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Early Bird

37 Main St, Oakland, ME 04963-4948
+1 207-465-9608
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good38%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
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“breakfast” (38 reviews)
“pancakes” (8 reviews)
“biscuits” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly
37 Main St, Oakland, ME 04963-4948
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great omellotes and home fries! Good toast. Crowded but you can get in and out quickly. No credit cards! Good prices. Try pancakes and French toast. Nice staff Big portions

Thank tullio7
Reviewed 20 August 2018

Visit here often and always satisfied with the food and extremely quick service. They can turn around an order for breakfast in two to three minutes sometimes. I don't know how they do it. CAUTION: They do not accept credit cards and they do not...More

Thank 959clintonh
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

We go to the Early Bird for breakfast at least twice every summer and thoroughly enjoy it. Still serving large portions but not the huge ones of years ago. Although their maple syrup may not be the real thing we love it in their pancakes...More

Thank José Luis d
Reviewed 23 July 2018

We visited here a couple times while on vacation, it is a popular spot for locals and tourist, I figured it would be a long wait with all the cars but they got us in quick and our breakfast order was there before we knew...More

Thank Ken A
Reviewed 20 June 2018

My go to place when in the area. Made many trips to Colby College. Every morning when I am there I hit the early bird for their great breakfast. Wonderful staff, great service, and, most importantly, great food at a reasonable price.

Thank Peter L
Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

Store bought Maxwell house coffee, nasty so nasty. I just don't understand restaurants that still don't accept credit cards.

Thank seashore1030
Reviewed 5 March 2018

This is our favorite breakfast spot when we visit in the summer. It has a very small town feel where alot of the patrons are greeted by name. Have never had a bad breakfast. Service varies we have had waitresses that are attentive and quick...More

Thank Slelmes
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

We love the fact that they offer such a variety. And, breakfast all day. They offer two kinds of beans (pea beans or yellow eye) for your choice if you like baked beans. When you ask for crispy hash browns, that’s what you get! ❤️...More

Thank Elaine W
Reviewed 10 September 2017

Another local establishment that many folks might just pass by. Is it full of locals? Yeh, of course! They all know how good it is! When we sit at the counter it reminds me of going to Joe's Diner in Lee, Mass when I was...More

Thank newenglander1952
Reviewed 19 August 2017

Very good! Great service, good food and busy place. Casual dining but definitely worth visiting. Servers were attentive and courteous.

Thank eei2017
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 37 Main St, Oakland, ME 04963-4948
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Oakland
  • Phone Number: +1 207-465-9608
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