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Salt Bay Cafe

88 Main St, Damariscotta, ME 04543-4667
+1 207-563-3302
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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CUISINES
American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
88 Main St, Damariscotta, ME 04543-4667
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We enjoyed everything...Maine blueberry pancakes were loaded with delicious blueberries. My husband had the crab benedict...so good he took his leftovers home. My son asked if they would make him a corned beef hash omelette and they were happy to oblige even when not on...More

Thank Crystal W
saltbaycafe, Manager at Salt Bay Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for the great review! We are glad you had a good time. Hope to see you again soon. 😀

Reviewed 1 week ago

They don't skimp on the lobster, big chunks in a hot dog roll. Parking is sometimes tough and it's dark inside.

Thank H201MNdavidc
saltbaycafe, Manager at Salt Bay Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Glad you enjoyed the lobster roll! Fresh Maine lobster all the way!!

Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

Nice restaurant. Great menu with vegetarian and gluten-free options. Friendly staff. We didn't have a resrevation, but they were able to fit us in.

Thank Beth2468
saltbaycafe, Manager at Salt Bay Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 21 May 2017

Thank you for the great review! Glad you had an enjoyable Mother's Day. Hope to see you again soon

Reviewed 8 May 2017

Had an awesome lunch. French onion soup & crab cakes appetizer. Fried scrod was good with baked potato. The crab cake was absolutely fabulous!! So buttery and rich, without bread filling. Terrific Creme Brulee !!

Thank Tammy D
saltbaycafe, Manager at Salt Bay Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 10 May 2017

Thank you for the great review! It's always nice to see what everyone loves about Salt Bay Cafe. Cheers!

Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

I had a relaxing lunch today 5/5/2017 The cook came out and talked to me. Very pleasurable and funny. The entree was awesome The dessert was awesome Very well kept and a great place to go.

Thank Photobomb1969
saltbaycafe, Manager at Salt Bay Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 10 May 2017

Thank you for the great review! Glad you enjoyed everything, and hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 10 March 2017

I live in the area and have been here a number of times through the years for breakfast. After my last experience, I have to wonder what has changed. We were there on a recent Sunday around 9AM. Normally the place would be filled. There...More

2  Thank sailorgirl2001
Reviewed 1 February 2017

We have been going to Salt Bay Cafe for the past two years, but, last week the dinner was just not up to par. The salmon was overcooked and the shrimp was out of a frozen bag. I am sorry, but, for what I was...More

1  Thank SweetIndulgence
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

The food is great, solid home cooking focused on local specialities. The atmosphere is a bit dated--but you can't beat the value.

Thank Janet M
saltbaycafe, Manager at Salt Bay Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 10 May 2017

Thank you! Hope to see you at Salt Bay soon!

Reviewed 25 October 2016

i really enjoyed the lobster mac and cheese. it was very filling and delicious, with a few twists to make it unique. They have great tea selections, and some nice appetizers and desserts, making for a nice stop in mid-afternoon if it is not lunch...More

Thank Diana B
saltbaycafe, Manager at Salt Bay Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 10 May 2017

I love the lobster Mac & cheese too! Glad you enjoy or food!

Reviewed 18 October 2016

Nice Restaurant, good Service - and perfect sweet potato Chips! Enjoy your dinner here. Interesting decoration and good choice of beverages.

Thank TravelTina2015
saltbaycafe, Manager at Salt Bay Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 19 October 2016

Thank you for the descriptive, great review :)

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
07:30 - 20:00
Monday
07:30 - 20:00
Tuesday
07:30 - 20:00
Wednesday
07:30 - 20:00
Thursday
07:30 - 20:00
Friday
07:30 - 20:30
Saturday
07:30 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 88 Main St, Damariscotta, ME 04543-4667
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Mid Coast Maine  >  Damariscotta
  • Phone Number: +1 207-563-3302
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