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Olde Post Office Cafe

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366 Pond Rd, Mount Vernon, ME 04352-3014
+1 207-293-4978
Wed - Sun 07:00 - 14:30
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Mount Vernon, Maine
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44 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I love coming here for early morning coffee and muffins. I love listening to the bands in evenings during the summer months.

Thank rwillard2016
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92 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 January 2017

We drove through town and then back again. Decided to give it a try as they seemed to be the only ones open serving food. We were pleasantly surprised. Food was good, and so was the price. It was small inside but adquate.

Thank MichiganMadmoose
1 review
Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

I love coming here for lunch or brunch (coffee and pastries). The food is always delicious and filling.

Thank Amy J
Waterville, Maine
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

I love everything about this cafe! Reasonable prices, great homemade entrees and desserts, lots of selection, generous portions, friendly staff, good views....all in a little town that is a very pretty drive from Waterville!

Thank Triumphboat
Fairfield, Maine
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23 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

My husband and i decided to try the cafe after i had heard good things about it. We were the only ones there on a Friday morning. Very quiet and quaint. We sat in a pool of sunlight overlooking the lake. Absolutely lovely. My husband had the baked ham omelet. I had the raspberry jam stuffed French toast. Both were... More 

Thank porkslapgirl
Portland, Maine
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40 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 September 2016

Low key and simple, good food. Lunch is order at the counter and they'll bring it over when it's assembled. A very nice Reuben, with house-cured corned beef, was the star.

Thank Andy T
Martinsville, Virginia
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Open for breakfast and lunch daily but dinner only on Saturday now. I've only been for dinner and that was twice last summer and once this year. Their lobster roll is among the best I've ever had and it's plenty big. Has light mayo and some chopped celery. The sides are good and there is a reasonable selection of beer... More 

Thank GoodNamesUsurped
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

The olde post office cafe is my favorite place to eat breakfast. The food is consistently good. My favorite is the salmon scramble.

Thank Char M
Waterville, Maine
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125 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 July 2016

Mt Vernon is tucked away. A sleepy little town with a great place to eat. The street was lined with cars.Everyone was there to eat.You place your order at the counter they bring the food to your table. I got the last table on the small porch! All the plates looked tasty. I am so glad I chose the Lobster... More 

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Tampa Bay Area
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81 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 July 2016

On a recent trip to Maine some friends and I stopped in to OPOC for breakfast. I had the stuffed French toast and loved it. Others had omelets or breakfast sandwiches and everyone really enjoyed the food. The atmosphere was friendly and the staff pleasant. I would recommend it for anyone passing through the area.

Thank GatorFans

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 14:30
07:00 - 14:30
07:00 - 14:30
07:00 - 14:30
07:00 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 366 Pond Rd, Mount Vernon, ME 04352-3014
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Mount Vernon
  • Phone Number: +1 207-293-4978

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