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Mama D's Cafe Mercantile

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50 Union St, Boothbay Harbor, ME 04538
207-633-3464
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7:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 7:00 am - 12:00 pm
Mon - Sat 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast, Brunch, Dinner, Lunch

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  • 101
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  • 25
    Very good
  • 9
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  • 12
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  • 1
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Great breakfast

Great find in Boothbay Harbor. Superb omelettes and Belgian waffles. Friendly staff. Indoor and outdoor eating areas.

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 27, 2015
Bob S
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Providence Forge
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Providence Forge
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015 NEW

Great find in Boothbay Harbor. Superb omelettes and Belgian waffles. Friendly staff. Indoor and outdoor eating areas.

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New Port Richey, Florida, United States
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46 reviews 46 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015

Lovely place, unique atmosphere. Service though friendly was not very efficient, and the good food could have been better had it not been cold.

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Boothbay Harbor, Maine, United States
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015

When you walk in the door of this eatery, you won' be impressed by the decor. However you will instantly feel that have you just walked into a friends home for lunch with an assortment of mix matched mugs on the shelf to fix your own coffee. 'Mama D's' is opened for breakfast and lunch with a menu as comfortable... More 

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Gray, Maine
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51 reviews 51 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

Brought here by locals who knew that you had to seat yourself and serve yourself coffee. I had a few drinks too many the night before and couldn't get a glass of water or OJ even after requesting it. I finally had to send my husband to the bar to get one. Sorry, but I don't want to have to... More 

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Senior Contributor
48 reviews 48 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

Go here for breakfast and feel like you are having a meal in someone's kitchen! Choose from the shelf of mismatched mugs and fix your own coffee, check out the specials on the chalkboard, and sit at one of the various, again, mismatched tables. I had an omelette from the specials menu, it was fresh tasting, delicious and huge! My... More 

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North Oxford, Massachusetts
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015

What a great experience this was - a small off-the-beaten path cozy warm restaurant. Atmosphere so inviting - all staff had wonderful attitudes. Big breakfast was just what you need to start a long day of sightseeing. An elderly local gentleman makes the jellies and jams - so fresh and yummy. Hard to walk away without adding on a few... More 

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Illinois
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32 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

We have visited Mama D's on vacation for several years. The food is excellent and the service friendly and courteous. From the time you step inside this cute place you are made to feel welcome. There are usually a few specials in additition to eggs, french toast, fresh fruit and breakast sandwiches on bagels or croissants. The fresh fruits bowls... More 

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Carver, Massachusetts
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35 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

Mama D's is one of those quintessential places that will remind you of every downhome local high quality restaurants found in small towns that forbids Mickey D's, BK, and others. Truly excellent food with special twists put on old stand by's. We had a very tasty breakfast special, scrambles with roasted red peppers and other tasty goodies, with home made... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

Food was really good. We first walked in and the seating was crazy they need to be more organized i asked a lady who was working here about sitting and she was nasty about it. Waited 20min to be served.... But over all our waitress was friendly. And food was good

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Montgomery, Alabama
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63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

We were so happy to find Mama D's! I wish we had found it on our first morning in Boothbay! Once we found it, we came back the next three mornings! Charming old house across from the top of the harbor. Service was good, but not exactly stellar (but they do a pretty high volume breakfast business). Egg sandwiches and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 50 Union St, Boothbay Harbor, ME 04538
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Mid Coast Maine  >  Boothbay Harbor
  • Phone Number: 207-633-3464
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 12:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 3:00 pm

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