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All 136 South Portland Restaurants

Simple Simon's

744 Main St, South Portland, ME 04106-5402
207-761-3900
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Hamburg, New York
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17 reviews 17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

Not the largest breakfast place we have ever been to with about 10-11 tables, but a real charm and down home character to this place. The food, eggs, bacon, wheat toast, blueberry pancakes and coffee were great and the service was really good. Prices were very reasonable and if we come back to the area again on vacation this place... More

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South Portland, Maine
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

We live in the area and go here often. Very friendly staff/service. Hot, quick, fresh breakfast. Reasonably priced. Serve breakfast and lunch. We have only been there for breakfast, but they also serve lunch. Considering their breakfasts, I would guess lunch is great, too. AND....very clean..spotless. Rather small..probably 45-50 seats, but worth the stop.

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Gorham, New Hampshire
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20 reviews 20 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2014

Great food, awsome service! Not fancy but quick and satisfying. Good for family or a quick bite before a flight.

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Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2013

Yummy, affordable breakfast for a family in South Portland ME. Great food, hot and freshly made to order - delicious. Small restaurant but staff very accommodating and only brief wait (5 min). Staff treat you like family and enjoy what they do. Food was delicious and wide variety of dishes for everyone. Very reasonably priced and much better than the... More

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Templeton, Massachusetts
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2013

I didn't know there were restaurants where guests were treated like family anymore but that is exactly how things were at Simple Simon's. I had the Blueberry pancakes and they were fantastic. Was a very enjoyable experience.

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Lafayette, Indiana
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28 reviews 28 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2013

We stopped here for breakfast based on reviews I'd read here. We were not disappointed. My poached eggs were perfect, and the home fries were good. My husband said his omelet was awesome. Almost everyone inside seemed to know each other which made the atmosphere very pleasant.

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Galveston, TX
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2013

FAST, friendly service; the food was plentiful and very tasty. My husband said he thought the coffee was among the best he ever tasted. We'll be back.

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MIDDLEFIELD
Top Contributor
59 reviews 59 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2013

Small but efficient. Good food a place the locals like to eat . They have a great and large menu. It may be a little slow during the rush.

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Cranston, Rhode Island, USA
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11 reviews 11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2013

Simple Simon's is simply delicious! The food is great and the atmosphere is very friendly--like a family. We stopped by chance a couple of years ago as we were returning to RI from Augusta, Me and didn't want to travel on the freeway. We stopped in and have made the trip back there repeatedly just for their great breakfast. You... More

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Scarborough, Maine, United States
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18 reviews 18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2013

"Hi Kids" is how the owner/chef always greets us. Service is outstanding and the place is spotless. Good hearty breakfast fare cooked to order. Nothing is greasy, and special orders are welcome. I like the omelette with salsa and feta cheese.

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Additional Information about Simple Simon's

Address: 744 Main St, South Portland, ME 04106-5402
Phone Number: 207-761-3900
Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  South Portland
Open Hours:
Sunday 7:00 am - 12:30 pm
Monday 7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Wednesday 7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Thursday 7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Friday 7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Saturday 7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Cuisine: Pizza

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