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Dolphin Marina & Restaurant

515 Basin Point Rd, Harpswell, ME 04079-3450
+1 207-833-6000
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
515 Basin Point Rd, Harpswell, ME 04079-3450
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Best restaurant in Harpswelll- consistently very good and not too pricey. Beautiful views from the tip of Harpswell to the islands, marina and just Maine. Highly recommend. Do not miss the haddock chowder and Burberry muffin- classic and perfect ! I’m mad they won’t give...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank redshoeliving77
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had the scallop fritters for an appetizer. Nice blend as there was not too much breading and you could actually taste the scallop meat. Then went on to have full lobster dinners with a side of mac and cheese. The lobsters were of course fresh...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank OttoFC71
Reviewed 4 November 2018

Our party of 7 had reservations on a popular Friday night -- only the reservations were inadvertently made for the night before! The staff was fantastic, setting us up at a table for 7 within five minutes with a FABULOUS view. Delicious crab cakes and...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank ElvisOnly
Reviewed 1 November 2018

The drive to get to the Dolphin may have you questioning if you are on the right road but it is scenic and worth the ride. We arrived for lunch and it was quite crowded but the staff is so friendly the wait was painless....More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank 2Bishop
Reviewed 23 October 2018

I had a great lunch here, after peak lunch hours. Very relaxing atmosphere. The scallops were great, and the service was friendly. I liked the view of the sailing boats outside the restaurant while eating. It was my second visit to this restaurant after a...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank anglosuisse
Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

Beautiful ride to this restaurant from Portland - glorious day and the Resto has amazing views- menu was wonderful with fresh fish etc. great service and super place .

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank T939FVpaulg
Reviewed 13 October 2018

They close October 27 and are only open Thursday through Sunday this month. We arrived at a weird time and were seated by the window. It was delightful on a beautiful late afternoon. The lobster rolls were terrific; no mayo, just plenty of lobster. The...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Barbara O
Reviewed 12 October 2018

The restaurant and location have transitioned significantly over the years. We were originally very disenchanted with the restaurant. The ambience was lacking after the renovation and the food quality was just fair. Our most recent stop was quite different. Fried fisherman platter was spot on....More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Johnnnny_G
Reviewed 12 October 2018 via mobile

This restaurant was recommended to us by The owners of our accommodations on our vacation and we are so happy that we went! The food was outstanding! We both had the fish chowder and there was a huge amount of fish in this dish. The...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Lisa S
Reviewed 6 October 2018

I had a great salad, select the one with goat cheese and pecans, delicious! Pretty deck overlooking the water. A patron flew by helicopter and landed on the grounds, so it must be great!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank ColleenW797
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Richard G
25 May 2017|
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Response from Christine K | Reviewed this property |
I think it was around $30-32 at the time and worth every penny! The seafood lasagna was absolutely delicious and worth the $25 too!
11 April 2016|
Response from Jack R | Reviewed this property |
Hi. Sorry, I don't own or work at the Dolphin, just a local fan.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, View, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 515 Basin Point Rd, Harpswell, ME 04079-3450
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Mid Coast Maine  >  Harpswell
  • Phone Number: +1 207-833-6000
  • E-mail
I have photos available. Their specialty is fish chowder.
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