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Madelyn's Drive In

495 N Deer Isle Rd, Deer Isle, ME 04627-3436
+1 207-348-9444
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Overview
  • Excellent36%
  • Very good45%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible6%
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“burger” (8 reviews)
“ice cream” (5 reviews)
“haddock” (8 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Fast food
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495 N Deer Isle Rd, Deer Isle, ME 04627-3436
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1 - 10 of 44 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

This has been our go to place for about 5/6yrs now coming here to the island. I’m not sure what’s has happened as I was told it’s now under new ownership which is really sad. I’m hoping it will get better as time goes on?...More

Thank spearkaren
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

  The only thing I can say is... DON'T GO! It was terrible...I spent almost $50 for meal that we threw away. Save your money.  The shrimp were totally inedible. And the fries greasy. The potato salad was only potatoes and miracle whip. Chicken burgers...More

1  Thank TOTOBY
Reviewed September 13, 2017

This is a take out place with a restroom in the back. Outdoor seating with tacky plastic flowers in the planters. I had the steak sandwich with a side of fries and my wife had the tuna melt. All were very good.

1  Thank Donald N
Reviewed September 9, 2017 via mobile

Food was delicious. The staff did a good noon prices was fair and average. No view but a nice playground for children.Alot of locals eat here so that is always a great sign. Seasonal open but looked forward to when they open up.

Thank Elwood C
Reviewed September 6, 2017 via mobile

We thought that we were stopping for a quick lunch, but when our order came, we realized that it would take awhile! We got a BLT which was huge and delicious and the burger of the day. Little did we know that it was more...More

Thank hubcondo
Reviewed August 10, 2017

Mostly local clientele. Best Lobster Roll and Price. Everything is done well. Outdoor eating at picnic tables. There's a bit of a wait for your food, but no other restaurants of this genre in Maine where I've eaten compare on price or quality. Lobster roll...More

3  Thank NickB-0001
Reviewed July 10, 2017

Madelyn's has a wide menu from fish to burgers and more ice cream dishes than you can eat in a summer. There is a pleasant back yard with tables shaded by trees, and a steady flow of tourists and locals.

1  Thank JMLVermont
Reviewed May 17, 2017 via mobile

It's always good, fresh fried seafood and a pretty extensive menu, something for everyone! Great for families and a wonderful kid place, they have a playground and ice cream!

2  Thank lobsterdog
Reviewed September 11, 2016

Wonderful crab and lobster salad plates in addition to fri,died offerings. . Kids lunch box. Play area for kids and lots of outdoor tables near by. Clean rest room.

Thank olderenttraveler
Reviewed September 1, 2016

This is now pretty much the only place on the island where we go to eat, usually ordering take-out and eating on our deck, although there is plenty of room at their picnic tables and a great playground for kids. It's the best fish burger...More

Thank Katherine p
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    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 495 N Deer Isle Rd, Deer Isle, ME 04627-3436
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  DownEast and Acadia Maine  >  Deer Isle
  • Phone Number: +1 207-348-9444
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