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$$ - $$$
American, Wine Bar
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117 US Route 1, Freeport, ME 04032
+1 207-865-0303
16:30 - 22:00
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Tue - Sat 16:30 - 22:00
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Oxford, Massachusetts
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80 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2015

We had to stop going here. After the last three visits got progressively worse, ending with us walking out after 60 minutes with no food, we will not be going back. The service used to at least be good when the kitchen was backed up, then it got to the point where the service was so poor that we sat... More 

2 Thank igotasweetride
Auburn, Maine
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22 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 July 2015

I went here before shopping in Freeport the other night and the meal was fantastic. My wife and I each had a glass of wine(very exensive selection as well as bottled and draft beer and cocktails). We started with the goat cheese plate and charcuterie which were both very good. My wife had the gazpacho which was delicious. I had... More 

1 Thank ScubaPC2012
Portland, Maine
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104 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 July 2015

Eclectic menu. Great wine and beer selection. Friendly helpful service, Comfortable atmosphere. We have been here about four times. Each visit was enjoyable and the food is very good. Some of the food pairings are not traditional but they work. The menu changes on a regular basis so go with your instincts.

Thank Richard A
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2015

Really pleasant place. Friendly service and excellent food. We really appreciated the advice on how much food to order.

Thank MFromDC
New Orleans, Louisiana
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118 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 June 2015

I have dined here numerous times and it never disappoints. It is one of my favorite restaurants. The food is delicious, the service is wonderful and the atmosphere is comfortable. The meal started with avocado & brie on a grilled baguette. The bread was perfect, just like we have in New Orleans. It did not fall apart when you took... More 

Freeport, Maine
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 June 2015

I love Conundrum.. it is just around the corner from where I live and I go often. Vinny, the owner, is one of the nicest people around and always makes sure each visit to his establishment is the best. Apparently the martinis are superb (I don't drink) and the wine list the most extensive in the area.. the food is... More 

Thank anniedines
San Diego, CA
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75 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 May 2015 via mobile

Vinny knows wine & food and people like him make my traveling life so much better. I've eaten mussels all over Europe and these are maybe the best I've ever had. Wine list is incredible & coming from California & a big wine collector, I didn't miss a beat. If you love food, wine & a gracious host who knows... More 

Thank RickFromSD
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133 reviews
118 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 May 2015

Dinner at Conundrums was very good. The margaritas were very flavorful to start. The Wedge salad was what we had to start the night off. The creamy red wine dressing was absolutely amazing! Then we had the Butternut Squash Tortellacci which was very good. Overall it was a nice flavorful dinner and the atmosphere is always good! Service was great... More 

Thank Heidi F
North Carolina
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94 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 May 2015

We lived in Maine for 20 years & return at least once a year - whenever possible we include a stop at Conundrum during our visit. The food here is wonderful; there are always several vegetarian options & even though we are meat lovers we often choose these because they are just sooooo good! Wine & beer selections are great... More 

Thank SeniorTravelor62
Freeport, Maine
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85 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 April 2015

Great selection of wines and drinks. A small, but excellent selection of food. Wait staff is predictably outstanding. If there's a place to be in Freeport for adults who appreciate wine and mixed drinks while eating, this is it.

Thank Hondomcr

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 35
American, Wine Bar
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Bar Scene, Business meetings
Open Hours
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 117 US Route 1, Freeport, ME 04032
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Freeport
  • Phone Number: +1 207-865-0303

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?