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1637 Post Rd, Wells, ME 04090-4608
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Weymouth, Ma
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Food is delicious. Standard menu with nightly/seasonal specials. Service is great. Slow dining. Reservations usually required.

Thank Peggyd42r
Durham, New Hampshire
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44 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Good evening with friends all meals spectacular ie. Duck, Pork, Chicken and vegetarian so good. Service excellent with Jennifer. Have been before but this was the best of the best

Thank Witch41
Bluffton, South Carolina
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Turns out that this was my favorite of all the places we went between August 7-14 Getting reservations during high season was impossible so we chose to do the bar scene. The place opens at 5 and we were there right after it opened and managed to grab the last 3 seats at their small bar. It seems others were... More 

Thank Mark H
W. Hartford, CT
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260 reviews
189 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The food here is excellent and worth going for. You will need a reservation well in advance. Service was fine. Atmosphere is homey but some locations in this old house are noisy. My haddock was the best I have had in Me. The rack of lamb was also great but expensive at $39. The lobster pie was very good, quite... More 

Thank Cayman408
Wolfeboro, New Hampshire
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161 reviews
128 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I visit the area a couple of times a year, and I suggested this as our venue last evening. I can't believe they can get everything down to perfection! I've never had better crab cakes, mint ice cream (yes, the make it in house), and an amazing blueberry cosmo. I usually drink wine, but I was talked into trying this.... More 

Thank eloquentone1
Wells, Maine
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51 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Took my niece out for her birthday recently and had not been in in quite some time. Apps and dinner and dessert were all great. The only thing that wasn't was the cocktail my niece ordered. They got her something else and took it off the bill...the way it should be.

Thank rt66mermaid
Ogunquit, Maine
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Always a great meal and outstanding service when we go to Joshua's. From start to finish, everything is first-rate.

Thank BeauportInn
Brooklyn, New York
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Once again My wife and I visited Joshua's and once again we were blown away by how good the food and service was there. They had appetizer and soup specials and both were fantastic. The soup was a lobster broth filled with haddock and shrimp. The appetizer was a bruschetta with fresh anchovies and a white bean purée. Both were... More 

Thank dgnuttree
Farmington, Connecticut
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335 reviews
273 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 102 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a restaurant that was recommended to us back in Connecticut when we were renovating our bathroom last Summer. The sales lady who sold us out shower doors told us about Joshua. When I looked it up it was number 1 in Wells and the website warned us to make a reservation which we did one week ago. This... More 

Thank Rohrshack
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20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went here based on all the positive reviews we read. We arrived at 5:07 and where asked to wait until the exact moment the clock struck 5:15(our reservation time). We where one of 5 couples there at the time wasn't an issues of too busy as much as a formality. There was an air of pretentiousness about the hostess station.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special occasions, Local cuisine
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1637 Post Rd, Wells, ME 04090-4608
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Wells
  • Phone Number: 207-646-3355

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