We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Gurnet Trading Co.

) #7 of 73 Restaurants in Brunswick €€ - €€€ American, Seafood, Soups
602 Gurnet Road, Route #24, Brunswick, ME 04011
+1 207-729-7300
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“fresh seafood” (27 reviews)
“steamers” (18 reviews)
“clams” (33 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
American, Seafood, Soups
€€ - €€€
602 Gurnet Road, Route #24, Brunswick, ME 04011
Write a Review
Reviews (241)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 241 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We decided we would try to steam our own lobsters for the first time. The people at Gurnet were very helpful and encouraging and gave us all the instructions we needed. They and the lobsters were great!

Thank Treva R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you're looking for good Maine shellfish, look no further than the Gurnet Trading Company. Easily accessed off Rt. 24 in Harpswell, this eatery offers good chowders, great fried seafood and one terrific lobster roll! You can also purchase good fresh fish/shellfish/lobsters here and take...More

Thank Allan J
Reviewed 7 May 2017

We were interested in sampling some fresh seafood but didn't know much about it. We visited Gurnet because of its great reviews and were thrilled with what we got. The place itself is right off the highway so quite convenient to grab some food on...More

Thank Jessica N
Reviewed 26 April 2017

So...if you want to pick up steamers, lobster or a nice fried haddock sandwich this is a great place. It is small for eat in but has a large outdoor seating area. It is family run and resonably priced. Good chowders too. Is it perfect...More

Thank John G
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Okay, so to be fair the lobster was fresh on my wee lobster roll which I paid 16.00 or 17.00 for, no chips, no pickle, no bueno! The fish stew was about 7.00 for a small with small bits of seafood. No crackers or biscuits...More

Thank BridgetO1
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

Been going here since 2008 ever since we started using a local boatyard. A true "family" operation. Great people, best lobster roll anywhere! Fantastic capabilities to ship live or milk-frozen lobster. Our friends still wonder how we get fresh lobster in Park City, Utah.

Thank William T
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

Very fresh seafood ...lobsters out of the tank, great crab, soups (frozen and fresh soups) mainly a to go place, they have a few tables inside and outside with a Porta pottie as the only facility. Call your order in and take it home. Great...More

Thank Joe M
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Great Seafood store with all fresh - fresh - food. Local catches. New management make this place an must go to.

1  Thank herb p
A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

Great little restaurant and seafood store on the road to Orrs and Bailey Island The atmosphere is as authentic as the food. Forget Reds - this is the lobster roll you've been looking for!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 19 December 2016

World class lobster rolls, and excellent chowders, especially the haddock and lobster. Unique location and well-polished wooden interior add to the friendly feel. Gets pretty packed at times, but there are a few tables inside and more outside. It may be may personal taster, but...More

Thank EricHReinach
Nearby Restaurants
Great Island Eatery
5 reviews
3.92 km away
Fat Boy Drive In
187 reviews
4.88 km away
Vegetable Corner
26 reviews
2.71 km away
Nearby Attractions
Cliff Trail
29 reviews
6.18 km away
Seaspray Kayaking
11 reviews
6.27 km away
Bowdoin College
92 reviews
6.25 km away
Black Sheep Wine and Beer Shop
16 reviews
6.18 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Gurnet Trading Co. staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 602 Gurnet Road, Route #24, Brunswick, ME 04011
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Mid Coast Maine  >  Brunswick
  • Phone Number: +1 207-729-7300
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing