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The Egg and I

Route 1, Wells, ME
+1 207-646-8777
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good24%
  • Average20%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“hash” (10 reviews)
“pancakes” (9 reviews)
“french toast” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
$$ - $$$
Route 1, Wells, ME
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1 - 10 of 78 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Yes, it can get crowded but wait staff is usually very responsive and food is good. If you come when there are 100 people waiting to get in it is not the same restaurant as it is in off season. My husband and I usually...More

Thank Rosalie1354
Reviewed 16 October 2017

Came here in the Summer of 1981 with my 2 yr old son. We just made it back this past weekend 2017. It was great in 1981 and still great in 2017. It has a brighter look then the older, yet very charming version. The...More

Thank hobbittravel
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

Okay breakfast. Eggs were cold. Standard pancakes and french toast. Great service. Restaurant is cash only which I felt was a huge drawback.

Thank Sam B
Reviewed 11 August 2017

Great breakfast here we always eat here for breakfast the food is good and freshly made and they have really good pancakes.

Thank VJR7
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

This is one of my favorite breakfast places in Maine. They always have pancake specials, as well as a wide variety of French toast, waffles, and healthy fair such as yogurt and fruit or oatmeal. The pancakes are different than most restaurants such as adding...More

Thank Lynn M
Reviewed 28 May 2017

Had to wait there were lots of people this Memorial weekend. The waitress was friendly and helpful. My cheese omelet was fluffy. The home fries were delicious as well as the cinnamon raisin bread. The waitress was attentive People were ordering pancakes and waffles which...More

Thank pkbehappy
Reviewed 21 January 2017

This place is very good and delicious. My family and I went here for the first time last year and I have to say the staff is so friendly and the food is amazing. The eggs Florentine is very good and so are the pancakes....More

Thank elitetraveler123
Reviewed 1 November 2016

Wonderful breakfast spot. Very reasonable prices. Family froendly. Been in business a long time and very friendly staff.

Thank adevoe70
Reviewed 1 November 2016

Very pricey for what you get and they don't accept cards it's cash only...so you wait in line only to find out it;s cash only but guess what...they have an ATM on site and you get to pay the Service Fee from your bank!

1  Thank terriegill915
Reviewed 26 October 2016

What a great place for breakfast or lunch as suits you timetable. Usually a line, but this efficient eatery moves things along. A line? if the food is great, service zippy and prices within new era reality word gets out. They do not take credit...More

Thank 421Chaz
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Route 1, Wells, ME
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Wells
  • Phone Number: +1 207-646-8777
Breakfast primarily
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