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The Boon Island Ale House - CLOSED

124 Post Rd, Wells, ME 04090-3802
+1 207-641-8489
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good18%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
30 Jul 2015
“Not the best”
17 Mar 2015
“Not something I'd recommend”
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
124 Post Rd, Wells, ME 04090-3802
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11 - 20 of 199 reviews

Reviewed 20 August 2014 via mobile

We stay in Ogunquit every summer and are always on the lookout for a decent restaurant that is not about taking advantage of summer tourist. Well we are happy to say this restaurant is the real deal.Pub menu.Good food and service.

Thank PBSalem
Reviewed 15 August 2014

We were looking for a place for our wedding, and for our wedding dinner. We were looking for a place that would be fun, relaxed, and affordable. Being as this was our second wedding, we wanted to have the actual wedding ceremony and an intimate...More

2  Thank Judy M
Reviewed 13 August 2014

Stopped in this past weekend for dinner and sat at the bar. The bartenders remembered us from our visit back in May! They even remembered our conversation! Love the beer choices and the buffalo chicken sandwich with onion rings. Boon Island will always be on...More

1  Thank Msmymny
Reviewed 7 August 2014 via mobile

This place was one if the nicest places and one of the best meals we had in the Wells/Ogunquit area. The staff were very friendly. For a family of five there were good options for the kids too. AND in Sunday nights a magician walks...More

1  Thank Batterie5
Reviewed 7 August 2014

I are at Boon Island a couple weeks ago and had a great experience. From the hostess when I walked in, my server and the owner who came to check on my experience. I started off with the clam chowder and then had the cheeseburger...More

Thank Jason F
Reviewed 5 August 2014

Very jolly, with an unpretentious basic menu, certainly all you'd need in order to enjoy a few drinks and some American food. They know how to mix a Bloody Mary, and my fried calamari starter could have fed the whole restaurant! Great burgers. All in...More

1  Thank Alastair C
Reviewed 3 August 2014

The food was fresh and delicious. The service was good. They had a magician doing some tricks for the kids. Nothing bad to say about this place! I had the best dinner while in Maine.

3  Thank Anne D
Reviewed 27 July 2014

I ate at BIA last Summer and had to come back because my blue cheese gnocchi was so delicious. This time we came in to more of a pub then fine dining which I had anticipated. The menu is very different, more bar food including...More

1  Thank Kellieord
Reviewed 26 July 2014

The service was dreadful, the waiter was more interested in the hostess than his customers. The drinks were watered down and overpriced, and the food was passable at best. Tourist Trap at best, definitely won't go back or recommend it to anyone. Lets see what...More

1  Thank Brian S
Reviewed 22 July 2014

Our waitress was great. We all had a great meal. If you have never had lobster on your burger, y'all need to try it. So good. A magician wandered around to entertain and the kids were kept busy with the fun. We enjoyed!

1  Thank mooseren
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
4:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 124 Post Rd, Wells, ME 04090-3802
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Wells
  • Phone Number: +1 207-641-8489
Casual, Comfortably Elegant Chef Inspired Restaurant with a Nautical flare.
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