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1637 Post Rd, Wells, ME 04090-4608
+1 207-646-3355
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  • Excellent89%
  • Very good7%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“duck” (69 reviews)
“bread” (106 reviews)
“fudge pie” (19 reviews)
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5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. Hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
1637 Post Rd, Wells, ME 04090-4608
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Reviewed June 12, 2016

My wife and I usually travel to Wells to have dinner at Joshua's a few times per year. In our opinion Joshua's is the BEST North of Boston and number one in the State of Maine. Barbara who is the hostess is an owner with...More

Thank Jeff C
Reviewed June 7, 2016

My mistake was not making a reservation when placing my hotel reservation so I was told by someone who last summer had a wonderful meal at this place. The stuffed-chicken with serrano ham was so moist . They are known for their Cosmopolitan's made with...More

Thank SJBA64
Reviewed June 4, 2016 via mobile

Honestly, I don't know where to begin. Every morsel that passed through my lips was excellent. I started with the recommended strawberry and rhubarb cosmo. Excellent!. The bread is baked fresh everyday and we had 3 different ones. The walnut dried apricot bread was beyond...More

1  Thank Alice C
Reviewed June 1, 2016 via mobile

This is by far the best restaurant in the southern Maine area! The food is top notch and the service is amazing! I think you are missing out if you don't put this fine restaurant on your bucket list!!!

Thank Paula B
Reviewed May 31, 2016

Friendly welcome to a charming restaurant.Very nice service and superior food! All made in house.....fair prices and good portions.Tried appetizers,salads,chowder and local Halibut .Even saved room for homemade desserts and homemade ice cream too. I won't list each item we had......because everything was so delicious!...More

1  Thank kenneth b
Reviewed May 25, 2016 via mobile

A refreshing change from all the seafood restaurants in Wells. Very classy with great food and service.

Thank clarrage4
Reviewed May 24, 2016

Joshua's was an amazing restaurant. The whole experience was outstanding. I had planned a weekend for a "big" birthday and wanted to have a "special" dinner. Joshua's was the perfect place. Our server, Jen, took great care of us. She made the experience very comfortable...More

1  Thank jjdshopper
Reviewed May 23, 2016 via mobile

Can not say enough wonderful things about this place. Excellent food, unbelievable service and a unique, elegant location.

2  Thank OfficialReviewer71
Reviewed May 22, 2016

I had always wanted to go here and when a friend suggested we meet there I was thrilled. It turned out to be the perfect place to catch up with an old friend. The atmosphere is relaxed and friendly. The food was delicious and the...More

Thank Gladmom51
Reviewed May 16, 2016

My wife and I simply love this restaurant. We always celebrate birthdays and our anniversary here. Barbara & Mort, the owners are such wonderful people. Mort is often seen visiting each table and getting to know new customers or chatting with the regular customers. It...More

Thank maineyankee074
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Questions & Answers
August 14, 2017|
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Response from Tom B | Reviewed this property |
Yes they usually have the Lobster Pie, although the it is special. As a lot of the menu they only serve it if it's fresh. You will love the lobster pie as it comes in a flakey home made crust with just lobster. Vegetables... More
Linda J
April 1, 2017|
Response from marie s | Reviewed this property |
Call the restaurant to ask....I am not sure..
November 1, 2016|
Response from ZeroTTZero | Reviewed this property |
When my wife and I had dinner there about two weeks ago, they were planning on closing on November 1st for renovations. They were not taking any reservations until January because they did not know how long the renovations... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1637 Post Rd, Wells, ME 04090-4608
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Wells
  • Phone Number: +1 207-646-3355
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