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1637 Post Rd, Wells, ME 04090-4608
+1 207-646-3355
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  • Excellent89%
  • Very good7%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“duck” (67 reviews)
“bread” (99 reviews)
“fudge pie” (20 reviews)
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5:00 PM - 10:00 PMAll hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
1637 Post Rd, Wells, ME 04090-4608
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Intimate atmosphere in a cozy 1774 home with attentive staff. Everything was perfect starting with delectable drinks, a bourbon martini and a half bottle of Santa Margarita Pinot Grigio. The wood grilled mushrooms with Parmesan were amazing. My husband loved the duck, which is a...More

Thank luv2trvl
Reviewed 6 days ago

Mid-February and it's still hard to get a good reservation a week in advance for a Saturday night. The only reasonable choice when I called was 5:15. The next available slot was 8:30. Joshua's opens at 5 pm and I thought we'd be eating in...More

Thank kennebunk_larryMaine
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a very good meal at Joshua's. I had the wood-grilled mushrooms to start with a bay scallop entree. My wife had mushroom bisque and filet mignon. Everything was of excellent quality, sufficient quantity, and cooked very well, except the bay scallop sauce was...More

Thank kennebunklegal
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Never leave Wells without a visit to Joshua's. Every time we go to Maine we have a special evening at Joshua's. The atmosphere is wonderful. The food is fantastic. It's always a time to remember. Love it.

Thank Carol L
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Joshua’s delivers a great meal every time from the friendly and well informed servers, locally sourced and organic food and cozy dining atmosphere. One will be so moved by the experience that an ocean view is an insignificant detail. Enjoy the homemade breads and crafted...More

1  Thank hoochiekpt
Reviewed 12 December 2017

During our annual trip to Maine we look forward to our visits at Joshua's. The food is always excellent in quality, preparation and presentation. While in the area we ate at Joshua's on 4 occasions and each meal was superlative. Looking forward to next year...More

1  Thank Dolores O
Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

This was our first time at Joshua’s and it will not be the last!! The ambience and waitstaff was wonderful. We were seated in their new addition which was so beautiful especially the light fixture which was made out of paper (photo posted). The home...More

Thank custombridalgowns
Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

Booked Joshua's after searching Tripadvisor for best restaurants in Ogunquit/Wells area. Joshua's came through with the best reviews and t they were not wrong. The ambiance was warm and pleasing....and old house. Service was excellent and the meals (haddock and duck) were superb. My wife...More

Thank retired01
Reviewed 4 December 2017 via mobile

This was our first time at Joshua's in Wells, ME and certainly not our last. Food was meticulously done and presented like a work of art on the plate. Lamb chops were tender and flavorful. My husbands Filet was cook to perfection. Friendly wait staff....More

1  Thank pauldL4072DI
Reviewed 16 November 2017 via mobile

Look at my reviews and you will see I travel all over the eastern half of the US and almost never give a five star rating. Joshua's earned that and more. The meal with my wife was outstanding and the service perfect. The duck was...More

1  Thank Tradervic21
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Questions & Answers
14 August 2017|
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Response from Tom B | Reviewed this property |
Yes they usually have the Lobster Pie, although the it is special. As a lot of the menu they only serve it if it's fresh. You will love the lobster pie as it comes in a flakey home made crust with just lobster. Vegetables... More
Linda J
1 April 2017|
Response from marie s | Reviewed this property |
Call the restaurant to ask....I am not sure..
2 November 2016|
Response from ZeroTTZero | Reviewed this property |
When my wife and I had dinner there about two weeks ago, they were planning on closing on November 1st for renovations. They were not taking any reservations until January because they did not know how long the renovations... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1637 Post Rd, Wells, ME 04090-4608
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Wells
  • Phone Number: +1 207-646-3355
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