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The Steakhouse

1205 Post Rd, Wells, ME 04090-4514
+1 207-646-4200
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good17%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“house potatoes” (87 reviews)
“steak” (405 reviews)
“salad” (97 reviews)
Open Now
4:30 PM - 9:05 PM Hours
American, Steakhouse, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1205 Post Rd, Wells, ME 04090-4514
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Reviewed today

We were told to get there early before opening. Web site said opens at 3:30 pm but when we got there at 2:45 Pm sign on door said opens at 4:00 pm. We were first in line but the flow of people getting in line...More

Thank Mike T
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

And what do I mean by that? Everyone is excited to go. You're on a family vacation. The thrill (in this case, food), is worth the wait. Did I say wait? Peak season July/Aug has you waiting up to 2 hours for dinner. No express...More

Thank AnUnlikelyTourist
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Arrived on a Friday night at 5:45 and expected a 45-60 minute wait for a party of 6: 4 adults, 1 teenager, and a 10yo. We were pleasantly surprised to have only a 20 minute wait, spent sitting at their waiting area playing cards with...More

Thank JKAN-Ashburn-VA
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went with family..waited in line at opening, 4:30 pm...but they are so efficient 80 people were seated within 5 minutes...my family ordered seafood casserole, Steak, and hamburger..all were delighted with the taste. Would definitely be back.

Thank boots_10
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very good steak! Ribeye was excellent! We arrived at 4:30pm and restaurant was already full and had to wait 40 min, so I guess you should arrive before opening! We came on a tuesday. Ordered the spaghetti for the kids and it was good. Bread...More

Thank 2Trav3lers
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited in Dec 2017 to celebrate purchasing a condo in Wells. The apps and sides were amazing, but the steak wasn't anything special. It was great, but not as outstanding as we expected. Service was great:)

Thank Cheryl C
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I were in Wells in May of 2018. The Steakhouse was a MUST location for us! They have this down to a science. The steaks are magnificent!! Done to perfection every time. The waitstaff are so friendly and warm. They bend over...More

Thank Mark S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went with friends, they open at 4 pm but there is always a line to get in. Not unusual to have to wait 30minutes. Steaks are great comes to you the way you order. They also have plenty of seafood to choose from. Service was...More

Thank oldnsasy
Reviewed 1 week ago

The place is beautiful and the waitstaff are outstanding. Menu has a great variety - it's a little pricey, but reasonable. We were disappointed in our steaks - my husband ordered medium, and it was way overcooked. My meal had large chunks of steak which...More

1  Thank NLINVT
Reviewed 1 week ago

Somewhat pricey and overrated. Quality of food is good and I look forward to our next visit.The stairs could get in the way of a good experience. If you are handicapped you have to mention it so you enjoy your visit

Thank gracelennon43
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Questions & Answers
16 June 2018|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from flycatcher06 | Reviewed this property |
No unfortunately they do not take reservations!
13 April 2017|
Response from robertrmpls1 | Reviewed this property |
I would call before you go and ask the manager on duty.
26 January 2017|
Response from JimMaine | Reviewed this property |
They do close for the winter. Look up their facebook page
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$30
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
3:30 PM - 8:05 PM
4:30 PM - 9:05 PM
4:30 PM - 9:05 PM
4:30 PM - 9:05 PM
4:30 PM - 9:05 PM
4:00 PM - 9:05 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1205 Post Rd, Wells, ME 04090-4514
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Wells
  • Phone Number: +1 207-646-4200
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