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Mike's Clam Shack

1150 Post Rd, Wells, ME 04090-4502
+1 207-646-5999
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good29%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“clam chowder” (143 reviews)
“seafood” (218 reviews)
“scallops” (87 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Soups, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1150 Post Rd, Wells, ME 04090-4502
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11 - 20 of 1,284 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My family and I were on our way to Waterville, ME and had been stuck in traffic for 3 hours and missed lunch. By the time we got out of traffic we just got off the first available exit to try and find some late...More

1  Thank Michael B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Mike's Clam Shack is a staple of the area. If the dinning room area is full and you're on the waitlist, venture to the bar area. The service is good, menu a typical pub with lots of seafood options. Usually quiet compared to other restaurants/pubs...More

1  Thank lkmartin1207
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This used to be such a great place for seafood, especially their clam chowder! We have been coming here for years. This last experience we had however was not good. The service was awful, the chowder was cold. The part that really ticked us off...More

1  Thank jjba224
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A friend had suggested that we try Mike's Clam Shack while we were vacationing in Maine. Mike's is a short drive down 95 from where we stay in Old Orchard Beach. We both had a cup of clam chowder; I had broiled fish and scallops...More

2  Thank Richard D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

th e service is not the best one because they accept no reservation and we must wait more than an hour sometime.the food is good and the price reasonnable. the scallons are the best plate.The lobster to expensive and full of water. The menu is...More

Thank ClaudeL588
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Love the clam chowder!! Always one of our meals while we are in town, good atmosphere and pricing!! Great place, and gets busy!

Thank John S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's prime time vacation season & if you find a place that has huge wait times and parking lots full; it's usually a good indication to check it out. Mike's certainly didn't disappoint. My wife loves lobster & tried their lobster rolls which she said...More

Thank John_Lee_M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food was great, waitress was quick and sharp, atmosphere was pleasant. Wait was not that long. You couldn't ask for more.

Thank dragonflysees
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great service, great food, and great portions! A much shorter wait time than some of the other restaurants. We'll be back!

Thank knpelkey
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

As a non seafood lover, I was nervous about the dining in Maine. However, stumbled upon this little jewel and had a really good bacon cheeseburger. As I looked around, everyone seemed to be enjoying clams and other various seafood and I couldn't smell a...More

Thank indyinNY
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Questions & Answers
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
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
07:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:30
07:00 - 21:30
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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