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Fisherman's Catch Restaurant

134 Harbor Rd, Wells, ME 04090-4546
+1 207-646-8780
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“fried clams” (91 reviews)
“seafood” (186 reviews)
“chowder” (86 reviews)
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134 Harbor Rd, Wells, ME 04090-4546
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Very simple but extremely friendly place. We were 7 friends talked rather loud among ourselves in Turkish but never felt strangers. The food was very tasty and fresh, service was extremely fast. A very good example that simple food can be perfect. I don’t know...More

Thank Sait K
Reviewed 4 days ago

Our last evening in Maine we found this adorable restaurant! The service was wonderful, but the food was outstanding! It was by far the best place we ate while in Maine! Thank You for such a wonderful experience!

Thank seagulls44
Reviewed 4 days ago

Just returned from a weekend trip to Maine. I was looking for a hidden gem and we certainly found one. Not much to look at from the outside but the food and service were outstanding. The chowder was great and fried clams and scallops were...More

Thank disneynut57
Reviewed 5 days ago

Small intimate casual seafood restaurant. Make reservations or you will have a wait time of at least 30 min. Clam chowder delish but it's not made of cream. The lobster comes with a small bag of miss Vickie chips and a small coleslaw. The slaw...More

Thank 5000traveller
Reviewed 6 days ago

We go here at least once a year around Mother's day. Other trips to the Maine coast usually entail follow up visits. Paper plates and towels, plastic tableware and great food at realistic prices. Friendly and helpful staff. They even split the shells on the...More

Thank tom646
Reviewed 1 week ago

I think we were the only non-locals in this place. But we were treated like everyone else. The food, prices and portions all get high marks. The ambiance is unbeatable. They are crowded and if you don't want fried food you may be better off...More

Thank CWnut
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We came here a large group with small children. They were so kind and accommodating! The ones in the party who ate seafood said it was good and there was chicken strips and other things for those who didn’t and for the small kids.

Thank Katy C
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Love Fishermans Catch. They always have fresh, well-prepared seafood and the staff is friendly and efficient. Go back as often as possible.

Thank EMConlon
Reviewed 1 February 2018

...so hard to find smelt on any menus....Maine or otherwise....but this place has it.....and it's fresh as can be.,..lightly breaded.....and delicate smelty flavor.....yummy!!!! And did I mention the Omega 3 benefits....from eating something so good???....if you've never had smelt.....IT TASTES LIKE FISH.....and that is a...More

Thank Bubs739
Reviewed 28 January 2018

off the main street of Rte 1 with great food, good prices and location at the edge of the Rachel Carson Preserve... can enjoy a variety of seafood, chowders along with salads

Thank Robert G
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2 August 2017|
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Response from crloganphila | Reviewed this property |
Never been to the other noted restaurant. But the food at Fishermans Catch fresh and simple and good. Not fancy. More of restaurant atmosphere compared to a true shack
Linda J
1 April 2017|
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Response from 642tammyw | Reviewed this property |
Last year they opened the weekend after Mother's Day.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 15 - US$ 20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 134 Harbor Rd, Wells, ME 04090-4546
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Wells
  • Phone Number: +1 207-646-8780
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