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Billy's Chowder House

216 Mile Rd, Wells, ME 04090-4129
+1 207-646-7558
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good28%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“chowder” (269 reviews)
“clams” (163 reviews)
“seafood” (198 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
216 Mile Rd, Wells, ME 04090-4129
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Had the $1.00 per shrimp on Tuesday night. It was good. Went with the NY strip vs. seafood. It was average. Nice atmosphere.

Thank Troy R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had chowder to start, it was almost sour but ok. Wife’s scallops were terrific, my baked stuffed haddock not so much. Presentation not good either was taste, I would not order that again. We went during happy hour, great beer prices. So mixed reviews,...More

1  Thank v1960t
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We live very close to Billy's and ,in fact , my wife worked at that same location when it was "Lord's " when she was in high school and college. We go there on occasion mostly at lunch for salad & chowder. Our son lives...More

Thank jimmarg37
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We love the views of the Rachel Carson Wildlife Preserve from Billy's. The Chowder House bartenders make this restaurant a great place to spend time while visiting Wells for the day, it is both tasty and comfortable. They provide the best seafood you can find,...More

Thank Charles L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good food, reasonable prices and great service. We had a dinner once here. Scallops were delicious. Nice place to eat.

Thank Людмила Ф
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went to Billy's...wonderful experience start to finish. Great food from chowdah to apple crisp. Server Heather was outstanding and ensured a great experience. Flawlessly handling a serious allergy concern. If in Wells area go and ask for Heather.

1  Thank CapodePizza
Reviewed 20 March 2018

We had the chance to stop by for lunch appetizers and cocktails. It was March, so technically off-season, but Billy's had a good crowd for the season. Not mobbed, but definitely lively. It was the first day of spring, so one of the specials was...More

1  Thank ccm02139
Reviewed 13 March 2018

yummy small baked haddock and green beans, and the garen salad . great food and great sevice and always riendly

Thank George L
Reviewed 6 March 2018

We were driving home from Portland, ME and found this restaurant along the way. It was a great find. The waitress, Jillian G was very professional. The food was excellent and prepared to perfection. Their clam chowder was as advertised excellent tasting. My wife enjoyed...More

Thank Bob C
Reviewed 2 March 2018

This restaurant has consistently provided very high quality seafood, very good service and fair prices!! Treat yourself and visit this restaurant!

Thank nhtraveler63
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6 December 2015|
Response from chowdah1 |
We closed on the 5th of December, we reopen on the 22nd of January.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, View
Open Hours
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 216 Mile Rd, Wells, ME 04090-4129
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Wells
  • Phone Number: +1 207-646-7558
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