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Lobster Pound & Real Pit BBQ

324 Bar Harbor Rd, Trenton, ME 04605-5805
+1 207-667-6320
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good22%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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American, Seafood, Barbecue
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324 Bar Harbor Rd, Trenton, ME 04605-5805
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Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Stopped by here for dinner after touring around Acadia National Park and had an amazing experience! We both got meals that combined whole lobsters with steamers and dessert. We were in the Northeast for two weeks and it was one of the best meals we...More

1  Thank Chet F
Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

This roadside open bar-b-que restaurant is great for a quick stop. Outstanding lobster rolls and pulled pork. I can’t say enough about how tasty and fresh these were. The atmosphere is very casual and relaxed. The waiter was so friendly that he actually sat down...More

1  Thank John P
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

Stopped here as everywhere else on main drag was closed (3rd week October). Also, somehow their phone number is on Trenton Bridge Lobster Pound, our original destination. Prices are high and service is slow. The food is a cut above the competition. The lobster dinner...More

2  Thank carolyn2003
Reviewed 16 October 2017

Stopped here on a whim as we were heading out to Acadia and were we happy with our choice. They were just opening, the water was coming to a boil and the 1 and 1/2 pound critters were ready for cooking. A short wait of...More

1  Thank jaybeeFL
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

Awesome quick food. Came back a 2nd time, but it was full. Server was very accommodating to our large (loud) family

1  Thank Hbrasher
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Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

Great sandwich we wanted a roadside lobster roll and shrimp poboy sandwich and this place delivered very happy perfect for us maybe a little high but food was great with onion rings also

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Went in and sat down and proceeded to watch every other table around us get service. After 15 minutes we got up and asked to put our order in figuring with it being off season and low staff to give them benefit of the doubt....More

Thank blumenla101
Reviewed 26 September 2017

Have eaten here before and didn't remember the prices being so high. Had the lobster rolls and have to say that they were not worth $19 each. The ends of the roll are very thick. Yes you get sides with them but the coleslaw had...More

Thank eleanorl671
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

Great experience and service. Unseasonably warm and perfect place to sit outside and enjoy dinner. Food was decent.

1  Thank Tara G
Reviewed 19 September 2017

I love my lobster grilled...and this place did not disappoint. Did I mention I had ribs with my lobster.? Not sure which was better, the ribs were smoked perfectly, and the lobster was superb. A funky place just outside of Bar Harbor with fantastic food,and...More

1  Thank Linda M
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24 July 2015|
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Response from Melhink | Reviewed this property |
Based on your needs, I would contact them before visiting. If you have allergies to food, I don't want to steer you wrong! The staff was super helpful and friendly.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$29
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 324 Bar Harbor Rd, Trenton, ME 04605-5805
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  DownEast and Acadia Maine  >  Trenton
  • Phone Number: +1 207-667-6320
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