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The Egg and I

Route 1, Wells, ME
+1 207-646-8777
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good23%
  • Average21%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“hash” (10 reviews)
“pancakes” (9 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
$$ - $$$
Route 1, Wells, ME
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1 - 10 of 76 reviews

Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

Okay breakfast. Eggs were cold. Standard pancakes and french toast. Great service. Restaurant is cash only which I felt was a huge drawback.

Thank Sam B
Reviewed 11 August 2017

Great breakfast here we always eat here for breakfast the food is good and freshly made and they have really good pancakes.

Thank VJR7
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

This is one of my favorite breakfast places in Maine. They always have pancake specials, as well as a wide variety of French toast, waffles, and healthy fair such as yogurt and fruit or oatmeal. The pancakes are different than most restaurants such as adding...More

Thank Lynn M
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Had to wait there were lots of people this Memorial weekend. The waitress was friendly and helpful. My cheese omelet was fluffy. The home fries were delicious as well as the cinnamon raisin bread. The waitress was attentive People were ordering pancakes and waffles which...More

Thank pkbehappy
Reviewed 22 January 2017

This place is very good and delicious. My family and I went here for the first time last year and I have to say the staff is so friendly and the food is amazing. The eggs Florentine is very good and so are the pancakes....More

Thank elitetraveler123
Reviewed 2 November 2016

Wonderful breakfast spot. Very reasonable prices. Family froendly. Been in business a long time and very friendly staff.

Thank adevoe70
Reviewed 2 November 2016

Very pricey for what you get and they don't accept cards it's cash only...so you wait in line only to find out it;s cash only but guess what...they have an ATM on site and you get to pay the Service Fee from your bank!

1  Thank terriegill915
Reviewed 27 October 2016

What a great place for breakfast or lunch as suits you timetable. Usually a line, but this efficient eatery moves things along. A line? if the food is great, service zippy and prices within new era reality word gets out. They do not take credit...More

Thank 421Chaz
Reviewed 25 October 2016

We always stop here for breakfast. Their eggs bennedict is something you don't want to miss. I'm craving it now - I guess we need to plan another trip back!!

Thank VermontSmiles
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Great place for the early morning eats. Food is great, plenty on the plate and more than enough options. Always a line...cause it is so worth it.

Thank Rick L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Route 1, Wells, ME
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Wells
  • Phone Number: +1 207-646-8777
Breakfast primarily
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