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Bell Buoy Restaurant

24 Old Orchard St, Old Orchard Beach, ME 04064-2230
+1 207-934-2745
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Overview
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (21 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 22:00All hours
CUISINES
American, Seafood
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
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Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
24 Old Orchard St, Old Orchard Beach, ME 04064-2230
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1 - 10 of 208 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

For the price, the three course option is a good buy. There are many options to choose from. The food is decent for a beach town but nothing to write a glowing review about. This is a good choice if you ar elooking for a...More

Thank mrsplanner227
Reviewed 3 days ago

Simple food at it's best. Great meal and the servers are very nice and friendly. If you hit it just right, the drinks are at a good price

Thank Josee L
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This was a great stop on my last night. The lobster bisque was incredible. Then had the haddock sliders on the recommendation of some locals and it did not disappoint. 2 drink and the food came to $22. Very nice

Thank Suzy L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I've been on a lobster roll binge for 4 days (mini vacay). Typically the lobster is super chunky, fresh, and meaty tasting. I couldn't figure out of their roll had old lobster meat or if it was overcooked. Either way it was chewy and tasteless....More

Thank lizzaine
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We like this restaurant.Food was good.I got the scallops and clamstrips meal with lobster bisque and salad for $22.95.It's our first time to visit the place and we ordered the 3 course meal.The waitress name Jodi was very friendly.They will give you a warm bread...More

Thank bluecard21
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I ate here with our four kids. I had the lobster dinner and she had the lobster roll. The kids had chicken strips meals and cheeseburger meals, respectively. The lobster was delicious and the best I had on this trip. My wife...More

Thank arconic2017
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

This restaurant offers all kinds of great food and drinks !! Right on the famous old orchard beach strip this place has really friendly service and daily drink specials at very affordable prices. Their menus offers daily specials too including fabulous Maine seafood . If...More

Thank mollykapoo
Reviewed 24 October 2016

Good food and service. Was the only place still open for the season we could find at the time. There wasn't anything that stood out that set it apart from other restaurants I've been to so its not on my list of 'Definitely Revisit' but...More

Thank Alexandra B
Reviewed 17 October 2016

My husband and I walked in for dinner service, the place was not crowded at all. Upon entering this place smelled foul.... like bad seafood and I have been to several restaurants who serve seafood. I would not eat seafood here ever. Upon entering we...More

Thank Private620
Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

My spouse and I recently ate here again (we have lost track of the number of times we have eaten at Bell Buoy the three times we have visited Old Orchard Beach) and this place just does not disappoint. I had the NY sirloin strip...More

Thank worldtraveler0173
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chisvladdumitru
Dear Sir/Madam, I am writing this e-mail in order to seek for a job opportunity at your restaurant,in the summer period.To be honest,I am writing this letter asking for a chance.I am student in the first year in Romania,studying Law.I have worked 4 summers in a row in a restaurant in the city where I study , Cluj-Napoca,as a waiter.I have learned and earned all the necessary abilities which a proper waiter should have.I like very much to make myself pleasant to the people,to interact with them at all time,and do to the best both for them and for the restaurant I will work for.I will come to America with a special program for students called “Work&Travel” and I will be staying for 4 month in the U.S.,being able to work 3 out of the 4 months.I speak English at a high level,having a Cambridge Certificate.At my arrival in the U.S.,I will be working at the Palace Playland.So,if you think I could be suitable for your restaurant as a waiter,it will be in the best interest if I could work after my first and main job,at the Palace Playland,which will start in the morning and end in the afternoon.I hope I will hear from you soon,and I promis you,if you give me this chance,you will not regret it.For any questions , please contact me at chisvladdumitru@yahoo. com. Wish you the best ! Yours sincerely, Chis Vlad Dumitru
30 March 2016|
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Response from linda c | Property representative |
Please come in and see me when you arrive. The Bell Buoy Restaurant is a very busy restaurant and you have to be able to work in a very fast paced enviroment. I look forward to meeting you. Sincerely, Linda Cates Owner
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 22:00
Monday
11:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 22:00
Saturday
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24 Old Orchard St, Old Orchard Beach, ME 04064-2230
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Old Orchard Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 207-934-2745
  • E-mail
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