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Mary Ellen's Portuguese Bakery

829 Main St, Falmouth, MA 02540-3657
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Ranked #63 of 150 Restaurants in Falmouth
Most recent review
- Jul 31, 2014
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33 reviews from our community

72% Recommend
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  • English first
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English first
Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

Had Portuguese bread French toast yesterday and veggie plus egg white omelet today. Wonderful just right portion. Raisin toast was loaded with raisins. Got kale soup take out yesterday and warmed two bowls for lunch. Don't leave without taking a loaf of bread with you

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New York City, New York
5 reviews 5 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Great food, friendly staff, and no frills. I had the french toast and it was delicious! Good spot for a quick breakfast before you get your day going.

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Falmouth, Massachusetts
Top Contributor
78 reviews 78 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2014

Rude waitress with attitude......charging money for a extra empty plate.......below average food.......need I say more?

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Laconia, New Hampshire
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26 reviews 26 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

The breakfast was good and prices were reasonable. They are cash only however, so make sure you don't just have plastic.

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East falmouth
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014 via mobile

Not in a hurry to return. Food was just ok. Restaurant is clean with diner feel. Strong point I'd the bakery's sweet bread.

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Middletown, Delaware
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2014

We love Mary Ellen's ...Its our home away from home. If you want good home cooking that never ever gets old ...this is where you want to go. All the locals and staff welcome you and its a great environment. PS ...Mary, Diane , and Inez are our girls. Worth the visit. Buddha :-)

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11 reviews 11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2013 via mobile

Had late breakfast on a Fri with the family, was very busy. It is a very small place, had a bench outside for waiting, or standing. People very friendly and working hard to keep waits short, those called were offered seats at counter if they wanted to not wait for a table. And everybody said yes . We had 5... More

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Norfolk, Massachusetts
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93 reviews 93 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2013

been going to Mary Ellen's for years. they have the best Portuguese rolls that I have ever had. nice crust outside and light and fluffy inside. they make the best sandwiches.

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Woods Hole
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63 reviews 63 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2013

This was a place that we went to probably two or three times a week. A place where I tipped well and also gave the waitresses and owner Christmas gifts.. Well it has taken me over a year to write this,but here goes. One morning it was POURING OUT.. We went inside and waited for a table by the door.... More

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North Port, Florida
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2013

Everything is good very very clean the bake goods are made there fresh everyday. The breads which there are many are so good that when you go elsewhere you are disappointed. The sweet goods such as muffins are the best also. I have not tried the cakes but they are always working on Wedding cakes or special events cakes. I... More

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