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Frank's Dockside

Water Street, Lubec, ME
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good35%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly
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Water Street, Lubec, ME
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The food was fantastic. It was one of the best meals I've ever had. The crab stuffed mushrooms were excellent, and the deal Bernadette was also excellent. There was one waitress for the entire restaurant and she did an amazing job. My friend's meals were...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This ended up being the best meal we had while staying in Maine for a week. We were site seeing and came across Franks so stopped for lunch. Its a small cozy, and clean little place with friendly waitress and excellent food. Large menu and...More

Thank lovesmoclips
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The seafood stew and fried oysters were very good and reasonably priced. There is a nice view of the water.

Thank sndovale
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is a staple of the community we learned. The Chef knew many people dining there both nights we were there as did other staff members. It is know for its italian flare and the marinara smelled amazing at the table next to us. We...More

Thank canddlove
Reviewed 10 October 2018

My wife and I drove up from Bar Harbor to see Beautiful Downeast Maine. My wife and I had lunch here and it was very good. Fast Friendly service. The Haddock Chowder was very good. It was Greek special menu that day, so we indulged....More

Thank Corum4547
Reviewed 8 October 2018

While visiting Lubec we enjoyed eating here with casual dining, good clam & fish basket, clam chowder, and fish sandwich. Food and service was very good. Would eat here again.

Thank dlmoore305
Reviewed 26 September 2018

Great local food, casual atmosphere, attractive setting. Simple and pleasant. Indoor and outdoor seating right on the water, affording views of the FDR bridge and surrounding area.

Thank psSilverheart
Reviewed 18 September 2018

The seafood at Frank's was very good. Nothing like fresh seafood. Service was excellent and had a nice outdoor deck. Take out was also available. Prices were very reasonable. Best food in Lubec.

Thank Shaun S
Reviewed 16 September 2018

I don't like giving a bad review and maybe we hit an off day for Frank's Dockside. The service was very slow and portions were on the stingy side for the price. We also have an adult son who got food poisoning from the clam...More

Thank SEL201754
Reviewed 13 September 2018

Delicious food, great service, comfortable atmosphere. Would recommend Frank's Dockside over anywhere else in town.

Thank Wanda C
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24 July 2016|
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Response from julezblue |
In answer to my own question. Dogs are allowed on many decks/patios in Maine. Ruby was in fact allowed on this one as well as others in Lubec.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, View
Open Hours
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Water Street, Lubec, ME
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  DownEast and Acadia Maine  >  Lubec
  • Phone Number: 207-733-4484
New, wonderful atmosphere, extensive menu, watch seals as you dine
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