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Becky's Diner

390 Commercial St, Portland, ME 04101-4610
+1 207-773-7070
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“lobster roll” (188 reviews)
“home fries” (90 reviews)
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4:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
American, Diner, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
390 Commercial St, Portland, ME 04101-4610
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We are from San Antonio, a city with many great restaurants. But every year we come to Maine and we always stop by Becky's. Great food, reasonably priced, friendly staff, great ambiance, right on the wharf. You really can't beat Becky's.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Looplander
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you want a classic diner experience and a great breakfast, this is it. Best breakfast of our trip. We took a walk down the hill from the Westin early on a Tuesday morning. I love breakfast sandwiches and this was a good one: the...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Betty U
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

When I'm in the area, I always stop there for breakfast. It's always great. Never a disappointment. The staff is always nice to deal with. It's always crowded. Good sign. The wait is not to bad and you'll won't be anxious about waiting cause you'll...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank magtino711
Reviewed 1 week ago

Just needed a seafood "Fix" after a Dr.'s visit to Portland , and they filled the bill DELUXE ! Onion rings and a cup of seafood chowder might have been just enough, but we went all the way and got a "Captains Platter" ! it...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank WC9935
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited recently with kids and grandkids during the holidays. Whether ordering straight off the menu or indulging in one of the enticing board specials, everything is delicious at Becky’s. Perhap’s Portland’s best known breakfast spots, folks rave about other mealtimes there as well

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank H5835HYdavids
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Becky’s is a no frills kind of diner - basic interior and limited waiting area. Both times we went in we had a 20-25 minute wait but they were true to the quoted wait times. The service was very friendly and prompt - we were...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Pammyela76
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had heard about this place and had to try it. We weren’t sorry. Though there was a long wait, it was well worth the time. The environment is fun and the food is great. We had breakfast. We each ordered different items. All items...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Lori W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had breakfast here while staying the weekend in Portland and glad we did. The food was great, our waitress was so friendly and loved the atmosphere of this diner. We got there early and were lucky to be seated right away but there was...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank amyb232
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our family of four (two adults and two kids - ages 6 & 9) had breakfast here on a Saturday morning. We arrived at 9am and had to wait outside for ~20 minutes for a table. Luckily it was ~45 degrees out, otherwise I’d advise...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank US_Couple_in_Europe
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Being from Florida, one of my bucket list items was to eat Maine lobsters in Maine. I could not have picked a better restaurant!! My family of 5 actually ate there for lunch and dinner. For lunch our server was Laura. She kept our glasses...More

Date of visit: December 2018
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June 14, 2016|
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Response from anserman | Reviewed this property |
It is available but during their busy times, it may be difficult to find.
June 6, 2016|
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Response from charleswD3812DQ | Reviewed this property |
Not sure. Call them to make sure.
September 3, 2015|
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Response from Guim P | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I think they are serving beers, but it's very basic! For good beers, there is a good brewerie not far from the place! ;)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$2 - $20
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Television, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
4:00 AM - 9:00 PM
4:00 AM - 9:00 PM
4:00 AM - 9:00 PM
4:00 AM - 9:00 PM
4:00 AM - 9:00 PM
4:00 AM - 9:00 PM
4:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 390 Commercial St, Portland, ME 04101-4610
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: +1 207-773-7070
Becky's Diner is located on the Portland waterfront. We are casual and friendly and we welcome families. We offer breakfast, lunch and dinner seven days a week. Fresh, local seafood is served here and even at breakfast we offer lobster omelettes. Becky's has been run by the same family for 25 years.
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