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Red's Eats

41 Water St, Wiscasset, ME 04578-4134
+1 207-882-6128
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good17%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“lobster meat” (154 reviews)
“onion rings” (84 reviews)
“fried zucchini” (33 reviews)
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41 Water St, Wiscasset, ME 04578-4134
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The absolute best lobster rolls you will ever have guaranteed. The lunch line can be very long, but so worth the wait. You can tell this family owned business is operated with respect and pride in what they do. Very funny people and incredible sweet....More

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Deborah G, Owner at Red's Eats, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Wow!!! Thank you so much for such a nice review! It really made my day!! I hope we have the chance to see you again. Please stay well!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Red's has the best lobster roll! The amount of lobster is unbelievable and the roll is also delicious. Even their hot dogs are good. They have a nice menu if you don't care for lobster. Nice seating area around back. Our only complaint is sometimes...More

Thank JWO55
Deborah G, Owner at Red's Eats, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much!! This review means so much to us!! We truly appreciate you and look forward to your next visit! Best Always!

Reviewed 29 November 2017

I usually get to reds in the early afternoon and wait about an hour, and it is totally worth it. Grab a second roll and walk around the cutest small town in Wiscasset. The lobster roll is the sweetest, most delicious, best lobster you will...More

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Deborah G, Owner at Red's Eats, responded to this reviewResponded 1 December 2017

Dear Charlie B, Thank you so much for taking the time to write this wonderful review!! It truly makes our day to know that you have been happy with your meals at Red's Eats!! We will continue to work hard to make each and every...More

Reviewed 12 November 2017

We went the last weekend of the season that Red's Eats was open. We arrived early so our wait was minimal. All I can say is "wow" to the huge portion of fresh lobster. A must stop when in the area. Will not be disappointed....More

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Deborah G, Owner at Red's Eats, responded to this reviewResponded 13 November 2017

Thank you so much!! We so appreciate your visit and your review! So happy that you enjoyed Red's Eats! Best Wishes!

Reviewed 12 November 2017

Fresh bountiful amounts of delicious lobster on a fresh roll. Best lobster roll by far of any I have every had. Well worth the wait and the price??? Second trip to Maine in ten years and "Reds" is still as good as it was ten...More

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Deborah G, Owner at Red's Eats, responded to this reviewResponded 13 November 2017

Wow!! This means A Lot!! To know that your repeat visit was just as good....well, that's what we all strive for! Thank you for letting us know we are doing it right for your repeat visits! Our Thanks and Best wishes always!

Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

We got to Red’s at 10:30 am and there was already a line from the ordering window around the block and down the street. They served us deep fried shrimp while we waited. It took an hour to get to the window, but “oh my!”...More

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Deborah G, Owner at Red's Eats, responded to this reviewResponded 11 November 2017

Dear Ronald, Thank you so much for taking the time to write this wonderful review! It makes us so happy to know that you were pleased and we hope to see you again!! Best Always!!

Reviewed 7 November 2017

HUGE portions, fresh lobster right off the boat, all around great food, friendly staff. DEFINITELY recommend.

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Deborah G, Owner at Red's Eats, responded to this reviewResponded 8 November 2017

Thank you so much!! We truly appreciate your wonderful review! Hope to see you many more times! Best wishes!

Reviewed 7 November 2017

We decided to take a trip to Portland and the surrounding area. Red's Eats kept coming up as a "must" so we drove up from Portland on their last day of the year. We didn't have to wait more than 20-30 minutes to place our...More

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Deborah G, Owner at Red's Eats, responded to this reviewResponded 8 November 2017

Dear Charlene, Firstly, thank you so much for visiting and for your review. I am sorry that you were sick, but I have to let you know that our grease is changed every single day. We actually have changed our grease twice in one day,...More

Reviewed 30 October 2017

We visited Red's Eats in October.... yes they were still open after Columbus Day weekend. The line wasn't too long and there many friendly folks to chat with while waiting. We ordered a Lobster Roll and one of their Hot Dog Specials. Hmm, Hmm -...More

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Deborah G, Owner at Red's Eats, responded to this reviewResponded 31 October 2017

Thank you so much J H! We're so happy that you visited Red's Eats and enjoyed our Lobster Roll and our Holly Moore Dog! We hope you'll visit us again and stay well!!

Reviewed 28 October 2017

Visited Red's Eats after reading the reviews on yelp. Waited approximately 45 minutes but after tasting the food, it was well worth it. The lobster roll had probably over 8 ounces of lobster meat. They even included lobster tail meat. We had tried lobster rolls...More

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Deborah G, Owner at Red's Eats, responded to this reviewResponded 29 October 2017

Thank you! So happy that you enjoyed Red's Eat! We're so proud of our signature sandwich, Red's Lobster Roll, and equally proud of our sea scallops and Crabmeat rolls. SO happy that you agree!! Hope to see you again. Best Always!!

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Robert W
16 September 2017|
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Response from Deborah G | Property representative |
Yes....we will be open! Columbus Day is typically our last day of business, but if the weather cooperates, we'll stay open a few days longer. Please call us if it is after Columbus Day. 207-882-6128 Best wishes!!
24 July 2017|
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Response from Deborah G | Property representative |
Dear Renegade2, I am sorry that we do not ship. I would recommend Atlantic Edge Lobster in Boothbay Harbor for shipping. Ed has fabulous lobster, cooked to perfection, and I've used them to ship for guests in the past... More
Kenneth K
3 June 2017|
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Response from Barbara C | Reviewed this property |
According to the Red's Eats Facebook page, they are open Monday-Thursday from 11:30 am-8 pm & Friday-Sunday from 11:30 am-9 pm. This may change, according to season. Email address & phone number are, also, listed on the... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
View, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 41 Water St, Wiscasset, ME 04578-4134
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Mid Coast Maine  >  Wiscasset
  • Phone Number: +1 207-882-6128
Home of Maine's #1 Lobster Roll!!
Proudly serving fresh, local seafood, burgers, steaks, chicken, hotdogs, onion rings, deep fried zucchini, homemade gluten free breads, whoopie pies, blueberry cake, Green Bee Honey Sodas, Round Top ice cream and much more!
Outdoor seating at the edge of the beautiful Sheepscot River.
Check out our menu at www.redseatsmaine.com
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