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Big G's

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581 Benton Avenue, Winslow, ME 04901
+1 207-873-7808
06:00 - 19:00
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Sun - Sat 06:00 - 19:00
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49 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We ordered the Gobblin Gourmet sandwich and in the half size which was perfect for us to share. French fries were awesome and of course we bought a Big Whoopie Pie for dessert for tonight, tomorrow night and the next night. The whoopies are HUGE!

Thank Roccfroluke
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Big G's has long been a staple stop for my family when traveling through Waterville. Sandwiches are the main fare, although the fries and wings are also good. Watch out, the hot wings are VERY hot. The sandwiches all have clever names and are of a wide variety, all with fresh ingredients. Make sure to grab a bag of the... More 

Thank Curtis L
Fairfield, Maine
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19 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My family loves Big G's. One of our favorites is the Barack Obama: pulled pork, slaw, cheese and fries. My husband loves their grilled Reuben. Their chicken waffle sandwich is pretty tasty, too.

Thank porkslapgirl
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

Great sandwiches !!! Happy Staff says it all.... innovative sandwiches for everyone with many choices Not gourmet but still good. Highly recommended !.

Thank thomassM81MG
Bowdoinham, Maine
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41 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

We went for breakfast. You order at the window and go get your food when it's done. I got an omelet that wasn't that good but everyone else at the table got eggs with bacon- I would do that another time. I don't eat bread but my husband said the toast had the yeasty taste of homemade and thought it... More 

Thank Walkers44
Mount Pleasant, Texas
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18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

My family is in our cabin in the North woods of Maine every summer. We can't wait for a Big G's lunch date. The half sandwiches are hard to finish, so be sure to come hungry. It's hard to decide, as the menu is boundless, and the massive home made bread is so tempting. Choose a pre-named sandwich or make... More 

Thank Rosa6149
Winslow, Maine
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Wonderful creative sandwiches. Very big! Order a half. Bread made daily. Everything big. Big whoopie pies, big muffins, big food!

Thank Weatherornot2002
Skowhegan, Maine
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

First they do not take anything but cash. ATM at front door. Homemade hash is like potted meat soggy, ground fine and no taste. Eggs overcooked. Bread was old and fell apart when picked up. My thought is people like the amount of food you get but the quality of the food is not as important. All I can say... More 

Thank TJVilla
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76 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

See above! Great portions! Tremendous variety! This is the most wonderful sideline sandwich restaurant I have ever been to. Had a Ruben that was as good as any New York Deli. Clean and very busy

Thank soogiemoogie
Mercer ME
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22 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016

Love their sandwiches (rather the half sandwiches). Even the half is enough for two meals. Always enjoy taking someone there for their first visit.

Thank hfhv24

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 10
American, Delicatessen
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
06:00 - 19:00
06:00 - 19:00
06:00 - 19:00
06:00 - 19:00
06:00 - 19:00
06:00 - 19:00
06:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 581 Benton Avenue, Winslow, ME 04901
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Winslow
  • Phone Number: +1 207-873-7808

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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?