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Home Kitchen Cafe

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650 Main St, Rockland, ME 04841-3338
207-596-2449
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Dining options: Lunch, Breakfast, Brunch, Takeout
Description: Now ALSO open for Dinner Wed - Sat 5-9pm

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    Very good
  • 27
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  • 8
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  • 6
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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 of 5 stars
Mac & Cheese Benedict's?

Highly recommended by locals and Voted Best Breakfast by Yankee Magazine. The menu was overwhelming, but after eyeing several plates coming out, I went for the unconventional fried mac and cheese topped with poached eggs. Unfortunately my eggs were not poached they were more soft boiled, but the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 2, 2015
MsTravelHag
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Park City, Utah
Good for:
  • Local cuisine
  • Families with children
  • Dining on a budget
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Park City, Utah
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135 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 295 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 NEW

Highly recommended by locals and Voted Best Breakfast by Yankee Magazine. The menu was overwhelming, but after eyeing several plates coming out, I went for the unconventional fried mac and cheese topped with poached eggs. Unfortunately my eggs were not poached they were more soft boiled, but the polenta on the side was toothsome and the Reuben sandwich was fantastic!... More 

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Greensboro
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW via mobile

Great food, unfortunately not so great service. I would def go back, but hopeful our server had the day off!!

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South Salem, NY
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91 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

The issue we had was that our food was extremely slow to come out of the kitchen. What we had was delicious, the server was very apologetic, and they comped our coffees. But it should not take 30 plus minutes to deliver orders of breakfast eggs.

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Saint Augustine, Florida
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18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

Breakfast and lunch wonderful! Must eat "cinnies" and "stickies"...homemade cinnamon rolls and stick buns. The huevos rancheros are a specialty. Homemade corned beef hash. Creme Brule Oatmeal. Excellent Ruebens. Can't rave enough!

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Auburn, Alabama
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

My family and I ate hear for lunch and all of us talked about how fresh and delicious our meals were. They have a big menu so there are lots of choices. Also love that they serve breakfast all day! We will be sure to go back on our next visit to Maine!

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Artesia, New Mexico
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96 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

I chose this place based on the trip advisor reviews and must say that I concur with all of the great reviews that this establishment gets. The food was great, service spot on the value for price paid excellent. This was my first visit and although I am thousands of miles from here I certainly hope to return someday. Ate... More 

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Garland, Texas
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96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

Although they did not offer Lobster Tacos this time, the unusual grilled Brie sandwich with apples and bacon was great. It had to be the richest grilled cheese sandwich that I have ever encountered. A very popular place with the locals so you may have to wait.

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Bluffton, South Carolina
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21 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

We will probably not be able to have breakfast here on this trip, but we did fit in lunch today, as this restaurant is a must when we come to Rockland. The lobster sandwich is just a little different than a lobster roll, but just as memorable. Big chunks of meat on homemade bread, and then a cinnamon bun for... More 

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Green Bay, Wisconsin
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015 via mobile

Breakfast was awesome!! I had the meat lovers scramble & my wife had the bennies over polenta...both were wonderful. It was absolutely jam packed in the restaurant but we were seated within minutes. Staff was very friendly and attentive. Would definitely go back again & again!

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Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

Best turkey ruben on the face of the planet! Friendly service. A bit crowded at the tables, but worth it.

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Address: 650 Main St, Rockland, ME 04841-3338
Phone Number: 207-596-2449
Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Mid Coast Maine  >  Rockland
Cuisine: American

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 650 Main St, Rockland, ME 04841-3338
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Mid Coast Maine  >  Rockland
  • Phone Number: 207-596-2449

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Local cuisine, Families with children, Dining on a budget

Description

Now ALSO open for Dinner Wed - Sat 5-9pm

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