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42 Court Street, Somerset Grist Mill, Skowhegan, ME 04976
207-474-0708
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Dining options: Breakfast, Brunch, Dinner
Description: Attached to the Skowhegan Farmer's Market and open when they are...
Attached to the Skowhegan Farmer's Market and open when they are - Wednesday afternoon and Saturday morning.
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Good food but small menu

The food was very good, but the choices were limited. I didn't find it more pricey then other restaurants in the area. The waitress was very nice!!

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 18, 2015
Dennis K
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Norridgewock, Maine
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Norridgewock, Maine
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22 reviews 22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

The food was very good, but the choices were limited. I didn't find it more pricey then other restaurants in the area. The waitress was very nice!!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015 via mobile

My brother and I love it here, good food!very accommodating and nice people working there! The prices are also geeat considering the quality of food you are getting

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Lake Suzy, FL
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20 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

This is a nice, unique experience with a variety of different choices on the menu. A little more pricey than the average, but worth the try.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

I dined at the pickup cafe twice during my stay in the area. The atmosphere was warm and inviting and I love the concept of fresh, local food and drinks. The menu was varied and inventive without being at all pretentious. Culinarily the best thing that's happened to that town on my opinion. But the overall vibe of the place... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014 via mobile

I took my family to eat here. The service was speedy and friendly. We didn't wait long for our food which was delicious. It was very fresh and cooked to perfection. We couldn't have been happier.

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winslow, ME
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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Having been a working chef most of my life, I can appreciate the little things that make a simple restaurant into a jewel. The menu is on the small side, but reflects a wide range of expertise, and available products. The menu also morphs from day to day, week to week. It's easy for a restaurant to discover a hit... More 

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Maine
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

A restaurant that is also a CSA and helps local farmers. Very cool setting. Friendly staff. Incredibly tasty breakfast.. I had the Corned Beef and vegies. Could use a sign on the road.

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Providence, RI
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6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

Delightful eatery in a town devoid of many choices. Everything was fresh and delicious. We sat outside and enjoyed our drinks then decided to stay for dinner. Glad we did. We had the dumplings, soup of the day, hamburger and fish tacos. Everything was exceptional. We especially loved the carrot cake with cardamom and lemon glass. Nice selection of local... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

Great food; great service. So glad we passed through! Fresh ingredients. Fit for foodies! Took awhile to get our entrees but it was withy the wait for sure. Six of us all loved everything we ordered.

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Skowhegan
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86 reviews 86 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

We went here for the first time with some friends and was very impressed with the menu. The burgers are great with fresh local beef. They also have local and state beers and wine. It isn't huge but the food is great.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 42 Court Street, Somerset Grist Mill, Skowhegan, ME 04976
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Skowhegan
  • Phone Number: 207-474-0708

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American

Description

Attached to the Skowhegan Farmer's Market and open when they are - Wednesday afternoon and Saturday morning.

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