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Mike's Clam Shack

1150 Post Rd, Wells, ME 04090-4502
+1 207-646-5999
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good29%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“clam chowder” (149 reviews)
“seafood” (255 reviews)
“scallops” (100 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1150 Post Rd, Wells, ME 04090-4502
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Reviewed yesterday

There is a group of 4 of us who travel to Maine every year. We have been to Mikes every year. Their Clam chowder is a favorite. This year was so sad. First I ordered the 1/4 chicken, its listed as one breast and leg....More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank djulian0
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We have had meals before at this place but we enjoyed another place better. That place has now closed.!! Jakes Restaurant was our go to place for a quick good meal. It was sold and renamed Spinnakers. An instant failure... Anyways, we decided to give...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank jamessF395OT
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped here for a guick lunch. Had not been here for years. The place has not changed. Fast and friendly service, large portions, good eats. Had a burger and fish plate. Baked potato done right and fish was fresh and cooked well. Waitress fast and...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Chris D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We are locals and this restaurant is at the top of our list of go-to restaurants. The menu is huge. Their fish and chips and fried shrimp are terrific, but then so is everything else we have ordered. They offer a big variety of lunch...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Louise H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Mike's was highly recommended to us for its varied menu and fun bar, so on our first night in Ogunquit we took the short drive to Wells to try it out. We were not disappointed. After a very short wait time we were seated. Our...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank joe c
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Great restaurant, nice staff, excellent clams,scallops and fish. Great service, busy place. Would go back.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank hamiltrj
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This place is closed on Monday and Tuesday this time of year. The fried shrimp was terrific! Locals say it is hard to get a table here in season.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank lmchilds26
Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

The food was fantastic. They have some of the best haddock you ever tasted. The rest of the menu is top notch. The service was great and we really enjoyed everything. 0

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank cstlstrm112018
Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

Of all the seafood meals I had, in the state of Maine, this was by far the best! This place, while out of the way, is the real deal for New England seafood. I dined at many places in Maine but, hands down, this place...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Harry B
Reviewed 31 October 2018

Our last night in Wells and we decided to go to Mike's Clam Shack - as did 10 other people who attended the wedding. Great food, superb service, and very reasonable prices. Since we had been eating lobster all weekend, we had the fried clam...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank tedc748
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22 October 2016|
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Response from Sue B | Reviewed this property |
I believe they have two sizes of lobster rolls.
keith p
8 August 2016|
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Response from eeldredg | Reviewed this property |
We close in January to February for renovations and through cleaning
8 July 2016|
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Response from XMontrealer67 | Reviewed this property |
Never had breakfast there. Have no idea if they serve that meal.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:30 PM
7:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1150 Post Rd, Wells, ME 04090-4502
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Wells
  • Phone Number: +1 207-646-5999
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