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Anjon's Italian Restaurant

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521 US Route 1, Scarborough, ME 04074-9707
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
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New York City, New York
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102 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

If you want to get a break from fried seafood, then Anjon's may be the answer. My suggestion is to go with the specials. Some in our group had the veal dishes and they were terrific. The rest of the group went with basic pastas and they were a disappointment. The sauce was ok, not great. Portions were great but... More 

Thank Linda L
Leominster, Massachusetts
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Enjoyed a lovely meal at Anjon's. Chicken piccata was delicious. My husband had the fettuccine and meatballs. Also excellent. Our waitperson was attentive and courteous. Even though the prices are a bit high, we will definitely return when we head back to Old Orchard Beach.

Thank KathleenMorrell
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5 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We grew up in Maine and have enjoyed Anjon's over the past 40+ years. While the food is usually excellent, our last visit yesterday was unfortunate. Our favorite dish, Baked Scallops, was fairly dry, chewy, and overall lacking in flavor. In addition, the fish chowder wasn't the usual wonderful treat we have come to expect. These two incidents may have... More 

Thank Heather C
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187 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went on a Tuesday evening and were seated promptly. Service was efficient. We ordered fried clams (excellent light batter), broiled scallops (lightly breaded), Anjon (chicken) Alfredo. All meals were excellent. We found the prices a bit higher than we normally pay, but at least the food was worth it! We had a nice view from the dining room of... More 

Thank Dmlsun
Old Orchard Beach, Maine
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Food was great, service was great, atmosphere was great! I so wish it was less expensive so I could go there more often!

Thank debluvsb
Portland, Maine
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25 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016

Food highlights : all pastas and sauces, stuffed bread, house salad dressing, chicken or veal Marsala and Picata, sausage, and beautiful interior, good service

Thank OlderHarvardgrad
Gorham, Maine
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81 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016

Anjon's restaurant is excellent. Located off of busy Route 1, it is easy to access with ample parking. The Italian food is varied and plentiful. Service is responsive and efficient. Anjon's is a favorite dining venue for the greater Portland residents. Reservations should be made for the evening dinner meals.

Thank tim3oleary47
Portland, Maine
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31 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2016

Grew up in Maine. Went here over the years. Recently visited and unfortunately it has just gone downhill. Prices are inflated due to the location, but the quality of the food, service and decor are not keeping up. Some dishes and sauces are enjoyable, others taste reheated, prepackaged, and canned. It's unfortunate. Given the location and history it could be... More 

Thank Bryan P
Brunswick, Maine
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158 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2016

When we're thinking about where to go, it often comes up as "hey, let's go to Anjon's". Just a relaxed, friendly place, lots of regulars, which is always a good sign, easy and ample parking, off by itself, not jammed in some commercial district, beside a wide and scenic salt marsh area. Good food.

Thank johnH1892DD
Chambersburg, Pennsylvania
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142 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2016

We were on vacation and had decided to go out for dinner. We were on our way to Anjon's and a very heavy rain started to fall. We dashed like ducks to get out of the rain and into the restaurant. We were seated fairly quickly, it was around 5:15PM. They have a pretty nice menu. They have specials as... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Reservations, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 521 US Route 1, Scarborough, ME 04074-9707
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Scarborough
  • Phone Number: 207-883-9562
Since 1954 Anjon's Italian Restaurant has been serving the people of Scarborough and Southern Maine area only the finest Italian cuisine, choice steaks and freshest Maine seafood. Our world famous gourmet pasta sauces and stuffed bread are award-winning and mouth watering; come in and see for yourself! Offering private rooms for functions or large parties and catering available for pick-up

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?