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Riverside Inn and Restaurant

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U.S. Route #1, P.O. Box 373, East Machias, ME 04630
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Riverside Inn and Restaurant
Ranked #2 of 2 East Machias B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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English first
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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Last evening was not the first time we have dined at Riverside Inn and Restaurant. The previous visits were very nice. Last evening we had a guest from MA and want to go to some place nice. The service was excellent, but the food was a disappointment. Two of us started with was was billed as large shrimp cocktails. The... More

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Worcester, Massachusetts
16 reviews 16 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

We went for the famous puffin tour in Cutler (which is fantastic), and this inn was recommended by the tour company due to it's close location. Upon booking over the phone, we were quoted a price and requested an email confirmation. However, the email did not include the discussed price, and when we arrived we were charged $20 more! He... More

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Baldwin, New York
Senior Contributor
45 reviews 45 reviews
6 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

My wife and I had dinner at the restaurant. The restaurant is small but nicely decorated with a view of the river. We were warmly greeted. Our first disappointment was that there were no lobster dishes on the menu. The rest of the menu looked quite appetizing, however. Two varieties of fresh baked herbed bread were placed on the table... More

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New Haven, Connecticut
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

Another couple we traveled with booked two rooms for my wife and I and themselves. After processing our credit cards we were shown he two rooms that shared one bathroom that required walking through the other couples bedroom to use the bathroom. We were never told this at reservation time. View of river very nice, with an eagle and harbor... More

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Ontario's Near North, Canada
13 reviews 13 reviews
8 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

We read the reviews of this Inn and upon those recommendations, decided to stay for one night. Although the views are stunning, that is about all that is worthy of a stay. Quite expensive for what is offered. We have paid less than that to stay in some outstanding Inns and B&B's. We felt cleanliness could have been much improved,... More

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Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
14 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2014

I recently tired to book this Inn for july 8th and 9th as we have plans to go on the local puffin trip. I sent an email through their on line reservation form. I received a reply to say that the room we wanted was available but the mail said it was not a confined reservation. I then received a... More

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Conway, New Hampshire
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2014

Booked a room for 2 nights, arrived on time, room and inn were cluttered and overly done with furniture and nick-knacks, the bed was so soft and short and covered with comforters that my back hurt as soon as i lay down. The breakfast was ok but the attitude of the owners was so bad that we thought they were... More

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Castine, Maine, United States
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44 reviews 44 reviews
6 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2013

My daughter and I enjoyed a few days together driving and visiting several spots along the Downeast Maine coast. We had a very comfortable room in the quaint Riverside Inn and enjoyed a delicious dinner in the dining room overlooking the river. A pre-dinner cocktail on the patio was a relaxing time after a long day of hiking and sight-seeing.

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Chicago, IL
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83 reviews 83 reviews
27 hotel reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2013

We based ourselves at the Riverside Inn for a puffin trip from nearby Cutler. It is a small B&B with attached restaurant. We spent two nights in the Mrs. Chase room which was large and homey with a big bathroom. The inn has lovely views of the Machias river with a Bald Eagle in the tree opposite one afternoon. The... More

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China, Maine
5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2013

My husband and daughter and I had dinner here two nights in a row. It was so delicious that we came back a second night! Service and food are both excellent. If you ask for a table by the window you will get an lovely view of the river and perhaps spot an eagle or osprey.

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Address: U.S. Route #1, P.O. Box 373, East Machias, ME 04630
Location: United States > Maine > DownEast and Acadia Maine > East Machias
Also Known As:
Riverside Inn And Restaurant East Machias, Maine

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