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Bagel Mainea

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190 Western Ave, Augusta, ME 04330-6125
+1 207-626-5581
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Mon - Fri 6:00 am - 4:00 pm
Sat - Sun 7:00 am - 2:00 pm
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16 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Bagel Mainea is a great local spot for breakfast and lunch!! They make their own breads and bagels, have a deli and offer some great items on their menu. I live local and eat here often. The only reason I didn't give 5 stars is the establishment could use some updating and the wait can sometime be pretty long (this... More 

Thank Bethany D
Maine, USA
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32 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 31, 2016 via mobile

Excellent locally owned restaurant serving wonderful breakfasts and lunches on homemade breads and bagels. Best of ingredients give you the tastiest meals!

Thank BJ123Maine
Augusta, Maine
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 29, 2016

I love the bagels but the sandwiches are also great. The staff is always pleasant even when they are clearly busy.

Thank jamie4132016
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 15, 2016

Really delicious bagels. Definitely a "regular crowd" recognition type of place but newcomers did not get short end of great bagels in Maine.

Thank Novbday
Waterville, Maine
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23 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 19, 2016

Super yummy and great options. Sometimes short staffed and line can get very long. But other than that, great experience.

Thank Kortney1234
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016 via mobile

I am giving this review a 4 purely due to the amazing food. The food is always great hilarity, taste and for a good value. My only issue with this place is the service is very very slow. It usually take 15-20 minutes for a simple breakfast sandwich or lunch sandwich. AND what ever you do, don't go at noon... More 

Thank Myles L
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 13, 2016 via mobile

Wow... Live all the way down in Pennsylvania and still smiling at the wonderful everything bagel I had with egg salad for lunch. The sea salt and seeds and spices were just perfect. Amazing place. Thank you for a memorable lunch.

Thank Lisa I
Oxford, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 30, 2016

Came here on a recommendation and didn't regret it. Service was quick and friendly and my bagel was the best I've had in a long time!

Thank Becca W
Centreville, Virginia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 29, 2016

When we arrived at about noon, they were almost out of bagels and so we had a limited choice. We later heard from locals that it is very common for the store to run out of bagels in the morning and they don't make more, so don't get your hopes up for a particular kind (or any at all). Other... More 

Thank RYC88
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2016 via mobile

fresh outstanding bagels, great value for breakfast. lunch menu is also great. easy to find and service is first rate every time i go in

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$2 - $12
American, Cafe, Delicatessen
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 am - 4:00 pm
6:00 am - 4:00 pm
6:00 am - 4:00 pm
6:00 am - 4:00 pm
6:00 am - 4:00 pm
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 190 Western Ave, Augusta, ME 04330-6125
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Augusta
  • Phone Number: +1 207-626-5581
We provide a neighborhood feeling, offering a sunroom with a gas stove in the winter, jazz on Sundays, and outdoor deck seating in the summer. We love seeing our returning neighbors and friends, and are delighted to introduce Bagel Mainea to new folks as well. We are known for made-from-scratch soups, made-to-order sandwiches, as well as providing business breakfast and lunch deliveries in the area.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?