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1912 Cafe

95 Main St, L.L. Bean Flagship Store, Freeport, ME 04032-1217
+1 207-865-6660
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good38%
  • Average15%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (22 reviews)
“wraps” (14 reviews)
“black watch” (5 reviews)
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9:00 AM - 7:00 PMAll hours
American, Cafe, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
95 Main St, L.L. Bean Flagship Store, Freeport, ME 04032-1217
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Reviewed 26 November 2017

A limited menu selection: wraps, sandwiches and soups, but the food's good. A bit on the pricey side. On a nice day you can sit outside on the patio.

Thank S4203RWdavidp
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Not many good sandwich places in Freeport. We live nearby and on trips to town, choose the 1912 cafe for its fresh food and coffee. We go frequently, but usually a bit later for lunch because it is small and attracts many people, with good...More

Thank juli368
Reviewed 21 October 2017

First off, this is not a large restaurant with 30 mass produced items to pick from. It is lovely small cafe with a few yummy and fresh choices and great staff. On that note, we each had a sandwich - one was a wrap (the...More

Thank Momof2inMaine
Reviewed 15 October 2017

I was disappointed in this cafe, while the food was good the menu was limited. There was limited seating inside and it was crowded at the counter as you ordered and then waited for your number to be called. There were tables outside also.

Thank 423betteh
Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

The lovely wife and I had lunch here mid shopping spree. In the Oakley shop we asked for a recommendation for somewhere to grab a sandwich and all the staff there agreed 1912 is the best local spot. We plumped for a salad and a...More

Thank Dave B
Reviewed 1 September 2017

We stopped in Freeport to visit LL Bean. We needed lunch. The 1912 cafe is right inside the main LL Bean building. There was no line when we visited at about 2 PM. We opted for what is known as the Natural Salad. It had...More

Thank BobHLeverett
Reviewed 25 August 2017

My husband was shopping at LL Bean and I had a few minutes to spare. I went to the cafe and had the best crab and corn chowder. I had a bowl and it was delicious. The serving was generous and the price was not...More

Thank Princess095
Reviewed 25 August 2017

We had a great lunch here while shopping at the LL Bean campus - fresh, and tasty. The cafe especially excels with its ice tea - the best around!

Thank explore with more
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

I already loved the wraps and breakfast sandwiches at 1912 café but when I learned the story of the owner and realized it was not owned by L.L. Bean I became even more of a fan. One of my favorite things to do is to...More

Thank Leahkheyman
Reviewed 23 July 2017

I really like their vegetarian sandwiches. they have a few different options, not the standard fare. not a huge selection but enough options. eat outside if you wish. right in llbean on the green.

Thank Mary m
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$14
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 95 Main St, L.L. Bean Flagship Store, Freeport, ME 04032-1217
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Freeport
  • Phone Number: +1 207-865-6660
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