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Maine Diner

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2265 Post Road, Route 1, Wells, ME 04090
207-646-4441
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7:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 7:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Worcester, Massachusetts
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55 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Had a great family dinner at the Main Diner ! These good was very good as well as the service ! Had the sea food casserole special and it was very and the kids loved the Mac and cheese! Great experience!

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Thank MikeSafety01
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26 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Stopped in for a quick breakfast. Large portions and good food. The pancakes were great. The homes fries were loaded with garlic, YUM

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Thank Sue Lindsay H
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6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Whole family had great breakfast. Large portions, good value. Waitress was friendly and fast. Loved veggie garden out back.

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Thank Michelle S
Phippsburg, Maine
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48 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

After seeing the Diners, Drive-ins and Dives, I thought this would be good. NOT. Lobster pie was over cooked, dry and had very little lobster. It was mostly cracker crumbs - burnt cracker crumbs. My wife's haddock was also over cooked and dry. The sides - slaw, fries and beans were unremarkable. Lots of hype - not much delivery. Service... More 

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Albany, Georgia
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64 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We did not know until we stopped that this place had been featured on Diner, Drive-Ins and Dives on Food Network. We actually stopped here twice. The first was to get a cup of clam chowder and a cup of seafood bisque for my wife. My chowder tasted of flour. The 2nd time we stopped was for lunch on our... More 

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burlington vt
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

It seems that every time we eat here it get a little less wonderful. There aren't the lines like there used to be. We had lunch/dinner and ordered chicken pot pie, was good going down, but didn't set well later. One of us had sausage gravy, it had no flavor and we sent it back, waitress also agreed that this... More 

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Southbridge, Massachusetts
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

I love their French toast it's the best I've had at a restaurant whenever we go to Maine I have to go there they also make great home made ice tea it's also a great family place to go eat breakfast any time of the day I love this place

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Berlin, Vermont
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28 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

I have been to this diner several times, each time hoping to have a better experience. They were featured on the food network so I had very high hopes. The atmosphere is classic diner which was appropriate but the food was a disappointment with each visit. I will not be returning.

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1 Thank elpealto
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The Maine Diner has an extensive menu. We had breakfast, but it has lunch and dinner as well. Once seated we were waited on quickly. The portions were very large and the food was tasty.

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Thank Lynne F
Massachusetts
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49 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Went for dinner and had the Lobster Pie. Came with fries and cole slaw. Pie had abundant junks of delicious lobster combined with crumbs and butter that was a rich treat. Always crowded with customers and for good reason. Food was great!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$18
Cuisine
American, Seafood, Diner, Soups, Gluten Free
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget, Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2265 Post Road, Route 1, Wells, ME 04090
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Wells
  • Phone Number: 207-646-4441

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