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Thai Tugboat

525 Main St, adjacent to Maine Ferry Terminal, Rockland, ME 04841-3366
+1 207-691-6800
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  • Very good15%
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“curry” (3 reviews)
“chicken” (5 reviews)
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Asian, Thai, American
525 Main St, adjacent to Maine Ferry Terminal, Rockland, ME 04841-3366
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Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

We are so happy we found the Thai Tugboat next to where you park and wait to get on the Rockland Ferry.We both had the Pad Thai and it was so flavorable. It wasn't sweetened with too much tamarind like so many Thai restaurants seem...More

Thank Laura L
Dan G, Owner at Thai Tugboat, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2017

Thank you very much Laura. At Thai Tugboat we cook every meal as if you are family. We serve a generous portion of fresh marinated chicken tenders. We also stir fry with less oil. Again, thank you for your very great review. See you again!

Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

We had lunch today at the Thai Tugboat, and they deserve every 5 dot/star rating they receive. We had the Green Curry in coconut milk with chicken veggies and rice, and the chicken pad Thai. Both were excellent but I think the curry was a...More

Thank LobsterGirl3
Dan G, Owner at Thai Tugboat, responded to this reviewResponded 16 July 2017

Thank you so much for stoppingby. We are so happy you enjoyed the food. We cook and treat all customers like they are our family. The green curry is a new item this year and is getting lots of good comments. Again, thanks and hope...More

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.

Thank saltymd
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...More

Thank Andrew L
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......More

Thank Dolliedoodrops
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...More

Thank mswinston
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...More

Thank genevieve w
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

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...More

Thank Andrew J
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.

Thank Etienne P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 17:00
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11:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 525 Main St, adjacent to Maine Ferry Terminal, Rockland, ME 04841-3366
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Mid Coast Maine  >  Rockland
  • Phone Number: +1 207-691-6800
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