Congdon’s was recently featured prominently in Food & Wine’s list of “Best Doughnuts in Every State”! Author David Landsel begins the article describing his experience staying next door to us and enjoying our doughnuts! “Since the 1950s, Congdon’s Doughnuts has been a fixture in the town of Wells, which isn’t so much a town as … Continue reading "Congdon’s Featured in “Food & Wine” Best Doughnuts"
WELLS, ME – More than $10,000 was raised in last week’s “Turkey Stewfest” at Congdon’s Family Restaurant & Bakery, all of which will go to Good Shepherd Food Bank to feed hungry Maine families. The Stewfest on Dec. 16 followed a successful “Chowderfest” fundraiser in May, which offered a cup of chowder for any donation to … Continue reading "Congdon’s Thanks Guests for their Generosity"
The Congdon’s Giving Tree will continue this season, despite the pandemic closing the dining room to guests. For more than two decades, Congdon’s Doughnuts & Family Restaurant in Wells has been offering guests a free doughnut if they contribute an item to the Giving Tree. Over the years, guests have donated thousands of toys, … Continue reading "Free Doughnut for Donated Gift Starts on Black Friday"
Area senior citizens will still be able to get a free turkey dinner this Thanksgiving season, despite the challenges presented by the pandemic–without even getting out of the car! For more than three decades, eight graders at the Wells Junior High School have been serving turkey dinners to seniors in the Wells/Ogunquit area. However, due … Continue reading "Drive-Thru Turkey Dinners Available for Senior Citizens"
WELLS, ME – Congdon’s After Dark, New England’s first daily food truck park, will reopen on June 4th, with a new layout designed to promote social distancing. The popular food truck park was originally scheduled to open Memorial Day weekend, but delayed the opening because of the COVID-19 pandemic. Owner Gary Leech said guests will … Continue reading "Congdon’s After Dark Food Truck Park to Open on June 4th"
We have reopened our drive-thru and takeout window! Right now we’re just serving doughnuts, muffins, breakfast sandwiches, coffee and beverages, whoopie pies, mimosas, bloody marys, screwdrivers, and fritter stout! Open Thursday through Monday, 6 am to 2 pm. Still no dining room yet as we’re concerned about our ability to keep guests safely distanced in … Continue reading "We’re Open Again! Food Trucks on June 4!"
It is with great sadness that we announce this will be the last weekend Congdon’s will be open until the coronvirus pandemic has subsided. It has become clear that despite the enhanced sanitation and safety practices we have implemented, every interaction with another person presents risk to our staff. We consider our staff part of … Continue reading "Congdon’s Closes Temporarily During COVID Pandemic"
"The absolute best doughnuts in the area. We will even drive down from Scarborough just to get their donuts. The variety is what sets them apart, while the quality makes any of them great." – Steven C. ... See MoreSee Less