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Big Daddy's Bar & Grill

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
American, Bar, Pub, Contemporary
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2 W Grand Ave, Old Orchard Beach, ME 04064-2624
+1 207-937-3255
08:00 - 01:00
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Old Orchard Beach, Maine
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27 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2017

good food and good drinks. Place is small so hard to get a seat sometimes but if you can get a seat at the door great people watching spot

Thank Beth P
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

You have got to have the salt and vinegar French fries ! I'm a local and this is a great place for casual dining with friend out on the town

Thank Donna M
Kerhonkson, New York
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56 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 January 2017

We have been to this spot 2 years in a row. Both times we had fabulous food and service. The food is creative and you can enjoy lots of choices ranging from sandwiches and burgers to seafood and steaks. We arrived this year to find no table available. Not surprising as the place is small, located in a very busy... More 

Thank AlyssaO1976
Boston, Massachusetts
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98 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Sorry to say upon my visit this year I got very sick. I had the Haddock special. Thought they would prepare it a little different than most places because this place has always been very cool and inventive compared to all the usual seafood places in the area. I do love Haddock the usual way too, but am on a... More 

Thank MABB26
Palm Bay
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 16 October 2016

Visited in September with friends. The breakfasts were great! Wonderful Eggs Benedict. Friends enjoyed their Irish Benedict. Whole experience there was great! Staff were courteous and helpful. Fast Service and friendly faces. Will be returning there next summer.

Thank CEflorida
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98 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 October 2016

We stopped here for dinner based on Trip Advisor ratings and were not disappointed. The physical space is tight, the atmosphere, nothing special....... but the food was cooked to perfection and portion sizes were more than enough to fill us up..... we had to get dessert to go because we would have exploded if we ate it there!.

1 Thank NH_Camper_5
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Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

I have to admit we were a little doubtful as we walked through the door because the initial impression is more "Bar" than "Grill" but we were so pleased we sat down at a table!! The waitress was extremely friendly and helpful and the menu choice is good both in terms of food and drinks (excellent beer selection). We had... More 

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
North Attleboro, Massachusetts
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

Do not walk past this hidden gem! It is absolutely fantastic and worth any amount of line that you have to wait in!! Run, don't walk...

1 Thank lverardo
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81 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 October 2016

This place had awesome food choices and excellent service! The muscles were is must try! Was there for a late night snack one night and dinner the next!

1 Thank BaldSerb
Ottawa, Canada
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30 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 October 2016

We ate dinner at Big Daddy's twice while visiting Old Orchard Beach and were very pleased with our meals both times.

Thank JanetOO7

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$7 - US$22
American, Bar, Pub, Contemporary
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
08:00 - 01:00
08:00 - 01:00
08:00 - 01:00
08:00 - 01:00
08:00 - 01:00
08:00 - 01:00
08:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 W Grand Ave, Old Orchard Beach, ME 04064-2624
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Old Orchard Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 207-937-3255
Old Orchard Beach's newest fine-dining restaurant & lounge now open for the 2012 season. Brunch menu, dinner menu and bar menu.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?