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37 Main St., Oakland, ME
207-465-9608
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Boston, Massachusetts
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53 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Had breakfast here. Food is excellent. The fresh breads and muffins are unbelievable. Menu is extensive to please all breakfast tastes. The disappointment is the coffee. Weak!

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Thank Boxman43
Mantua, New Jersey
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45 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Quintessential Maine restaurant with diverse menu, friendly efficient staff, and clean dining room. No complaints here!

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Thank Sue R
Augusta, Maine
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34 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stopped here for lunch several times. Always crowded because the food is great, portions large. Service excellent with great value for the meal.

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Thank Zipride
Smithfield, Maine
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136 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016

Four of us went out to breakfast at the Early Bird Diner in Oakland, Maine. This is a local place that is wicked friendly and wicked clean. The people here know everyone and are quick to smile and make you feel welcome. The food and coffee are hot and prepared perfectly. I have never had a bad item hear never... More 

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Thank SteveAugusta_Maine
Kings Mountain, North Carolina
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016 via mobile

Don't miss out, I love this place great food and great service the breakfast is off the chain. Only real down side is not enough seating you have to wait some times for awhile.

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Thank Justin Scott D
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3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2016 via mobile

Good place to have breakfast and lunch they are a fairly fast pace restaurant so there's not a long wait.

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Thank Timothy M
Fairfield, Maine
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18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2016

awesome food for a great price, home made plenty of food and wide variety on the menu. short wait time

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Thank 59Lighthouse
Oakland, Maine
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2016

Open for breakfast and lunch. Fast friendly service. Excellent eggs. Nice muffins. Not fancy at all. Just inexpensive and nice.

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Thank Margaret G
Augusta, Maine
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25 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2015

Open early, quick service, good food, fair prices. Breakfast is a winner here. Just be prepared to wait in line on Saturday and Sunday if you don't get there early.

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Thank Melvin S
Boston, Massachusetts
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015

I'm the type of person who goes out to eat to experience something different or something that I can't make for myself. If you want corned beef hash slop from a can, processed and packaged food, or grease covered entrees, then this would be a great place for you. I'm not sure why people bother waiting in line to be... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
American
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 37 Main St., Oakland, ME
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Oakland
  • Phone Number: 207-465-9608

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