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Deb's Diner

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1495 Atlantic Hwy, Waldoboro, ME 04572
207-832-6144
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6:00 am - 2:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun 7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Mon - Wed 6:00 am - 2:30 pm
Thu - Fri 6:00 am - 8:00 pm
Sat 6:00 am - 2:30 pm
Dining options: Breakfast, Lunch

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  • 3
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Skip the Chains

Have only had breakfast there but it was excellent. Legit local diner. Great homemade hash. Great service, reasonable prices. I think we were the only non-locals there; do the math.

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 30, 2015
Timothy H
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Alexandria, Virginia
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Alexandria, Virginia
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25 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015 NEW

Have only had breakfast there but it was excellent. Legit local diner. Great homemade hash. Great service, reasonable prices. I think we were the only non-locals there; do the math.

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Gloucester, Massachusetts, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2015

Excellent breakfast spot - make sure to order your homefries deep fried. The link sausage was particularly excellent.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015

Deb's is what real diners should be. Better than Moody's up the road. Homemade everything- loaves of bread rising on the stove top in the morning. Locals sitting at tables before the start of the work day. And, of course, Deb, the owner and cook, warm and welcoming. She has just opened a second diner in Bristol Mills and we... More 

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Essington, Pennsylvania
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

We stopped here because Moody's diner was closed due to water pipe brake. They were ready to close but stayed open for us. The food was very good and the service was pleasant! This was July 2014.

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Waldoboro, Maine
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

I am an addict to the homemade hash that is full of root vegetables (that helps me justify the calories a hash can provide). Deb's have award winning biscuits. A breakfast or a lunch with a specials board that meets everyone's needs. Inexpensive, local color.

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Washington, Maine
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015

Decided to try this spot the other day before the blizzard hit. We were looking for somewhere different in the area and this placed showed up on trip advisor. They have a nice menu and friendly waitstaff. I ordered the classic reuban with slaw, my husband had the friend chicken sandwich with a side salad. Our order took a little... More 

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Augusta, Maine
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

Stopped here on way to Rockland.Was a toss up between Moody's and Debs. Debs won out.A good meal of chicken tenders,onion rings,coleslaw😛 and a burger.All for under $20.

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Haifa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

My standard American diner breakfast is: homefries, over easy eggs, and toast. At Deb's this iconic breakfast is made just a little better than usual by the wonderful thick slices of homemade bread that they use for toast. Also better than expected were their pancakes - huge fluffy blueberry pancake - yum. Be aware that to get real maple syrup... More 

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Jefferson, Maine
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

Stopped at Debs because I didn't feel like Moody's. Man I am glad I did, Debs blows Moody's out the water! Food, service and prices are way better. Don't be fooled by the small parking lot that always seems to be full, there's a nice little back room. The waitstaff is friendly and fast. I ordered the Cabins Hash with... More 

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Milton, Vermont
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

We went to Deb's one morning on a search for a good down-home breakfast and were super pleased! The staff was sweet and attentive, the food was amazing and the prices were great! I had a super, homemade hash like no other and my homemade rye bread is leaving me wanted to return (but I live 5 hours away)! Deb... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1495 Atlantic Hwy, Waldoboro, ME 04572
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Mid Coast Maine  >  Waldoboro
  • Phone Number: 207-832-6144

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Diner
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Monday
6:00 am - 2:30 pm
Tuesday
6:00 am - 2:30 pm
Wednesday
6:00 am - 2:30 pm
Thursday
6:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
6:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday
6:00 am - 2:30 pm

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