We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Steakhouse

Certificate of Excellence
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
1205 Post Road / Rte 1, Wells, ME 04090
(207) 646-4200
Improve this listing
4:00 pm - 9:05 pm
Open now
See all hours
Sun 3:30 pm - 8:05 pm
Tue - Fri 4:30 pm - 9:05 pm
Sat 4:00 pm - 9:05 pm
Dining options: Late Night, Dinner, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 542 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 371
  • 98
    Very good
  • 42
  • 20
  • 11
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars

Five star all the way around. My favorite place to go :) Great food, service, ambiance, staff. I love it.

5 of 5 starsReviewed December 18, 2015
Wells, Maine
Add Photo Write a Review

542 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
  • More
Wells, Maine
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2015

Five star all the way around. My favorite place to go :) Great food, service, ambiance, staff. I love it.

Thank beachgal260
Level Contributor
67 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2015

My wife & I visited Ogunquit, ME for a weekend for their Christmas by the Sea. Our first night there we both wanted a steak dinner. We asked where to go for a good steak. The Steakhouse in Wells, ME was recommended. We arrived early, 5:00PM, on a Friday night. The next to last night The Steakhouse would be open... More 

Thank PAUL C
New Hampshire, United States
Level Contributor
7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2015

We have visited the Steakhouse on several occasions and it is always good. We arrived around 4:45 and had about a half hour wait. We have never been when it has not been busy. The menu offers several choices and the atmosphere is open. The service was good and the food was prepared as ordered. The only thing I would... More 

1 Thank Corinne C
Stonington, Connecticut
Level Contributor
66 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2015

Took a spur of the moment trip to Kittery to Christmas shop with another couple, our friends had eaten here before so we chose The Steakhouse for dinner that night. Found a parking spot quickly, and the place was jammed with customers. We were given a 90 minute wait, and it was every minute of that...BUT we were also told... More 

Thank spurgirl3
Bangor, Maine
Level Contributor
196 reviews
136 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2015

The food was good. We had not been to a Buffett in a long time. They had a very large variety and surprisingly it was quite good. Some had sit over the heat for a little too long but they soon changed it out with fresh. It was busy so there was a good turn over. We salad, steak potatoes... More 

Thank Lo3rn
gilford, nh
Level Contributor
119 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2015

We had 8 at our table and the food was great, the rub on the steaks was so tasty and the lines getting into this restaurant at 4:00p.m. on a Saturday was a reason alone to know we were in for a treat. Great wait staff, everyone enjoyed their dinners from scallops to salmon to steaks to pasta all was... More 

Thank happytraveler574
Level Contributor
7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2015

Very busy place always a wait but worth the wait!! Their signature side potatoes are a must! Little pricey but you get what you pay for.

Thank Darlone
Level Contributor
10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2015 via mobile

Have been at "The Steakhose" several times and food always good. Excellent steaks and chowder is wonderful. A little pricey but good service and atmosphere.

Thank Jacqueline S
Level Contributor
271 reviews
198 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 127 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2015

Have a few drinks while you wait to be seated. This is one of the best places to eat. Ask for the salad dressing on the side.

Thank ChicopeeJoe
Queensbury, New York
Level Contributor
71 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2015 via mobile

Another great scrumptious meal. Staff always hustling and bustling including floor managers. Awesome selection of dinners. We never miss the Steakhouse during our visit to southern Maine.

Thank Coastalsnoman

Travelers who viewed The Steakhouse also viewed


Been to The Steakhouse? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1205 Post Road / Rte 1, Wells, ME 04090
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Wells
  • Phone Number: (207) 646-4200

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 15 - 30
  • Cuisine: American, Steakhouse, Seafood

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Local cuisine, Large groups, Families with children, Special occasions
Open Hours
3:30 pm - 8:05 pm
4:30 pm - 9:05 pm
4:30 pm - 9:05 pm
4:30 pm - 9:05 pm
4:30 pm - 9:05 pm
4:00 pm - 9:05 pm

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of The Steakhouse and other visitors
2 questions
Ask a question
Questions? Get answers from The Steakhouse staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?