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The Boon Island Ale House - CLOSED

124 Post Rd, Wells, ME 04090-3802
+1 207-641-8489
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good18%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
30 Jul 2015
“Not the best”
17 Mar 2015
“Not something I'd recommend”
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
124 Post Rd, Wells, ME 04090-3802
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1 - 10 of 199 reviews

Reviewed 30 July 2015 via mobile

Stopped in for a cold beer and found the place empty probably due to reviews and overpriced. All true. If you can get the bartenders attention you might get a beer, wouldn't hold out for food.

Thank LL1217
Reviewed 18 March 2015 via mobile

We have gone here a few times since the first week they opened in the other location. Everytime it got worse, the first time it was delicious with great ambience and custom service. This last time the menu was reduced dramatically, some of our order...More

1  Thank Flowersista
Reviewed 4 November 2014

The food is average, nothing special at all. The service is a bit slow and it's not worth the money for what you get either in food or service.

1  Thank Peke47
Reviewed 17 October 2014 via mobile

Made a 5:30 pm reservation for sat of Columbus weekend for 9 of us. We sat down right away. Only a few tables of four were there. Some of us ordered appitizers. Got my bowl of clam chowder after 20 minutes of ordering. It was...More

1  Thank Dale W
Reviewed 14 October 2014

This restaurant, along with the family run atmosphere are top notch! We came upon a welcoming hostess, seated immediately and the service was excellent. The food was great. Huge portions and very attentive staff. The fish was the VERY fresh as were the lobster rolls....More

1  Thank PatriciaV538
Reviewed 7 September 2014

This restaurant was not worth the money! It's a bit over priced. My Husband wanted to order lobster rolls off the dinner menu & when the waiter came to take our order, the waiter said they were out of lobster, how in the world can...More

1  Thank elizabeth12285
Reviewed 2 September 2014

We stopped in on sunday with 2 adults and 2 children ages 9 and 7. We were surprised that there were new owneres and wondered if everything would be the same as when we went previously. Our concerns were quickly eased. I had the steak...More

1  Thank Joe L
Reviewed 30 August 2014

Menu was limited, but food was exceptional. We had steak tips and the fish and chips. It arrived hot and perfectly cooked. Restaurant was comfortable and clean. Service was good. Will return.

Thank Joan H
Reviewed 27 August 2014

After seeing some of the previous reviews, we decided to give it a try. The hostess was absolutely clueless and not welcoming. After being told it would be a 30-45 min wait, we watched as at least 2 tables in the bar area sat empty...More

2  Thank pla40
Reviewed 22 August 2014

I have been to this restaurant a couple of times previously. The food was excellent, the service was wonderful, and the ales were of high quality. Then I went 2 days ago. What a BIG DISAPPOINTMENT! The menu had changed to that of a typical...More

1  Thank Bill W
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 124 Post Rd, Wells, ME 04090-3802
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Wells
  • Phone Number: +1 207-641-8489
Casual, Comfortably Elegant Chef Inspired Restaurant with a Nautical flare.
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