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Thomaston Cafe

154 Main St, Thomaston, ME 04861-3810
+1 207-354-8589
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good29%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
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“lunch” (29 reviews)
“crab cakes” (9 reviews)
“haddock” (11 reviews)
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Seafood, American, Bar, Pub, Wine Bar, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
154 Main St, Thomaston, ME 04861-3810
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Reviewed 14 October 2017

Was traveling in Rockland and wanted to take by mom to a quaint cafe. Our lunch was made by the chef/owner. We both had salads that were prefect with steak cooked to perfection. Wine was cold and service was perfect.

Thank A D
Reviewed 13 October 2017

Stopped here for lunch. Quaint little place on Route 1. Menu is really fun if you like everything (like me). I usually get the special whatever it is. This time it was a Ham/Cheese and Clam Chowder. My wife had a Goat Cheese salad. Excellent,...More

Thank Corum4547
Reviewed 10 October 2017

I made reservation after viewing the reviews and I was confident I had made the right choice . I invited two more couples to join us for dinner. OMG what a mistake. Every single one of us had a terrible dinner. All of us! No...More

Thank Francesco I
Kate M, Owner at Thomaston Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 November 2017

I apologize for your experience under the previous ownership. I purchased the Café 2 weeks ago and have a new Chef. I hope you and your dinner guests will give us another chance. Thank you.

Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

I haven't been to the Thomaston Bistro and Bakery since it changed hands a number of years ago, but we stopped there for lunch today. The inside decor is basically unchanged, but the food is much improved. We each had a very simple BLT and...More

Thank NWRob
Reviewed 20 September 2017

We had a lovely dinner in this cozy café. The food was delicious. The scallops were fresh and creatively prepared. The menu was small but offered a good variety of choices. Our server was friendly and attentive. We were so happy that we found this...More

Thank SusanCliftonPark_NY
ryan j, Owner at Thomaston Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2017

Thank you so much. We are glad you found us.

Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

Great food. I had a Madame croque. Such good service and lots of room to talk and enjoy one another. In one of my very favorite towns in Maine, Thomaston.

Thank egjones
Reviewed 25 August 2017

We were recommended by a friend who lives locally. We both landed on the croque madames. Were classic sandwich and came with a large side salad. Service was very friendly. Food was good and prompt. A good lunch stop

Thank MikeBirdman
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

We were between activities and didn't want to get too far off the main road, but had a hungry baby and needed to stop. When the Thomaston Cafe appeared at a traffic light, we quickly pulled in. Good choice! So friendly, great service, small town...More

Thank gardengirl33909
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

In a storefront in downtown Thomaston, fresh local fare, well prepared. Good local craft beers. Service was fine. An excellent choice for a relaxing lunch.

Thank Peter B
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Had chicken saltambucca and was excellent. Returned for a second visit and had a haddock dish excellent as well.

Thank Kerin R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$26
Seafood, American, Bar, Pub, Wine Bar, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 154 Main St, Thomaston, ME 04861-3810
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Mid Coast Maine  >  Thomaston
  • Phone Number: +1 207-354-8589
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Reopened October 25, 2017 with new Owner, Chef and menus. Join us for Thursday Burger Night and Prime Rib every Friday Night. Locally sourced foods with fresh baked goods. Specializing in local beef, lamb, and pork.
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