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The Boon Island Ale House - CLOSED

124 Post Rd, Wells, ME 04090-3802
+1 207-641-8489
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good18%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
30 Jul 2015
“Not the best”
17 Mar 2015
“Not something I'd recommend”
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
124 Post Rd, Wells, ME 04090-3802
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Reviewed 14 June 2012

Someone once said a mullet was all business in the front and a party in the back. In front, Boone Island Ale House appears to be a micro brew tavern. In actuality it's a terrific restaurant with outstanding food, a fine wine list, white linens...More

1  Thank Neil H
Reviewed 8 June 2012 via mobile

We came here to get a simple meal. We were surprised to see linen tablecloths and napkins at an ale house. Nachos were no where on the menu as well. The atmosphere was sophisticated and very nice. We began our meal with the pork dumplings....More

1  Thank grovetucky
Reviewed 29 May 2012

stop in and try the dumplings with a good ale you,ll feel relaxed and stress free in no time at all.

Thank rolln699
Reviewed 29 May 2012

very good atmosphere ,very good service my favorite food there was the dumplings even if you dont try the ales atleast try they food. but i think the blueberry seadogs is awesome. so stop on in and give them a try they deserve atleast that.

Thank rolln699
Reviewed 29 May 2012

We had heard great things about Boon Island Ale Restaurant on Rt 1 in Wells, Maine and they were right! This totally renovated restaurant is very modern and clean. The customers ranged from vacationers right off the beach to the well dressed. The hostess was...More

Thank K P
Reviewed 24 May 2012

We were visiting in Wells and had no idea where to eat. We just decided on Boon Island Ales after driving around and were very happy with it. Good food and great service. Friendly atmosphere. Recommend!

1  Thank AggieMom D
Reviewed 19 May 2012

Just as good as ever- great new location and amazing food. We had burgers and they were cooked perfectly!! That pretty much never happens anywhere in my opinion! We will be back soon!

Thank Jessica B
Reviewed 17 May 2012 via mobile

Great service....great food....great atmosphere....enough said!

1  Thank Harby2
Reviewed 17 May 2012

Went to the newly located BIA for Mother's Day with my family. We tried three appetizers (boneless wings, calamari, and asian dumplings) which were delicious. The micro brews were good too. The atmosphere is casual dress, but it's pleasantly upscale with linen tablecloths. Everyone was...More

Thank Ladybugonbusiness
Reviewed 12 May 2012

Great food, fabulous service! They were extremely busy so our wait was a bit long BUT like the saying goes...good things come to those who wait ;). We dined with our 3 and 5 year old and the childrens menu was very reasonable. Nice presentation,...More

1  Thank MelissaR6102
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 124 Post Rd, Wells, ME 04090-3802
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Wells
  • Phone Number: +1 207-641-8489
Casual, Comfortably Elegant Chef Inspired Restaurant with a Nautical flare.
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