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Al's Diner

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87 Main St, Mars Hill, ME 04758-3400
+1 207-429-8186
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Concord
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Three of us stopped in on the way home on a recent Sunday morning. Brittany was our server. She provided very good service and was personable. The breakfast specials were excellent and the menu options looked very good. We'd go bad again.

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Maine
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219 reviews
132 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 211 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2016

Al's is an old-school diner, a throwback to yesteryear when the food was good, served by locals and people knew each other. A must visit.

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Ottawa, Canada
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245 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 159 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

We were looking for a real down-home breakfast and we got it. Rich fried to perfection eggs, delectable home fries, and succulent sausages. All topped up with excellent coffee. Pleasant service in a real small-town atmosphere. GReat!

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1 Thank Diverdan28
Ponder, Texas
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51 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

A lobster BLT ! Friendly staff a wide variety in a cozy diner. It was a fortunate decision to stop here.

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1 Thank Dave R
Blaine, Maine
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8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

Love the food, they offer something for everyone. I recommend the Turkey Club Melt, best sandwich on the menu. The deserts are all excellent. My favorite is the graham cracker pie.

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1 Thank Shelby S
Manchester, New Hampshire
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215 reviews
151 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

We were on the road early in the morning and struck out on a couple other places that were closed. Al's opens at 5 am which worked out well. The menu is fairly basic, but covers the breakfast standards. We both ordered omelets, which were well prepared and full of ingredients. Prices were very reasonable and the omelets included coffee.... More 

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1 Thank Bden99
Loleta, California, United States
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27 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

My husband and I ate breakfast here.. They serve it ALL DAY... 2 eggs, bacon, home fries and home made bread.. $6.50.. The potatoes are sourced locally as well as the blueberries for the pancakes. The servers and customer's were all very friendly and full of conversation! !!

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1 Thank bnelson2180
Florenceville-Bristol, Canada
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7 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 March 2016

Really great food in an older style restaurant. The service was quick and the food was really great.

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1 Thank fruff2016
Mars Hill, Maine
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2015

I did not get what I ordered the first time but the second time after returning the food they got it right I guess. I do not like speaking ill of any restaurant just merely stating a fact. Sometimes when you come into the establishment your waitress may not great you with a smile because you may be interfering with... More 

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Lancaster Co, Pa
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26 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2015

We came to Mars Hill for the first time last week and needed a place for breakfast. This diner was across the street so we tried it. We liked it and went back again the next morning. Very good service and good food. Will go again when we get in that area.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Diner
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 87 Main St, Mars Hill, ME 04758-3400
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Mars Hill
  • Phone Number: +1 207-429-8186

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