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643 Broadway, Bangor, ME 04401-3365
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good42%
  • Average16%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible3%
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Open Now
06:30 - 22:00All hours
American, Seafood
$$ - $$$
643 Broadway, Bangor, ME 04401-3365
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Reviewed 9 August 2015

I love this place, the food is great, it's like grandma's comfort food. The service is always served up with a smile. Staff is always courteous.

Thank MyLadyAlexis
Reviewed 28 June 2015

Govenor's is offering specials all summer long. We went on a Monday in June and got $3.00 Burger and fries. There were 9 of us in the party and this special saved us a lot of money. They offer different specials each day. This location...More

Thank Jay R
Reviewed 27 June 2015

Went there for dinner one night. The place was really crowded as they had a burger special (which they actually ran out of when we were there). We were seated fast and got drinks fast. But the service to get the food was very slow...More

Thank jeff77664
Reviewed 15 June 2015

I returned to Governor's to see if things changed...... after a longer than normal wait a waitress finally came over and said she would be with us shortly......I ordered breakfast ......eggs over med. bacon home fries white toast.....sandy ordered scrambled eggs home fries with cheese...More

1  Thank Stephen C
Jason C, Public Relations Manager at Governor's, responded to this reviewResponded 17 June 2015

Hi Steven: I'm very sorry that you had a disappointing experience with us. Could you please email me at jclay@governorsrestaurant.com so that I could look into your credit card information? We certainly aren't looking to double charge anyone!

Reviewed 30 May 2015

I was surprised and pleased - expected less and got more. It was uncrowded for a late dinner. Service was good, food was better than I expected. The desserts looked awesome, but we were full up from dinner so did not try any. There is...More

1  Thank zathras
Reviewed 22 April 2015

A quick Wednesday evening dinner with my husband in a local spot nearby so we picked Governors on Broadway. We were seated right away, but it took forever for the waiter to have a minute to get to us. There seemed to only be 3...More

2  Thank Lo3rn
Reviewed 19 March 2015

No longer fun and enjoyable ......food hasn't been prepared correctly......under cooked out of last two visits we had to send items back to be recooked or replaced.....staff seems like more training is needed.......slow to follow up on how food is done and on one visit...More

1  Thank Stephen C
Jason C, Guest Relations Manager at Governor's, responded to this reviewResponded 20 March 2015

Dear Stephen: I'm very sorry that we disappointed you on your recent visits. Is there any way you can email me some more details, like what you ordered and when you visited, so that we can try to fix the problem and also make it...More

Reviewed 10 March 2015

its a Maine tradition. This is a small chain only in Maine. One family owned. The food is good. The decor is unique and interesting the service is ok but they do get busy at times. I say take the family. And go for it....More

Thank everett g
Reviewed 21 February 2015

The service staff are just plain weird. The only time our waiter checked on us was when they were hoping we were finished and wanted to get us out the door. There was no line waiting to get in either. The food was just ok......not...More

Thank Roccfroluke
Reviewed 14 February 2015

Great all around experience for some truly local cuisine. Took my 2 sons there and was able to fill them up with the portions provided. Staff was awesome.

Thank Tim M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 23:00
06:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 643 Broadway, Bangor, ME 04401-3365
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Bangor
  • Phone Number: 947-3113
  • E-mail
Full service restaurant & bakery serving Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner and Dessert. We do catering, special orders, and breakfast all day. Governor's is family owned for over 50 years.
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