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Bolley's Famous Franks

38 Water St, Hallowell, ME 04347-1431
+1 207-622-2951
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good27%
  • Average29%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“donuts” (8 reviews)
“onion rings” (4 reviews)
“hamburger” (2 reviews)
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07:00 - 20:00 Hours
38 Water St, Hallowell, ME 04347-1431
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Reviewed 2 February 2018

While staying in Hallowell, we ate here several times. The food is great, the prices reasonable and the folks who run it are friendly. I will go out of my way to stop here for lunch, we like it so much!

Thank jillkelly777
Reviewed 22 January 2018

One of our best local hot dog places but have not fear they also have other menu items. They also have great pastries.

Thank Edwin_WChelsea
Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

They have excellent skinless hotdogs and other great food options. They make their own fresh pastries daily. My favorite is the chili cheese dogs with onions. Their prices are very reasonable and the staff is friendly. It's a great local place to eat.

Thank Tammy C
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

My friend recommended that we stop for hot dogs at Bolley’s. We ordered the “Famous Franks” which have the natural casing and ordered it with the works, which included mustard, relish, and onions on a steamed bun. The hot dogs were very good. Excellent onion...More

Thank John C
Reviewed 16 October 2017

The wife had on her bucket list for our trip to Maine was a Maine hot dog. The lady at the Maine State Museum Gift Shop recommended Bolley's and she did not steer us wrong. She said they were the best and we agree. The...More

Thank MHP8473
Reviewed 29 January 2017

Small but cozy and wonderful atmosphere. The staff and owners are very friendly. The food comes quick and good portions. I love the fries, onion rings, chili dogs and homemade pastries. You can have regular hot dogs or skinless. Excellent everything. Highly recommend.

Thank tam1972
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Hot dogs and onion rings are simply put fantastic. I love their housemade desserts and donuts. They are always busy but worth the wait.

Thank Joanne M
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Quakertown, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Both my husband and I got the hotdog basket. The fries are homemade and some of the best we've ever had.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 14 October 2016

From my favorite, the cinnamon home made donuts to shrimp dinners to classic breakfasts, this popular local eatery is always hopping. You order at the counter and either stand around for take out, or sit at one of the few tables and wait. There is...More

Thank Tim O
Reviewed 13 September 2016

If you want delicious Franco-American desserts and donuts, this is the place to go. You might even want to start with dessert. But don't miss out on their real cheeseburgers (no frozen, pre-formed patties here) and assorted hot dogs, as well as dishes like home-made...More

Thank Mary D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
05:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 38 Water St, Hallowell, ME 04347-1431
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Hallowell
  • Phone Number: +1 207-622-2951
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