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43 Commercial St, Boothbay Harbor, ME 04538-1826
207-633-5692
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Cuisines: Seafood
Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Dessert
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Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Dessert
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  • English first
  • French first
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English first
Stamford, Connecticut
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

I was SOOOO disappointed to hear that the Ebb Tide had its last day in Dec 2014. While I wish the owners all the best with their retirement, we absolutely LOVED going to Ebb Tide for breakfast on our trips up to Boothbay. In fact, the last trip we had for a 4 day weekend, we literally had Ebb Tide... More 

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Sutton, Massachusetts
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

First ate at the Ebb Tide almost 50 years ago. Still there and still great. Small and homey. Don't make em like they used to.

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Carmel, Indiana
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41 reviews 41 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

A very small place in the heart of Boothbay Harbor. They are open for all 3 meals but the breakfasts are the best. Always good blueberry pancakes and vry good cinnamon rolls and blueberry muffins. It is an intimate but comfortable little place.

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Broken Arrow, Oklahoma
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29 reviews 29 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

We loved this place. The people were very friendly and the food delicious! The best blueberry pancakes we had in Maine.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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80 reviews 80 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
85 helpful votes 85 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

Visiting with friends that live in town and walked downtown looking for a place for breakfast. Most things are closed this time of year and the tourists are gone but lots of locals eat here. Breakfast was good, nothing fancy and priced right. If you want a good price, don't expect a fireworks eye popping experience and just happy with... More 

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Massachusetts
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52 reviews 52 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014 via mobile

Stopped in for lunch on a quiet Sunday. I had the fish chowder (thin broth, not that flavorful) that was packed with haddock and potatoes. Served with stale saltine crackers instead of oyster crackers. Tried the fish and chips. Don't bother. Skimpy, cut up pieces of cod with a bland batter and unimpressive crinkle cut french fries. There were more... More 

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Massillon, Ohio
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22 reviews 22 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

Stopped in the Ebb Tide Restaurant for lunch while walking around the town and so glad we did! An quaint, old-time place with great food. We had fish and fries - very good! Also had to buy one of their homemade desserts to take along - a cinnamon roll. Yummy!

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Davenport, Florida
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34 reviews 34 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

We found the Ebb Tide to be a nice place to eat while visiting Boothbay Harbor for lunch on 9/7/14. The food was tasty. The table we sat at had a nice window view of the shops on the street and part of the harbor. The prices were affordable. The waitress seemed to be on her own that day with... More 

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Greenfield, Massachusetts
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5 reviews 5 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

We were looking for a reasonably priced restaurant for a quick supper and this place looked great from the menu we viewed outside. The food was beyond bland. My husband ordered fish and chips. The fish was cut into small pieces with a greasy batter and looked more like chicken nuggets. The fries looked like something you would purchase in... More 

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5 reviews 5 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

Food was good, but if you ordered Ice Tea they charged you for another drink if you wanted a refill.

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Address: 43 Commercial St, Boothbay Harbor, ME 04538-1826
Phone Number: 207-633-5692
Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Mid Coast Maine  >  Boothbay Harbor
Cuisine: Seafood

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