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J R Maxwell & Co.

122 Front St, Bath, ME 04530-2626
+1 207-443-2014
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good37%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“prime rib” (31 reviews)
“seafood” (47 reviews)
“haddock” (30 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Soups, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
122 Front St, Bath, ME 04530-2626
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Reviewed June 30, 2016

We were looking for a late lunch (after 2PM) and some of our preferred choices most notably Starlight Cafe and Mae's were already closed so we ventured into JR Maxwell. We had a mediocre meal there a couple of years ago, but what the heck....More

Thank BeeJay45
Reviewed June 28, 2016 via mobile

Had the best seafood quiche I have ever eaten, and the Ruben was wonderful too. Staff was attentive and timely despite the restaurant being busy at the hour we visited. Despite being very thirsty and drinking a lot of water our glasses never seem to...More

Thank X1470SHbarbarac
Reviewed June 19, 2016

A party of seven, we hosted out of town guests and wanted to take them to a nice restaurant. The atmosphere was lovely as usual. Things went downhill after we ordered. The waitress forgot to bring my salad. She did not come back, thus when...More

2  Thank familytravelerinme
Reviewed June 18, 2016

My wife and I had dinner there a while on vacation. The waitress was very helpful with the menu and the food was great I would recommend this restaurant to anyone.

Thank Randy738
Reviewed June 12, 2016

Tucked into a charming main street, this place had good food and attentive service. The haddock on special was terrific, and we'd definitely go back.

Thank TaffyBurns
Reviewed June 4, 2016

Had the Prime Rib accompanied by a side salad and vegetable medley. Salad had quite an assortment of items, which was nice given most venues provide merely lettuce and, if you're lucky, a slice of tomato. Veggie medley was perfect! Veggies were warm, yet crisp...More

Thank Ghost4314
Reviewed May 22, 2016

My friend and I sat in the bar area, which was very cozy and charming. The other dining areas were located on different levels, which may be a challenge for someone with mobility problems. The lower level (where we sat) was accessible from the street....More

Thank JAC04011
Reviewed May 20, 2016

Food was excellent service was superb. Very homey and comfortable. Be sure to get a seat by the windows for a nice view.

Thank Erik W
Reviewed May 17, 2016

I eat here often. The service staff are always friendly and considerate. The menu is very inclusive, includes lots of seafood (which is a must for local residents), and varied preparations. I often dine here with neighbors and local friends because they also appreciate the...More

Thank Ellie2847
Reviewed May 5, 2016

We've dined here many times over the years. There is a bar for those enjoy their cocktails. Food is average, some kind of bland. Desserts are good. The atmosphere is nice, has larger tables for groups of people. Good staff. We were there over the...More

Thank R. Scott A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$5 - $25
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Large groups, Kids, Business meetings, Special occasions, Bar scene, Families with children
Open Hours
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 122 Front St, Bath, ME 04530-2626
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Mid Coast Maine  >  Bath
  • Phone Number: +1 207-443-2014
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