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Big G's

581 Benton Ave, Winslow, ME 04901-2612
+1 207-873-7808
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good25%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“whoopie pies” (23 reviews)
“sandwich” (70 reviews)
“bread” (37 reviews)
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6:00 AM - 7:00 PM Hours
American, Deli, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
581 Benton Ave, Winslow, ME 04901-2612
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were advised to eat here as our friends liked their fish and chips. We got there before lunch time so had to eat breakfast. Eggs were small. Hash really didn't taste as good as canned dog food smells. No flavor, bad texture. Hollandaise sauce...More

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

Big G's is a central Maine tradition for big meals served, now, by a father and a 3rd generation owner. The restaurant is advertised on local television stations, and is known for their made-to-order breakfasts and lunches. Our recent visit, though, was a bit underwhelming....More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank LopingianTravels
Reviewed November 30, 2018

What a place to go!! Sandwiches to kill for. The size of everything there is ginormous, & usually crowded but still sufficient seating. Since we've been going there my wife keeps wanting a SeaPig everywhere she goes but there is only 1 place to get...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank bondsh
Reviewed October 21, 2018 via mobile

Visited family in Maine and took a day to be tourist. First stop on Sunday morning was Big G’s, what a great choice. Portions were big, I mean spills over your plate big, but they also gave me the choice to reduce the omelet to...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank cheri_ball
Reviewed October 8, 2018 via mobile

On the recommendation of a Winslow native and my son, we went for lunch. We all ordered sandwiches and could not get over the size and quality of the sandwiches. The pastrami which cheese and peppercini peppers on rye was fantastic. The roast beef was...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank johncX7776FI
Reviewed October 2, 2018

Excellent value for your dollar. It is not fine dining but it is fine food. Cafeteria style service but still excellent food. Largest home baked goods I have ever seen. The Whoopi pie must de 5 lb.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank taxmanjim64
Reviewed October 2, 2018

Love that the "new: to go sandwiches are packed separately and you put together when you get home - they are always good but sometimes a little wet - not anymore.....

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank brianbecky2
Reviewed September 23, 2018

I have eaten at Big G's of and on since my college years in Maine. The homemade bread is awesome, sandwiches are wonderful, portions are large and the employees are also wonderful. My favorite sandwich for the past decades is Cher. You can order your...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank JPSmith924
Reviewed September 22, 2018 via mobile

This place has great tv adds! Adds show clean, well lighted space. Must have used a set! Ordering: the staff taking the orders were not “deli sophisticates”! Questions included “what kinda bread do you want on you Ruben?”; anything else on you Ruben? Really??? The...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank nolongerinterested
Reviewed September 21, 2018 via mobile

Several people told us we had to go. Rude order taker. Haven’t been able to stomach eating a Reuben since.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Velmerdoo
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$5 - $10
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 7:00 PM
6:00 AM - 7:00 PM
6:00 AM - 7:00 PM
6:00 AM - 7:00 PM
6:00 AM - 7:00 PM
6:00 AM - 7:00 PM
6:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 581 Benton Ave, Winslow, ME 04901-2612
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Winslow
  • Phone Number: +1 207-873-7808
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