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525 Main Street, adjacent to Maine Ferry Terminal, Rockland, ME
+1 207-691-6800
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10:00 - 17:00
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20 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

So Don't worry if you're are running late for the Ferry and miss the Thomaston Cafe. The Pad Thai and fried fish are quite good.

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Thank saltymd
New York City, New York
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 July 2016

Located at the northern end of the Rockland Ferry Terminal parking lot in Rockland, Maine -- maybe 75 feet from the ferry dock itself, this tiny, tugboat-sized establishment offers great convenience, generous portions, and reasonable prices. Menu includes: Pad Tai, Tamarind Sauce & Chicken, Lobster Roll, Crab Roll, Fish & Chips, Fish Sandwich, Chicken Fingers, Clam Strips, Veggie Egg Roll,... More 

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Thank Andrew L
Brookfield, Connecticut
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19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2016

We stop at Tugboat Thai on our way to Vinalhaven via the ferry... always a great meal the food is fresh and very tasty...the owner is just the best very friendly always welcoming us back ... would highly recommend stopping in if in the area... you won't be disappointed..!!!~!

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Thank Dolliedoodrops
Rockport, Maine
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34 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2016

Have been wanting to try this little takeout stand for a few years. Stopped in today on my "staycation" and certainly wasn't disappointed. The chicken pad thai was really good.. Generous portion, lots of nice boneless chicken, a little spice, but not overwhelming for us non spicy loving folks. The view is to die for, even for us mid-coast natives.... More 

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Thank mswinston
New Freedom, Pennsylvania
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 July 2016

This is an amazing place to stop and get some great food! Sue is WONDERFUL. We got there during a busy end of the day and ordered take-away for 5. Everything was great. Sue even sent us away with trays so the food would stay flat in the car even though we told her it would be weeks until we... More 

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Thank genevieve w
Maine
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 June 2016

Swing by and enjoy Sue's and Dan's new dishes . . . Same Good Ol' Friendly Service. Just pay attention to the new parking arrangement and enjoy your meal. Worth the trip even if you ain't boarding a ferry

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Thank ELSARGAZERO
Thomaston, Maine
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 May 2016

Two big thumbs up for Thai Tugboat, located at the Rockland Public Landing, across from where you get the ferry. Reasonable prices, REALLY fresh food, well prepared with tons of flavor, vegetarian and non-vegetarian options, extremely gracious and friendly owners. We had Pad Thai with veggies, Fried Rice with veggies and 3 spring rolls. Add the 2 sodas and the... More 

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Thank Andrew J
Camden, Maine
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2016

Who would expect a Thai restaurant at at ferry landing in Maine? You won't be disappointed with the pad thai the chef Susie makes up fresh in the little shack. Get a drink when you order and watch all the action along the harbor.

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Thank Etienne P
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2015

After departing the ferry from Vinalhaven to Rock land, ME, I stopped at The Thai Tugboat for some Vegetarian Pad Thai. What a treat. Susie, the owner and chef is gracious and kind, and her food is outstanding! One of the best meals I've ever had, and it was "to go", from a cute little shack! I couldn't have been... More 

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Thank Marilyn L
Rockland, Maine
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2015

Authentic thai food cooked to order that is fresh and delicous. It is like no other take out in midcoast Maine. Great food with a fabulous view of Rockland harbor, not to be missed!!!!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Asian, Thai, American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Cash Only, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 17:00
Monday
10:00 - 17:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 17:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 17:00
Thursday
10:00 - 17:00
Friday
10:00 - 17:00
Saturday
10:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 525 Main Street, adjacent to Maine Ferry Terminal, Rockland, ME
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Mid Coast Maine  >  Rockland
  • Phone Number: +1 207-691-6800

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?