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15 Depot St, Freeport, ME 04032-1503
+1 207-865-6055
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun 12:00 - 22:00
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Augusta, Maine
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85 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 February 2017

Stopped here while shopping in Freeport. Large menu with excellent food. The service was quick, and friendly. Little on the expensive side.

Thank Zipride
Durham, Maine
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41 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 January 2017

Whether you eat in or get take out, you shouldn't be disappointed if you have food from here. The service is really good, staff is friendly, respectful and responsible. Good selection from the menu.

Thank snifflz1
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

I love the food and location. Best duck breast I've had. Staff has suffered since a couple people left. Went there only 8 people in the place. Staff saw me come in. Sat at the bar for 10 minutes and no one asked if I needed anything. They even came and delivers food and drinks to the parties on both... More 

Thank Theology19
Dominic P, Owner at Petrillo's, responded to this review

I am sorry for your bad experience here. If there is anything I can do to help please let me know. Your concerns have been addressed and we hope you will reconsider giving us another chance Dom More 

Boston, Massachusetts
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

Found this little gem after patronizing a brew pub for years on the other end of town as my go to lunch stop when we drive through this town known for the LL Bean store and al the other outlet stores around it. Above average Italian fare. Decent size portions, just enough to know you had lunch and can make... More 

Thank LP0307
west haven, ct
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30 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017

We attended a 60th birthday party and enjoyed the staff and the meal. They were wonderful in that the catered to those of us that try and stay away from gluten. Not ny or New Haven pizza but tasty even though. Salad was incredible. Lasagna wasnt only cheese, it had meat and the sauce was very good

Thank deg62us
Exeter, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017

If you are looking for an Italian restaurant, locally sourced vegetables and meat, cooked from scratch and delicious tasting food then this is the restaurant for you. Friendly welcome, reasonably priced and the locals hang out here.

Thank Maggie H
East Hartford, Connecticut
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441 reviews
246 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 214 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016

We were in the mood for pizza, so I consulted TA for what was around and we weren't disappointed (we were staying one night on a short visit to Maine). It is a small restaurant just slightly off the main road. It was busy, but as a party of two we were able to be quickly seated. The waitress was... More 

1 Thank KDAA
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

Great food as always, but that isn't what stood out on our last visit. It was the professionalism shown by the staff upon dealing with an extremely rude table. We were sitting next to them and I was utterly stunned with their utter lack of respect for another human being. All over a couple of dollars. The staff handled it... More 

1 Thank no8do2005
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51 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

Nice lunch stop..beats the regular fare in town. Long beer list including local tastes. Meatball sides are fantastic. Busy place.

Thank Ginnie R
Freeport, Maine
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016

generally good food. owner is a jerkto his employees so if you dont mind watching an egocentric boss humiliate his employees have at it

2 Thank cpete71420
Dominic P, Owner at Petrillo's, responded to this review

Ouch! I am sorry you feel that way. The responsibility of owner and chef is a big one. I do not think of myself as arrogant or egocentric as you described. I opened here 11 years ago and have had productive and mutually beneficial relationships with all of the hard working people I have been lucky enough to call co-workers. More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 Depot St, Freeport, ME 04032-1503
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Freeport
  • Phone Number: +1 207-865-6055

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