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Riverside Farm Market and Cafe

291 Fairfield St, Oakland, ME 04963-5203
+1 207-465-4439
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Overview
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (10 reviews)
“quiche” (4 reviews)
“pie” (3 reviews)
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All hours
CUISINES
Italian, American, Fusion, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
291 Fairfield St, Oakland, ME 04963-5203
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1 - 10 of 63 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A beautiful evening in June, sitting out on a bug-free deck, spring roll appetizer followed by a vegan tofu dish which was excellent and a maple mustard crusted salmon. All was excellent and impressive with attentive but not overbearing service. If you are vacationing in...More

Thank Doctorj53
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Great local food, great people and service, really outstanding wine and craft beer list, fairly priced, locally sourced -- what's not to love? For me, it was a great find at the end of a long and hungry day, since in addition to outstanding quality,...More

Thank the_voyageurs
Reviewed 14 March 2017

This is a 5-star restaurant and it's only 1 mile from Colby. The food is what you'd expect in Portland, not the Waterville area. The service is great, food is phenomenal, and the owner is a Colby mom. Also fresh baked goods and a wine...More

Thank Philip C
Reviewed 6 March 2017

Food was fresh and innovative... service was great. This is an unassuming high quality restaurant by the side of the road. Definitely worth a visit!

Thank Andrew304
Reviewed 26 October 2016

Beautiful and welcoming atmosphere both outside and inside. It was a gorgeous Thursday lunch so the deck was busy with only one server but she was pleasant and attentive. The food was wonderful with lots of fresh flavors. It will be my new 'go to'...More

Thank John G
Reviewed 1 October 2016

We had dinner on Friday night 9/30/16 at Riverside. This place is very nice I kept thinking what a great spot for a wedding party or any special occasion.we have been there probably 4 times over the past few years. We were the first couple...More

Thank fran a
Justin B, Head Chef at Riverside Farm Market and Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2016

We are very sorry that your experience was anything less than perfect. I assure you, the issues you had with your service are being addressed and we will be rolling out a new menu very soon. We hope that you return and check out our...More

Reviewed 21 September 2016

Everything about Riverside was impressive: the brunch menu, the service, the atmosphere and the wonderful food. We thoroughly enjoyed the experience and will definitely go back.

Thank Allane B
Reviewed 10 September 2016

An extended day of summer weather. September in Maine can be crisp . We enjoyed a lovely dinner on the outdoor patio overlooking rolling hills, vegetable & wild flower gardens & an amazing view of Messlonski Stream. The wait staff was friendly & informative,the menu...More

Thank GingerD369
Reviewed 7 September 2016

Riverside is worth going to for all the right reasons - food, service, atmosphere. Quality of food is superb. The charm of the restaurant adds to any meal, and the outdoor deck is a bonus. The owner has done it all the right way.

Thank Dan B
Reviewed 23 August 2016

The food was freshly and attractively prepared and presented. Perhaps a bit too many flavors competing for my attention but not distractingly so. Great atmosphere and adequate service. You definitely do not feel rushed here.

Thank zoemom32
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Takeout, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 14:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 14:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 14:30
Thursday
11:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 20:30
Friday
11:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 20:30
Saturday
17:30 - 20:30
10:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 291 Fairfield St, Oakland, ME 04963-5203
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Oakland
  • Phone Number: +1 207-465-4439
  • E-mail
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