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Young's Lobster Pound

Mitchell Ave., Belfast, ME 04915
+1 207-338-1160
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“fresh lobster” (93 reviews)
“clams” (143 reviews)
“steamers” (70 reviews)
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Mitchell Ave., Belfast, ME 04915
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We came to Maine for lobster and found exactly that at Young's. If you're looking for a great 2.5 to 3.0 whole lobster experience, this is a wonderful place to go. Typical price for the 2 lobsters was about $80. We brought extra napkins and...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank ArtistaJulie
Reviewed 12 December 2018

Had a friend up from NYC over the summer. Was flying back to NYC and wanted to take a fresh lobster back. Within minutes, everything prepped, wrapped, and packed tight for the trip south - what a great deal. A few days prior, mom had...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank David Eric J
Reviewed 20 November 2018

Young’s remains to be one of the best restaurants in the area. The crew is great, they explain and prepare fresh seafood that is quite tasty. enclosed eating area for those few days the weather isn’t perfect in Maine.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Hobarth
Reviewed 31 October 2018

They have a variety of fresh seafood on their menu, but best of all, you can pick your own lobster. Whatever size you want (and can afford). The lobster stew is excellent with lots and lots of lobster. Staff is very accommodating and friendly. Beware...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank beebutter
Reviewed 29 October 2018 via mobile

We went on a recommendation from the owner of the B & B we stayed at. Short drive from Lincolnville. My wife and I ordered the 1 1/8 pound lobsters for 2. Man they were dynamite. The guy steamed them and cracked them for us....More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank jsmales24
Reviewed 29 October 2018

Had dinner here on a Sunday night. We had the lobster roll, lobster chowder, clam chowder and the hot dog meal (kids meal). The lobster tasted fresh, you could obviously see them in the tanks they had when ordering! Kinda cool. The chowders were just...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank xhelloworldx
Reviewed 27 October 2018 via mobile

It looks like a shack, I suppose it is a shack but don't be put off. We went for the works which is for two, the guy threw the various shellfish and two lobsters into a bit of betting, threw it in the water and...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Beverlyontheroad
Reviewed 23 October 2018

We visited Youngs Lobster Pound on our last trip to Maine. We ordered the lobster rolls and chips for a lunch meal. The roll was actually a large hamburger bun stuffed full of freshly caught lobster pieces with a yummy mayo sauce. There was so...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Thomas M
Reviewed 20 October 2018 via mobile

First, the food is terrific! We had a huge variety of dishes, including lazy man’s lobster, lobster stew, mussels corn on the cob etc. All of the dishes were wonderful cooked perfectly and the portions were overly generous. I could not carry my order in...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank HollyM1
Reviewed 19 October 2018 via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyed our lobster, clams, corn, oyster dinner for two cooked to order at Young’s. Cooked to perfection by pleasant and fun employees who made the experience very enjoyable. Will definitely return when in the area and would highly recommend. Fresh seafood available for purchase...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Lynne B
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Mary R
28 September 2017|
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Response from sdsubiologist | Reviewed this property |
Yes and there are many windows to see out at the port.
6 August 2017|
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Response from 23gretcheng | Reviewed this property |
Yes, it is pet friendly. No clue how large the lobsters go. I would call them directly.
6 August 2017|
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Response from dukeclu | Reviewed this property |
To the best of my knowledge Young's will serve any lobster that is legal in Maine. They charge by the pound on their larger lobsters.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mitchell Ave., Belfast, ME 04915
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Mid Coast Maine  >  Belfast
  • Phone Number: +1 207-338-1160
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