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Carrier's Mainely Lobster

10 State Route 46, Bucksport, ME 04416-4701
+1 207-469-1011
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“lobster” (57 reviews)
“ice cream” (16 reviews)
“onion rings” (15 reviews)
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10 State Route 46, Bucksport, ME 04416-4701
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Reviewed 1 April 2018

Particularly love the lobster and fried clams! BJ [the owner), works very hard to produce a surperb meal!

Thank Phyllis D
Bj C, Owner at Carrier's Mainely Lobster, responded to this reviewResponded 3 April 2018

Thanks Phyllis, we try hard. Opening this year for 2018 on Sat. 4/20/18 day after the Father-Daughter dance!

Reviewed 30 September 2017

Small roadside resturant with good fried seafood. Great ice cream. You can sit outside or inside. The locals seem to really like this place.

Thank kirasky
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

Fantastic. Huge lobster rolls filled with delicious lobster. Large menu with fresh seafood. Lobster pot meals also delicious.

Thank PaBirddog
Bj C, Owner at Carrier's Mainely Lobster, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks, looking forward to seeing you again in 2018!

Reviewed 22 September 2017

First time eating a lobster roll and it was delish. The coleslaw was super fresh and the service was fast. Thumbs up on burger and fries from son as well.

Thank Dawn E
Reviewed 13 September 2017

Just your typical Maine roadside lobster place. Great lobster rolls and other seafood items. Nice picnic area.

Thank 10sJohn
Bj C, Owner at Carrier's Mainely Lobster, responded to this reviewResponded 15 September 2017

Thanks so much see you again soon.

Reviewed 7 September 2017

We originally planned on going to Crosby's but they were closed and for the season but didn't bother to take a phone call or post it to their social media. We found Carrier's on their last week and they are now our go to when...More

Thank Paul J
Reviewed 31 August 2017

We like to stop at roadside place and we were not disappointed here. Great food. We didn't have lobster and not sure why. Maybe because it was lunch time. My hubby had fried clams(one of his all time favourite things) and he said they were...More

Thank Midnitestork
Reviewed 30 August 2017

I always like these little road-side stand lobster joints, and Carrier's is the best! The lobster roll is the best around and the lobster/crab combo roll is outstanding. A little known secret: their soft-serve ice cream is outstanding! And I dare you to order the...More

Thank Marc R
Reviewed 27 August 2017

Oh my we stopped for a lobster roll and were not disappointed by theses. We got two for 27. The lobster was lightly dressed in mayo which allowed the sweet lobster meat to shine!! By far one of the best lobster rolls we've ever had!

Thank Gabbi32
Reviewed 21 August 2017

The fried food was just fried food... basically ok.but very greasy...the clam chowder was not what most people call chowder...it was clams in a thin milk broth...no texture to it...just milk with clams thrown in and no flavor...we ended up tossing chowder away. We were...More

Thank Penny S
Bj C, Owner at Carrier's Mainely Lobster, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2017

Very sorry your experience was not as expected. We have had wonderful reviews all year on the clam chowder. I am sorry it was not what you expected. If there is anything I can do let me know, as I always expect 100% satisfaction.

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8 July 2016|
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Response from Bj C | Property representative |
Prices change daily at carriers mainely lobster because we only deal with fresh product. Today the live price is 5.75#
8 July 2016|
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Response from Bj C | Property representative |
We have the largest lobster roll in the state and we catch our own lobster cook them and make the lobster rolls to order. We also have live lobsters in our tanks that you can look at or pick out your own and eat in the... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 State Route 46, Bucksport, ME 04416-4701
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  DownEast and Acadia Maine  >  Bucksport
  • Phone Number: +1 207-469-1011
  • E-mail
We are reopening April 14th, 2018 from 11am-7pm 7 days, see you soon! Carriers Mainely Lobster is a a family owned business specializing in seafood, burgers, sandwiches, fresh fish, and ice cream (hard serve and soft serve). We are a casual take-out or eat-in restaurant, renowned for Fresh seafood and excellent service! After 16 years in the fishing industry, BJ Carrier decided to start his own restaurant with his wife, Tory. Renowned for Fresh seafood and excellent service! Carrier's Mainely Restaurant was rewarded with the Bucksport Chamber of Commerce's "New Business of the Year!" We must be doing something right!
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