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The Freeport Cafe

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29 US Route 1, Freeport, ME 04032
+1 207-869-5113
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06:00 - 20:00
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Durham, Maine
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41 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good atmosphere, great local menu. We enjoy this restaurant every time we go. We often take out-of-town guests here for local fare. Great service and excellent food. You won't be sorry you ate here.

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Thank snifflz1
Gorham, Maine
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150 reviews
121 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2016

We went for brunch here in the early afternoon the day after Christmas. The place was packed w/waiting line. The fellow in front of me said he was in a party of six so I should go to the front of the line because there were tables available for two. I did just that, and we were seated promptly. We... More 

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southern Germany
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109 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 147 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 December 2016

When in the US we love to go out for breakfast. We stayed at Winslow Memorial Park nearby for camping and got an advise for Freeport Cafe on this forum. It was perfect for us as we have got exactly the kind of hearty breakfast we like. Food was perfect. Service as well. We came twice and the long line... More 

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Thank quiltlover
Brunswick, Maine
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58 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

Have driven by for years and we finally stopped in. Very much what I expected. Good, basic diner-type food. Clearly popular with the locals. Would like to try breakfast some day.

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Thank judimama04011
Ocean, NJ
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2016

A nice little spot for a basic, delicious,dinner. We arrived late after a long day of traveling and the hotel clerk sent us to the Cafe. There were several locals having dinner so we were confident the food was tasty with good value! Locals know their stuff!

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Thank carolewithane123
Quebec City, Canada
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34 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Next to the Bestwestern Plus this place is a great place to eat. Very local which serves a great selection of food for all types. As well the service is polite and fast. This is beautiful little hidden jem!

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Thank shoconne
Amy G, General Manager at The Freeport Cafe, responded to this review

Hello- Thanks you so much for your wonderful review. We appreciate your business and encouraging others to try us as well. We will look forward to seeing on your next trip to town! Cheers! More 

Idaho, USA
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

Had breakfasts and dinners for 2 days and each meal was very good, plentiful and reasonably priced. The lobster omelet was to die for!

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Thank GINA H
Amy G, General Manager at The Freeport Cafe, responded to this review

Hello Gina- Thank you for taking the time to review the Café. I agree, our fluffy Lobster omelet is to die for! We put a full 1/4lb of Lobster meat in each one! We look forward to seeing you again soon- Cheers! More 

Dalhousie, NB
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201 reviews
172 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

Went for breakfast, certainly seemed to be full of locals. The food was good, classic American breakfasts, nothing new or original but well priced. You must try their homemade raisin bread, super good. Only suggestion would be to improve ventilation, clothes smelled of breakfast for the rest of the morning.

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Thank cajunsnowdog
Amy G, General Manager at The Freeport Cafe, responded to this review

Hello- Thank you very much for your review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your breakfast. We do hope to see you on your return trip to the Freeport area. Happy holidays! More 

Pembroke, Massachusetts
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82 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

Great variety on the menu. It is all nicely prepared. The homemade corned beef hash was great! My eggs Benedict was terrific. It would have been nice if they offered a dark roast coffee, but alas. Actually, had they also offered a dark roast coffee (few places do), I would have given the Cafe an exceptional rating. There was a... More 

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Thank Jon H
Amy G, General Manager at The Freeport Cafe, responded to this review

Hello Jon- Thank you very much for taking the time to review the Café. We are delighted that you enjoyed your breakfast and didn't get deterred by the line, as you saw it moves quickly. We will look forward to seeing you again soon- Cheers! More 

Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Just ate here and it was excellent food and service! The lobster sandwich was crazy good! Don't let outside fool you this is the place to stop!

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Thank Ftlaud9876
Amy G, General Manager at The Freeport Cafe, responded to this review

Hello- Thank you so much for the great review! We appreciate your business! I hope you enjoyed your visit to Maine, we'll see you when you return for another visit! Thanks! More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 3 - USD 20
Cuisine
American, Cafe
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
06:00 - 20:00
Monday
06:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 20:00
Thursday
06:00 - 20:00
Friday
06:00 - 20:00
Saturday
06:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 29 US Route 1, Freeport, ME 04032
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Freeport
  • Phone Number: +1 207-869-5113
Description
The Cafe serves breakfast all day! We also serve lunch and dinner including some of our guests favorites like Fried Full Belly Clams, Baked Haddock and our delicious Reuben. A local hotspot! We make all items from scratch. Baking fresh muffins every morning, and homemade soups daily. We serve award winning Clam Chowder every day! Open daily at 6 AM to 8 PM. Kids menu, bottled beer & wine. Daily specials can be found on our Facebook page.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?