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Thomaston Cafe

154 Main St, Thomaston, ME 04861-3810
+1 207-354-8589
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good28%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
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“lunch” (28 reviews)
“crab cakes” (10 reviews)
“haddock” (10 reviews)
Opens in 18 min
All hours
Seafood, American, Bar, Pub, Wine Bar
$$ - $$$
154 Main St, Thomaston, ME 04861-3810
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1 - 10 of 112 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

In a storefront in downtown Thomaston, fresh local fare, well prepared. Good local craft beers. Service was fine. An excellent choice for a relaxing lunch.

Thank Peter B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had chicken saltambucca and was excellent. Returned for a second visit and had a haddock dish excellent as well.

Thank Kerin R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had dinner last Friday night. Chef was on crutches, but he served up amazing food. I had the prime rib, while hubby had sautéed scallops. Both were excellent. Rolls were fresh and hot out of the oven. Dessert of chocolate mousse with homemade whipped cream...More

Thank Betsy-Dana H
Reviewed 15 July 2017

I had the best Ruben ever with a nice little salad last winter, went today anticipating my wonderful Rueben an was sadly very disappointed! One half was very very dry an the other half the bread was so soggy ..it was awful. No salad just...More

Thank Kittypal99
Ryan J, Owner at Thomaston Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 16 July 2017

Hi, I'm so sorry about your lunch. I hope you return and I will gladly buy you a meal. as for the chips, they are fox family farm chips a local made product. I really strive to make the best food I can. Thank you...More

Reviewed 3 July 2017

The Thomaston Cafe is an undiscovered gem located in an unassuming storefront just outside of Rockland, Maine, in the beautiful, historic village of Thomaston. It's the perfect restaurant for those seeking leisurely gourmet dining at reasonable prices. Chef owner Ryan takes great pride in the...More

Thank blairxxx
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

Had a chance to indulge in the best rolls. My friends ordered them for a family party and they were terrific. Fully stuffed on the best rolls. Very fresh and just the right amount of mayo. Wish we lived closer because I would gave this...More

Thank Lann1
Reviewed 10 June 2017

Here recently for dinner. Four of us had salads, pork, chicken and shrimp dishes. Excellent preparation and service. Small town ambiance. Storefront restaurant on the main street, US 1. Good selection of dessert and wine. Reservation recommended for busy nights.

Thank Nancy2005
Ryan J, Owner at Thomaston Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2017

Hi there, Thank you for coming and supporting our little café. We are happy to hear you enjoyed everything. Ryan, Chef/Owner

Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

This was our first time eating here and both were really impressed. I got a special which was soft shell crab over a big salad very good. My wife got the blackened salmon with chips on a great bread, she loved it. Both portions were...More

Thank middleboro
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed dinner here and all thought food was great. Surf and Turf..beef tenderloin was excellent and liked choice of scallops or shrimp. Scallops large but tender. Chef obviously takes pride in preparing creative tasty dishes. Full bar. Small place but nice atmosphere. On my favorites...More

Thank Linda G
Reviewed 15 April 2017

Prime Rib here is awesome! My husband can't stop talking about it! I have tried many items on the menu and it is all great. We love the fact that it's all local. Everyone there is super nice!

1  Thank SeagullCottage
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$26
Seafood, American, Bar, Pub, Wine Bar
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 20:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 20:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 20:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 20:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 154 Main St, Thomaston, ME 04861-3810
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Mid Coast Maine  >  Thomaston
  • Phone Number: +1 207-354-8589
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Farm to table. Locally sourced foods with fresh baked goods. Specializing in local beef, lamb, and pork.
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