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Billy's Chowder House

216 Mile Rd, Wells, ME 04090-4129
+1 207-646-7558
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good29%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“chowder” (270 reviews)
“clams” (158 reviews)
“seafood” (200 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
216 Mile Rd, Wells, ME 04090-4129
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great food, good ambiance, good staff who were attentive to our wants.. Didn't have a reservation but didn't have to wait long.

Thank neilmac1947
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went there while on a business trip on Super Bowl Sumday. There was a SuperBowl party in a separate room where we were seated to,watch the game. Even though the room was busy the service was good and the staff treated us as if we...More

Thank Fred C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Plenty of seating, great service, excellent food. Specials every night and prices are good. Very enjoyable dinner out.

Thank Dcv8878
Reviewed 1 week ago

Billy's Chowder House just opened for the season after a winter break. It was awesome! The fireplace so warm and inviting on a cold winter's day. We were there on Tuesday in February when they had $1 per shrimp cocktail, yum. Our friends had the...More

Thank Marilyn_123_456
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Bar's always busy and the crowd is nice, but we prefer the dining room with the fireplace. The menu is far-ranging and our experience with the items we've tried has been wonderful. One caution: after consuming one of their delicious chowders, you can easily be...More

Thank Mike B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We've been going to Billy's Chowder House for over 25 years. Excellent service. Very good food. Try the lobster roll or mac and lobster. Delicious.

Thank Carol L
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

Visited with friends and family..I am always sure everyone will be pleased. The staff is friendly , Chris is always welcoming...the food is fresh and delicious.. and variety outstanding.Make this a stop when your are in Maine ..the water views are Wonderful.

Thank boots_10
Reviewed 6 December 2017

Staff is great but owner is greedy. They used to give you a small salad with the dinners but now it is extra $ Haven't been in a while because the marsh view and inside decor wasn't worth the money. Go here if you want...More

Thank happyjak_13
Reviewed 30 November 2017

We wanted a nice lunch of chowder and a sandwich before we headed back home. My husband had the clam chowder and I had the lobster chowder and we split the haddock sandwich. All was delicious and the waitress was very friendly and attentive. We...More

Thank cinpull47
Reviewed 25 November 2017

Baked haddock lunch special was really special. Have been here a couple of times, never disappointed.

Thank GeorgieA
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Questions & Answers
6 December 2015|
Response from chowdah1 |
We closed on the 5th of December, we reopen on the 22nd of January.
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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, View, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 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
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 216 Mile Rd, Wells, ME 04090-4129
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Wells
  • Phone Number: +1 207-646-7558
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