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Frank's Dockside

Water Street, Lubec, ME
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good36%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Water Street, Lubec, ME
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Reviewed 26 June 2017

I've been traveling to Lubec, MaIne for about 30 years now. For the last 5 years, they have hosted the Lubec-Campobello International Marathon, which is a Boston Marathon pre-qualifier. My usual favorite place is the Water Street Tavern & Inn but it was closed so...More

3  Thank harryjohnson2014
Reviewed 23 June 2017

We had lunch here twice - the onion soup was fantastic! Service was very good and view of the harbor was great. Would definitely go back.

Thank Virginia S
Reviewed 22 June 2017

We both had seafood stew, which was very good. That and one cup of coffee was $35. The server was nice. We had a beautiful view of the water and Canada from our table. Down the street was a wonderful little museum about herring smoking.

Thank Sylvia G
Reviewed 19 June 2017

Tiny Lubec to my surprise has a master chef running a Quaint well located restaurant on the Bay of Fundy. What a delight it was to have local fresh Clams and crab in gourmet dishes as well as traditional local served ways. Lubec (Sweet) crabs...More

Thank OrdinarymanSaluda_NC
Reviewed 13 June 2017

Stopped for take out of dessert. Went inside to find out what was available and staff very helpful. Had to step back outside to takeout window (which I missed) to place order. Home made blueberry rhubarb pie. Very good!! Neat atmosphere inside. Deck seating available....More

Thank crloganphila
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

Lunch here required a short wait for a table, but that provided a chance to use a very clean restroom. Service was fast and friendly, and the menu was fairly extensive for a small kitchen. My crab roll was overflowing with fresh crabmeat, served on...More

Thank Martin B
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

If you in area a grest place for food. Many restaurants are closed M- Thursday so Frank's wins. The food is great friendly server and price right.

Thank Karen B
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

After a day on Campbello island we were hungry and Franks was recommended by a local. Very good service, nice atmosphere overlooking the water, and good food. I had the crab stuffed halibut, one of the specials and was not disappointed. Looking forward to eating...More

Thank KC8212
Reviewed 24 January 2017

Stopped here on our way out of Lubec, It's a cozy little place with Italian influence and as soon as you walk through the door you are greeted by the sounds of Frank Sinatra. We had and ocean view table with appetizers and a fried...More

Thank CroninHill
Reviewed 26 November 2016

We stopped here for a quick lunch and thought it was great! Food was very good (especially the black bean burger) and service was fast. Nice views of the water. Highly recommend.

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24 July 2016|
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Response from julezblue |
In answer to my own question. Dogs are allowed on many decks/patios in Maine. Ruby was in fact allowed on this one as well as others in Lubec.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, View
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Water Street, Lubec, ME
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  DownEast and Acadia Maine  >  Lubec
  • Phone Number: 207-733-4484
New, wonderful atmosphere, extensive menu, watch seals as you dine
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