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Frontier Cafe

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14 Maine St - Fort Andross Mill, Brunswick, ME
+1 207-725-5222
11:00 - 23:00
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Mon - Fri 11:00 - 22:00
Sat - Sun 11:00 - 23:00
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armonk, ny
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68 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This restaurant is right on the river - would have been a great view during the day, but it's very tricky to find in the dark! That aside, once you get inside (it's in the back of a factory building type office park), the vibe is excellent, the waiters as friendly and attentive as could be and the food interesting... More 

Thank eli37
Needham, Massachusetts
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This is a restaurant I wish was closer as I would go often. They have a unique and creative menu, great cocktails all in a great space. Seven of us ate at a round table and split appetizers and each had lunch. The curried mussels were amazing, and then each person loved their meals. I had a bloody mary with... More 

Thank schifilliti
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22 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Frontier does a good job with the diverse menu options. Food is done well and you get what you pay for. Minor issue they only serve "there own" sodas and I am not a fan but drink water. Better for you anyway. Really diverse, unique items done well

Thank Joe M
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

My wife and split the large vegan nachos with cashew cheese. I also ordered a single fried fish taco which was also great. We each had a Bissell Brothers Substance IPA (best IPA in Maine) my opinion. Dessert of chocolate mousse. This restaurant is located in an old mill building right along the river. Interior walls of old brick and... More 

Thank David M
Mid Coast Maine, Maine
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42 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is one of our favorite spots for wonderful food and an eclectic atmosphere. Housed in a renovated mill, the menu is varied and has wonderful vegan options. The rice flour fish and chips are to die for, so light and crispy. I fell in love with the grilled Caesar salad and look for it everywhere I go now. The... More 

Thank kingbyriverk
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26 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Trendy, hip, and fun. Awesome converted mill space, with a lot of history and character. Usually quite busy, with a great buzzing vibe. Young, quirky staff are fun to watch as they zoom about. But the star here is the food, which is so yummy! Especially if you are gluten free. It's unusual to find a restaurant that caters so... More 

Thank ThisScreenNameTaken
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Frontier is one of our favorite restaurants! Housed in a former mill, the restaurant's atmosphere is unique and comfortable, and the service always prompt and friendly. The drink menu offers an array of unique cocktails that are generously poured, and a wide variety of craft beers and ciders to slurp. The best part of Frontier, though, is its Fish &... More 

Thank Deb Y
West Bath, Maine
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26 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

We have stopped for lunch a few times in the last four or five years and this place is becoming so much better with age! It has found it's nitch and is now a great place to dine. The grilled ceasor salad is the best I have had in Maine. The service is good and food is presented in novel... More 

Thank Mary B
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

My husband and I visited this local restaurant with friends for dinner. They use foods from local farms and all of their food is gluten free. They also have a small theatre which seats about 50 people. The night we were there they were showing Ron Howard's Beatles movie the touring years. Great show, good food an enjoyable evening. If... More 

Thank Lois T
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

We were six people of three different generations (ages 9 to 79). Everyone was treated in a friendly, considerate way by our waitress, who was knowledgeable about even esoteric subjects, such as the differences between the various micro-brew ales that are offered. Although the restaurant was completely full, everything we ordered came promptly. Only a few slight shortcomings in the... More 

Thank Robert R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Bar, International, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, View, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14 Maine St - Fort Andross Mill, Brunswick, ME
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Mid Coast Maine  >  Brunswick
  • Phone Number: +1 207-725-5222

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