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Mike's Clam Shack

1150 Post Rd, Wells, ME 04090-4502
+1 207-646-5999
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good30%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“clam chowder” (151 reviews)
“seafood” (256 reviews)
“scallops” (101 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 21:00 Hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
1150 Post Rd, Wells, ME 04090-4502
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1 - 10 of 1,491 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

Been coming here for years now and haven't been pleased with the last couple visits. Food has been ok, not like it use to be. The staff has been rather rude the last few visits and honestly we did nothing to warrant it. Hopefully it...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Heather M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Mikes isn't a shack, it's a large comfortable restaurant with a sports bar and gift shop. The menu offers a large variety so that anyone in the group should be able to find something they like. Twin lobsters were nicely priced, so I couldn't resist....More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank nappy5300
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed our lunch of a lobster roll and scallops. Everything was fresh. A nice light batter on the scallops and almost no mayo on the lobster in a very fully stuffed roll. A substitution of butternut squash for fries was excellent as was the...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank sandaljimk
Reviewed 12 December 2018

There is a group of 4 of us who travel to Maine every year. We have been to Mikes every year. Their Clam chowder is a favorite. This year was so sad. First I ordered the 1/4 chicken, its listed as one breast and leg....More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank djulian0
Reviewed 8 December 2018 via mobile

We have had meals before at this place but we enjoyed another place better. That place has now closed.!! Jakes Restaurant was our go to place for a quick good meal. It was sold and renamed Spinnakers. An instant failure... Anyways, we decided to give...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank jamessF395OT
Reviewed 26 November 2018

Stopped here for a guick lunch. Had not been here for years. The place has not changed. Fast and friendly service, large portions, good eats. Had a burger and fish plate. Baked potato done right and fish was fresh and cooked well. Waitress fast and...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Chris D
Reviewed 12 November 2018

We are locals and this restaurant is at the top of our list of go-to restaurants. The menu is huge. Their fish and chips and fried shrimp are terrific, but then so is everything else we have ordered. They offer a big variety of lunch...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Louise H
Reviewed 9 November 2018

Mike's was highly recommended to us for its varied menu and fun bar, so on our first night in Ogunquit we took the short drive to Wells to try it out. We were not disappointed. After a very short wait time we were seated. Our...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank joe c
Reviewed 8 November 2018

Great restaurant, nice staff, excellent clams,scallops and fish. Great service, busy place. Would go back.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank hamiltrj
Reviewed 8 November 2018

This place is closed on Monday and Tuesday this time of year. The fried shrimp was terrific! Locals say it is hard to get a table here in season.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank lmchilds26
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Questions & Answers
22 October 2016|
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Response from Sue B | Reviewed this property |
I believe they have two sizes of lobster rolls.
keith p
8 August 2016|
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Response from eeldredg | Reviewed this property |
We close in January to February for renovations and through cleaning
8 July 2016|
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Response from XMontrealer67 | Reviewed this property |
Never had breakfast there. Have no idea if they serve that meal.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
07:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:30
07:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1150 Post Rd, Wells, ME 04090-4502
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Wells
  • Phone Number: +1 207-646-5999
  • E-mail
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