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1 Ocean Ave, York Beach Residence Club, York Beach, York, ME 03909-6576
+1 207-606-0356
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good16%
  • Average6%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible12%
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1 Ocean Ave, York Beach Residence Club, York Beach, York, ME 03909-6576
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Reviewed 12 October 2018 via mobile

Hubby had the Pollack meal and I had a Shrimp pasta meal. Both of us were very disappointed. The sad thing is that hubby saw the chef lick his fingers. We had their Sunday brunch which was good. But dinner, nope, nada and no. Not...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank dti0124
Reviewed 21 September 2018

Staff was very friendly and helpful. Food was delicious, but limited choices. I had the meatballs - very filling.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Anita R
Reviewed 19 September 2018

We visited on a Monday night in September so that may account for the fact there was only 1 other couple in the place. Or it may have been because the menu is small, the prices are high and the food was not good. We...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank jetsetterwannabe_8
Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

We were in York Beach (which we loved) and found this place for lunch. It was a nice atmosphere and we enjoyed sitting outside. Pinot Grigio was decent. My husband enjoyed his porchetta sandwich. I ordered the lunch sized portion of the angel hair pasta....More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank OceanWonders
Reviewed 13 September 2018 via mobile

Cali makes the best martinis, even better than Huw’s Dad. The family atmosphere is the best way n this sleepy beach town

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank kevinpS7518IL
Reviewed 20 August 2018

I have read all the reviews so we will try it again. But, I was not overimpressed. The plate apps were very good.. I had read that the pasta did not seem to be cooked and they were right. I had the Clams over pasta....More

Date of visit: May 2018
1  Thank susan s
Huw C, Manager at 1652, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2018

Hi Susan, We were sorry to read your review and hear that your experience was not as enjoyable as we hope everyone's is. We can certainly do better at verbalizing the fact that our pasta (it is all made fresh and in house, and certainly...More

Reviewed 14 August 2018

We decided to have lunch on the outdoor porch at 1652 on the spur of the moment, and that turned out to be a great decision! Lunch was very simple, but oh so delicious! We greatly enjoyed an excellent hamburger with all of the trimmings...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank SCJan
Huw C, Manager at 1652, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2018

Thank you very much for the positive review of your recent visit. Lunch on the porch is a real treat and we are delighted you enjoyed everything. We hope to see you again in the near future and thanks again! The 1652 Team

Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

Visited the 1652 in york beach after buying a groupon. Tried a couple of appetizers before deciding to eat dinner there. The mussels were a little fishy and the bread used to dip in the broth was too old and hard to absorb anything. The...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Mark F
Reviewed 12 August 2018

We live in York off an on through out the year. We try to get to 1652 on every visit. The staff is great. The meals are perfect. The location could not be better. Bravo to Huw for showing how fine dining can be done...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank kevinpS7518IL
Reviewed 8 August 2018

The Barbera, at $34, was great. The view of the street made for fun people-watching. The pastas (available in half-sizes, too) were good. But the frisée lettuce that came with the beet salad and my green salad came with ancient and browned pieces that smelled...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank 1Nicole
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26 March 2018|
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Response from Mary M | Reviewed this property |
There is metered parking on the street right out front and handicap parking in a nearby lot
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, After-hours, Drinks, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Ocean Ave, York Beach Residence Club, York Beach, York, ME 03909-6576
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  York  >  York Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 207-606-0356
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Authentic Italian cuisine, in the heart of York Beach, brought to you by Executive Chef, Robert Martin.
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