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Mike's Clam Shack

1150 Post Rd, Wells, ME 04090-4502
+1 207-646-5999
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good29%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“clam chowder” (138 reviews)
“seafood” (208 reviews)
“scallops” (82 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 21:00All hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Soups, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1150 Post Rd, Wells, ME 04090-4502
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Reviewed 2 days ago

LOVE the coconut shrimp - the best I've had in New England, and the service is always top notch. We like to sit in the "seat yourself" sports bar area for the laid back atmosphere & help-yourself popcorn!

Thank carolmartin24
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Can't say enough great things about Mike's! It's our go to restaurant when in Maine for a delicious haddock dinner. The portions are large enough to have leftovers the next day. Add a side of golden onion rings and a cup of seafood chowder and...More

Thank colleenc697
Reviewed 3 days ago

Back to Maine and back to Mike's Clam Shack. Lobster stew was good. $16 for a bowl and it had a ton of lobster in it. But lobster dinners were pricey. Ended up with broiled scallops and haddock. Was good and filling, but more expensive...More

Thank Jeanb1561
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We came in for drinks after dinner on a Saturday night and were very impressed by the live band. It was also a plus that the drinks were much better priced than we're used to in Boston!

Thank ckocek
Reviewed 4 days ago

We weren't sure if we'd just top by for a drink on a Wed. night or a meal. Our waitress was one we had seen before whenever we visit Maine in June for anniversary. As the trays went by as we smelled the yummy food...More

Thank cinpull47
Reviewed 4 days ago

Never disappointed. We tend to always go to the Sports bar and wait for a table to open up. We've never had to wait long even if the place is packed. Good entertainment on a Saturday evening also.

Thank bbdmac2017
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We have eaten at Mike's over the years, most recently 2 years ago when we had a very disappointing lunch when the fish was bad, and they were not bothered in the least, this time we had the lobster roll with clam chowder and the...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went for a light lunch and still walked away full! LOVE the Lobster Stew! So tender. Shrimp Cocktail was fresh and flavorful. If in Wells this is a must!

Thank Glori H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Always stop here when in the area. Dinner was terrific as usual. I had the gulf shrimp which came with baked potato and cole slaw which was excellent. Hubby had the usual baked haddock and haddock chowder which he said were terrific. Next day we...More

Thank natslive
Reviewed 1 week ago

Good meal in a decent restaurant. I had clam chowder, lobster and steamed oysters. Wife had a turkey blt. They had a kids menu wit hot dogs, chicken tenders, burgers etc. they have a big menu with variety. We had strawberry shortcake that was delicious.

Thank KingofMorgantown
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
are larger portions of Lobster role available on request
22 October 2016|
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Response from WestSide19 | Reviewed this property |
I believe they have two sizes of lobster rolls.
keith p
are you open year round?
8 August 2016|
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Response from eeldredg | Reviewed this property |
We close in January to February for renovations and through cleaning
I heard You serve breakfast Any Information would be helpful especially on Sunday morning
8 July 2016|
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Response from Greta R | Reviewed this property |
Never had breakfast there. Have no idea if they serve that meal.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
07:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:30
07:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1150 Post Rd, Wells, ME 04090-4502
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Wells
  • Phone Number: +1 207-646-5999
  • E-mail
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