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Cockpit Cafe

199 Airport Rd, Sanford, ME 04073-2429
+1 207-324-7332
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good21%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“home fries” (6 reviews)
“pancakes” (5 reviews)
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199 Airport Rd, Sanford, ME 04073-2429
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Reviewed 5 July 2015

Great place for breakfast and lunch. Located at the municipal airport. Can enjoy your meal and watch airplanes take-off and land. Food reasonably priced and efficient wait staff.

Thank Ray S
Reviewed 29 June 2015

Love this place I really don't want to write about it as it is our favorite and we don't want anyone to know about it as it has a nice breakfast and we want to keep it a secret.....LOL. Renee is the owner and is...More

Thank Marianne M
Reviewed 21 June 2015 via mobile

Love this place, both the ww2 decor and the great food. Berry busy on the weekends, so very there early. Friendly, attentive service. Excellent food. Great view of the small planes flying in and out.

Thank TravelinFamilyBoston
Reviewed 20 May 2015 via mobile

My family has been coming here since I was young! It's always delicious, friendly, and the portions are huge!

Thank JuliannaQuinn
Reviewed 10 May 2015

This was one of the best experiences I have ever had in my entire life. I loved the location most of all! Getting to see them airplanes in action was a real hoot for me and my grandson! The waiting staff sure was perfect, and...More

Thank Trish M
Reviewed 21 April 2015

Although the raucous sounds of people having a good time is a positive sign for any establishment, in this small cafe, it can be distracting for some. The food is good and what you would expect, and the prices are reasonable.

1  Thank Quality1989
Reviewed 18 March 2015

The food is very good and the view from the many windows is great. You get to see planes come and go. The staff is very friendly and creates a family atmosphere"

1  Thank Yellowstonemaine
Reviewed 16 March 2015 via mobile

Great little old fashion breakfast diner. Service was the best. Waitress came right over with coffee as soon as we sat down. Refills were available when needed. Large selection for breakfast. Lots of memorabilia on the walls. Not for the young, more for the 50...More

Thank Ray L
Reviewed 22 February 2015

I ate here once and was not impressed. The food was just ok, nothing special. The view was ok, we didn't see any planes coming or going. The prices were expensive, for what you get, you get a better meal at home! I don't think...More

Thank clm2359
Reviewed 3 December 2014

We didn't even know this little place was there. We got to watch the planes come and go while we ate. It was good. We didn't have to wait long, not too crowded. The names of the breakfast menu were cool. after pilots and such....More

Thank K K
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Response from JoeyK2559 | Reviewed this property |
They do, this is an active flight school plus all the transient traffic.
5 December 2016|
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Response from Barbara O | Reviewed this property |
I believe thy do.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 12:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 199 Airport Rd, Sanford, ME 04073-2429
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Sanford
  • Phone Number: +1 207-324-7332
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