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Marcy's Breakfast & Lunch

47 Oak St, Portland, ME 04101-3921
207-774-9713
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Ranked #40 of 538 Restaurants in Portland
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $0 - $8
Hours:
Sun 7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Mon - Sat 6:00 am - 2:00 pm
Cuisines: American, Soups
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant details
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch
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English first
Bangor, Maine
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39 reviews 39 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

We choose this restaurant based on other reviews on there web site. It was very disappointing. It was a simple menu with the usual breakfast items. My husband choose a item # that included the usual eggs, sausage, home fries and French toast. I choose an omelet with cheese,ham and tomatoes. Also instead of toast I did get a raspberry... More

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Syracuse, New York, USA
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21 reviews 21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

The service was remarkable. They food was very good as well. They asked if we wanted a grilled muffin and am thankful I said yes.

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Robbinsville, New Jersey
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Marcy's is, by far, one of the most unique breakfast spots in Portland. Get there early as the place fills up quickly. The place is booths and a traditional diner counter. The staff is incredibly nice and will answer any questions you have. Lots of knickknacks are on shelves and are very groovy. The food was wonderful. Great pancakes and... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

Great food, friendly service. Was seated immediately and served fairly quickly. Lot a very big place, only a few booths and seating for maybe 8-10 at the counter. If I had a complaint it would be the restaurant was very warm on the particular day we went. Granted it was 85 degrees outside (probably uncommon for Portland in August), but... More

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Murfreesboro, TN
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52 reviews 52 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

You know you are at the right place when the pancake special of the day includes chunks of toll house cookies! Breakfast burritos with green chilies, omelets with homemade black bean chili, and the best muffins in the Northeast. Oh, did I forget the portion sizes and the crispy, hippy hashbrowns? Worth a trip to downtown Portland, Maine!

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Brentwood, New York
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

Awesome Greasy Spoon type place, in a good way. The staff was very good and friendly. The wait a table was horrific.

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Hudson River Valley, New York
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

This local hotspot was an easy walk from our hotel so we tried it based on the reviews. We were lucky enough to get a couple counter seats about 8:30 on Monday morning. Just great, rock solid, no nonsense American diner breakfast food from wall to wall! Huge portions, so do not over order. By the time we left, the... More

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England, United Kingdom
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115 reviews 115 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
211 helpful votes 211 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

Read about Marcys in TA so decided to give it a go. We did have quite a wait but did not mind the place was bursting but no-one was hurried out of their seat, always a good sign. Now neither of us are into huge portions (a lot of quantity over quality) but we both found all the food here... More

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Ossining, New York
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23 reviews 23 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

It's pretty rare that we would go back to the same place the very next day but this place is yummy. We started with the grilled homemade muffin which was fantastic. Great pancakes and good omelets. Be prepared to wait. Super friendly staff!

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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139 reviews 139 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

Going to the same place twice in 2 days is a big compliment. Great diner setting (yes, it's a diner - don't go there expecting white cloth and sterling settings). Hard to believe they did French toast from a cherry cheese Danish - it was great breakfast food. Huge pancakes (the "silver dollar" pancakes were closer to a plate size,... More

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