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Mike's Clam Shack

1150 Post Rd, Wells, ME 04090-4502
+1 207-646-5999
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good29%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“clam chowder” (152 reviews)
“seafood” (230 reviews)
“scallops” (92 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1150 Post Rd, Wells, ME 04090-4502
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Reviewed 19 June 2016 via mobile

Very good clam chowder, great margaritas. Food consistently good, atmosphere nice, typical Maine. Has good specials for lobster on occasion.

1  Thank Jackiesrich
Reviewed 15 June 2016 via mobile

We come here every time we come to Maine, and we are never disappointed. I always get the Hawaiian baked haddock with rice and salad with their homemade dill dressing. My husband and son have gotten everything from a burger to chicken to fried seafood...More

Thank Lynn M
Reviewed 13 June 2016 via mobile

This place is a great place to eat. The food, although very pricey, is fabulous and you get a huge portion. Definitely worth the money!!

Thank Lisa G
Reviewed 13 June 2016

The food we had was top notch but our waitress was not. The couple we were with (in their 80's) asked her what sides there was and she told them it was in the menue. She then proceeded to rhym them off so fast that...More

Thank suzannelever
Reviewed 12 June 2016

I had loved this restaurant when it was at the smaller location. On this visit, our server had no personality and was not attentive. Our food was overfried and rubbery. We ordered fried mushrooms and they were huge. After letting them cool off, we bit...More

Thank mcqueenbee
Reviewed 12 June 2016 via mobile

Clam chowder wonderful, have bought their packaged clam chowder to take home, it's wonderful, have served it to family. Last up bought 2 more to have on hand will be making shortly

Thank Jonna B
Reviewed 12 June 2016 via mobile

Baked seafood sampler was good. You can definitely tell it is fresh seafood. My husband had special scallop and clam stuffed sole which he liked as well. Appetizer of seafood stuffed mushrooms- better ones at Red Lobster.

Thank My Linn S
Reviewed 11 June 2016

Very busy place but fast paced so you get your meal in a timely fashion. The lobster was delicious (first time I've had lobster)

Thank bnarolis
Reviewed 10 June 2016 via mobile

We have been here many times over the years. The menu is big, so you can get almost anything a family restaurant might list with all the seafood treats. We were a bit late arriving on a Thursday night and were trying as usual to...More

Thank Greta R
Reviewed 8 June 2016 via mobile

This place was recommended by the hotel staff when we checked in and we enjoyed it so much we returned two more times during our one week vacation! The clam chowder is not to be missed, the best I have tried in all of Maine!...More

Thank Trisha J
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Questions & Answers
21 October 2016|
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Response from WestSide19 | Reviewed this property |
I believe they have two sizes of lobster rolls.
keith p
8 August 2016|
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Response from eeldredg | Reviewed this property |
We close in January to February for renovations and through cleaning
7 July 2016|
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Response from Greta R | Reviewed this property |
Never had breakfast there. Have no idea if they serve that meal.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:30 PM
7:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1150 Post Rd, Wells, ME 04090-4502
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Wells
  • Phone Number: +1 207-646-5999
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