The food is unique and delish! The staff friendly. We never visit Castine without many visits to Markels!
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We stopped in here during a visit to Castine during our vacation on the Penobscot Peninsula. The help was cheerful, the baked goods excellent, and the coffee very good.
After an unpleasant experience at another local restaurant, we landed at Markel's for lunch on our way through Castine. They have an extensive menu of gourmet soups, sandwiches, and salads in addition to beer, wine, and a full bar. The service style is casual and...More
We've been here 2+ days of our 7day visit and we've gone back twice. The first time was simply a lobster roll snack, but we enjoyed it and the clientele enough we came back for breakfast this AM. Super good food, made there and the...More
I have had lunch at Markel's Bakehouse a couple of times while attending events at nearby Maine Maritime Academy. Yesterday I stopped by with a number of family members following MMA graduation. We enjoyed sandwiches on baguettes and some of the delicious desserts available for...More
Very good food .Kelly and Mark are great hosts and bake up a storm and all the food is terrific.I am a frequent early morning visitor when I'm in town.
Besides making chai latte on request (normally a coffee house but coffee is poison to me) and having great eats (ok, fatteningly sweet scones etc. and breakfast sandwiches ready to go) these great folks prepare and deliver meals to housebound friends! Great meals too! Can't...More
We came to Markel's Bakehouse for breakfast both days during our long weekend in the area. The menu is large, varied and interesting. The young lady working the counter was extremely friendly. It's impossible not to indulge in a sweet homemade breakfast treat or dessert,...More
Great food, great sandwiches and pastries. The orange chocolate scones were heavenly. Sit outside and enjoy the deck.