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Brass Compass Cafe

305 Main St, Rockland, ME 04841-3303
+1 207-596-5960
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good36%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“lobster claw” (81 reviews)
“sandwich” (61 reviews)
“fries” (41 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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305 Main St, Rockland, ME 04841-3303
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had breakfast and went back for lunch the next day. The food was delicious and portions were huge! Even though it was busy we received great service from friendly staff. The lobster omelet was amazing as well as the lobster club and lobster roll....More

Thank Linda Y
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Called for takeout which worked out well. Love the ladies here. All are cheerful and accommodating. The seating area is comfortable and the bathroom is clean. The lobster club with bacon on the homemade white bread is the bomb! The sandwich was both delicious and...More

Thank BridgetO1
Reviewed 16 December 2017

Lynn from the Owl's Head Lighthouse recommended this great eatery and we could not have been more pleased! When in Maine, eat where the locals eat and certainly opt for local fresh ingredients that say MAINE! We chose the King Club (a sandwich that beat...More

1  Thank ffudlikre
Reviewed 28 November 2017

This is a good choice for breakfast, and it is open seven days a week (unlike a lot of other places in the area). The only caveat is that pancakes and poached eggs are not available after 11 a.m. Today, I had "Thick Texas" French...More

Thank MaineGuy777
Reviewed 28 November 2017

If you find your self in Rockland looking for a place for breakfast, try the Brass Compass. They have all the traditional breakfast offerings plus a few that are unique, such as the lobster omelet. The service is prompt and the prices are right.

Thank Etienne P
Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

Breakfast is fantastic!!!! Tried the Zoe which is grilled halibut poached eggs with hollandaise sauce on these sourdough biscuits. So good you want to savor every bite. Friendly, excellent service. A great place for a family.

Thank Cubby09
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

We came here for the lobster club sandwiches and were not disappointed. We were told by everyone that the sandwiches were very generous so we ordered one to share and also one order of fries to share and that was more than enough food for...More

Thank topiaryflorist
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

We went to the cafe twice during our 3 day stay in Rockland. We were lodging at Trade Winds Inn and the cafe is locates next door. First meal was lunch. We both ordered lobster rolls and we shared a clam chowder. I have never...More

Thank Jennifer B
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Just a few weeks ago I went here for the first time, and was very impressed with it! I got a chicken wrap with a side of fries to go. Both very good. The only thing I have to complain about is that when I...More

Thank Brianna P
Reviewed 26 October 2017

Excellent service and very friendly. We ate here several days for breakfast. Large portions and quick service. There was sometimes a wait but it moved very fast.

Thank Denise K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
06:00 - 15:00
05:00 - 15:00
05:00 - 15:00
05:00 - 15:00
05:00 - 15:00
05:00 - 15:00
05:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 305 Main St, Rockland, ME 04841-3303
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Mid Coast Maine  >  Rockland
  • Phone Number: +1 207-596-5960
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