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Billy's Chowder House

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
RATINGS
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Value
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Food and ambience

Local cuisine, American, Bar, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly
Special Occasion Dining, View, Groups, Bar Scene

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Menu

Small $4.99
Large $7.99
Mozzarella Sticks
Sticks of mozzarella cheese coated with an Italian breading and fried to a crisp golden brown, served with marinara sauce
$9.99
Six Sea Scallops Are a True Treat From
The sea these sea scallops are wrapped with fresh bacon and baked over a bed of spinach
$8.99
Buffalo Chicken Tenders
Chicken tenders‏ hand breaded, fried golden then slathered in hot sauce, served with bleu cheese dressing and celery sticks
$1.95 each
Oyesters on the Half Shell
Our oysters on the half shell are served with fresh cut lemon, cocktail sauce and horseradish
Small $5.99
Large $8.99
Breaded Onion Rings
Homemade fresh cut onions hand tossed in Billy’s signature seasoned breading, fried golden brown
$8.99
Steamed Mussels
A succulent delight steamed mussels sautéed in a garlic wine sauce
$Market
Steamed Clams
A pound of steamed Northern Maine clams served with warmed butter and hot clam broth
$8.99
Shrimp $+2.00 each
Shrimp Cocktails
Five chilled shrimp presented on shaved ice, served with lemon and cocktail sauce
$12.99
Lobster claws $+4.00 each
Lobster Claw Cocktails
Three chilled lobster claws presented on shaved ice, served with lemon and cocktail sauce
$8.99
Stuffed Mushrooms
Juicy mushroom caps filled with Billy’s delicious seafood stuffing, then baked with melted butter a must try
ON THE SIDE‏
$4.99
Linguine with Marinara Sauce
$1.99
Vegetable of the Day
Made fresh daily
Small $2.99
Large $3.99
French fries
$1.99
Cole Slaw
$1.99
Baked Potato
$1.99
Rice
This food is or may be served raw or undercooked or may contain raw or undercooked foods. Consumption of this food may increase the risk of foodborne illness. Please check with your physician if you have any questions about consuming raw or undercooked foods.
SEAWORTHY
From the sea to you fresh daily
Served with hot rolls, our vegetable of the day and your choice of baked potato, French fries or rice
$21.99
Baked potato
French fries
Seafood Sampler
Can’t decide? This sampler has two baked stuffed shrimp, baked scallops and baked haddock
Small $19.99
Regular $23.99
Baked potato
French fries
Baked Scallops
Plump and juicy sea scallops baked in lemon butter you won’t be disappointed
$19.99
Baked potato
French fries
Stuffed Haddock
a half pound of haddock Fillet baked over a half pound of seafood stuffing
Baked potato
French fries
Billy's Seafood Stuffing
Prepared with a mixture of bread, haddock, lobster, shrimp, scallops, herbs and spices
$18.99
Baked potato
French fries
Baked Salmon
nine to‏ ten ounce salmon Fillet baked and topped with a garlic herb buttera must try
Small $15.99
Regular $18.99
Baked potato
French fries
Baked Haddock
fresh, Northern‏ Atlantic haddock Fillet delicately baked in lemon butter
$19.99
Baked potato
French fries
Stuffed Shrimp
6 large shrimp filled with Billy’s signature seafood stuffing, then baked
$21.99
Baked potato
French fries
Grilled Swordfish
The biggest piece of sword fish in town basted with extra virgin olive oil, garlic and herbs, then flame-broiled
LOBSTER‏
Served with drawn butter includes hot rolls, our vegetable of the day and your choice of baked potato, french fries or rice
$Market
Baked potato
French fries
Rice
Stuffed Lobster
a 1! pound lobster split and stuffed with Billy’s homemade seafood stuffing then baked just right
$Market
Baked potato
French fries
Rice
Shore Dinner
Throw out the anchor and stay awhile a cup of chowder (fish or clam), steamed clams, cole slaw and a 1 pound boiled lobster
Cannot be served separately
$Market
Baked potato
French fries
Rice
Lazy Lobster
From a 1 pound lobster be lazy, no work here plenty of lobster meat sautéed in butter
$Market
Baked potato
French fries
Rice
Twin Lobster Special
Two, one pound lobsters due to this special price this plate cannot be split between two people a lobster feast for one
$Market
Baked potato
French fries
Rice
Lobster Dinner
a pound and a quarter of fresh boiled Maine lobster
PLATTERS
Served with fries, cole slaw, hot rolls and butter
$12.99
Fish and Chips
The classic hand breaded haddock pieces, fried golden brown served with tartar sauce and a lemon
The following are offered to you in two portion sizes.Small and regular includes fries, cole slaw, hot rolls and butter
$13.99 16.99
Fried Clam Strips
$14.99 17.99
Fried Shrimp
$19.99 23.99
Fried Oyesters
$19.99 23.99
Fried Sea Scallops
$15.99 19.99
Fried Whole Belly Clams
$23.99
Billy's Famous Platter
A full‏ pound of favorites in this combination these items are freshly hand breaded and fried to a perfect golden brown: whole belly clams, shrimp, sea scallops and haddock
Medium $19.99
Large $23.99
Half and Half Platter
When just one doesn’t work your choice of two of the following: whole belly clams, clam strips, haddock, shrimp, oysters or sea scallops
SOME LIKE IT COLD‏
Se sail for the tropics. Enjoy a delicious frozen cocktail made with all natural sahara burst tropical cocktail mixes.
$6.99
Frozen Margarita
$6.99
Frozen Strawberry Margarita
$6.99
Frozen Daiquiri
$6.99
Frozen Raspberry Daiquiri
$6.99
Frozen Strawberry Daiquiri
$6.99
Frozen Strawberry Shortcake
$6.99
Frozen Mudslide
$6.99
Frozen Toasted Almond
$6.99
Frozen Raspberry Colada
WATERING HOLE
$2.79
Soda
20 ounce with free refills
$2.79
Lemonde
20 ounce with free refills
$2.79
Fresh Brewed Iced Tea
20 ounce with free refills
$2.99
Coffee or Hot Tea
$1.79
Milk
$1.99
Choccolate Milk
$2.99
Hot Chocolate
$3.49
San Pellegrine Water
Italian mineral water
$2.29
Poland Springs Water
$3.99
Root Beer Float
KID'S‏
12 and under only
$3.00
Kid's Sundae
$5.99
Chicken Fingers
With fries‏
$5.99
Hamburger
With fries
$4.59
Hot Dog
With fires
$5.99
Mac and Cheese
$5.99
Fish and Chips
$4.59
Grilled Cheese
With fries‏
$5.99
Linguine
With marinara‏ sauce.
FROM THE LAND
served with cole slaw or vegetable of the day and your choice of baked potato, French fries or rice, incluces hot rolls and butter.
$17.99
Bistro Filet
Hand trimmed, eight ounce steak, flame-broiled to your liking.
$15.99
Chicken Breast
A full pound of chicken breast prepared with our herb blend or your choice of plain, BBQ, cajun or teriyaki
$19.99
New York strip
Hand trimmed, ten ounce lean choice beef, cut daily and flame-broiled to your liking.
$21.99
Land Sea
The best of both our eight ounce bistro filet mated with 5 large grilled shrimp.
PASTABILLITIES‏
$15.99
Linguine with marinara $21.99
Linguine with garlic and oil $12.99
Chicken Mac and Cheese
Grilled chicken breast baked in a creamy cheese sauce with cavatappi pasta and topped with buttery bread crumbs.
$18.99
Linguine with marinara $21.99
Linguine with garlic and oil $12.99
Lobster Mac and Cheese
Succulent lobster meat baked in a creamy cheese sauce with cavatappi pasta and topped with buttery bread crumbs. Includes vegetable of the day and hot rolls and butter.
$19.99
Linguine with marinara $21.99
Linguine with garlic and oil $12.99
Shrimp Scampi
8 large shrimp with fresh garlic in extra virgin olive oil, white wine and lemon served over linguine.
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
American, Bar, Seafood, Soups
FEATURES
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The seafood is delicious. The staff are very nice and their service is great. The restaurant is close to the ocean in Wells Maine

