the morning or order the day before because they will sell out, they’re that good. You would...More

Thank Paulabear519
Jillian S, Owner at Congdon's Doughnuts, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Paula, It's great to hear that we are a favorite of yours. We love hearing that our doughnuts are so tasty as are our other dishes. Thank you for your kind words and recommendations.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great! Period. Just great. Terrific food. Wonderful service. Terrific value. When we are in the area it’s our go to restaurant. Doughnuts are the best.

Thank Hartland28
Jillian S, Owner at Congdon's Doughnuts, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Hartland, We're glad to hear that everything was so fantastic for you. It's great that Congdon's is a must visit for you when you are in the area. We look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

These doughnuts are extremely tender and that is the best thing I can say about it. Though one might want to know why this is so. One thought I have is that they use an incredible amount of fat, which some people may not like....More

Thank Daniel B
Jillian S, Owner at Congdon's Doughnuts, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello Daniel, We're sorry our doughnuts didn't delight you. Rest assured there's nothing suspicious about the method in which we make our doughnuts -- just the same recipe our family has used for more than 60 years. There are no preservatives and the level of...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Saw this donut shop in a recent review and had to stop by. There were lots of varieties and we had a hard time choosing, but we a couple. For me to rate a good donut shop you need to try the plain then some...More

Thank NHNative2017
Jillian S, Owner at Congdon's Doughnuts, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi NH Native, It's great to hear that you enjoyed the variety of doughnuts that we offer and liked the doughnuts that you tried. We hand make our doughnuts every day to provide the freshest doughnuts our guests can get. We look forward to seeing...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I'm been going to Congdons for over 50 years. My favorite is their baby blueberry pancakes! Three perfect size pancakes with Maine blueberries (the little sweet ones) inside the pancakes. Some people order donut holes to share, I order baby blues! 🥞 Can't wait for...More

Thank Cindy Z
Jillian S, Owner at Congdon's Doughnuts, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Cindy, We’re glad that you have been coming to Congdon’s for over 50 years. It’s fantastic that you have favorites on our menu and love our doughnut holes. We look forward to seeing you soon.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

OMG! The absolute best doughnuts on earth! So tasty, so fresh and great smiling service that moves this very busy place! Been coming here for years on vacations or get-a-ways and just seems to get better every time.

Thank JLESarasota
Jillian S, Owner at Congdon's Doughnuts, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Jles, We’re thrilled to hear how much you love our doughnuts. Thank you for your great comments about our staff and tasty doughnuts. We’re glad to be a must stop for you, when you are on vacation.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a great place for a sit down breakfast or something on the go, they have a full array of baked goods, breakfast is always fresh and delish. I always check out their specials.. my favorite is there English muffin dipped in there French...More

Thank Tammy D
Jillian S, Owner at Congdon's Doughnuts, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Tammy, We’re glad to hear that you have such tasty favorites here with us. Thank you for your great comments about our dishes and specials.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have been going to Congdon's Doughnuts for over 5 years now and have never been disappointed. Breakfasts are huge and a good value for the money. Donuts are just like I remember my parents bringing home from our local bakery when I was a...More

Thank lobster63
Jillian S, Owner at Congdon's Doughnuts, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Lobster, Thank you for your great comments about our dishes. We offer a variety of items to satisfy our guest's allergies and sensitivities. We’re happy to have so many great items that you enjoy. We hope to see you again soon.

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Justine V
19 July 2017|
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Response from tommptk | Reviewed this property |
Congdon's make a large variety of doughnuts, I am sure you could find something suitable for your son.
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Bonnie H
15 April 2017|
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Response from tommptk | Reviewed this property |
Feel free to visit their website and you will find a menu for their doughnuts, breakfast and lunch.
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Dill-e-fresh
23 January 2017|
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Response from doughlover | Property representative |
We do not have any 'Dairy Free' Doughnuts...all of our doughnuts are made with milk, eggs and dairy whey. Thanks for inquiring! Congdon's Family Restaurant & Bakery
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 15
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Thursday
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Friday
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Saturday
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1090 Post Rd, Route One, Wells, ME 04090-4500
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Wells
  • Phone Number: +1 207-646-4219
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Description
We have a full-service dining room as well as take out area and a drive-thru. Our specialty is our homemade doughnuts like grandma used to make. We also have a wide selection of breads, pastries, muffins, mixes, and whoopie pies!!! We serve breakfast and lunch from 6am - 3pm. Open Thursday through Sunday weekly.
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