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Red Barn Drive-In

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Seafood, Family Fare
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455 Riverside Dr, Augusta, ME 04330
+1 207-623-9485
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9:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Hours:
Tue - Sun 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Dining options: Delivery
Good for:
Families with children
Dining on a budget

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  • 151
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  • 21
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  • 3
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  • 2
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Fried food...well done...good portions

Fun place to visit with kids. Plenty of fried food items on menu. ..not fine dining ..just casual..picnic table style.

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 19, 2015
Stephen A
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Dining on a budget
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English first
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26 reviews 26 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015 NEW

Fun place to visit with kids. Plenty of fried food items on menu. ..not fine dining ..just casual..picnic table style.

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Gardiner, Maine
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82 reviews 82 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015 NEW

Casual dining (also picnic tables outside), friendly servers, decent prices and THE BEST seafood chowder ever! Very fresh seafood!

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18 reviews 18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015 NEW

This is hands down one of yhe best places sround to eat! The chicken is awesome....everything is delicious. You get plenty for your money and the prices are totally reasonable. The people are very friendly too! Totally recommend this place.

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Calcium
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22 reviews 22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

when you go to the red barn make sure you are very hungry. the portions are real good and you may want a doggie bag. the food is excellent and the staff is very friendly.

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chelsea,me
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361 reviews 361 reviews
275 restaurant reviews
125 helpful votes 125 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

had the sea food plate they were nice .the sea food chowder was a bit cold . the wait staff was great and quick .will go back and try the chowder again .

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Bangor, Maine
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105 reviews 105 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

I was out shopping with some friends when they said we were going to have seafood at the red barn, I was a little surprised but always willing to get some seafood, I am a true Maina. I was so so surprised when we ordered and then had our food very quickly. It was a huge portion of fried clams... More 

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Augusta, Maine
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

My wife and I have dined here several times, each time the food is good also we have a dog and are able to have her at the picnic table with us; this is one of the only places that accommodates pets in Augusta.

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Augusta, Maine
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

This place is a favorite stop for foodies near and far. The award winning stew lives up to its reputation. Always wonderful no matter what month of the year it may be. Fried clams are the best I have ever had. My grandkids love the chicken basket. And, do not forget the fried veggie platter, or ask for just the... More 

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Portland, Maine
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369 restaurant reviews
252 helpful votes 252 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

We have wanted to try the Red Barn for some time and yesterday while in Augusta on business, we finally had the chance. It was a very nice experience...lots of fried dishes on the menu...a lot of good choices. They are known for their fried chicken and seafood. We both had the haddock baskets, which came with fries snd a... More 

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Augusta, Maine, United States
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Red Barn is an excellent place for fried food. The seafood and chicken baskets are great. The portions are huge and the people are awesome.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 455 Riverside Dr, Augusta, ME 04330
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Augusta
  • Phone Number: +1 207-623-9485

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Seafood, Family Fare

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 8:00 pm

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?