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank greg3124
Reviewed 1 week ago

I last wrote a review of BIlly's Chowder House over four years ago. We (my wife and I) go up to Wells, Maine at least once a year, and we ALWAYS stop at Billy's - consistently great food and service. For some years, Chris, the...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Yankees0555
Reviewed 1 week ago

I've lived in the area for over 20 years, but this was my first time at Billy's. Shame on me! I had the clam chowder, which was with a lighter milk broth which I much prefer, plenty of clams. I had fish & chips which...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Karen G
Reviewed 1 week ago

Been here for lunch and dinner on several occasions never disappointed. Seafood is very fresh and always delicious. This place is my number one choice for seafood while in the area.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank NEfoliage3
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped into Billy’s for dinner one night while vacationing in Maine. Wells was a short drive from our B&B in Ogunquit. The restaurant is a traditional seafood restaurant, with a large dining room and a large dinner menu making it difficult to choose unless...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Exptraveler2013
Reviewed 15 January 2019 via mobile

Excellent place to dine, food is great and service is efficient. Prices are fair and would deff return.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank carriegirly6
Reviewed 13 December 2018

What a find! Food was just DELICIOUS! We had scallops and oysters for an appetizer and with our dinner we had the Billys famous clam chowder and haddock chowder.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Kerry G
Reviewed 9 December 2018

Many times Billy's has been our first stop after the 6 hour ride from NJ. It's our go to and also conveniently down the street from our hotel. It is on the water on Mile Road and a great place top stop for a relaxing...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Dimin3867
Reviewed 8 December 2018 via mobile

We wanted a quick bowl of chowder to warm up and figured with a name like this it just had to have a good chowder.. Wrong.!! Watery and not full of clams. We were very disappointed.! Perhaps other items are much better..!

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank jamessF395OT
Reviewed 8 December 2018

Went on line to buy a gift card and the price to mail a gift card seems excessive (over $8) stamps aren't even 50 cents. I called on phone to enquire as to why mailing a gift card is so expensive and there wasn't really...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Beecher P
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6 December 2015|
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We closed on the 5th of December, we reopen on the 22nd of January.
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