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144 Gray Rd, Falmouth, ME 04105-2049
207-797-9857
Today
10:30 am - 3:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Mon - Wed 10:30 am - 3:00 pm
Thu - Fri 10:30 am - 7:00 pm
Sat 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
NIce little hole in the wall lunch spot.

Nothing special abut Harmon's lunch other than it's all cash, burgers are small so if you have a hearty appetite get 2 or 3. Burgers are good, fries are great (fresh cut, not frozen) and served with vinegar. Yum. Parking can be a challenge. Staff very pleasant. Get a loaded burger or two and put an... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 25, 2015
mainereale
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Gray, Maine
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Gray, Maine
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 121 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

Nothing special abut Harmon's lunch other than it's all cash, burgers are small so if you have a hearty appetite get 2 or 3. Burgers are good, fries are great (fresh cut, not frozen) and served with vinegar. Yum. Parking can be a challenge. Staff very pleasant. Get a loaded burger or two and put an inexpensive lunch smile on... More 

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Portland, Maine
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 331 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

Harmon's has been around forever...small inside, with counter seating, but in nicer weather there are lots of picnic tables all around ouside. They have the best hamburgers/cheeseburgers around...a bit on the greasy side, but that's what makes the hamburgers so good...that's what makes it the famous Harmon's. Also known for their sautéed onions and their red relish. Handcut fries...their other... More 

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Gardner, Massachusetts
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

Reading the glowing reviews here I went in expecting a lot & I was not disappointed. The hamburgers were tender and tasty, quite different in texture from the chain burgers (which I like too in most cases). The steamed buns were a welcome change from standard grilled versions. The homemade fries and onion rigs were delicious as well. I love... More 

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St. John
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

Any time my wife and I are near Falmouth at lunchtime, we head for Harmon's, and today was no exception. We love their hamburgers. You can't really compare them with 5 guys or places like that, because the Harmon's version of a burger is completely different. I get the double cheese burger with cooked onions. My wife gets the same,... More 

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Biddeford, Maine
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

You would pass right by this place! Great burgers and french fries! Been around for along time! It's a nice ride to go there. Service is wonderful, nice clean place and picnic tables outside to eat on.

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New England
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

Truly beg to differ with those saying the quality of burgers served is going downhill. These are still the best tasting burgers around as are the fries. YES, the burgers are quite small and YES, this place is definitely on the expensive side. $7.00 for 2 small burgers and a small coke is high. Toss in a small fry and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

Great cheeseburgers!!! Love this place! Building is small, but you can sit outside. Repeat customer. Small simple menu.

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West Simsbury, Connecticut
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

We make it a point to stop by Harmons Lunch every year we come to Maine and wouldn't miss it for the world! It's a fantastic burger and fries - unlike anything you've had elsewhere! Do yourself a favor and come taste for yourself!

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Fort Myers, FL
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2013

After reviewing the ratngs on Harmon's, we were hesitant of trying the place. Boy am I glad we did. The burgers and fries were very good. Many people complain about the soft buns and tasteless burgers but we found the buns perfect for the tasty burgers. The place is very small but picnic tables are available in back for additional... More 

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falmouth, maine
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2013

yes, it is a landmark and local treasure but the burgers are vile, served on soft little buns....fried on a griddle....at best these are mediocre....go to support a local place but not if you are a burger lover. No ice machine, at least the last time i went, so you stick your glass into a cooler with ice, the occasional... More 

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Additional Information about Harmon's Lunch

Address: 144 Gray Rd, Falmouth, ME 04105-2049
Phone Number: 207-797-9857
Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Falmouth
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Monday 10:30 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday 10:30 am - 3:00 pm
Wednesday 10:30 am - 3:00 pm
Thursday 10:30 am - 7:00 pm
Friday 10:30 am - 7:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 7:00 pm

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 144 Gray Rd, Falmouth, ME 04105-2049
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Falmouth
  • Phone Number: 207-797-9857
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Monday
10:30 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday
10:30 am - 3:00 pm
Wednesday
10:30 am - 3:00 pm
Thursday
10:30 am - 7:00 pm
Friday
10:30 am - 7:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 7:00 pm

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