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Simple Simon's

American, Diner
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744 Main St, South Portland, ME 04106-5402
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Sun 7:00 am - 12:30 pm
Mon 7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Wed - Sat 7:00 am - 2:00 pm
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13 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Home cooking and friendly athmosphere clean and great tasty food. Nice wait staff. Made you feel like family

Thank Joseph M
Phillipston, Massachusetts
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22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were looking for a breakfast place within walking distance of our hotel. We tried another place but didn't like the look of it. We were walking back to the hotel when we literally looked up and there was Simple Simon's restaurant. This place was quaint and cozy family run place. We were greeted right away and seated at a... More 

Thank FranciePants317
Johnstown, Ohio
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 5, 2016 via mobile

Clean, friendly restaurant. Potions good, not greasy, eggs done perfectly. 3 Egg omelette was one of the best ever.

Thank Joy L
Portland, Maine
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783 reviews
558 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 477 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 4, 2016 via mobile

Had breakfast here today, after wondering for some time about Simple Simon's. They claim to have the best home fries in Maine...so we thought we would give it a try. Greeted at the door, the hostess seated us and took our drink order. I was not pleased to learn they don't have unsweetened iced tea (my drink of choice)...ok...I got... More 

Thank BeeMelissa
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 3, 2016

The haddock chowder was delicious. It was creamy and flavorful and priced affordably. It's a shame that this restaurant isn't open for dinner.

Thank Glenn L
Fayetteville, North Carolina
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 29, 2016 via mobile

My finance & I went in for breakfast & it was amazing! The blueberry pancakes were great! Very friendly staff & reasonable prices

Thank Allison B
Derry, New Hampshire
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13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 23, 2016

They were able to squeeze in our large party of 12 and all of the food was delicious, would go back!

Thank lillypad1007
Matane, Québec
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109 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 22, 2016

Ok choice, ok food at a ok price. A bit too small inside. A way to avoid being in a crowded hotel's included breakfast small room, but not more.

Thank santabanana
Camden, Maine
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 6, 2016

Awesome place. Great price for the #3 combo *3 slices of french toast, two eggs anyway, and bacon/ham/ or sausage*. I love this place, and will be coming back. Door couldn't stay shut everyone was so friendly and loved the atmosphere. If you wan't a great breakfast or brunch Simple Simon's is the place for you!

1 Thank truereviewsx
Kingston, Tennessee
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 7, 2016

This restraint does a great breakfast at a great price. The service has always been excellent. I eat here once a trip.

Thank Traveler47p

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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
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
7:00 am - 12:30 pm
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 744 Main St, South Portland, ME 04106-5402
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  South Portland
  • Phone Number: 207-761-3900

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