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Mama D's Cafe Mercantile

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50 Union St, Boothbay Harbor, ME 04538-1808
+1 207-633-3464
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Sun 7:00 am - 12:00 pm
Mon - Sat 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Boothbay Harbor, United States
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have eaten at Mama D's many times and each time the food is home made, fresh, and delicious. I have enjoyed breakfast and lunch menus and have always enjoyed every meal. Prices are reasonable and portions are generous. The atmosphere is cafe style and very comfortable for family, or just a great get together for a casual meal with... More 

Thank Trish B
Scarborough, Maine
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 13, 2017

Usually when we visit Boothbay Harbor it's during the summer when the town is bustling and all the seaside restaurants are open. This time we visited in mid-January so it was slim pickings because many of the restaurants are closed for the season. Fortunately we came across this charming little cafe. As soon as you walk in, you feel right... More 

Thank hannahdkelly34
Crawford County, Michigan
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 16, 2016 via mobile

Loved the food on two different mornings (eggs, oatmeal, waffles, pumpkin raisin bread) plus the self-service coffee bar is the best. Also the place feels like you are in someone's home- very comfy and welcoming! 👍❤️☕️

Thank grammerme
watertown, CT
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352 reviews
276 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 127 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 7, 2016

The location is great, just outside of the crowded touristy downtown. The decor is eclectic, quirky and charming but also a little cluttered. The things they choose to place on the walls could use some editing. There is plenty of parking around back although it is unorganized. The service is warm and welcoming (for Maine) and also fairly quick. We... More 

Thank aaronds
Quincy, Massachusetts
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 7, 2016

My girlfriend and I went in there one morning to get breakfast. This was back near the 4th of July so I forgot what we ordered but it was pretty good. We sat at the bar area inside the restaurant where there were two servers right in front of us, and it seemed like we were sitting in their own... More 

Thank David L
Boothbay, Maine
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58 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 14, 2016

Grab a cup get your coffee or tea find a table. Make sure you check out the specials. However, I tend to stick to my favorite a spanish omelet. Always good why change.The coffee cake is always a good start while you wait. Great wait staff

Thank Fran M
Suffern, New York, USA
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134 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 10, 2016

Quirky, friendly, great staff and wonderful breakfasts. Get your own coffee in a variety of old mugs and choose from a very creative breakfast menu

Thank fd20man
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122 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 2, 2016 via mobile

We tried this place based on recommendation. It's a limited menu but the food was very good. The blueberry cake was divine. The blueberry pancake was full of blueberries. Our waitress may have been new but seemed uninformed and informative as well as slow. But overall I would try this place again. It's a nice older home setting and was... More 

Thank Glenda P
Keene, New Hampshire
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92 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 25, 2016 via mobile

Expect it to be busy. Expect half of the clientele to know each other. We went there for Sunday brunch. Great coffee, atmosphere, and food. Ex

Thank martyr2
Suffern, New York
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47 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 24, 2016

We've been going to Mama D's for the last few years that we've visited Boothbay. We've had both breakfast and lunch there and were never disappointed. This last visit (for lunch) we had a "make your own sandwich" which included roast beef cheese of your choice, lettuce, tomato, and horseradish mayo - YUM! Also - the soup of the day... More 

Thank rala14

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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
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Cafe, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
7:00 am - 12:00 pm
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 50 Union St, Boothbay Harbor, ME 04538-1808
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Mid Coast Maine  >  Boothbay Harbor
  • Phone Number: +1 207-633-3464

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