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Far East Restaurant

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287 Main St, Mexico, ME 04257-1673
+1 207-364-7841
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Maine
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Along Rt 2 in Mexico, ME sits the Far East Restaurant in my opinion one of the best tasting Chinese food places in the state. Friendly service, cozy atmosphere and great prices. This local restaurant has been around for several years. We have stopped here several times over the years, never a bad meal. Excellent teriyaki sticks can't go wrong... More 

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Thank mainebassangler
Scarborough, Maine
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6 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

The service was fast,the waitress so very personable. The meals are plentiful often times we split a meal

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Thank Pjo423
Seattle, Washington
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50 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016

We ordered a huge amount of food for take out (my cousins got to choose and chose this) and it was terrible and pricey at that! I've been to this restaurant only a handful of times since it opened in the '70s and can't believe it's still open. The food is greasy, dated, overcooked and not like any Chinese food... More 

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Thank Patricia G
Dixfield, Maine
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19 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016

People come from all over to eat here. Known for their large portions and great taste. If your in the area you have to try it. i highly recommend it.

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Thank golfampm
Dixfield, Maine, United States
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

Waitstaff is always pleasent and food is always good. Place is always busy and crowded especially on the weekends.

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Thank Debbie P
Mexico, Maine
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2015

I go here alot to eat. it's the best place in town to go, very friendly wait staff, great food even better prices. the drinks are well worth the money. the food is very tasty. the portions are large, I always have left overs to take home. very easy to find, it is right on the main st. will definitely... More 

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Thank serena t
Augusta, Maine
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26 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2015

I love this restaurant! It's my long time favorite restaurant. The fried rice is amazing, I've had fried rice all over the country and never had any that compares to this place!

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Thank Amber B
Groton, Connecticut
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21 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2015

These folks were great. Food was awesome. the servers, staff all great fun people. I will go there again!

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Thank Paul I
2 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2015 via mobile

I have been here several times very good . Yet if you call to place an order and they are busy they take both their phone lines off the hook and when you finally get through 20 minutes before they close at 8 pm they will tell you they are closed . When I asked if they take the phone... More 

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Peru, Maine
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77 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 February 2015

very good food with great service. the pu pu plater is great as is crab ragons. the egg rolls and wings are also very good.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff
Good for
Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 287 Main St, Mexico, ME 04257-1673
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Mexico
  • Phone Number: +1 207-364-7841

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