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The White Elephant

) #1 of 2 Restaurants in Strong ££ - £££ American
26 S Main St, Strong, ME 04983-3319
+1 207-684-3615
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Overview
  • Excellent26%
  • Very good42%
  • Average6%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible13%
15 Mar 2017
“Great breakfast place”
20 Oct 2016
“Very good breakfasts at a reasonable price.”
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CUISINES
American
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
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LOCATION
26 S Main St, Strong, ME 04983-3319
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Reviewed 15 March 2017

The White Elephant is a variety store, gas station and restaurant, all under one roof. They do a nice job with traditional breakfast items...nothing fancy, just good cooking. Their portion sizes are generous and the prices are very reasonable. Try a HALF portion of sausage...More

1  Thank Stan W
Reviewed 20 October 2016

My wife and I have eaten at Strong's best restaurant several times in our visits to Maine over the past several years. The White Elephant has a good breakfast menu with very good food. You can choose from several kinds of coffee (self-serve), the waitresses...More

Thank danfr44
Reviewed 24 August 2016

a nice enough general store with a large comfy place to sit and eat. Had a lobster roll - generous for 1/2 at $10 - decent fries, pretty good french onion soup, and a tasty enough chicken sandwich. good value / good food. We sampled...More

Thank David L
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Great food in the restaurant, especially the beef which is raised by the owners. There is also a deli. The market has propane, a variety of food and drinks, travel and camp items, including some fresh produce from area farms in the summer. Local maple...More

Thank StrongMEWoman
Reviewed 3 July 2016

It takes FOREVER to be waited on. My husband and I went for breakfast and it took us 45 minutes to FINALLY get breakfast. Food is just okay. They do not serve real maple syrup. I know it is more expensive, but we are in...More

Thank Alyce K
Karen T, Owner at The White Elephant, responded to this reviewResponded 11 July 2016

Hi Alyce, We are sorry that you had been less than impressed with The White Elephant during your dining experience with us. It is very important to us that our customers never leave our restaurant feeling dissatisfied, and for that reason we sincerely apologize for...More

Reviewed 15 December 2015

This place has fuel, food and sundries....It is used a lot by local loggers as the owner is a major timber man. The atmosphere is very informal and food quite good.

1  Thank dick b
Reviewed 10 July 2015 via mobile

First of all i dont mind paying a decent price for decent food but the white elephant is high price, 8.00 for the hillbilly deluxe which 2 out of three times the chicken was dry and it was very sloppily put together,the onion rings i...More

3  Thank Brian C
Karen T, Owner at The White Elephant, responded to this reviewResponded 15 July 2015

Hello Brian C, While we are happy to hear that you are a frequent customer of our establishment, we are disappointed to hear that your recent experiences have not been quite up to par. Would you be able to inform us as to what day...More

Reviewed 29 May 2015

If you happen to find yourself in Strong, the White Elephant is a wonderful little restaurant to visit with a hometown feel. There is a fairly standard convenience store connected to the small restaurant, perfect for snacks on the go. We have been for breakfast...More

1  Thank Dawn S
Reviewed 23 May 2015 via mobile

Although this restaurant is stuck in the back of a general store in the middle of nowhere... the food was amazing, and the experience was great! A number of the ingredients are local (or even straight from the owners farm), and the quality in the...More

1  Thank Jon M
Reviewed 29 August 2014

We were traveling across Maine, stopping to take a friend from a nearby town out to lunch. The White Elephant is located in a totally nondescript building, but our food (chicken Caesar salad, taco salad) was excellent. The chicken Caesar did me for lunch the...More

Thank GreenMtnTraveler411
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 20:00
Monday
05:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
05:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
05:00 - 20:00
Thursday
05:00 - 20:00
Friday
05:00 - 20:00
Saturday
06:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 26 S Main St, Strong, ME 04983-3319
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Strong
  • Phone Number: +1 207-684-3615
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