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All 6 Bailey Island Restaurants

Morse's Cribstone Grill

1945 Harpswell Islands Rd, Bailey Island, ME 04003-2573
+1 207-833-7775
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Seafood
Good for: Scenic view
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Good for: Scenic view
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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  • Dutch first
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English first
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20 reviews 20 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

We also stayed locally at Bailey Island Motel and walked down the driveway to the main road and into the wait line for Morse's Cribstone Grill. The hostess greeted us promptly, made sure we had an idea of the wait time and showed us where to wait/be comfortable until a table cleared. The wait was worth it! The food selection... More 

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Austin, Texas
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80 reviews 80 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

Morse's Cribstone is just a short walk from Bailey Island Motel where my husband and I stayed two nights. We tried it the first night, and were so impressed with the friendly, helpful staff. My husband uses a mobility scooter, and one of the manager's (or maybe an owner) came out and helped us in a side door. Then, the... More 

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Houston, Texas
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56 reviews 56 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

Great "designer" cocktails- very unexpected but they were excellent. Steamers were great, service was fast, and we loved the waterside view. Can't believe all the times I've been to the Brunswick area, I've never been there! Will definitely go back soon!

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Wilmington, North Carolina, United States
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34 reviews 34 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Morse's Cribstone has some really good dishes...and some very disappointing dishes. We ordered the Lobster Quesadillas and expected to see some lobster. Unfortunately, the lobster was certainly lacking. It tasted good, but for the price, there should've been more lobster. The Haddock sandwich was quite good, though. Morse's has a great beer selection, wonderful views and generally pretty good food.... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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29 reviews 29 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

The special was twin lobsters cooked to perfection for under $25! So good that we ate here two nights in a row and ate the same thing. Busy even in the shoulder season so show up early if you don't want to wait for a table.

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Winter Springs, Florida
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178 reviews 178 reviews
118 restaurant reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

Twin lobsters were outstanding and scallops were the best. Ginger our waitress was a blast! Made us feel at home and treated us like family....the deserts Ina jar were sooooooooooooo good! Good location and pumpkin beer....

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Mechanicsville, Maryland
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

The lobster roll was delicious and the sweet potato fries could not have been better! We will definitely return here next time we travel to Maine.

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Norwood, New Jersey
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

A delightful family style restaurant . No reservations are but everyone waits patiently and the food is worth the wait. The lobster is pink and succulent,the meat close to the shell. Our seafood appetizers and the fun cocktails delicious.The waitresses are a combination of efficient and engaging. Get there just before sunset and you will have an experience for all... More 

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Grants Pass, Oregon
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50 reviews 50 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

Our B&B recommended Cook's Lobster House but we opted for Morse's Cribstone Grill because of the good TA reviews. It was homey with great views and we didn't need to BYOB. The service was absolutely excellent. Our server was very attentive to all our needs. My husband started with the clam chowder and declared it a winner. I started with... More 

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Long Island, New York
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

Lobsters and more lobsters! The Morse family are wonderful and very hardworking. They have a wonderful location and a diverse menu. However, the prices are a bit steep from where they used to be. Little disappointing.

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Additional Information about Morse's Cribstone Grill

Address: 1945 Harpswell Islands Rd, Bailey Island, ME 04003-2573
Phone Number: +1 207-833-7775
Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Bailey Island
Cuisine: Seafood

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