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Slates Restaurant & Bakery

167 Water St, Hallowell, ME 04347-1356
+1 207-622-9575
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good25%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (30 reviews)
“crepes” (13 reviews)
“pasta” (16 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
167 Water St, Hallowell, ME 04347-1356
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I helped a friend celebrate a birthday a couple of weeks ago. I had not been in Slates since they moved a little over a year ago. I love the new atmosphere! There are more "nooks and crannies" to this space. It was a Saturday...More

Thank forshara
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

An impromptu discovery. Hallowell was unknown to us but for name. Place is a little gem. Slate is on the short core 18th-19th century commercial strip at river edge. First saw bakery and got nice quiches and bread for eating following day. Then decided to...More

Thank Mark B
Reviewed 31 January 2018 via mobile

Had spectacular dinner with friends. Tenderloin was done to perfection. Desserts and drinks par excellence. Service was excellent too and the place was really buzzin and fun!!! Love this place every time we go.

Thank sadler8613
Reviewed 20 November 2017

Slates is my family's go to special occasion restaurant. We celebrate birthdays, anniversaries, family loss days etc here. It has a special magical quality about it that keeps us returning year after year. Great inventive food, wonderful service in a quaint setting, what more could...More

Thank frando89
Reviewed 16 November 2017

Bought a peach ginger scone, a ginger cookie, and a giant date square. Very good. Wish the goth girl behind the counter was a little friendlier, but she did her job, so whatever.

Thank Mark W
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Went to Slates recently to celebrate a friend's birthday. Loved the warm, comfortable decor. The staff was welcoming and inviting, courteous and attentive. The food was good and arrived quickly. A very fun, positive experience. Definitely worth checking out.

Thank Tracy C
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

Read good reviews so we stopped in. Very simple, easy review.... 10 out of 10. Bloody Mary was spot on as were chicken pot pie and service. Very nice spot for lunch and will make a point to return.

Thank JoeMorenzi
Reviewed 6 September 2017

I grew up in the area and always make time for a stop on my visits back home, usually for Sunday brunch. It was busy, so we had a bit of a wait, but it was well worth it. My fiancee and I started with...More

Thank tammy1365
Reviewed 2 September 2017

We were dining with old friends and so I didn't want a make a fuss, but let me tell you about my experience. Our server was fine and solved my issue, however, the experience was not worth the price. My husband and I both ordered...More

Thank Cavi
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

Massive chicken salad croissant but way too much celery for my taste. Curried chicken salad with apples is better per my dining partner, Interesting art work on the walls is for sale.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 167 Water St, Hallowell, ME 04347-1356
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Hallowell
  • Phone Number: +1 207-622-9575
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