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1637 Post Rd, Wells, ME 04090-4608
+1 207-646-3355
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  • Excellent89%
  • Very good7%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“duck” (70 reviews)
“bread” (101 reviews)
“fudge pie” (20 reviews)
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5:00 PM - 10:00 PM Hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
1637 Post Rd, Wells, ME 04090-4608
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Reviewed 1 week ago

we liked the food,small portions.tables were to close together and some customers were noisy and kinda rude

Thank George L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I went to Joshua's for dinner and had one of the best meals of our lives. The three types of bread before the meal got us off to a great start. We were talking to other customers nearby (all of them happened...More

Thank Ron B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Meals start off on a good note with anadama bread, which is kind of their signature item. I had an appetizer of sticky buns with bbq pork and then the duck for an entree, it was all delicious. My wife had the mussels and stated...More

Thank Michael T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The total experience at Joshua's is outstanding. The service and the food are the best I have experienced. Don't miss out at dining here.

Thank Jay A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very calming atmosphere; Service is very prompt and well established; Use of many locally grown products; A Plus - Plus experience.

Thank gaytont
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have dined at Joshua’s several times, and it never disappoints. The farm to table food is fresh and outstanding. The service is friendly and accommodating. This restaurant is a gem ❤️ We live not far from Portland which has a well deserved reputation for...More

Thank jupiter522
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have been several times and would go more - but I'll get to that. The bread is fresh and I'd visit for just bread and a signature cocktail. I've not had a bad meal, the muscles are to die for, the duck, fish and...More

Thank taralaf
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Intimate atmosphere in a cozy 1774 home with attentive staff. Everything was perfect starting with delectable drinks, a bourbon martini and a half bottle of Santa Margarita Pinot Grigio. The wood grilled mushrooms with Parmesan were amazing. My husband loved the duck, which is a...More

Thank luv2trvl
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Mid-February and it's still hard to get a good reservation a week in advance for a Saturday night. The only reasonable choice when I called was 5:15. The next available slot was 8:30. Joshua's opens at 5 pm and I thought we'd be eating in...More

Thank kennebunk_larryMaine
Reviewed 28 January 2018

We had a very good meal at Joshua's. I had the wood-grilled mushrooms to start with a bay scallop entree. My wife had mushroom bisque and filet mignon. Everything was of excellent quality, sufficient quantity, and cooked very well, except the bay scallop sauce was...More

Thank kennebunklegal
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Questions & Answers
14 August 2017|
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Response from Tom B | Reviewed this property |
Yes they usually have the Lobster Pie, although the it is special. As a lot of the menu they only serve it if it's fresh. You will love the lobster pie as it comes in a flakey home made crust with just lobster. Vegetables... More
Linda J
1 April 2017|
Response from marie s | Reviewed this property |
Call the restaurant to ask....I am not sure..
2 November 2016|
Response from ZeroTTZero | Reviewed this property |
When my wife and I had dinner there about two weeks ago, they were planning on closing on November 1st for renovations. They were not taking any reservations until January because they did not know how long the renovations... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1637 Post Rd, Wells, ME 04090-4608
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Wells
  • Phone Number: +1 207-646-3355
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