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Elements: Books Coffee Beer

265 Main St, Biddeford, ME 04005-2412
+1 207-710-2011
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“tapas” (3 reviews)
“chai” (2 reviews)
“front window” (2 reviews)
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265 Main St, Biddeford, ME 04005-2412
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visiting in the Scarborough area for a few days, I ventured into Biddeford one day. Elements Books Coffee Beer was a fashionable coffeehouse popular with the younger crowd. The décor was eclectic. It had a bar with high chairs, several tables with chairs, and two...More

Thank Maurene_K
Reviewed March 31, 2018

A nice local hangout in Biddeford. The hot and iced coffees are tasty and the tap offerings look to be of a good variety. Offers music on the weekend.

Thank rencar
Reviewed March 12, 2018 via mobile

I’ve gone to Elements many times and can honestly say I’ve never had a bad experience. For my most recent time I had a hot chocolate which was fantastic and a beer from a local brewery. I think my favorite part is the bar-surface which...More

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Reviewed February 22, 2018

We were 3 adults on a Saturday afternoon. It was very crowded and the only seating was a few stools here and there at the bar, so that's not a good time to do. Everyone a the bar was just sitting on their laptops or...More

Thank Kristen C
Reviewed January 22, 2018

Stopped in with a friend for an afternoon tea and a snack. The ginger tea was awesome. Nice tasting hummus platter. We have been in to have a glas of wine on another occasion. Always friendly staff. Cool and relaxed atmosphere.

Thank RCS3rd
Reviewed January 5, 2018

I love Elements. Excellent coffee and breakfast food that are best enjoyed at one of their comfy tables catching up on some work, reading a book or watching the buzz around you. Relaxed pace, homey atmosphere. Great place to meet up with friends and find...More

Thank Julie H
Reviewed December 29, 2017

I recently met an old friend here to catch up. We had the best time watching the snow fall outside while we sipped our hot beverages. The staff was knowledgeable and friendly and this place made me wish I lived in the area still. This...More

Thank Birdie G
Reviewed October 27, 2017

Definitely my favorite place to go in town. (Just moved to Biddeford not long ago.) The already cool atmosphere is just enhanced by the relaxed tunes and interesting local art on the walls. From the books to the craft brews to the coffee and variety...More

Thank lexxtruther
Reviewed August 24, 2017

My first visit with a friend of mine was wonderful. Her chamomile tea was the best she ever had and my organic flavored decaf was was brewed to perfection. We shared two plates, 1: blend of olives, artichokes and feta cheese with pita chips, and...More

Thank Priscilla A
Reviewed August 18, 2017

Stopped by for coffee and found a nice open air style coffee shop, OK coffee but staff barely conversed. As a visiting stranger it would be nice if I entered and maybe a "Hello!, Welcome" instead of no greeting and then a "Yes, what can...More

Thank BorisMurchant
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Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Outdoor Seating
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Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Monday
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 265 Main St, Biddeford, ME 04005-2412
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Biddeford
  • Phone Number: +1 207-710-2011
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Description
Elements: Books Coffee Beer serves locally roasted pour-over coffee and espresso drinks, wine and local craft beer, housemade baked goods and tapas plates in a comfortable cafe setting with free wifi. Elements offers a wide variety of high quality used and remainder books for sale and hosts live music every weekend.
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