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Harborside Tavern

12 Bridge St, Boothbay Harbor, ME 04538-1869
+1 207-633-4074
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good36%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“hash” (18 reviews)
“haddock” (33 reviews)
“poutine” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, Seafood, American, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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12 Bridge St, Boothbay Harbor, ME 04538-1869
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We ate here three differnt times during our trip and the food was fantastic! We had appetizers one visit and the lobster waffle app was too die for. I know it sounds strage but it was wonderful! The next day we reutned to the deck...More

Thank Lorie b
Reviewed 1 week ago

it as been a tradition that over the years ive always landed myself here for breakfast right after the 7 hour drive it takes me to get to my favorite destination! food and people are always nice. love that i can drink a blueberry mimosa...More

Thank cortneymckown
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I recently ate dinner at the Harborside Tavern. Our appetizers and entrees were all delicious. While there are, of course, seafood options on the menu, there are a number of items for those that prefer something more carnivorous. The menu has gluten-free...More

Thank 603SmithFamily
Reviewed 2 December 2017

We ate here as a family. The pork belly tacos where excellent, the poutine was over top. The portions are very generous, we couldn't touch our entrees after our first course and ended up taking them back to the bed and breakfast were staying at....More

Thank BoyMot
Reviewed 29 November 2017

We visited Harborside Tavern a few weeks ago on a cold rainy day. We were walking on the bridge when we spotted this restaurant. We were happy to find something open in the off season. The restaurant is really nice inside. I like the lighter...More

Thank Julestwo
Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

Really enjoyed our evening meal here. Great vegetarian option and fish was superb. Service was good and our waitress was helpful with menu choices. Would certainly recommend.

Thank dromdowney
Reviewed 12 November 2017

When you arrive in Boothbay Harbor after Columbus Day you may think you can't find a top notch restaurant with a harbor view open but that is not the case. Harborside Tavern is exceptional. The menu offers local seafood prepared in new and mouth watering...More

Thank Mark G
Reviewed 18 October 2017

Great meal, service above and beyond. Diverse menu and delicious food chosen with the guidance of our bartender.

Thank mariadom
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

Halibut special very delicious. Cocktail finally very good but was forgotten and came late. It is end of season.

Thank JochenBuhler
Reviewed 9 October 2017

good food (great fish) , good service, and fun setting in downtown Boothbay Harbor. Energetic atmosphere ...

Thank Maria H
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Response from Fiona D | Property representative |
I would be happy to discuss the possibility. Please contact me directly.
29 May 2016|
Response from qartet | Reviewed this property |
Yes, this restaurant is under new ownership. We're hoping it's as good as ever!
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$ 33
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Television, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, View, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 Bridge St, Boothbay Harbor, ME 04538-1869
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Mid Coast Maine  >  Boothbay Harbor
  • Phone Number: +1 207-633-4074
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Harborside Tavern's reflects hip sensibility while also paying tribute to Boothbay's storied past. The restaurant offers the choice to observe a gorgeous harbor view on the enclosed deck, as well as a full dining room with table and booth seating.
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