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Me Lon Togo

375 E Main St, Searsport, ME 04974-3107
+1 207-872-9146
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good9%
  • Average27%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible9%
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375 E Main St, Searsport, ME 04974-3107
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Reviewed August 31, 2018 via mobile

Ambience and amazing food! Our family thoroughly enjoyed our culinary visit to West Africa. Four course set meal with lots of choices. We brought a card game for our 12 year-old and played between courses. Such a beautiful family experience! Peanut chicken for our 12...More

Thank maeghanformaine
Reviewed August 12, 2018

I have only had the pleasure of enjoying a true African meal once and couldn't wait to experience Me Lon Togo. It was a hour drive, but well worth it. We began our meal with Plantain and Sweet Potato wedges with a spicy tomato salad...More

Thank foodie690
Reviewed August 2, 2018 via mobile

Driving down Rte 1, you can’t miss the bright blue building that houses Me Lon Togo (the old Nickerson Tavern). We had reservations at 5 pm, when they open, and were the first ones there. There were 2 people there, Joseph, the owner and chef,...More

Thank KarFox
Reviewed July 9, 2018

Finding Me Lon Tongo is quite a surprise on the coast of Maine. The African cooking is very tasty and not too far from our palate to make it difficult to eat. We tried a wide variety of options and liked them all. There is...More

Thank Etienne P
Reviewed May 20, 2018

When we offered to take my sister out for a special birthday dinner, Me Lon Togo was her firstchoice...she had read about it when it opened 6 months before. Owner/chef/bartender/host, Jordan Benissan, has reclaimed a crumbling old tavern and turned it into a true dining...More

Thank gloalyo
Reviewed January 17, 2018

This restaurant is for those who are looking for a truly unique flavors. We were a party of four (two were vegetarians) and we all loved it. I had the best salad I have ever had in my life.

Thank MamaBoomer
Reviewed November 12, 2017

Wonderful addition to mid coast Maine, service was pleasant and always in a timely manner. Owner check on us several times during our meal. Unique food selection with a much appreciated limited menue, will be back soon. Sailor 14

Thank Michael C
Reviewed September 15, 2017

The restaurant ambiance is great but needs work in kitchen and wait staff. As we entered, someone told us to seat ourselves?- not what we expect at a higher end restaurant in this area. It was 15 minutes before anyone came to our table and...More

Thank Karrie H
Reviewed September 2, 2017 via mobile

A historic home along a lovely country section on Route One just north of downtown Searsport. The style is welcoming and fuses West African art with Maine antiques and vintage dinnerware, fresh flowers and lacey napkins with candle light....sets the ambience for a truly special...More

1  Thank sailboatbride
Reviewed August 22, 2017 via mobile

We were sooooo looking forward to something different and good. Made a reservation and were greeted about five minutes after standing at the door with an offhand "oh, sit wherever you like." So we sat. And sat. And sat. I really don't need to go...More

1  Thank RockportME
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  • Address: 375 E Main St, Searsport, ME 04974-3107
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Mid Coast Maine  >  Searsport
  • Phone Number: +1 207-872-9146
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