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Bagel Mainea

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Cafe, Delicatessen, Bagels
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190 Western Ave, Augusta, ME 04330-6125
207-626-5581
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6:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 6:00 am - 4:00 pm
Sat - Sun 7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Breakfast, Delivery, Takeout
Description: We provide a neighborhood feeling, offering a sunroom with a gas stove in...
We provide a neighborhood feeling, offering a sunroom with a gas stove in the winter, jazz on Sundays, and outdoor deck seating in the summer. We love seeing our returning neighbors and friends, and are delighted to introduce Bagel Mainea to new folks as well. We are known for made-from-scratch soups, made-to-order sandwiches, as well as providing business breakfast and lunch deliveries in the area.
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  • 34
    Excellent
  • 12
    Very good
  • 2
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
A gem

Excellent deli food and really welcoming staff and customers. If you are looking for the closest thing to "Cheers" in Augusta (without the drinks), this is the place.

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 8, 2015
Ken E
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Augusta, Maine
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Augusta, Maine
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

Excellent deli food and really welcoming staff and customers. If you are looking for the closest thing to "Cheers" in Augusta (without the drinks), this is the place.

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Memphis, Tennessee
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

What a great place in Augusta Maine. Late afternoon and was traveling from Canada and found this jewel of a place. Owner was nice and helpful and my wife and I each had a turkey bagel, each with their own twist. The Cajun turkey on a poppy seed bagel toasted was fabulous. Love the dirty potato chips too.

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Augusta, Maine
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

Great service, made fresh, excellent sandwiches and coffee. Getting my bagels grilled is the best and the kids love it too. Best way to get them to eat breakfast without complaining. They also take phone orders so if your in a crunch call ahead.

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Maine
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

This is as good as it gets in Augusta. Most restaurants in Augusta suck really. I don't understand why Bagel Mainea gets such positive reviews ... the only thing I can figure is all the employees and employees friends post them. The food is crap and the prices are too high for what you're getting. It's almost like the owner... More 

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Bangor, Maine
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

SLOW SLOW SLOW, BUT if you have 25 minutes to wait for a bagel...the bagels are good. Service is lacking. They are older folks generally and do a lot of chatting more than working....BUT the orders are made and made correctly....the bagels are good. JUST WAIT FOREVER....SLLLOOOWWW

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Augusta, Maine
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

The only carry Boars head meats which is the finest available any where. They have custom sandwiches built to oder so they are customizable.

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chelsea,me
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 133 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

every Sunday we go for the best bagel in Maine . the staff is great and very friendly. Bagel cream cheese and lox just great . the staff takes good care of my service dog that is a plus . just love this place

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Augusta, Maine
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

Incredible! Fresh bread and bagels. Their breakfast sandwiches are to die for. Do you self a favor, if you haven't tried this place check it out. You won't be sorry. I promise...

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Maine
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

This is more than a bagel store. They make fabulous sandwiches and soups from scratch with high quality ingredients. Because everything is made to order, sometimes you have to wait in line a few minutes.

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China, Maine
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

I've lived in and around Augusta for most of my life and out of all the restaurants the city and its surrounding area has to offer, Bagel Mainea is my absolute favorite, hands down. The bagels are absolutely fantastic and there's an excellent variety of flavors to choose from (everything from plain to everything to veggie garlic). There's also a... More 

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Additional Information about Bagel Mainea

Address: 190 Western Ave, Augusta, ME 04330-6125
Phone Number: 207-626-5581
Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Augusta
Open Hours:
Sunday 7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Monday 6:00 am - 4:00 pm
Tuesday 6:00 am - 4:00 pm
Wednesday 6:00 am - 4:00 pm
Thursday 6:00 am - 4:00 pm
Friday 6:00 am - 4:00 pm
Saturday 7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 2 - 12
Cuisine: Cafe, Delicatessen, Bagels

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 190 Western Ave, Augusta, ME 04330-6125
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Augusta
  • Phone Number: 207-626-5581

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 2 - 12
  • Cuisine: Cafe, Delicatessen, Bagels

Description

We provide a neighborhood feeling, offering a sunroom with a gas stove in the winter, jazz on Sundays, and outdoor deck seating in the summer. We love seeing our returning neighbors and friends, and are delighted to introduce Bagel Mainea to new folks as well. We are known for made-from-scratch soups, made-to-order sandwiches, as well as providing business breakfast and lunch deliveries in the area.
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Monday
6:00 am - 4:00 pm
Tuesday
6:00 am - 4:00 pm
Wednesday
6:00 am - 4:00 pm
Thursday
6:00 am - 4:00 pm
Friday
6:00 am - 4:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 2:00 pm

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