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Varano's Italian Restaurant

60 Mile Rd, Wells, ME 04090-4127
+1 207-641-8550
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good19%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
60 Mile Rd, Wells, ME 04090-4127
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Reviewed 14 March 2016

To celebrate my lady's birthday we visited Varan0's for the first time. Glad we did, Wait staff was knowledgeable & most helpful, bill of fare was excelant and the meal very tasty. We will be returning to this gem.

Thank Eric o
Reviewed 9 March 2016 via mobile

My husband and I stayed in Ogunquit to celebrate my birthday and we were disappointed that our usual places were closed for the season. Our innkeeper suggested this restaurant stating that he had never been but there are patrons who said the food was good....More

Thank aml3679
Reviewed 6 March 2016 via mobile

The service was slow on Sat Feb 27. The veal chop special was underwhelming, while the shrimp scampi was good. The cheesecake and lattes were excellent.

1  Thank ddayta
Reviewed 5 March 2016 via mobile

What a great restaurant experience! My daughter and I went there for our first time and we had an unbelievable time! The service was helpful, attentive and personable; the food was fresh, delicious and cooked to perfection; and the owner was so welcoming! We will...More

1  Thank mommananc
Reviewed 2 March 2016

Still a pleasure after many visits and at many different times of the year! The bolognese sauce is rich and very meaty. The chef knows how to prepare veal extremely well. The chicken Marsala sauce is the best outside of Boston. The wine cellar is...More

Thank EstaticinCamden
Reviewed 21 February 2016

The food was very good and it was so close to the hotel that we just walked over in the pouring rain and had a wonderful meal.

Thank nancis974
Reviewed 19 February 2016 via mobile

Being a Long time server in Boston North end....I consider myself some what spoiled to when it comes to dining out...I had an unbelievable meal at Verano's.....I ordered what I consider to be the best pork chop I have ever had out in a restaurant....More

Thank Jo Jo B
Reviewed 14 February 2016

On an impulse, went to Varano's on what we knew was a busy weekend, We were not sure what to expect- we had not been there for years. We were very impressed- the short wait to get in was comfortable as they had opened their...More

Thank Karen C
Reviewed 5 February 2016

Our second trip to Varano's was just as good as the first. It is on our "must do" list when we head to Maine on vacation.

Thank Laurel M
Reviewed 1 December 2015

We will always return as long as the quality continues . The wait staff works hard to please the customer. The choices are numerous .

Thank cmbarnes395
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24 March 2018|
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Response from Susan K | Reviewed this property |
I would say yes if you go early. It is not primarily a 'family' restaurant but I believe that they will welcome a well behaved child.
9 September 2016|
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Response from clarky29 | Reviewed this property |
I have no idea either. Sorry
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 60 Mile Rd, Wells, ME 04090-4127
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Wells
  • Phone Number: +1 207-641-8550
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