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22 Granary Way, Boothbay Harbor, ME 04538-1866
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11:30 - 09:00
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Haworth, New Jersey
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271 reviews
180 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016

We ate here twice during our recent visit. The chowder was outstanding, the service was friendly, the view pleasing, the price reasonable...all in all it was very good.

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Newfoundland
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114 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016

My wife & I decided to have lunch here while roaming around Boothbay Harbor. Nice view of the harbor, good looking menu; what could go wrong? Missy the waitress was quick to seat us and take a drink order. I had a cup of clam chowder & a lobster roll and my wife had the lobster stew and a lobster... More 

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Virginia Beach, VA
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24 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016

We ate dessert here because I wanted a wild Maine blueberry pie. The pie came warmed by request which is the only way to eat it, IMO. It was a large slice with a crust that appeared to be homemade. A scoop of ice cream can be added, but that is not my personal preference. If you have not had... More 

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Clark, New Jersey
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21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016

Nice view on the water. Fun atmosphere. Good bar. A bit overpriced but you pay for view. Pretty good lobster roll. not so good chowder.

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Thank jobill54
Manchester
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22 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

This place was right on the waterfront and boasted a good bar. The food, however, left a lot to be desired. The salsa and chips were clearly chips from a bag and the salsa was from a jar. The clam chowder and corn chowder made up for it, however. The wings were excellent. The salad came with a Paul Newman... More 

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Cranberry Township, Pennsylvania
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2016

While staying in Boothbay Harbor for the week, we visited many restaurants touting they had the best chowder. When you experience so many great chowders in a week, it's hard to choose which is the best. Don't get me wrong, their chowder was fantastic and I loved it a lot, however, it's not difficult to determine who had the best... More 

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Campbell, New Yorl
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19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2016

We sat out on the open-air patio area enjoying the view of the harbor. It was a nice place to have a light and delicious meal.

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Venice, Florida
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25 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016

Dying for a lobster roll on the water in Boothbay Harbor Maine. Place looked good. Sat down with spouse and ordered two lobster rolls, and two cokes. The roll was meager, the lobster meat was tiny and the price knocked me out at.....(drum roll please....) $47.85.. Up the street it was $9..95 per roll...Dont go there!!!!

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Thank george d
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

Says fresh fruit in drinks on menu but it's a lie, and chowder was gross couldn't finish the cup we politely paid and went somewhere else

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Seattle
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28 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2016

Four types corn, smoked salmon, haddock, & clam. Served in styro foam cups with plastic spoons. Nice staff.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Soups, Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 09:00
Monday
11:30 - 09:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 09:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 09:00
Thursday
11:30 - 09:00
Friday
11:30 - 09:00
Saturday
11:30 - 09:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 22 Granary Way, Boothbay Harbor, ME 04538-1866
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Mid Coast Maine  >  Boothbay Harbor

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