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Cockpit Cafe

199 Airport Rd, Sanford, ME 04073-2429
+1 207-324-7332
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good22%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“pancakes” (5 reviews)
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199 Airport Rd, Sanford, ME 04073-2429
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Quality service. Quality Eats. Kitchen is fast, seating is where you want, staff is friendly. We eat here regularly for weekend breakfast. Always satisfied. Remember, cash only.

Thank Karrie M
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Went for lunch with hubs. Ordered food to share. Greek salad was huge, the dressing was very good, and lots of feta cheese. The Amelia Earhart sandwich was very good. Toasted bread with garlicky mayo, roast beef, cheese and tomato. Very different and very good....More

Thank Susan S
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

First time eating here and will go back. Pancakes and full egg breakfast and coffees under $15. Fast service and pleasant staff. Pancake short stack of 2 was a lot. Homemade bread was a good choice with eggs. Only disappointment were the cubed institutional home...More

Thank redjeep14
Reviewed 23 July 2017

I have flown into Sanford airport three times in order to eat at this restaurant. Pilots call this the "100 dollar hamburger" but it is very popular here and at other airport restaurants. During the week, the restaurant is supposed to be open until 2:00...More

Thank Doodybutch
Reviewed 13 July 2017

We have been going here for about 20 years every summer... simply the best breakfast in town! This is the only place I will order Eggs Benedict! Its that good! Friendly staff too and a great view of the airplanes... kids especially enjoy that!

Thank mustdewit
Reviewed 1 April 2017

I love saying, "I'm off to the Airport for breakfast". We sit next to the big windows overlooking the airport and watch small planes taxi in from the runways to have breakfast here. The food is good and the staff friendly.

1  Thank CaroleDearborn
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Best breakfast in the Sanford/Wells area. Reasonably priced. Very busy restaurant, but turnover is quick.

1  Thank Button143
Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

We knew there was a restaurant in the area but couldn't find it, so we asked two men on the side of the road and they told us that a great place for breakfast was the cockpit cafe at the Sanford Airport. What w great...More

1  Thank Barbara O
Reviewed 1 October 2016

The Cockpit Cafe is a step back in time to just after WWII with all types of WWII memorabilia displayed. Quaint and fun! They serve the best breakfast in town and the bonus is watching the planes fly in and take off. GREAT spot!

1  Thank shnot
Reviewed 19 September 2016

I've been stopping here for more than 25 years. I don't want to say how great it is because then everyone will know....and lines on the weekends will be longer! Delicious huge pancakes, fluffy scrambled eggs, grilled English muffins, homemade corned beef hash better than...More

1  Thank Diana R
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Response from Desertis | Reviewed this property |
Never bought them but quess would be pretty certain they do.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
07:00 - 12:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 12:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 199 Airport Rd, Sanford, ME 04073-2429
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Sanford
  • Phone Number: +1 207-324-7332
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