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Mike's Clam Shack

) #9 of 45 Restaurants in Wells €€ - €€€ American, , Seafood
1150 Post Rd, Wells, ME 04090-4502
+1 207-646-5999
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good29%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“clam chowder” (139 reviews)
“seafood” (208 reviews)
“scallops” (82 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Soups, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
1150 Post Rd, Wells, ME 04090-4502
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381 - 390 of 1,239 reviews

Reviewed 28 September 2015

First time here. 4 couples, Sat. Nite. 6:45P Seated in 10 mins. Server (Lindsey) excellent. From apps to meals all delivered as ordered and in timely order for a very crowded restaurant. Everything was excellent and affordable. Highly recommend.

Thank Jfmipak
Reviewed 28 September 2015 via mobile

Staying in area for weekend. Inn keeper recommended. Service very good, waitress attentive and humorous. Food okay. I had clam cakes which seemed to be over cooked and flavorless. Could be i just made a poor choice.

Thank weare51
Reviewed 28 September 2015

A little pricey but casual dining. A lot of seafood dishes. Sandwiches. Lunch size menu.some dishes are pricey but good.

Thank sherry c
Reviewed 28 September 2015

We enjoyed Mikes so well we ate there twice! Very busy place and they load up early. Ate at bar 1st night to avoid a long wait for a table. Portions are large and service is fast. The bar section has tables as well as...More

Thank Tlittle2004
Reviewed 24 September 2015

WONDERFUL place with free entertainment. We stopped in for drinks and desert but saw some nice looking food coming out to the diners.

Thank massm
Reviewed 24 September 2015

Long.. Long wait for table Mostly fried seafood... great boiled lobster. Service for good. It was our first night in town and the hotel recommended Mike's. Not a bad choice. Worth a trip.

Thank Bea S
Reviewed 23 September 2015

The food as always very good, but I miss the smaller version of Mikes and wait staff is happy as always. Just a little "OLD" fashion is all

Thank MarkA60
Reviewed 23 September 2015

This was our first stop the first night of our vacation and we were not disappointed. The fried clams were excellent as was the lobster chowder.

Reviewed 22 September 2015

We went close to opening time and got seated quickly. We loved our seafood selections and only regret that we didn't get one more opportunity to dine there again. The fried scallops and haddock were about as good as it can get, and the coconut...More

Thank dickjacques
Reviewed 22 September 2015

Food and service is never a disappointment. Clam chowder is very good. Clam chowder is best in New England.

Thank Marilyn M
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
are larger portions of Lobster role available on request
22 October 2016|
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Response from WestSide19 | Reviewed this property |
I believe they have two sizes of lobster rolls.
keith p
are you open year round?
8 August 2016|
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Response from eeldredg | Reviewed this property |
We close in January to February for renovations and through cleaning
I heard You serve breakfast Any Information would be helpful especially on Sunday morning
8 July 2016|
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Response from Greta R | Reviewed this property |
Never had breakfast there. Have no idea if they serve that meal.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
07:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:30
07:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1150 Post Rd, Wells, ME 04090-4502
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Wells
  • Phone Number: +1 207-646-5999
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