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Governor's Restaurant

643 Broadway, Bangor, ME 04401-3365
207-947-3113
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Dexter, Maine
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38 reviews 38 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

We recently ate here one night on the way home. The food is good but very "plain". It is, I guess, home style. Not to say there is anything wrong with that, it was plentiful and tasty. It is a good value for the money and the staff was very pleasant and helpful.

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Saint John, Canada
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

A great little roadhouse style eatery. They have several locations - we tried the one in Bangor and the one in Old Town. Fairly large portions - service was excellent - desserts & bakery have a very large and tasteful selection - id you like "treats" - order a LIGHT main and save space for the desserts - you will... More

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Nerepis, NB
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

When we travel through Maine Governor's restaurant and bakery is always a must. Not only do the kids like the train that travels around the restaurant the food is delicious. I have done the buffets and regular menu items and I never leave unsatisfied. I can still smell the homemade rolls, yummy! Its a must to try.

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Bangor, Maine
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62 reviews 62 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

SLOW, UNCARING waitstaff. I mean SLOW...like 22 minutes to be ACKNOWLEDGED!!! Then the food was SLOWER. We were told it was because it was busy. (there were a dozen or more EMPTY tables!!) Food was cold (OBVIOUSLY slowness was NOT kitchen. Because of the slowness ordering we ordered 2 grilled cheese...we were tight for time at this point.... after another... More

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Corinth, Maine
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136 reviews 136 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

We've owned a home outside of Bangor for seventeen years and recently went to a family dinner at Governor's for the first time since eating there maybe fifteen years ago. There are many somewhat middle-of-the-road dining options in Bangor; and I always thought of Governor's as one of those kind of boring places, albeit with a train running along a... More

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Moncton, Canada
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16 reviews 16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

Hubby and I ate here instead of the continental breakfast offered at our hotel. We both got the omelets - I ordered 2 egg Mexican omelet. Really good, and filling. Even included toast and coffee. The coffee wasn't great, but hey, its a diner! Service was prompt and professional. Would go back.

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Quakertown, Pennsylvania
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19 reviews 19 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

We enjoyed our trip to Governor's during our recent trip to Bangor. Please save room for desert- it's excellent! We went for dinner but I'd wager their breakfasts are fit for kings. Their baked goods (and rolls) were top notch. The staff were super friendly and the place is frequented by locals. The place could use some updating in the... More

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Halifax
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16 reviews 16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

After a long day on the road we enjoyed a great meal and excellent service. My husband had chicken Marsala and I had liver. Both excellent choices. I would strongly recommend this restaurant.

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Hooksett, New Hampshire
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127 reviews 127 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2014

First let me say I've eaten the Fisherman's Platter on several occasions at the Waterville & Old Town restaurants. The food has always been very good to excellent; I do prefer the Waterville place, but both are good.....HOWEVER, the Bangor restaurant's version of the seafood platter is AWFUL !!!... The seafood is fried in a batter SOOOO heavy & thick,... More

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Largo, Florida
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2014

My family eats here quite a lot, both eat in and take out. It is a great value as the portions are generous. The desserts are awesome! I love the lemon pie. If you get take out the desserts are right in front of you- so tempting- while they get your order for you. If you do eat in make... More

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Additional Information about Governor's Restaurant

Address: 643 Broadway, Bangor, ME 04401-3365
Phone Number: 207-947-3113
Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Bangor
Cuisine: American, Hamburgers, Seafood, Steakhouse

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