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7 S Main St, Mechanic Falls, ME 04256-5501
+1 207-345-9089
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South Paris, Maine
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10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

I have been here multiple times. The food is average. The prices are great. I like the lunches over the breakfasts. The fried haddock is the best thing I have had there. The service is ok. It's crowded.

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Thank Mamaz6054
Salem, Massachusetts
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32 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

Kathy's diner has been around for decades and the food is simply good and tasty. I loved the homemade bread for breakfast. Highly recommend.

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Thank Rob L
Mechanic Falls, Maine
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81 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 February 2016

If you want expensive breakfast food served like an assembly line with touristy plate names, stay on Route 26 when heading north to your ski lodge or casino visit. If you want awesome homemade breakfast food for very reasonable prices served quickly with a personal smile, take a right on Route 11 and stop at the next traffic light, Kathy's... More 

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Thank TAFCRacer
Carrabassett Valley, Maine
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30 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2016

A place "the locals" know about and frequent. Good food, good service. Basic comfort food on a daily changing menu board.

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Thank Roy F
Poland, Maine
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74 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2015

I have looked forward to visiting Kathy's when coming to Maine in the past. Old friends greet each other and the food was very reasonable and basic but good. I now live nearby and my family insists on going every Saturday. The attititude of the woner has become a problem. We have heard him yelling and friends have heard him... More 

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Saco, Maine
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2015

My brother and I on Saturday mornings take a motorcycle ride to find small local restaurants to have breakfast. This is one of the good ones. Small and quaint. Coffee is excellent and they are there to fill the cup constantly. I ordered Kielbasa and eggs but they were out of the Kielbasa. They replaced with steak tips. I would... More 

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Thank Triumphs4Breakfast
Largo, Florida
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149 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2015

Comfort food for breakfast, real maple syrup, tiny restaurant , got a seat right away, went in mid week, waitress was friendly, nothing to complain about here!

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Thank dwrn54
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201 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2015 via mobile

Don't stop here if it looks busy. We came for breakfast. It was full but we got a seat right away and it didn't take too long to order but we are now here an hour wAiting for an omelette and an egg sandwich. Hold on...the food came. Munch munch munch. The food is good, fresh, well prepared but not... More 

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Thank Tjshade
boston,ma
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 June 2015 via mobile

Amazing breakfast! Food is delicious, and sometimes there are cinnamon rolls....to die for! Great food, great prices!

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Thank momofthreechickies
Mechanic Falls, Maine
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 May 2015

Kathy's is a very small local restaurant. The food is delcious and you get lots of it for a low price.

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Thank jen c

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 S Main St, Mechanic Falls, ME 04256-5501
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Mechanic Falls
  • Phone Number: +1 207-345-9089

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?