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Goldenrod Restaurant

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2 Railroad Ave, York Beach, York, ME 03910
+1 207-363-2621
08:00 - 22:00
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York Beach, Maine
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Atmosphere reminds me of the movie dirty dancing. Friendly great aromas of chocolate and ice creams. Children love the candy area.

Thank Emily C
Concord, New Hampshire
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19 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Always a favorite watch the taffy and enjoy a great simply lunch Sandwiches , Best Chowder and Ice Cream

Thank 62Dadof4
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21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

This is a must see place. Nice restaurant, and fudge and candy and did I say candy. It has an old fashion working taffy making machine in the window for all the world to see, you have to go there.

Thank Jeffrey B
New England
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97 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

Closed for season Call before taking a detour for taffy Frustrating to find it all closed up Fun place, in season close to beach and amusement park

Thank HappyLocalPatron
York, Maine
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14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

How could we not love coming to the Goldenrod? We've been coming forever. My mom came here as a young girl back in the day! Now I bring my grandkids! Good food, basic but yummy. Ice cream is always terrific. The Goldenrod kisses (salt water taffy) is to die for. Always introducing a new flavor but keeping the favorites (like... More 

Thank Nancy S
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

Just walking by will draw you into the candy shop where you will find all sorts of delightful candies. Don't walk away without the flavorful salt water taffy or fudge. The restaurant has a nice menu and great breakfast.

Thank Victoria L
Weymouth, Massachusetts
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

I loved coming here when I was younger. The sights and smell of this place was magical. I guess when we get older those feelings leave. I remember the staff being courteous now the waiters and waitresses play on their phones. The seating there is awful.We were a party of 4 for breakfast and we were crammed into a corner,meanwhile... More 

Thank Rob G
Middletown, New York
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

The last time we were in York Beach, Maine we went to the Goldenrod Restaurant and bought their homemade taffy. It was the best taffy we ever had. The peanut butter taffy has a lot of peanut butter inside it. When we decide to go back to York in October we called Goldenrod only to find that they closed on... More 

Thank irisb781
West Greenwich, Rhode Island
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31 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

The food was delicious and the service was quick, especially considering how busy it was. Highly recommended!

Thank razman10
Ballston Spa, New York
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

Interesting to see how the taffy is mixed and pulled and then packaged. Didn't take advantage of the restaurant.

Thank 647donna

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Railroad Ave, York Beach, York, ME 03910
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  York  >  York Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 207-363-2621

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?