Biddeford Restaurants | Food Lovers’ Guide
Enjoying a meal at a Biddeford restaurant is great. Enjoying different dishes/courses at multiple Biddeford restaurants is even better! To help foodies make the most of their local dining experience, we’ve created guides to turn any day into a culinary adventure.
We’ve developed different trails for you to explore during your stay at The Lincoln Hotel. Each trail follows a theme, but we encourage you to mix and match our recommendations to create a dining itinerary that’s uniquely yours!
The Comfort Food Trail
Whether you’re in Biddeford on business and are craving home cooking or you want to discover local takes on popular favorites, here are can’t-miss suggestions.
Experience the Deluxe Breakfast Sandwich at Palace Diner
With your choice of bacon or sausage, cheddar cheese, and an egg topped with jalapenos and mayo on an English Muffin, this spicy sandwich is a must-try.
Enjoy light, yet hearty fish and chips at Fish & Whistle
Fish & Whistle offers a fresh take on some of Maine’s most traditional foods. Whether you choose the full or half portion, the light, crispy batter is a true game-changer.
Grab a Panini at Part & Parcel
With all due respect to the classic grilled cheese, nothing soothes the soul like a perfectly pressed panini packed with your favorite meats and veggies.
Savor a Bowl of Soup at Dizzy Birds Rotisserie
From classic New England Clam Chowder to Vegetarian Chili, something savory is always simmering at Dizzy Birds. With so many great BBQ and bakery options, your trail may end here!
Crush a Personal-Size Quiche at Pepperel Provisions
If the line at Palace Diner is too long, this breakfast staple features hardwood smoked bacon, fried onions and Swish cheese in a delightful shell that’s sure to start your day with a smile.
Bite into a Batson Burger
Pineland Farms beef dripping with cheese on a brioche bun adds up to one tasty burger.
Best of all, only overnight guests of The Lincoln Hotel can make reservations. Call the hotel at (207) 815-3977 for details!
The World Cuisine Trail
There’s more to Maine than lobster rolls and baked beans. That’s especially true here in Biddeford where you’ll find an array of international delights that are sure to please.
Split a Rani Platter at Jewel of India
This decadent mix of vegetable pastries, fritters, and patties with dipping sauces is the perfect start to an adventurous day of trying different things.
Go for Pho at Quehong
A Vietnamese restaurant in Biddeford? You “Bidde” believe it! Experience it for yourself with a bowl of classic white noodle soup that makes you feel as good as it tastes.
Try the Hawaiian Fried Rice at Thai ME
Chicken, shrimp, pineapple, mango, raisins, scallions, tomatoes, egg, and cashew collide with a dash of curry powder for an explosion of flavors and textures you don’t want to miss!
Savor a Mediterranean Chicken Rice Bowl at Papous Pita
Of course Papous Pitas has pita sandwiches, but their char-grilled Greek-style chicken with onions, fresh tomatoes and Greek yogurt aioli will have you planning your next visit to Biddeford.
Grab a “Both Hand Burrito” at Coco Bar and Grill
A short walk from The Lincoln will make you feel like you’ve walked into a Mexican speak easy. Coco has all your favorite dishes served with authentic flair.
Fall in Love with the Santeria Steak at Sublime Taco
Fans of ‘90s rock will understand the inspiration behind Sublime Taco’s name and their food will make you a fan for life of this sweet spot on Washington Street.
Sink your teeth into a Shawarma sandwich at Layalina
This newcomer on the Biddeford food scene is earning rave reviews for spectacular Mediterranean food at affordable prices.
The Local Legends Trail
These places may not have invented the dishes that make them popular with Biddeford locals but they prepare them or present them in a way that truly sets them apart.
Experience the Maine Italian Sandwich at George’s Sandwich Shop
Every Maine Italian has the same ingredients but George’s consistent excellence is the reason why it’s been a Biddeford mainstay since 1948.
Discover the “Personal” Difference at Pizza By Alex
Pizzas come in one size at this legendary shop that looks the same today as it did over 60 years ago. A hearty meal for one and ideal for sharing, the buttery crust is like nothing else.
Enjoy coffee or beer while book browsing at Elements
There are lots of restaurants serving coffee and beer in Biddeford but there’s no place like Elements. Discover why it’s the perfect place to start or end your day!
Try Tourtiere at Time & Tide
As the annual La Kermesse Festival will attest, Biddeford’s French Canadian roots run deep and Time & Tide has one of the most authentic tourtieres (meat pie) in town.
Cozy Up to the Chicken Parm at Mulligan’s
If you like lots of food at a fair price, Mulligan’s has you covered like a crispy fried chicken breast over a big bowl of pasta. If you’re in town on a Tuesday night, check out their Prime Rib special!
Do a Pu-Pu Platter for two at Happy Dragon
A beloved institution on the corner of Alfred and Main, Happy Dragon has been delighting locals with Chinese food for decades.