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Blast From The Past

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114 Sokokis Trl, East Waterboro, ME 04030
(207) 247-8005
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Dover, New Hampshire
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766 reviews
364 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2,280 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Coming back from visiting the Marrett House in Standish, I had a late lunch here. I’ve eaten here several times and have always had good food. And, I always enjoy the classic 1950’s diner décor. See my previous review for details. This time, I ordered the Grilled Cheese Sandwich at $4.99. Tomato was 50 cents extra. With tax, the total... More 

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Port Saint Lucie, Florida
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

For the most part, Blast From the Past is an average diner. The food is OK and most of the service is good. There could be more choices on the menu and more home cooked meals rather than prepared cuisine. The extras such as sour cream for baked potatoes and cranberry sauce for chicken or turkey should not be charged... More 

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Maine
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2016 via mobile

First let me say that we came on a Sunday and it was crowded. The wait staff was very sweet how ever the kitchen was extremely slow. We waited over an hour and 15 minutes and no food was delivered to our table. People sat 15 to 20 minutes after us had their food. Food finally arrived 1 hour and... More 

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North Waterboro, Maine
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85 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2016

I don't know if there is a new cook - but what they are sending out of the kitchen has been great recently. Living in Waterboro, there are not a lot of dining options. Like other reviewers we found the food to be sub-par in the past and tended to go here as a last resort. Recently, I have had... More 

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North Waterboro, Maine
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19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2016

You have to appreciate the décor of this 50" style dinner. Granted it does serve your generic diner fare, but there are a few gems on the menu. And in the winter times they have customer appreciation night where it's 1/2 off your entrée and all you have to do is buy a drink. If I'm ever in the mood... More 

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North Conway, New Hampshire
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2015

After finishing a soccer game in the area, we stopped in here for a quick meal. Hostess was very friendly and sat us immediately. When the waitress arrived, we were ready to place our order. The time was 1:39. According to the menu, listed directly under the children's choices, breakfast was served until 2PM. The minute I attempted to order... More 

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Alton Bay, New Hampshire
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35 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2015

Have been here several times in the last couple of years. Food is decent and the prices are reasonable. We used ride motorcycles here for breakfast. (now it is getting colder we ride up for lunch). We went last week, three of us, for lunch. They desperately need more help.The wait staff has to clean tables as well as wait... More 

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Chattanooga, Tennessee
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132 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2015 via mobile

Stopped in on a Saturday afternoon. The waitress seemed like we were interrupting something important...maybe her smoke break I guess. From the beginning and throughout, just sub par service. Had a simple burger based on a poor experience at the Scarborough location. The burger was very bland and in general a below average meal. But the place was packed at... More 

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Cape Cod, Massachusetts
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39 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2015

Lunch here with friends who live in the area was great. We all had affordable lobster rolls that had plenty of lobster, and just the right amount of mayo. Our waitress was outstanding. She quickly helped us clean up an accidental wine spill, and promptly replaced the glass with a fresh (complimentary) one. Decor of a 50's diner is excellent.... More 

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Kennebunk, Maine
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48 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015

They should do better at washing their cups. The service could have been better as well. Atmosphere was nice and the prices were reasonable.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
American
Meals
Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 114 Sokokis Trl, East Waterboro, ME 04030
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  East Waterboro
  • Phone Number: (207) 247-8005

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