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Mae's Cafe

#1 of 3 Dessert in Bath
Certificate of Excellence
££ - £££
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160 Centre St, Bath, ME 04530-2548
+1 207-442-8577
08:00 - 14:00
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West Bath, Maine
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26 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

If you need breakfast, brunch or lunch this is the place for you. The poached eggs are great and the sandwiches are novel and tasty. The service is the best and you will not go wrong if you asked to be seated at a table where Lori is your waitress. The place is very clean and there is more than... More 

Thank Mary B
Easton, Maryland
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78 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016

Mae's has come under new management over the years we have been coming here but the service and quality has remained pretty consistent. Very good cafe for breakfast, brunch or lunch. We have never been there in the evening for dinner. Sandwiches are very good as are salads. French toast and waffles are also excellent. Good pastries and cakes from... More 

Thank Jeff m
Peterborough, New Hampshire
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55 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016

The food selection was excellent and the place is adorable. Good, quick (but not rushed) friendly service. We were glad we stumbled upon it.

Thank DebOnTheRoad
Palo Alto, California
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288 reviews
184 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 160 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

We visited during Parent Weekend at Bowdoin and came on the early side on Sunday morning (9:30). We were seated immediately upstairs in a charming room that felt bright and open. The waitress was friendly and the service was prompt. I ordered an omelette with tomato, bacon and cheese - it was fine but not great - the fillings were... More 

Thank Colleen D
Phippsburg, Maine
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89 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

My wife and I eat here weekly. We are part of the "Meet Me At Mae's" crowd. Today I had the MAE West omelette and my wife had blueberry pancakes. My omelette was horrible. Normally I would have sent it back - still can't figure out why I didn't. The onions and peppers were raw and the ham was almost... More 

Thank Maine-e-yak_007
Katie Kelley W, Owner at Mae's Cafe, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to let us know about your experience. On your next trip if there is anything you are not satisfied with please let us know at the table, we will fix the problem and make sure you are taken care of!! More 

Manchester, New Hampshire
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

Every time I’m in Bath, Maine, I must stop by Mae’s Cafe and Bakery. They have these huge gingersnap cookies, about 4-inches in diameter that are simply the best I have ever had. They are $2 a cookie. I live south about 100 miles, so I can’t just drop in a get a cookie when I want one, so I... More 

Thank PaulinePinard
Portland, Maine
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28 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

We ordered our wedding cake and cupcakes from Mae's. They were incredible. Everything was beautiful. all of our guests loved them so much, they took extras to take to the hotel. They were so knowledgeable, offered lots of creativity and suggestions. We could not get offer how amazing everything was. We went there for brunch the next day. It was... More 

Thank Jennifer D
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

Our group of four found this to be a great location and atmosphere, pleasant and prompt service, but rather mediocre food. The salad was large but non-descript, the pot pies were small servings, not very tasty and overall disappointing. No coffee refills were offered and they would have been accepted. Only one restroom and it was the only one open... More 

Thank DeeDee P
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7 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016

We arrived cold and hungry not long before the restaurant was set to close. Our group of six was given a quiet room off to the side where we could eat and visit easily. The food was very good and warmed us up.

Thank Paula M
Atlanta, Georgia
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

The most delicious breakfast I have ever had!You will have an impossible time deciding what to order because it's ALL delicious! Seriously....

Thank Kimberly W

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$14
American, Cafe
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
08:00 - 14:00
08:00 - 14:00
08:00 - 14:00
08:00 - 14:00
08:00 - 14:00
08:00 - 14:00
08:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 160 Centre St, Bath, ME 04530-2548
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Mid Coast Maine  >  Bath
  • Phone Number: +1 207-442-8577
Breakfast and Lunch all day along with amazing baked goods. Healthy, gluten free and Paleo options available.

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