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The Egg & I Restaurant

183 US Route 1, Scarborough, ME 04074-9601
+1 207-730-7215
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Overview
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good25%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (13 reviews)
“pancakes” (22 reviews)
“french toast” (9 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
183 US Route 1, Scarborough, ME 04074-9601
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Everything was great. The summer fruit waffle came and looked just like the picture fruit every bite! Eggs cooked to perfection. Staff were all friendly. Waitress was attentive but not intrusive. I do not usually get a chance to go out for breakfast because of...More

1  Thank Marie M
Katie H, Guest Relations Manager at The Egg & I Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thanks so much, Marie! We truly value those five stars and appreciate you taking the time to let everyone know. Hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in today for a late breakfast around 10am, no wait and found parking right off. We might have got lucky as everytime we have been by their are quite a few people waiting. Its cash only but they do offer an ATM. We all...More

1  Thank Jaime A
Katie H, Guest Relations Manager at The Egg & I Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for the great review, Jaime! It's just what we love to hear. Hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I cant say anything bad about this great restaurant. Quality of the food, excellent service, friendly staff. The EGG and I is step up on breakfast and lunch you have got to try either location in Portland and Scarborough!!

1  Thank Martin M
Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

We had over 10 people over for breakfast and despite being busy, we were seated and had fabulous service and an amazing variety of food that kept everyone happy ! Great coffee and bottomless cup. Terrific location and by far the best breakfast in Maine...More

1  Thank Paul G
Katie H, Guest Relations Manager at The Egg & I Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 30 May 2018

Thanks so much, Paul! This is just what we love to hear. Hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 28 April 2018 via mobile

Ate here for breakfast...didn’t realize it was a chain...food just OK...bad coffee...service just OK...would not come back.

Thank fjon
Katie H, Guest Relations Manager at The Egg & I Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2018

Thanks for stopping by. It is our goal to WOW each and every guest that visits us, so I am saddened to hear this wasn’t the case with you. We do hope you give us another chance in the future to do just that.

Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

I moved up to Maine 19 years ago. Aside from seafood restaurants, restaurants at the lower end like subs, pizza, burgers etc can be hit or miss. This was a perfect breakfast. They even had grits. A rarity in these part. Great breakfast at a...More

1  Thank Keith N
Katie H, Guest Relations Manager at The Egg & I Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 April 2018

Thanks for the great review, Keith! We're so glad to hear you enjoyed your breakfast with us. Hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 29 March 2018 via mobile

We had a large party and we’re well taken care of with speedy service and fair prices. A huge menu and all was delicious and this will certainly be a regular stop for us as a family .

1  Thank Paul G
Katie H, Guest Relations Manager at The Egg & I Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 31 March 2018

Thanks for stopping by, Paul. We truly value those five stars and hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 17 March 2018

this was our first time and last time to the restaurant. If you want a failing restaurant, this waitress could do . From placing a nearly empty coffee pot on our table and never coming back to replenish it, to dropping off our breakfast and...More

Thank tigerabbit
Katie H, Guest Relations Manager at The Egg & I Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 20 March 2018

Thank you for your recent visit and for this feedback. We're very sorry to hear about your experience We take our service and food very seriously and it is upsetting to know this happened. Thank you for taking the time to share your concerns -...More

Reviewed 6 March 2018

Great food here always, but the new blueberry/lemon pancake item was superb. It also comes with eggs, as most of the pancake offerings do. Wanted to especially mention the service provided by Gina, our waitress. Always attentive, and checks on us without being intrusive. Have...More

1  Thank csle96
Katie H, Guest Relations Manager at The Egg & I Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2018

Thanks for stopping by! We're thrilled to hear of the great service you received from Gina. We can't wait to see you again soon!

Reviewed 6 February 2018 via mobile

My best friend and I were looking for some good brunch spots and after some googling we stumbled upon this restaurant— both our first times so we were a little hesitant but from walking in to walking out we knew we made the right decision!!...More

1  Thank Jimmae S
Lindsay D, Guest Relations Manager at The Egg & I Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 7 February 2018

This is exactly what we love to hear! Thanks so much for taking the time to share, Jimmae. We strive to provide the best breakfast in the best environment possible and are happy to see that reflected in your review. We hope to see you...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 10
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 2:30 pm
Monday
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tuesday
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
Wednesday
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
Thursday
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
Friday
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 2:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 183 US Route 1, Scarborough, ME 04074-9601
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Scarborough
  • Phone Number: +1 207-730-7215
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Description
The Egg & I Scarborough, Maine breakfast restaurant offers gourmet coffee, 100% pure-squeezed orange juice and a variety of menu choices you will enjoy time and time again.
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