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Kennebec Tavern & Marina

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119 Commercial St, Bath, ME 04530-2505
207-442-9636
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Good for:
Doing business
Entertaining clients

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  • 41
    Excellent
  • 79
    Very good
  • 35
    Average
  • 20
    Poor
  • 18
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
About half way between Portland, Maine and Quebec, Canada

A great place to stop for lunch along the river. The staff were friendly and the hamburgers delightful!

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 18, 2015
Emily G
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Good for:
  • Doing business
  • Entertaining clients
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
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193 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Central Maine
Senior Contributor
35 reviews 35 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

We were in town for a show at the Chocolate Church and had planned to grab dinner at Beale Street. Their wait was long, so we asked people in line for other recommendations and they sent us here. They said we'd get seated immediately and after a brief walk, we were. It's down on the river with great views of... More 

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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

A great place to stop for lunch along the river. The staff were friendly and the hamburgers delightful!

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greenfield
Senior Contributor
32 reviews 32 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

We were there for lunch, and it was just average. Waitstaff was efficient and friendly. Very attentive and pleasant. The food was only average and the chili was not tasty. It had a very different taste from any other chili. Nice view of the river, rest of neighborhood unattractive. Decor was simple but nice. Also, real linen napkins which was... More 

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Westchester, NY
Senior Contributor
42 reviews 42 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015 via mobile

We liked this restaurant which was opened late and directly across the street from the Hpton Inn. The food was great. They had really good seafood too.

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burton on trent, UK
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28 reviews 28 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

We found this place by accident, driving into town from Pryor House (see separate review). Really handy and disabled friendly. A warm professional welcome and a good comfy booth. The service was attentive and warm. Great choice of food and drink, it was hard to fault. It is not a pretentious joint and clearly popular with the boating fraternity. From... More 

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Wayne
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26 reviews 26 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

Went this past summer and found the overall service much improved over previous summer visits. It's always been a lovely place to sit outdoors but we found the staff to be much more attentive and friendly this time. My lobster roll was fine, but I hope they've been putting a little more thought in to how to perfect it (I'm... More 

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Tamworth, Australia
Top Contributor
61 reviews 61 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

We stayed at the Hampton Inn across from the Kennebec Tavern in Bath and arrived later in the afternoon so were running out of options for a nice dinner for the two of us. We saw the Kennebec and thought the location looked nice as it was on the water, so we asked our receptionist at the hotel what the... More 

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Top Contributor
90 reviews 90 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

The restaurant is wide open, clean and bright. Perfect for a nice lunch by the river. I understand they seat diners on an outside patio in warm weather, which round be so lovely. The food is delicious. The wait staff is very courteous.

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Bennington, Vermont
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

The menu is creative and offered something for my carnivore brother and me, a vegetarian who eats seafood. I had the Mionetti Prosecco split bottle to start. It was sweeter than I like, but would be ideal for a dessert. My brother was not happy with his high end vodka martini, straight up with a twist, but didn't complain to... More 

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Brunswick, Maine
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28 reviews 28 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Had a Birthday party at this restaurant, everyone was very helpful and efficient, the food was excellent, the service superior. They have a new chef, so if you went before and were not impressed, it is time to go back and experience the quality with this chef.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 119 Commercial St, Bath, ME 04530-2505
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Mid Coast Maine  >  Bath
  • Phone Number: 207-442-9636

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 30 - 30
  • Cuisine: American, Seafood

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Doing business, Entertaining clients
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?