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189 Main St, First Floor, Yarmouth, ME 04096-6811
+1 207-847-3250
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Sun 09:30 - 13:30
Tue - Sat 17:00 - 21:00
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Cumberland Center, Maine
1 review
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Having recently moved to the area, we had been keen to try this place. We went as a family for an evening meal, and were impressed with the cozy atmosphere that greeted us as we entered the place. The menu looked good, the waitress was friendly, and the restaurant was certainly popular - almost full by 1730. What was astonishing... More 

Helpful?
Thank saaitken
Gathermaine, Owner at Gather, responded to this review

Hi Saaitken, Thanks very much for your feedback and review. I'm glad you enjoyed the atmosphere and friendliness, but certainly dissapointed about your frustrating wait and lack of response. We filled up all at once on this evening and the challenge is feeding everyone all at the same time. That said, we should, and can do a better job communicating... More 

Toulouse, France
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23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Been to a few breakfasts, lunches and a dinner and dance. The ambience is terrific, warm, nicely designed. It feels homey, yet open and inviting to visit with other diners. The long table in the center is perfect for big groups. The owner makes his rounds and makes you feel at home. Food was great and I liked that they... More 

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Thank BarthalemewL
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14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017

I've been to Gather a few times.. I enjoy their menu and specials, always with a bit of a spin on dishes and new tastes. I was there last night for dinner, and previous experiences just repeat themselves. We waited a very long time for our food to arrive that was lukewarm at best; with concert tickets in Portland no... More 

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1 Thank Northportgal
Gathermaine, Owner at Gather, responded to this review

Hi Northportgal, Thanks very much for your review and helpful feedback. I'm glad you enjoy the menu and specials, and I hear your frustration about lukewarm food and inattentive service. We have and will continue working on improving in these areas. Your feedback helps that process. Thanks again. Matt (owner) More 

Freeport, Maine
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23 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

This was an anniversary dinner for my wife and I. I ordered the Lentil Falafel Ciabatta and my wife had the summer Risotto. My Falafel came with home made fries, which were to die for. My wife asked if she could share my Ciabatta, so of course I had some of her Risotto. We could not decide which was the... More 

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Thank NLTurtle
Stevenson Ranch, California
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23 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

I love this place which used to be a church or an old Masonic hall, in any event, a gathering place now, for exceptional breakfast, socializing, and some blue grass music. When I went with family, it was billed as a Sunday Bluegrass Brunch from a farm-fresh eatery. And it didn't disappoint. With specials posted on the board and a... More 

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Thank Candy L
Bellevue, Washington
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172 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016

A friend and I had such a lovely dinner here. The food was delicious. Honestly, go there for the Fried Brussel Sprouts appetizer alone. So freaking good. I had fish tacos and my friend had a unique dinner salad. Everything tasted really yummy and fresh, and the vibe of the place was fun.

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Thank lilbsmom
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

Ordered Seafood stew, it was suppose to have seafood in it. A very little bit of labster claw is all I could find. The salt content was beyond belief (and I like salt). It had a piece of bread in the stew. I also ordered a salid which was plain lettice. It was a family gathering and 5 ordered pizza... More 

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Thank Daniel R
Lakeland, FL
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159 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2016

I think this place was probably a Masonic Hall. There was a trio playing music (was it Bluegrass or Celtic or both) that added to the atmosphere and the kitchen is on the stage above the dining area giving one an appreciation of how fast restaurant staffs must work to keep up with a SRO crowd. I had cioppino, my... More 

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Thank BobbyBaum
Somerset, Pennsylvania
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201 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016

Not your everyday menu, which is a good thing! This is a special place to go when your desire is to have a lazy laid-back meal. The inside of this restaurant is unique with ultra high ceilings. The kitchen is exposed so that you may see what is going on but this also causes the table area to be warm.... More 

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Thank HawkSpiritTraveler
boston
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 July 2016

Gather had me as soon as I walked in the door. Set in an old Masonic Hall, Gather has a very cool vibe with high ceilings and eclectic decor. The kitchen is open and set above the dining area on what must have been the old stage or pulpit, and it provides an interesting side attraction. I was hoping I... More 

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Thank amainemermaid
Gathermaine, Owner at Gather, responded to this review

Wow! Thank you mainemermaid. Kind words, and you've captured what we hoped people would enjoy about this unique place. More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
Cuisine
American, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Full Bar, Parking Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
09:30 - 13:30
Tuesday
17:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 21:00
Thursday
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
17:00 - 21:00
Saturday
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 189 Main St, First Floor, Yarmouth, ME 04096-6811
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Yarmouth
  • Phone Number: +1 207-847-3250

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?