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Azure Cafe

123 Main St, Freeport, ME 04032-1200
+1 207-865-1237
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Overview
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“cioppino” (31 reviews)
“seafood cakes” (22 reviews)
“chicken marsala” (18 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, American, Seafood, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
123 Main St, Freeport, ME 04032-1200
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Azure Cafe
1. AMAZING
"You must try the Maine Blueberry Margarita!! It was to die for! "
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2. Loved by a local
"I love the chicken Marsala!"
MaineTraveler2017
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3. Delightful!
"A melt-in-your-mouth filet, and possibly the best bruschetta ever!"
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1 - 10 of 876 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a lovely lunch at this cafe on Main Street in Freeport on a dreary, cold rainy day. The inside though was warm and welcoming with friendly service, warm fish soup, and tasty creative dishes. There are some excellent appetizers, creative salads, and somewhat...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank David H
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

Even though we did not have a reservation they fit us right in and the service was phenomenal! The food was excellent - especially the chowder and calamari - and the drinks were wonderful! Everyone was sweet and quick to serve! We will definitely go...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Bubbles0302
Reviewed 11 December 2018 via mobile

Friendly and warm welcoming staff! We had the lobster Mac n cheese and it was really tasty. Great wine by the glass. Only small thing is that the sofa was so so comfortable. Great place that i truly recommend.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Petra E
Reviewed 9 December 2018

There is something on the menu for everyone. All the dishes are presented beautifully, the amount is just right, the food is fresh and prepared from scratch. The staff are warm and welcoming as is the environment. They have a great wine selection and their...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank shunt9
Reviewed 14 November 2018 via mobile

This place is a gem!my boyfriend and I fell upon this place by mistake after realising the place we were initially recommended was seafood. The food here is INCREDIBLE and quite frankly made out entire trip. We have told everyone about it. We had the...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Bellax2016x
Reviewed 5 November 2018

Having all ranges of Italian food - fine dining down to your local pizzeria - and my immigrant parents - it takes a lot to impress me with Italian food. This restaurant was just ok. Our service was fine - they did take well over...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank mariacI68VS
Reviewed 2 November 2018

This was a last minute pick on our last night in Maine. I had the seafood risotto which had the consistency and taste of day old oatmeal. The dish itself was bland and was scattered with bits of seafood. When asked by the wait staff...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Jeff E
Reviewed 29 October 2018

We were here in June and it was good. In October, it was AWFUL. The mussel appetizer was actually burnt—-served on a wood board without sauce.Calamari app was also a disaster—dry and without any true taste. Lobster scampi —the only red component was the diced...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank 545QUINN
Reviewed 28 October 2018

We went for a Friday evening dinner and were seated upstairs at the front window. My clam chowder was very thick and had enough clams but it was not really very warm. Likewise my wife’s and my pasta dishes were not very warm either, and...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank MunichEricJ
Reviewed 25 October 2018

When new walked in there were only three other folks in the place, yet the hostess seemed to have trouble finding us a table. Food was bland and covered in Parmesan cheese to the point of being gritty. We left after only sampling the food.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Jack P
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bscanlin
1 December 2016|
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Response from AzureCafeFreeport | Property representative |
Reservations are always recommended, especially for weekend nights and holidays. They can be made during business hours at 207.865.1237 or through the website contact form.
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7553123
18 April 2016|
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Response from John and Rose P | Reviewed this property |
yes
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Sandpiper49
8 August 2015|
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Response from John and Rose P | Reviewed this property |
We have always dressed casually. Once, W we were seated next to folks who were "decked out".
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$12 - US$36
Meals
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 123 Main St, Freeport, ME 04032-1200
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Freeport
  • Phone Number: +1 207-865-1237
Description
Azure, in Freeport’s historic North End & two doors from LL Bean, is a taste of Italy on the Coast of Maine. Visit the Freeport restaurant that has won Wine Spectator’s Award of Excellence for ten consecutive years, was featured as “Editor’s Choice” for Yankee Magazine and won the Maine Lobster Chef of the Year competition. In the summer, dine on Azure’s garden patio under canvas umbrellas. Inside, Azure prepares authentic Italian and Maine dishes with fresh, local ingredients. Local favorite and proud community supporter. Dinner reservations are encouraged.
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