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Mary Ellen's Portuguese Bakery

829 Main St, Falmouth, MA 02540-3657
+1 508-540-9696
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good30%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“fried dough” (5 reviews)
“french toast” (6 reviews)
“malasadas” (2 reviews)
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5:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. Hours
829 Main St, Falmouth, MA 02540-3657
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Reviewed March 18, 2018

Small Portuguese bakery with some tables and serving coffee, baked goods and breakfast in a diner-like atmosphere. The Portuguese Malasadas (basically fried dough with sugar sprinkled over them) are excellent!

Thank Peter R
Reviewed February 4, 2018

We weren't sure of what to expect, but were pleasantly surprised. It's small & no place for waiting, so we were lucky to get a free table immediately. We both had a special of some variation of the Portuguese french toast, which was really yummy....More

Thank Velga K
Reviewed October 23, 2017 via mobile

We had a delicious breakfast. The Portuguese muffin and sausage were a real treat. The staff were all friendly and helpful.

Thank seaoaksmom
Reviewed August 21, 2017

We were heading toward the Cape after leaving Fall River. We stopped in Falmouth as part of our overnight travels. We had breakfast at Mary Ellen's again and again it was just superior. The Portuguese items were expertly prepared and the quantity and quality of...More

Thank 24thIDTraveller
Reviewed August 17, 2017 via mobile

Very tiny place. Food was average. Wait staff was on top of things. I wouldn't go out of my way to go again.

Thank Rhea A
Reviewed July 23, 2017

Two pricing schemes for same items. Tourists pay $15. each for a plate of soggy french toast with 2 eggs over easy and locals pay $5. This is what we all experienced there this July while on vacation. We saw tour guides dropping off groups...More

2  Thank tiffanystmichael
Reviewed June 28, 2017

Greta breakfast. A wait but well worth it. Friendly family staff. Tastes all homemade nothing frozen or prepared.

Thank Donna T
Reviewed June 24, 2017

This is a small out-of-the-way restaurant that serves a good breakfast at a good price. Some of our group stumbled across it and was pleasantly surprised.

Thank DelawareLA
Reviewed June 2, 2017

We love a good breakfast place. This restaurant fits the bill to a T. Great coffee, french toast, waffles and omelet. Very homely

Thank MarieD912
Reviewed May 23, 2017 via mobile

Friendly service and great food. We enjoyed the French toast made with sweet Portuguese bread and the eggs Benedict with linguica. In fact, the food we saw on every plate around us looked delicious. We had to wait outside with a beeper for about 15...More

1  Thank Mollyshumom
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
6:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 829 Main St, Falmouth, MA 02540-3657
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Cod  >  Falmouth
  • Phone Number: +1 508-540-9696
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