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Whole Life Natural Market and Cafe

4 Colonial Way, Machias, ME 04654-2015
+1 207-255-8855
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible6%
Sep 4, 2018
“Delicious and inventive vegan and vegetarian menu”
Aug 27, 2018
“OK, but disappointing selection (maybe it's all about the cafe?)”
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Mexican, American, Cafe, Italian, Deli, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
4 Colonial Way, Machias, ME 04654-2015
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Reviewed 4 September 2018

You'd be surprised that this little cafe, in rural Maine has such great, gourmet, organic vegan and vegetarian items on its menu. Their soups are great too.

Thank jenniferdZ4720LI
Reviewed 28 August 2018

I want to like this place, but it is so poorly stocked. Maybe it's hard to sell "natural" food in Machias so that's why it's so thinly stocked? Maybe the place is more about the prepared food in the cafe section? (We didn't order from...More

Thank DinPhilly
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Don't know where to start except to say this this is a diamond in the rough. A great selection of healthy products is on every shelf. You be the judge but just don't pass it up. Also, I met the owners and they are truly...More

Thank harryjohnson2014
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

Went in hopeful as I saw lots of products I live by, and a cute side cafe. I attempted to ask the girl at the counter a few things, but she was aloof and had an attitude so we left, returning our items to the...More

Thank Pyygarr
Patti S, Owner at Whole Life Natural Market and Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 9 June 2017

Thank you very much for your candid review of your visit. I'm sorry you experienced poor customer service. I promote an environment with my employees of always greeting our customer and helping them with their needs. Your feedback is extremely valuable to us, as we...More

Reviewed 18 October 2016

Incredibly refined selection of healthy, organic food and materials such as gluten free flour. I have heard from the local people that the resturant is also good. Thus, my review.

Thank eileenbwhite
Mike P, Owner at Whole Life Natural Market and Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 19 October 2016

Thank you for visiting. Please stop in again and try our wonderful café. Special made daily with organic ingredients.

Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

My wife is particular about excellent local healthy food. Each visit the food has been exceptional, staff friendly and experience wonderful. We can't visit Machias without stopping in.

Thank RideMaine
Reviewed 31 August 2016

This place offers a variety of items: groceries, natural remedies, a coffee and soup bar with sweets and sandwiches. We had their delicious coffee and muffins.

Thank Jay N
Reviewed 18 August 2016

My wife and I enjoy coming here for lunch when we are in the Machias area. They offer gluten free items or can make gluten free from the menu. The gluten free muffins are wonderful. They offer free Wifi which is convenient. They are also...More

Thank Edward N
Reviewed 25 May 2016

The whole life Natural Market is a great find in Machias. Fantastic organic fare from local farms in the area as well as a great selection of natural and healthy product. The even have local wines and beers!

Thank Freddie121853
Reviewed 19 May 2016

Always find a good soup and more ethnic foods than anywhere else in town. Free reading material and wifi.Thank goodness no TVs!

Thank Lisa S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$2 - US$7
Lunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 Colonial Way, Machias, ME 04654-2015
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  DownEast and Acadia Maine  >  Machias
  • Phone Number: +1 207-255-8855
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Local established cafe serving only the freshest and natural organic ingredients. Wraps, salads, daily specials, specialty foods, panini sandwiches, desserts, and espresso. Seating available for 25+. Catering and take out available.
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