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Flexit Cafe & Bakery

192 Main St, Used to Be the Maine Grind, Ellsworth, ME 04605-1961
+1 207-412-0484
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good28%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (26 reviews)
“couscous” (5 reviews)
“sandwiches” (13 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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192 Main St, Used to Be the Maine Grind, Ellsworth, ME 04605-1961
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I work just down the street from the Café. When I first started going, it was a great place to sit in relative quiet and enjoy coffee and quiche. The last two times I have been it has been a nightmare. I ordered the chicken...More

1  Thank Melanie L
Reviewed 12 July 2018

We arrived for a late lunch midweek to a very interesting old building that may have house a bank or wealthy owner. A few artists selling crafts when you enter the building. The menu was varied with salads, sandwiches, etc that were a little different...More

Thank travelerdebBaltimore
Reviewed 10 July 2018

A good cafe and bakery. Lots of options for lunch. Most recently had the Banh Mi with roast pork, baguette was good with flavorful veg and sauce. Lots of bakery items as well for a sweat treat.

Thank 122,363,535,466,464
Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

Quick order at the counter. Staff was friendly. Food was excellent. Choice of tables or couches for seating.

Thank Robinski78
Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

Inside an old building with worn wooden floors you will find this “cafe”. You order & pay then sit at a table & someone delivers the food when it is ready. There are a lot of tables for 4, several of which, on the day...More

Thank Teacher_Mother
Reviewed 27 June 2018

great soup,sandwiches are very good and the pastry is great. seating is nice and the location in Elsworth is walking to anywhere. Near city hall so in the back is great parking or on the street as well. everything is from scratch,homemade and fresh. the...More

Thank Barry N
Reviewed 26 June 2018 via mobile

This is only my second or third 5 stars rating in almost 30 reviews! The Flexit Cafe and Bakery in Ellsworth, Maine is outstanding! We ate lunch there today without having heard of it and were we blown away! You walk up and order and...More

Thank KROWE2947
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

Flexit Cafe offers a wide range of tasty dishes for breakfast and lunch. Prizes are very reasonable and the vibe there is relaxed.

Thank Daniela H
Reviewed 16 June 2018

We were very happy to find Flexit for lunch! Everyone was friendly. The food was terrific! The service was efficient. Perfect lunch!

Thank TheGoBird
Reviewed 6 June 2018

They serve fabulous coffee and wonderful paninis. A signature is that they serve you a little couscous with every sandwich, rather than fries or chips. You order at the counter, pay, and they give you a table-sign with your number, so someone can bring your...More

Thank Ken D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
7:30 AM - 3:00 PM
6:30 AM - 5:00 PM
6:30 AM - 5:00 PM
6:30 AM - 5:00 PM
6:30 AM - 5:00 PM
6:30 AM - 5:00 PM
6:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 192 Main St, Used to Be the Maine Grind, Ellsworth, ME 04605-1961
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  DownEast and Acadia Maine  >  Ellsworth
  • Phone Number: +1 207-412-0484
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Flexit offers a wide range of sandwiches, soups, salads, and baked goods featuring a range of options for traditionalists, adventurous foodies, vegans, and gluten-free diners. Flexit produces fresh juice and real fruit smoothies, as well as excellent coffee from Coffee By Design, a micro-roaster in Portland, ME. Our service is friendly and efficient. Customers order at the counter and then food is delivered to their table. The setting is bright and comfortable, with tables, couches, outdoor seating, and free Wi-Fi.
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