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Joyce's in Hallowell

192 Water St, Hallowell, ME 04347-1315
+1 207-512-8433
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good39%
  • Average8%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Bar, Pub
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192 Water St, Hallowell, ME 04347-1315
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had hopes for this place given it great location, patio, and curb appeal. Drinks were creative and tasty, but way overpriced for the area. Food was unimpressive. Reheated / microwaved cheese “fondue” appetizer with stingy bread, paper napkins and plastic salad dressing tubs + boring...More

Thank Henry C
Reviewed 2 October 2017

We love having dinner here. We have also used the upstairs for a private party. We highly recommend this restaurant.

Thank dlmoore305
Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

The location and outdoor seating is excellent. The mixed drinks are done well but the food has never been good in the 5 times I've been there.

Thank Jen P
Reviewed 13 September 2017

Joyce's has a primo spot in the heart of Hallowell. Their outdoor patio ranks with the best. The indoor space is also lovely. But......the food is mediocre and the some of the waitstaff can border on rudeness. The summer is short in Maine and we're...More

Thank newmainer
Reviewed 3 August 2017

We had a very nice dinner on the deck. Waitress was great and drinks were outstanding. We would definitely go back again.

Thank rcecc
Reviewed 25 July 2017

The food was pretty good. The staff was professional and friendly. The view is beautiful. We will definitely return.

Thank Catherine M
Reviewed 7 June 2017

Great spot to sit outside in the summer and have dinner and drinks. Everything I have had on the menu has been very good.

Thank RocklandKris
Reviewed 23 May 2017

This is a nice spot for a leisurely lunch or relaxing dinner. I have stayed for quite a while on a slow day in the afternoon having drinks and watching eagles hunt. The staff is very friendly and accomodating and the food is wonderful.

Thank Stephanie P
Reviewed 15 May 2017

We've been going to Joyce's for a few years and we just LOVE it! Every dish we've tried, we've loved. It's a nice quiet restaurant with outside seating that is lovely.

Thank Niki P
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

Excellent atmosphere and food. The mushroom ravioli visits me in my dreams! The deck overlooking the Kennebec is nice during the warmer months. Highly recommend this restaurant

Thank HDMomma61
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8 August 2015|
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Dogs are not allowed.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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American, Bar, Pub
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 192 Water St, Hallowell, ME 04347-1315
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Hallowell
  • Phone Number: +1 207-512-8433
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Indoor and Outdoor Seating on two levels overlooking the Kennebec River in Historic Downtown Hallowell. Casual Dining with a full menu and Daily Specials. Full Bar. Function Rooms Available.
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