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Cove Cafe

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19 Perkins Cove Road, Ogunquit, ME 03907
+1 207-646-2422
07:00 - 12:00
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Elkridge, Maryland
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316 reviews
260 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 122 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I chose Cove Café for my final brunch (and meal) for my first trip to Ogunquit, and it was a perfect way to end the trip. The small dining area has a modern-country flair and feels very homey. Staff were efficient and friendly. The menu options include lots of traditional American breakfast dishes, and everything that arrived at the table... More 

Thank Christopher M
New Haven, Connecticut
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2016

This restaurant was almost across the street from the touristy one and far surpasses it. Very cozy atmosphere, extremely clean, great service and great food. Our second time there.

Thank Marianne K
North Creek, New York, United States
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

We stumbled upon this little restaurant by accident when we couldn't find parking space in Perkins Cove and had to walk in from a remote parking lot. We passed by Cove Cafe and read the menu and it sounded great so we decided this was where we would have breakfast the next morning. We had the Belgian waffles with mascarpone... More 

Thank nlights53
New Delhi
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171 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Small, Family run place. Read their story in the photo. Extremely popular breakfast place. Long waits at peak hours and weekends. Loved the Maine Blueberry Pancakes. Others had omelettes and salmon breakfast served to perfection. It's towards the end of Beach Street.

Thank Akhil B
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25 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

We always eat breakfast here when we visit Ogunquit. The food is consistently amazing and the staff are always friendly and greet you with a smile. The omelets are to die for! We will be back!

Thank SueInMA
Moorestown, New Jersey
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17 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

Small Local Breakfast spot in Perkins Cove. My family and I ate breakfast there the first day, it was excellent. We enjoyed it so much we came back again. The omelets are amazing, Great coffee. Small place, no parking so you must park at one of the lots

Thank RonEspo
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50 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

This place was recommended to us by the Resort at which we stayed. The atmosphere was quite nice - sort of a local flair. And the food was incredibly good! I would recommend this highly!

Thank Beachlover1949
Rangeley, Maine
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143 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016

This great breakfast room offers traditional and unusual. Whether you prefer Corned Beef Hash & Eggs or Lobster Frittata or Crab Cake Benedict, one can find delicious and ample or simple 'On the Side', but all goes beautifully with bottomless hot coffee.Prices are reasonable but plan on paying $10-15 parking fees nearby unless you want to from town, a lovely... More 

Thank DaisyDiva07
Baldwinsville, New York
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24 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed our breakfast at the Cove Cafe after working up an appetite walking the Marginal Way. Breakfast was just the perfect size, freshly prepared and yummy. Although we were able to get seats immediately, the cafe is not very large so you may need to wait to sit if you go during the busy season.

Thank Nancy F
Pittstown, New Jersey
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

Loved this tiny, quaint restaurant in Perkins Cove! Had just finish our walk of Marginal Way and spotted this adorable place. Wound up sitting at the counter, as all tables were filled. Walking through the door was like stepping back into time 50+ years. Knotty pine wainscoting, lots of windows, fresh flowers on each table, gave new perspective on the... More 

Thank Elizabeth F

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Cafe
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Takeout
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
07:00 - 12:00
07:00 - 12:00
07:00 - 12:00
07:00 - 12:00
07:00 - 12:00
07:00 - 12:00
07:00 - 12:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19 Perkins Cove Road, Ogunquit, ME 03907
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Ogunquit
  • Phone Number: +1 207-646-2422

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