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Eagles Nest

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1016 N Main St., Brewer, ME 04412
+1 207-989-7635
07:00 - 20:45
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Sun - Wed 07:00 - 19:45
Thu - Sat 07:00 - 20:45
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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231 reviews
116 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016

My grandparents ate here, my Maine relatives in Brewer, Orrington and Eddington eat here. I ate there as a kid, and returned recently to dine on a lobster roll that contained enough lobster meat to feed 3 people! Holy moly, was it good - dam wicked good. My cousin had a Haddock sandwich the size of a baseball mitt and... More 

Thank cooffwego
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

Went here as first stop, just after getting off plane, based on reviews. Sorry to say just ok for me. People seemed nice, it is a dive on the side of the road which is kind of neat, but the lobster roll was just ok, not as big as i had read about and at 20 us thought it was... More 

Thank mississippiking
Goodyear, Arizona
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101 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016

This place was a referral for me. Not fancy. Very casual. Interesting views from the window seating as you sit on top of the cliff. Lobster roll was good. Service was good. I would go back as it was a pleasant and memorable experience. I had the fish chowder which was delicious as well. You will be glad you went.... More 

Thank Chris S
Grimsby, On, Canada
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39 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016

We had supper, then breakfast the next morning while staying at the Colony Motel. Excellent food and service!

Thank Kelly- R
Rhinebeck, New York
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13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

If you are looking for ambience, this place has it in spades. It's a funky little place next to the Penobscot River that always has a full parking lot and sometimes a waiting line. It's a small place with a few old booths and table seating in the middle. The EN is known for its generous lobster roll, but equally... More 

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Bristol, Connecticut
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388 reviews
203 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016

We arrived right at one and were surprised to be seated immediately at the counter. I chose the lobster roll and was not disappointed. The lobster was tender, perfectly seasoned ands a generous serving. The fish chowder that my wife chose was a huge bowl filled with tender haddock and potatoes in a very light cream stock. Absolutely delicious. No... More 

Thank jer b
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24 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

We have been here on several occasions to give them another chance solely because everyone always says they love it. On one occasion our seafood was very overcooked and rubbery but we had great service with a super nice waitress, the second time we got takeout and again the seafood although plentiful did not taste good, and third visit the... More 

Thank Abby G
Carmel, Indiana
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80 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Our friends had been there several times. We went before heading to the airport. It doesn't look like much from the outside. There are only about 15 tables. Nice view of the river. No outside seating, you would be the river. We had the lobster roll with homemade onion rings. I think there must have been a half pound of... More 

Thank linda c
Carmel, Indiana
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

HUGE Lobster roll (1/2#+ of lightly mayonnaised large chunks of lobster). Price is high but that late lunch is so large that dinner will not be needed. Add a great view of the Penobscot River where the restaurant sits on the bank.

Thank CharlesChristensen
Harpswell, Maine
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16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

What a surprise very unassuming building that held a great meal! A little pricy but worth every penny my friend and I shared a seafood platter that was more than enough we ended up still taking some home! Friendly service not a bad wait time, don't expect anything fancy because it's far from it but it's very comfortable and worth... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Seafood
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly, View, Local cuisine
Open Hours
07:00 - 19:45
07:00 - 19:45
07:00 - 19:45
07:00 - 19:45
07:00 - 20:45
07:00 - 20:45
07:00 - 20:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1016 N Main St., Brewer, ME 04412
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Brewer
  • Phone Number: +1 207-989-7635

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?