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Sylvia's Cafe

248 State St, Ellsworth, ME 04605-1850
+1 207-667-7014
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good29%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Cafe, Gluten Free Options
248 State St, Ellsworth, ME 04605-1850
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good food at a great price. Ham and cheese omelets with grilled home fries are my favorite always delicious.

Thank Nicole W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is my go to place for breakfast in Ellsworth. Always a great way to start the day. Not only is the food always good but they make you feel like a friend. I promise you won't go away hungry.

Thank DPat1970
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great local breakfast/lunch place. Turkey sandwiches are made from REAL roasted turkey. French fries best I've ever had, made with real handcut never frozen, made to order fries.Best fish sandwich around. Breakfast is also wonderful , staff is friendly and efficient.More

Thank Laura S
codiem, Owner at Sylvia's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for the reveiw. I want to let people know just a few of the reasons why we are pretty awesome at Sylvias Cafe.Homemade toast. We don't charge one penny extra for it. Only breakfast place in ellsworth that doesn't. Don't want free homemade toast....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Sylvia's was a great find during our vacation in Maine. Delicious food, warm and welcoming staff! Fast service and really really good coffee!

Thank Patti W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

While in Ellsworth, my daughter and I wanted a hearty local breakfast for our several hour ride back to Portland. A local recommended Sylvia's, and it was delicious! It's a low-key locally run spot in a Strip mall on one of the main drags in...More

Thank TollerAdventures
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I come every Saturday for breakfast. The servers are friendly and attentive and the food is great. We like to sit at the counter and chat with Taylor (cook) between orders, and watch him work his magic on the grill. We love...More

Thank Shannon M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I go to Sylvia's every Saturday for breakfast and have enjoyed every bite. It's your traditional greasy spoon diner and I mean that as a compliment. Taylor and his crew are always friendly and efficient while still.maintaining a professional family atmosphere.

Thank joe m
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Always looking for a breakfast spot on the way home so this year tried Sylvia's Cafe. It is cute in an old time-y way, obviously full of local regulars. To me it seemed perfect. The menu is large, mainly many of the same things in...More

Thank ei442
codiem, Owner at Sylvia's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We Do not use instant oatmeal. sounds like your oatmeal was prepared to dry. Sorry bout that. Wish you had let your server know and we would have super quick remade it. It would have taken a few minutes to do. Certainly less time then...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very good food at an excellent price. Was recommended to us by a local. Staff is very kind and attentive.

Thank kathy3249
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Found this restaurant this morning and stopped for brunch. Great food and service was super friendly and prompt. We frequent the Down east region and most definitely will return.

Thank alljp
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Do you offer vegan breakfasts?
5 October 2016|
Answer Show all 6 answers
Response from codiem | Property representative |
I apologize for the untimely response to your question. I just noticed it today. while we do not have a vegan specific portion to our menu I am still confident we could be creative in coming up with a dish that would meet... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
06:00 - 14:00
04:30 - 14:00
04:30 - 15:00
04:30 - 15:00
04:30 - 15:00
04:30 - 15:00
04:30 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 248 State St, Ellsworth, ME 04605-1850
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  DownEast and Acadia Maine  >  Ellsworth
  • Phone Number: +1 207-667-7014
  • E-mail
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