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Mae's Cafe

#1 of 3 Dessert in Bath
Certificate of Excellence
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160 Centre St, Bath, ME 04530-2548
+1 207-442-8577
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08:00 - 14:00
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Harpswell, Maine
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Sat on the porch which was lovely. Loved the food and the service was great. Only downside is a serious lack of parking...but that's Bath for you!

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San Antonio, Texas
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36 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Once you are inside, all is perfection. Getting inside is a challenge. Parking is on street, for the most part -and sparse. Service is great-fast and friendly . The menu has variety. Food is very tasty and they accommodate special diets.

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Thank Kathy O
Essex, Vermont
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425 reviews
270 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Conveniently located in Bath, this is a good spot to go to for breakfast or lunch. Three of us enjoyed a late breakfast here in mid-January. Awesome selection of eggs benedict, a good variety of pancakes, and a good variety of omelets. A varied menu offers lots to choose from, and the location is perfect. Situated in an older Bath... More 

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West Bath, Maine
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26 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

If you need breakfast, brunch or lunch this is the place for you. The poached eggs are great and the sandwiches are novel and tasty. The service is the best and you will not go wrong if you asked to be seated at a table where Lori is your waitress. The place is very clean and there is more than... More 

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Thank Mary B
Easton, Maryland
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78 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

Mae's has come under new management over the years we have been coming here but the service and quality has remained pretty consistent. Very good cafe for breakfast, brunch or lunch. We have never been there in the evening for dinner. Sandwiches are very good as are salads. French toast and waffles are also excellent. Good pastries and cakes from... More 

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Thank Jeff m
Peterborough, New Hampshire
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55 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016

The food selection was excellent and the place is adorable. Good, quick (but not rushed) friendly service. We were glad we stumbled upon it.

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Palo Alto, California
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288 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 161 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

We visited during Parent Weekend at Bowdoin and came on the early side on Sunday morning (9:30). We were seated immediately upstairs in a charming room that felt bright and open. The waitress was friendly and the service was prompt. I ordered an omelette with tomato, bacon and cheese - it was fine but not great - the fillings were... More 

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Phippsburg, Maine
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96 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

My wife and I eat here weekly. We are part of the "Meet Me At Mae's" crowd. Today I had the MAE West omelette and my wife had blueberry pancakes. My omelette was horrible. Normally I would have sent it back - still can't figure out why I didn't. The onions and peppers were raw and the ham was almost... More 

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Thank Maine-e-yak_007
Katie Kelley W, Owner at Mae's Cafe, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to let us know about your experience. On your next trip if there is anything you are not satisfied with please let us know at the table, we will fix the problem and make sure you are taken care of!! More 

Manchester, New Hampshire
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14 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

Every time I’m in Bath, Maine, I must stop by Mae’s Cafe and Bakery. They have these huge gingersnap cookies, about 4-inches in diameter that are simply the best I have ever had. They are $2 a cookie. I live south about 100 miles, so I can’t just drop in a get a cookie when I want one, so I... More 

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Portland, Maine
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28 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

We ordered our wedding cake and cupcakes from Mae's. They were incredible. Everything was beautiful. all of our guests loved them so much, they took extras to take to the hotel. They were so knowledgeable, offered lots of creativity and suggestions. We could not get offer how amazing everything was. We went there for brunch the next day. It was... More 

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Thank Jennifer D

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 14
Cuisine
American, Cafe, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 14:00
Monday
08:00 - 14:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 14:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 14:00
Thursday
08:00 - 14:00
Friday
08:00 - 14:00
Saturday
08:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 160 Centre St, Bath, ME 04530-2548
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Mid Coast Maine  >  Bath
  • Phone Number: +1 207-442-8577
Description
Breakfast and Lunch all day along with amazing baked goods. Healthy, gluten free and Paleo options available.

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