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Billy's Chowder House

) #8 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%
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“chowder” (261 reviews)
“clams” (163 reviews)
“seafood” (183 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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₹₹ - ₹₹₹
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216 Mile Rd, Wells, ME 04090-4129
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11 - 20 of 1,132 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were here on a Tuesday so took advantage of the $1 shrimp cocktail. Clam chowder was very good not lacking in the clam Dept. I had the swordfish special which was very good and my wife had the lobster roll. We decided to go...More

Thank flamestomper3
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

Good, tasty food, good service, pleasant staff. Ate in AND got take out on 2 separate occasions. Have been to this place 4 times in the past 3 years. Always good food, not fancy, but Good solid menu.

Thank jBRad126
RVarano, Owner at Billy's Chowder House, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi, thank you for the review and being a loyal customer. We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I ordered a Lobster Roll, my daughter ordered Lazy Lobster. We split meals just so we can have a variety. My son-in-law had Clam strips and shrimp. I tried his and there was a nice coating on the seafood, not too greasy. The lobster roll...More

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

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

Reviewed 1 week ago

Just a small house expanded a half dozen times on the causeway to Wells Beach, you won't find a better restaurant for seafood. Every time I go, I get the seafood sampler; 3 sweet scallops, 2 stuffed shrimp and haddock all baked with some herbed...More

1  Thank Robert W
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 2 weeks ago

We stopped in for a late lunch about 2 weeks ago. And were not disappointed. The shrimp cocktail was excellent, one of the freshest my husband ever had. Ordered a side of onion rings which were also excellent. The margarita's were made perfectly. We will...More

1  Thank donnchris16
RVarano, Owner at Billy's Chowder House, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

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

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Billy's is a must do for my family and I any time we go to Maine. We had lunch there one day and dinner the next on this past trip. As usual, the food was top notch and the service was friendly and efficient. No...More

Thank kbryant06786
RVarano, Owner at Billy's Chowder House, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi, thank you for the great review. We are so happy you love it at Billy's! We hope to see you again soon. Please review us on Facebook

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was recommended to us by a local. Very good! Actually ate there second time on return trip! Had the lobster.

1  Thank donnasmll
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 2 weeks ago

Ordered the lobster. It was very tasty. In addition, there was an abundance of sides, green beans, baked potato and rice. The service was good. It is a casual atmosphere.

Thank Scott S
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 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great eats- great beers but under-staffed. Wasn't bad for me because I was alone but watched a couple walk out- at the bar mind you- cuz they waited over 20 minutes for service.... meaning, after 20 minutes, no one asked what they wanted. Same with...More

1  Thank RoaminCritik
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Have been coming to Billy's for 30 yrs. always is the first stop when we arrive. Must have large lobster roll and a beer. It's my tradition to start off vacation. Started back when there was still Billy's 2 go! We enjoy for lunch rather...More

1  Thank nyg142
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. As always, thank you for being such a loyal customer.

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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
View, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
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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