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King Eider's Pub

) #2 of 21 Restaurants in Damariscotta €€ - €€€ American, ,
2 Elm St, Damariscotta, ME 04543-4078
+1 207-563-6008
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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Open Now
11:30 - 22:00All hours
American, Bar, Pub
€€ - €€€
2 Elm St, Damariscotta, ME 04543-4078
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This pub is over the top! We have stopped in for lunch many times, service is good, friendly bartenders and waiters and great seafood. Good beer selection, some menu items are a bit too expensive for us old pensioners but a good lunch can be...More

Thank daveandpatty2016
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I got local recommendations for this place and are glad we tried it. It is often difficult and nearly impossible to find a gluten free choices and this restaurant had several and they were clearly labeled. We tried several and thought the...More

Thank Millie M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went into the pub late in the afternoon for a cool beer and to relax. Our waitress was very friendly and convinced us the we should stay for dinner, it was an excellent recommendation. This is a quaint, small pub tucked back off Main...More

Thank Dallastraveler49
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A group of us had dinner while visiting Damariscotta. It's a charming pub, good selection of beers and interesting menu. There are stairs up to the restaurant area that may not be suitable for some folks. While the food and service was good, we felt...More

Thank GCM012
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Thanks to other TripAdvisor reviewers, we knew we’d get above-average meals at King Eider's Pub that was Ranked #2 of 24 Restaurants in Damariscotta at the time of my research. We had lunch here. The brick building is set back off the main road. Inside,...More

1  Thank Maurene_K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food and atmosphere is very good here, although it is rather expensive. My wife had the lobster salad (which was $27), with a small amount of lobster salad (albeit very tasty), and lots of greens and fresh fruit, and a nice blueberry vinaigrette dressing....More

Thank MaineGuy777
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A group of 7 of us from several states and BC arrived here at 4 pm on the night of the local high school Baccalaureate. Reservations were full at 5, but they welcomed, seated us and made sure that we had our orders in time...More

Thank janenbill2016
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Pub is one of my friend's favorite dinner spots so, when I was in town we had to go there for dinner. Since I was in Maine for my first time I decided not to eat Irish food that evening, but instead tried out...More

Thank StephanieF673
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

I have been to King Eider's Pub many times and the food is simply excellent. While not particularly large, there is seating in the bar area and second floor. Recently I had the blackened haddock sandwich with a side of handcut fries. The haddock was...More

1  Thank Jim24601
Reviewed 21 April 2017

Wife and I and two grands visited Damariscotta for a few days. Stayed at Sheepscot Resort and staff recommended King Eiders. We had dinner there, Place was packed and food was delicious. I had Steak & Ale Pie, wife had haddock sandwich, one grand had...More

1  Thank Bob V
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Television
Good for
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Elm St, Damariscotta, ME 04543-4078
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Mid Coast Maine  >  Damariscotta
  • Phone Number: +1 207-563-6008
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