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Mike's Clam Shack

1150 Post Rd, Wells, ME 04090-4502
+1 207-646-5999
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good29%
  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“clam chowder” (143 reviews)
“seafood” (223 reviews)
“scallops” (92 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1150 Post Rd, Wells, ME 04090-4502
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Good local place. Choose between the restaurant dining area and the sports bar area with live music on some nights. The mussels could use a tastier sauce, but the fried seafood platter is tremendous and the lobster dinners are always great. They have specials throughout...More

Thank NapoABC
Reviewed 2 days ago

Food was good. The Clam chowder was excellent. I tried swordfish steak for the first time. It was OK, but I guess I'm not a fan of this particular entree.

Thank Troy R
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Restaurant and sports bar with a variety of bottled and tap beer as well as choice of food to accommodate all tastes . Attentive staff in family atmosphere.

Thank Mark P
Reviewed 6 days ago

The clams, scallops, shrimp are just so FRESH, and fried to perfection. One of us also had a stuffed sole dinner special, which was very good. They do have a regular and a large size but didn't see any Senior menu/portions. The regular serving could...More

Thank Scubach
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My favorite place to go for amazing food & service. The food is always fresh and delicious. Their menu is quite large too. The waitstaff are wonderful as they all have a great personality, are knowledgeable about the food and drinks. They are quick &...More

Thank irishrosie1147
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have eaten at Mike's 3 times on trips to Maine and it is always wonderful. I had a gulf shrimp basket. Plenty of shrimp, large order of fries, and yummy coleslaw. My husband had fried haddock basket and was very happy and full! The...More

Thank Maxmandy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our first time eating at Mike's Clam Shack. We've driven by so many times on our trips through Wells and finally decided to try it. It did not disappoint! Actually it was so good the first night that we returned again the next...More

1  Thank Colleen C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It's a nice and clean place. The food were good, try the lobster and lobster rolls too. If you planning to buy a live lobster for take home, Mike's fish market were beside the restaurant.

Thank chicagoyz
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Such a fun place to go to. Staff is fabulous. Love the bar area. Great seating there. Big screen tv's everywhere, popcorn machine, good food of course.

Thank wgikis
Reviewed 18 March 2018

The wait was about 15 minutes which is good. The wait staff and seafood is great. Size of portions will fill you up. And they have more than seafood. Out back is a bar and band.

Thank Nancy W
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22 October 2016|
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Response from WestSide19 | Reviewed this property |
I believe they have two sizes of lobster rolls.
keith p
8 August 2016|
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Response from eeldredg | Reviewed this property |
We close in January to February for renovations and through cleaning
8 July 2016|
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Response from Greta R | Reviewed this property |
Never had breakfast there. Have no idea if they serve that meal.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:30 pm
7:00 am - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1150 Post Rd, Wells, ME 04090-4502
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Wells
  • Phone Number: +1 207-646-5999
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