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Maine Grind

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192 Main Street, Ellsworth, ME
207-667-0011
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7:30 am - 8:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Mon - Sat 7:30 am - 8:30 pm
Good for:
Local cuisine

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Visitor rating
  • 9
    Excellent
  • 19
    Very good
  • 8
    Average
  • 4
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Best coffee

Being from California I needed to find a place to satisfy my espresso fetish and this place did the trick. There are cute things to look at, internet connection and friendly faces. Check it out!

5 of 5 starsReviewed January 4, 2015
Kim H
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Los Olivos, California
Good for:
  • Local cuisine
  • Breakfast/Brunch
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41 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Los Olivos, California
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

Being from California I needed to find a place to satisfy my espresso fetish and this place did the trick. There are cute things to look at, internet connection and friendly faces. Check it out!

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Ellsworth, Maine
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15 reviews 15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

I frequently take a few hours to work remotely at the Maine Grind. Their wonderful atmosphere, comfortable seating, local coffees and free wifi make it the go-to place for to get away and get some work done!

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Greenville, South Carolina
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18 reviews 18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Nice atmosphere with opportunities to sit and eat at a table or in a more relaxed setting on sofas or chairs. Friendly staff, great coffee, excellent food choices. The breakfast sandwiches and muffins are definite favorites!

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Marlow, United Kingdom
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58 reviews 58 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

We stopped off here for lunch and a break from driving, and were pleasantly surprised by the standard of the sandwiches. Available toasted, there was a late variety of fillings, and table service from friendly, helpful staff. The coffees and desserts are also excellent, so if you're ever passing through Ellsworth, the Maine Grind is well worth a visit.

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Portland, Maine
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15 reviews 15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

The Maine Grind offers creative breakfast and lunch along with Cleonice. They have an excellent baker, and make a variety of creative and healthy smoothies as well as egg dishes.

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North Palm Beach, Florida
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224 reviews 224 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
86 helpful votes 86 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

This coffee shop is in the center of downtown Ellsworth. Parking, if the street is crowded, is on the side street and behind the building. There are multiple jewelry and art shops in the same building. They serve a great latte and also have breakfast pastries and sandwiches. Reasonably priced

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Southwest Harbor, Maine
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51 reviews 51 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

Had lunch here and found the atmosphere to be very trendy and casual. The waitress was great and laid back- felt like talking with a friend. The draft beers were a nice addition to the drink list rather than just coffees. The sandwiches we ordered were good, a little dry and could use a little more pizazz. The place was... More 

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Anna Maria Island, Florida
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69 reviews 69 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
97 helpful votes 97 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

We were hungry, needed lunch and stumbled in with no idea what to expect...on the 4th of July no less. Liked the look and feel of the place, sort of "college town" liberal vibe/birkenstocks kind of place. Eclectic menu that features greek style food. Sort of something for everyone including hard liquor and specialty coffee. Owner was sweet person and... More 

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Camarillo, California
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112 reviews 112 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

Stopped in for some coffee on a very busy afternoon. Wait was long, but the vibe was cool. Everyone seemed very nice. Nice way to warm up on a cold summer day.

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Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

Visit was in off season, but business was brisk. Real comfortable atmosphere, good food, fair prices. Will be back.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 192 Main Street, Ellsworth, ME
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  DownEast and Acadia Maine  >  Ellsworth
  • Phone Number: 207-667-0011

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 3 - 14
  • Cuisine: Bistro

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Monday
7:30 am - 8:30 pm
Tuesday
7:30 am - 8:30 pm
Wednesday
7:30 am - 8:30 pm
Thursday
7:30 am - 8:30 pm
Friday
7:30 am - 8:30 pm
Saturday
7:30 am - 8:30 pm

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