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Billy's Chowder House

) #7 of 45 Restaurants in Wells ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, , Seafood
216 Mile Rd, Wells, ME 04090-4129
+1 207-646-7558
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Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good28%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“chowder” (261 reviews)
“clams” (163 reviews)
“seafood” (183 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 21:00All hours
CUISINES
American, Bar, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
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LOCATION
216 Mile Rd, Wells, ME 04090-4129
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1 - 10 of 1,132 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Billy's sits on an estuary in Wells, Maine. I had the clams with french fries and they were very tasty. Of course they are deep-fried so I can't speak to the real seafood. It was a busy place on a Friday night and there were...More

Thank Tom P
Reviewed 3 days ago

Went for supper on a summer Friday night. Parking lot not big enough for all the traffic, We lucked ot and got the only open spot. No wait for a tabke for two, we were stuck in the corner of the crowded dining room. Server...More

Thank vtcruiser
Reviewed 5 days ago

We stopped there for dinner tonite and were very happy. I had the clam chowder which was excellent. My husband had the fried shrimp and I had the fried whole clam and both were excellent. Our waitress Stephanie was very pleasant. Service was very good.

Thank teddy6617
Reviewed 5 days ago

Delicious baked haddock dinner! The haddock was fresh, hot, moist and perfectly baked...very satisfying. The baked potato and coleslaw was also great! A very minor issue... the rolls served with dinner would have been better if they were made in the restaurant. Instead, they appeared...More

Thank Karen T
Reviewed 6 days ago

Had lunch at Billy's Chowder House on Saturday, July 15th. Our waitress, Kassie, immediately asked if we were ready to order a drink or an appetizer. Of course we were! My friend and I shared a combination plate of fried seafood with a side order...More

1  Thank allardethel
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The best haddock chowder I ever had and I am in the food service business also had a clam roll perfectly cooked and not greasy I shall make billys a stop when ever I am in southern maine

Thank bakercd1
RVarano, Owner at Billy's Chowder House, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi, thank you for the great review. We can't wait to see you again on your next trip.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Love Billy's!! Everyone who works there is so upbeat & helpful. Their seafood stew is so good we took home 3 quarts for our friends! Lobster roll is awesome too!

Thank run4fun122
RVarano, Owner at Billy's Chowder House, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi, thank you for the review. We hope to see you again soon. We hope your friends loved the stew!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped here last summer, and we came back again this year. It is the best tasting clam chowder around. Not thick like all the others, as it is suppose to be thin, so you get the good taste, and topped off with melted butter on...More

Thank cookmoe7
RVarano, Owner at Billy's Chowder House, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi, thank you for the great review. We can't wait to see you next year.

Reviewed 1 week ago

We dined here for lunch and had a very nice experience. The restuarant is very clean, offers ample parking and has a great wait-staff. I opted for a cup of clam chowder which was very good. I'm more a Manhattan clam chowder fan, but this...More

Thank Bermudaman
RVarano, Owner at Billy's Chowder House, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi, thank you for the review. We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Billy's is a charming little place to have lunch or suppah. Food is good, hot and plenty of it. My favorite is the fish chowder. I have been here numerous times and have always had a good meal. They have a bar if you just...More

Thank CaroleDearborn
RVarano, Owner at Billy's Chowder House, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi, thank you for the review. We hope to see you again soon.

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pnasco
6 December 2015|
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Response from chowdah1 |
We closed on the 5th of December, we reopen on the 22nd of January.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, View, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 21:00
Monday
11:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 21:00
Thursday
11:30 - 21:00
Friday
11:30 - 21:00
Saturday
11:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 216 Mile Rd, Wells, ME 04090-4129
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Wells
  • Phone Number: +1 207-646-7558
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