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Old Orchard Beach Pier

Address: 2 Old Orchard Street, Old Orchard Beach, ME 04064
Phone Number: 207 934 3595
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Type: Historic sites, Beaches, Specialty shops, Nature & Parks, Sights & Landmarks, Outdoor Activities, Shopping & Fashion
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Type: Historic sites, Beaches, Specialty shops, Nature & Parks, Sights & Landmarks, Outdoor Activities, Shopping & Fashion

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Quincy, Massachusetts
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66 reviews 66 reviews
64 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015 NEW

Cool to check out and adds to the cool environment at Old Orchard but there isn't much to do on the pier and the restaurant we ate at on the very end was disappointing.

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Old Orchard Beach, Maine
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Always a good time. Live music, Lots of events. Not a fan of Hulligans but love the Pier Bar great food and great drinks!

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Pointe Claire, Canada
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

Like a travel back in time. Cotton candy, sea food and beer. Little boutiques selling nic nacs and trinkets. Fun to look through.

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Winnipeg, Canada
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30 reviews 30 reviews
8 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015

The Pier today is basically a couple of mediocre bars set on a pier. There are a few snack vendors along the way and a couple of interesting displays but it not what we remembered visiting in years gone by. It used to be a lively, open air shopping area so we were disappointed.

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Taunton, Massachusetts
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110 reviews 110 reviews
43 attraction reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

I could write a book on the history of the Pier at Old Orchard beach. Originally a Ballroom during the days of Benny Goodman ,Duke Ellington and Glenn Miller it is a market place with Restaurants and a Pub. Pizza was Good. Rustic yes but worth a look..The Old Orchard Beach Historic museum is great for a complete History lesson..

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Boston
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

Great small town tradition! Enjoyed chatting with many many locals. Perfect New Year's Eve celebration staying toasty warm on the beach!

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17 reviews 17 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

It was "ghost town" when we were there, which made it all the better. You could really take in the views without being in the hustle and bustle of tourists.

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OOB
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42 reviews 42 reviews
13 attraction reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Its heydey ended decades ago. Sadly, the views have been ruined by overbuilding cheesy shops on both sides. The end has become a bar, which often charges a cover. Better to stick to the beach and Palace Playland area.

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North Providence, Rhode Island
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15 reviews 15 reviews
12 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

great food, shop, people. fill of fun to see the beauty of the beach and area. Easy to get around the town.

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Roblin, Canada
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

A visit to Old Orchard has to include the pier. Its not long, but a great photo op and a rich tradition. Don't forget to get a Coke and a hot dog for .99. And they have bathrooms (I think you have to pay). Love this place.

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