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Bessie's

8 Shore Rd, Ogunquit, ME 03907-3700
+1 207-646-0888
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Overview
  • Excellent24%
  • Very good38%
  • Average18%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“chicken pie” (5 reviews)
“turkey club” (11 reviews)
Open Now
7:30 am - 9:30 pmAll hours
CUISINES
American, Soups, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
8 Shore Rd, Ogunquit, ME 03907-3700
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1 - 10 of 467 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

Four of us ate lunch here during December - it was one of the few places open in Ogunquit at that time of year. Very old fashioned décor - really needs updating. However, it had a fairly extensive lunchtime menu. Both food and service were...More

Thank J0Gil
Reviewed 1 week ago

Good wait staff. Excellent coffee. Friendly and clean. Gas service, and generous portions. All good stuff as far as I am concerned.

Thank Owl90
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped for breakfast on our last day in town. We had been visiting different restaurants than we usually frequent to try new places. This one has a great location and the makings of a good experience. We walked in and there were very few people...More

Thank HappyCTmama
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went in while in town for a long weekend, and it was just the same as we remembered from a few years earlier! Sat in the bar to avoid some families dining, and Nate, the bartender, waited on us. He made great drinks, and was...More

Thank PrestoninFishers
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Do not miss this vintage eatery...no frills but plenty of great food..they even have homemade pies in a round display case. (Parking across the street)

Thank criedleaving
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

Ordered typical 2egg American breakfast which was served quickly and hot. Food was good fare, but don't expect anything special in the cusinie. If you're looking for a fast reliable breakfast this works.

Thank George C
Reviewed 4 November 2017

We have been visiting Ogunquit for over 10 years and have always relied on Bessies to provide a pleasant dining atmosphere, good food and good service and we have never been disappointed. Over the years we have tried a lot of restaurants in Ogunquit. Sadly,...More

Thank Sammy401
Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

I came here for an early dinner and I was not disappointed. The atmosphere is quaint and diner-like, you definitely feel at home. I ordered the steak tips with a side of mashed potatoes. The steak was perfectly cooked and tender. The flavors were on...More

Thank Taylor W
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

Everyone said food was good. Service was ok and coffee was soso. Parking can be a challenge in the area.

Thank Gary C
Reviewed 23 October 2017

What a nice selection of breakfast choices! Portions are large. Service was great. Very clean. You will not be disappointed!

Thank John and Rose P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
7:30 am - 9:30 pm
Monday
7:30 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
7:30 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
7:30 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday
7:30 am - 9:30 pm
Friday
7:30 am - 9:30 pm
Saturday
7:30 am - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 Shore Rd, Ogunquit, ME 03907-3700
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Ogunquit
  • Phone Number: +1 207-646-0888
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