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Fairgrounds Cafe

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49 Topsham Fair Mall Rd, Topsham, ME 04086-1734
+1 207-729-5366
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Lewiston, Maine
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Have eaten here several times with my husband and this past weekend with another couple. We've always had great service with a friendly wait staff and the owner is usually in making his rounds. A very homey place. They had live music on Saturday evening while we were there. This is a place where you get big portions for little... More 

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Tampa, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016

4 of us visiting. Hungry. All 4 wanted something different from each other. Took a chance on the Fairgrounds Cafe. About 6:30 pm. Grilled cheese, BLT, and Club Sandwiches done perfect. Shepherds pie a little dry, but it was the last one they had of the special. A little butter solved that. Went back for breakfast 2 days later. Good... More 

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Thank Cheryl S
Springfield, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

Excellent location and wonderful food, very inexpensive and large portions. Offers comfort foods that most restaurants don't serve.

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Thank Larry H
Midcoast Maine
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016

In a half-full restaurant at 8:20 AM, we waited 1/2 hour for any attention. Coffee came 10 minutes later, and 15 minutes after that we were able to order. The food was fine, but no one should have to wait an hour for breakfast. This restaurant has over-expanded and under-hired. I know there is a dearth of help in the... More 

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Thank sacrebleu62
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

Stopped in this morning for a bite to eat with a friend. A live band was playing, which was a pleasant surprise. The food came out shortly after we ordered, and was very delicious. The Greek omelet was a great way to start the day. The waitress was very courteous and welcoming. Nice little place to have breakfast.

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Thank Ryan M
Topsham, Maine, United States
2 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 July 2016

Make you feel right at home. Breakfast all day. Home cooking. Very good Specials and Full Bar too! Very nice staff and owner always on site.

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Thank MWC63
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

So I'm sitting here waiting for my breakfast. Thinking this place is beautiful. And sweet. And man, i would like to come back. And when they brought the food out, and my boyfriends food looked great. He liked it. Mine however, home fries were burnt to the crisp. The English muffin was over toasted and was a little chewy. Not... More 

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Thank Cortnie B
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2016 via mobile

This is a great little restaurant in the middle of a busy plaza. They have excellent service, great prices, and good food. It's definitely worth checking out.

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Thank OldIrishCurmudgeon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 June 2016

Lunch at the Fairground Cafe was a most pleasant experience. I had breakfast for lunch...a huge vegetarian breakfast burrito with scrumptious home fries. My hubby had all he could do to finish his fried clam dinner, also scrumptious and our friend agreed we would not need another meal today. Right off I 295 so if you are own your way... More 

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Brunswick, Maine
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 June 2016

Food is great staff needs to smile staff eats in front of you at bar not a view you want to see as your waiting for food.. all staff stand at bar and talks with each other as there backs are turned need some work but the food is excellent

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Cheap Eats, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 49 Topsham Fair Mall Rd, Topsham, ME 04086-1734
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Mid Coast Maine  >  Topsham
  • Phone Number: +1 207-729-5366

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