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The Sidewalk Cafe

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436 Main St, Presque Isle, ME
+1 207-768-5321
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Augusta, Maine
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108 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 January 2017

I think that the restaurant may be better than what I experienced, given the number of people seated and waiting for food. The place was clean enough, and the menu had plenty of choices. I was disappointed in the place because my eggs were almost congealed when they were served, the butter on the toast was thickly slathered and had... More 

Thank SeniorTravelME
Augusta, Maine
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85 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 December 2016

Stopped here the day after Christmas for breakfast with family. I can only think the normal cook was on vacation. Eggs came out cold, toast was cold, the server appeared like she was upset about something, perhaps working the day after Christmas. I gave this a rating of 3 as it is the day after Christmas.

Thank Zipride
New Sweden, Maine
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18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

And lunch.....and dinner. A down home feel, very comfortable. Convenient for guests of the Northeastland as well as the general public. Great fish chowder!

Thank Janet M
Yarmouth, Maine
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 October 2016

My wife and I had two breakfasts at the Sidewalk Cafe. Excellent breakfast (the basic breakfast) and good service.

Thank David J
Boscawen, New Hampshire
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 28 July 2016

I had eaten a snack up in my room so I had this huge biscuit grilled in butter and strawberry jam and some juice....it was wonderful. My daughter had an entire breakfast that she said was also wonderful and it sure looked mighty good!

Thank fancyfreeNH
Presque Isle, Maine
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 July 2016

Great food at very reasonable prices. Homemade soups daily, fish and seafood chowder on Friday's are a must. Excellent breakfast with a variety of options.

Thank Michelle C
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 11 July 2016

This little cafe is very nice. The menu has many things to choose from and I have yet to find one I dont like. Everyday there is a soup of the day, Fridays there is always fish and seafood chowder! Give it a try, you will love it!!

Thank Amanda R
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34 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 July 2016 via mobile

I don't usually eat breakfast in a hotel, but did here because of time constraints. Service was quick and efficient, and our waitress provided exactly the right amount of attention. I had the grilled biscuit with jam -- the biscuits are made in house and were delicious, with nice crisp edges from the grilling. I would definitely eat here again!

Thank Jo S
Fredericton, Canada
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64 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 June 2016 via mobile

I was in town on business and wanted an early morning coffee before I hit the road. I stopped here because there was an open sign in the window but when I walked up, I couldn't get it. There was no handle on the door. I don't know if you can access this cafe from somewhere else but, if so,... More 

Thank Molly M
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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29 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2015

They do serve a wonderful tea and soup and sandwich; located conveniently on the ground floor of the hotel. Hard -working waitstaff were polite....

Thank lourdes g

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 10
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 436 Main St, Presque Isle, ME
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Presque Isle
  • Phone Number: +1 207-768-5321
  • This restaurant is at The Northeastland Hotel

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