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Mike's Clam Shack

1150 Post Rd, Wells, ME 04090-4502
+1 207-646-5999
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good29%
  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“clam chowder” (143 reviews)
“seafood” (223 reviews)
“scallops” (92 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 AM - 9:30 PM Hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1150 Post Rd, Wells, ME 04090-4502
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We asked around for the best place to have some Maine lobster. Were told that the place to go was Mike's Clam Shack. Very disappointed. Lobster was very tough. Given a pair of crackers that were too small and a small plastic fork (that broke...More

Thank Virginia H
Reviewed 3 days ago

We had dinner at Mike's Clam Shack while at Wells, Maine. I had the lobster pie and companion had the special of prime rib with fried clams. Seafood was excellent. The restaurant can handle crowds on a busy weekend.

Thank Flambo126
Reviewed 6 days ago

good quick bar/pub food. lots of TV's, good beer choices, friendly, attentive bar staff.. Band they had was pretty bad, but that's the only bad thing..

Thank icecreed
Reviewed 1 week ago

The clam chowder is excellent,thick and creaming with a lot of clams. We also had Fried Haddock that was done to perfection. Our waitperson was pleasant,service was quick. The restaurant has a main dining room,a bar area and out side dining. The lounge has entertainment...More

Thank Mary D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Pretty disappointed with our visit here. Staff was very nice but the food was not very good. My wife had a lobster roll and all it was was a few pieces of lobster in a roll. No lettuce, no seasonings and definitely no love. Prime...More

Thank Vtkid
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a big place with a large parking lot so we thought it must be good. If sports bars are your thing then this will work great for you. We were looking for a casual dinner and was disappointed. The service was good but...More

Thank gregmNY
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good local place. Choose between the restaurant dining area and the sports bar area with live music on some nights. The mussels could use a tastier sauce, but the fried seafood platter is tremendous and the lobster dinners are always great. They have specials throughout...More

1  Thank NapoABC
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Food was good. The Clam chowder was excellent. I tried swordfish steak for the first time. It was OK, but I guess I'm not a fan of this particular entree.

Thank Troy R
Reviewed 20 April 2018 via mobile

Restaurant and sports bar with a variety of bottled and tap beer as well as choice of food to accommodate all tastes . Attentive staff in family atmosphere.

Thank Mark P
Reviewed 20 April 2018

The clams, scallops, shrimp are just so FRESH, and fried to perfection. One of us also had a stuffed sole dinner special, which was very good. They do have a regular and a large size but didn't see any Senior menu/portions. The regular serving could...More

1  Thank Scubach
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Questions & Answers
22 October 2016|
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Response from WestSide19 | Reviewed this property |
I believe they have two sizes of lobster rolls.
keith p
8 August 2016|
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Response from eeldredg | Reviewed this property |
We close in January to February for renovations and through cleaning
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
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:30 PM
7:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1150 Post Rd, Wells, ME 04090-4502
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Wells
  • Phone Number: +1 207-646-5999
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