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Phil's Route 27 Lobster Shop

788 Wiscasset Rd, Boothbay, ME 04537-4632
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good28%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
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American, Seafood
788 Wiscasset Rd, Boothbay, ME 04537-4632
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Reviewed 12 September 2016

This is a basic lobster roll shack on Route 27 just north of Boothbay Harbor with no dining room seating or wait staff. They offer a great lobster roll at just $9.95. It’s easy to understand why this place is so so busy. The lobster...More

Thank John T
Reviewed 23 August 2016

We stopped here on our way out to pick up our last lobster roll for lunch before heading home. Very good, but also different. The lobster meat is shredded, but packed in to the roll so you get plenty. They are closed on Tuesday, open...More

Thank Donna F
Reviewed 23 August 2016

It used to be just “Phils” but, unfortunately Phil passed away and now his son took over. But, don’t be disheartened! The place is still an excellent stop on the way to or from Booth Bay. It is now called Phil and Mikes. Same location....More

Thank dallasmorning
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

We stopped on our way to the aquarium. Got a haddock sandwih, lobster roll and chowder. Kiddo had a grilled cheese. Delicious for $30! Nice breeze on the porch while we enjoyed.

Thank pezzyk
Reviewed 1 August 2016

This is basically a lobster roll shack on Route 27 just north of Boothbay. They offer a terrific lobster roll at a very reasonable price of just $9.95. There are other sandwiches as well and some wonderful pies. It’s easy to understand why this place...More

1  Thank Drivingmissmary
Reviewed 29 July 2016

Skipped touristy Red's to drive on to Phil's and was so disappointed that they didn't have any lobster Rolls! Got the seafood salad roll and chowder. Chowder very good, seafood salad ok. One man operation! Wait time about 20 minutes on a Saturday at 1:00...More

Thank BL2003
Reviewed 25 July 2016

Can't say much about the food at this place, because: We tried twice: First they weren't open until 4pm on Friday. Second we come back on Saturday, surprised they're open at 1pm, just to find out THEY ARE OUT OF LOBSTER!!!! Really? You advertise lobster...More

Thank Klaus S
Reviewed 7 July 2016

We were in the area and drove by this place on our way into Boothbay Harbor. We decided that we would stop if we drove past on the way back, so we did. The lobster roll was actually one of the best we've had, especially...More

Thank Tinslinger
Reviewed 7 July 2016

We saw this little stop mentioned in a review and planned lunch on the way to the Botanical Gardens. It was our first lobster roll, and the experience was worth the wait. We ate outside on the porch, but watched our food prepared in a...More

Thank Roger L
Reviewed 30 June 2016

Have passed this place by on my way into Boothbay several times. Yesterday, I picked up some plants from Conley's; and because it was well after lunchtime and looking for a quick bite; I stopped here. Cleanest kitchen ever, best lobster roll, fun experience! They've...More

Thank Anne M
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating
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Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 788 Wiscasset Rd, Boothbay, ME 04537-4632
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Mid Coast Maine  >  Boothbay
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If you think Red's Eats in Wiscasset, ME is good you have to try Phil's - I note that Phil's is an editor's choice on the Conde Naste Consergie site