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1052 Minot Ave, Auburn, ME 04210-3746
207-783-6885
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11:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Sat 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Reservations
Description: We are a high energy restaurant with a vibrant neighborhood bar and grill...
We are a high energy restaurant with a vibrant neighborhood bar and grill appeal. Though we are known for our steaks, you will find there is something on the menu to please anyone in your group. We serve Choice Black Angus beef which is hand cut daily on the premises. Whether you are looking for a full course meal, or just out for a cold beer and a great burger, you are sure to feel right at home. So, throw on your most comfortable jeans and join us for a great meal and lots of laughs. Just a couple miles from downtown Auburn, you can't miss our log cabin featuring a comfortable deck for outside dining.
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Good for:
Casual Dining

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  • 24
    Excellent
  • 25
    Very good
  • 8
    Average
  • 7
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Very impressed.

My wife and I went for drinks and appetizers with another couple. I have not been to Mac's for quite some time and I was very impressed and will definitely be going back, as well as recommending it to others. I love a good red ale and they had gearys peacemaker on tap, that they serve in frosted... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 6, 2015
Darkhorse M
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Sabattus, Maine
Good for:
  • Casual Dining
  • Reservations
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Sabattus, Maine
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

My wife and I went for drinks and appetizers with another couple. I have not been to Mac's for quite some time and I was very impressed and will definitely be going back, as well as recommending it to others. I love a good red ale and they had gearys peacemaker on tap, that they serve in frosted glass' perfect... More 

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Portland, Maine
Top Contributor
54 reviews 54 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Met friends at Mac's during ME Restaurant Week. Food was very good, service was excellent and the servings were more than ample. My only disappointment was that I ordered the wings as my appetizer choice. They didn't compare at all to the other appetizers. They were not very warm, were heavily fried and were only marginal. My dining companions opted... More 

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Fitchburg, Massachusetts
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

We are very picky health nuts. The grilled chicken breast and haddock was really good. We sampled all the rubs & sauces and liked the teriyaki sauce (not salty at all) great taste. The parmasian haddock was very tasty and not oily at all. The bartenders were VERY attentive, all making sure we had everything we needed/wanted.

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Auburn, Maine
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13 reviews 13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

This is a very comfortable place to eat that offers great food and has a great staff! Looking for good food in Auburn? This is the place!

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Portland, Maine
Top Contributor
71 reviews 71 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

When you first walk in, the place has an awful awful awful smell. The layout is pretty weird too where the entrance is off the parking lot. The food is not worth the price. Although the prices are average, the portions are small and unfulfilling.

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Portland, ME
Senior Contributor
28 reviews 28 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

This place delivers on quality. The steak cuts are plentiful and the menu options are robust. Food is consistent most of the time. Service is usually good, but almost always slow. When we were here last week, we were seated immediately at 8:30 PM, but our food took more than an hour to arrive. We ordered a to-go meal which... More 

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Toronto
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

I local innkeeper recommended Mac's Grill "if you like a good steak". I was a little skeptical - Auburn Maine isn't exactly Chicago, Kansas City or Calgary - but I was very pleasantly surprised. The steak was excellent and the price very reasonable. The place is noisy, but the crowd friendly, as is the wait staff. I would recommend it... More 

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Portland, Maine
Top Contributor
481 reviews 481 reviews
369 restaurant reviews
243 helpful votes 243 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

We just had dinner here last night...Wow...Mac's is really great. We did arrive on the early side if dinner, but by the time we were finished, the restaurant was full. The lounge/bar area was packed with diners watching the Patriot's football game. There was at least one screen actually in the dining room as well. So many people have told... More 

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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

When we arrived, I told the fellow at the front desk we had only 40 minutes to eat before rushing to a meeting. Not only did he make sure we got in and out within our timeframe, the staff managed to make our meal feel downright leisurely. Amazing. We at in the lounge which has a great sports bar feel,... More 

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Gray, Maine
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42 reviews 42 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

My son and I spent the day shopping and decided to end our day at Mac's for dinner. We were seated right away and our server was very bubbly and welcoming. We ordered the stuffed mushrooms which were very good! A basket of jalapeno muffins and bread were also brought to the table. My son had the cajun cheese steak... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1052 Minot Ave, Auburn, ME 04210-3746
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Auburn
  • Phone Number: 207-783-6885

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 12 - 28
  • Cuisine: Steakhouse

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Dining

Description

We are a high energy restaurant with a vibrant neighborhood bar and grill appeal. Though we are known for our steaks, you will find there is something on the menu to please anyone in your group. We serve Choice Black Angus beef which is hand cut daily on the premises. Whether you are looking for a full course meal, or just out for a cold beer and a great burger, you are sure to feel right at home. So, throw on your most comfortable jeans and join us for a great meal and lots of laughs. Just a couple miles from downtown Auburn, you can't miss our log cabin featuring a comfortable deck for outside dining.
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?